Archive - Oct 2010
BOURBON âÂ With one last flying leap Triton defensive back Zak Shively spread out over the goal line for a third-quarter go-ahead touchdown.
From there, the junior quarterback half of the âZak Attackâ took over for the Trojans.
For the game, Shively threw a trio of touchdown passes â one each to Jordan Koontz, Jake Tutorow, and Taran Kennedy â rushed untouched for an 18-yard score, and plunged in for a 2-point conversion following his 19-yard fumble return to lead the Trojans to a 34-19 win over visiting West Central in Class A Sectional 33 first-round action Friday.
WALKERTON â It wasnât the sectional start John Glenn wanted, but the Falcons will take it.
Down a pair of starters and coming off a Northern State Conference championship loss and a two-day break, Glenn got off to a bumpy start Friday.
PLYMOUTH â They say it is a game of inches, and Plymouthâs Rockies certainly believe that this morning.
After a valiant effort against a very talented and athletic South Bend Washington team the Rockies watched a 40-yard field goal attempt by the Panthersâ Cesar Mercado hit the cross bar, bounce in the air and fall good, ending a season of maniacal ups and downs in a 31-29 final score.
BREMEN âÂ Heroes are made in the postseason, and Bremenâs Braxston Miller became one in Friday nightâs Class 2A Sectional 26 opener.
After a Whitko field goal to start overtime, Millerâs 3-yard touchdown gave Bremen a 20-14 victory to put the Lions in the second round against Fairfield, a 45-0 winner over Woodlan.
âItâs just too much, and the crowd just went wild,â Miller said of his game-winning score. âItâs just overwhelming. Itâs awesome.â
Bremen coach Bob Holmes was ecstatic with how his team came through in the clutch.
LAKE STATION â Culver put up 21 points in the first quarter en route to a 49-7 thrashing of Lake Station in the Cavaliers' Class A, Sectional 33 opener on the road Friday.
Michael Salary finished with two touchdowns and a game-leading 151 yards rushing, while Cole Flora scored another two touchdowns and rushed for 104 yards for the defending sectional champions.
Collin Stevens and Tucker Schultz also scored for the Cavs, who outrushed their hosts 436-139 yards.
Culver will host Whiting â which beat LaVille 42-13 Friday â next week.
LOS ANGELES, CA â Monday night Plymouth High School graduate Tyler Langdon will have his moment.
Heâll walk the âred carpetâ with the likes of Sylvester Stallone and Sean Penn on his way to accepting the Hollywood Discovery Award as part of this yearâs Hollywood Film Festival.
July 31, 1913 â October 21, 2010
Â PLYMOUTH â Mildred A. (Bradley) Phillips, 97, a kind and gentle person, followed the path that God had laid for her at 9:50 a.m. Thursday, October 21, 2010.
A lifetime Marshall County resident, Mildred was a resident at the Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home in Plymouth where she passed after experiencing declining health the past two years.
Mildred was born on July 31, 1913, in Bremen, Indiana the daughter of Elsa Lee and Eva Ellen (Welch) Barts.Â The family moved to Plymouth and she graduated from Lincoln High School with the Class of 1931.
Virginia Mae Schaal
Oct. 20, 2010
SOUTH BEND âÂ Virginia Mae Schaal, 84, of South Bend passed away Oct. 20, 2010 in her home.
She is survived by her husband, Gale A. Schaal; daughters, Patricia Hanson, Kathleen Burcham and Robyn Himes; sons, John M. Schaal, William Schaal and Charles Schaal; 14 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and brothers, Lewie Evans and R. Allen Evans.
Plymouth Park Departmentâs annual âHaunted Groundsâ at the Conservation Clubhouse was busy Thursday night. Alexander Rhoads tosses a ring over witchesâ hats for candy.
LOS ANGELES â Plymouthâs Tyler Langdon is glad that things are getting back to normal â at least as ânormalâ as an actorâs life can be.
âItâs been the most stressful two weeks of my life,â he said with a laugh. âEvery free moment has been filled with being on Facebook, emailing, reminding people to vote for me. Now I have to catch up with all the things I didnât do. Iâm sure I have about a billion e-mails to catch up on.â
Langdon was one of the finalists for the Hollywood Discovery Award â part of the Hollywood Movie Award portion of the Hollywood Film Festivalâs week of activities.