Archive - Dec 2012
CULVER â€” Culver Communityâ€™s boys basketball team showed its sharing side Friday.
Displaying unselfishness and patience on the offensive end, the Cavs recorded assists on 22 of their 26 field goals, shot a blistering 63 percent from the field, stepped up to the foul line 37 times, and deposited four players in double figures in an 81-61 victory over LaCrosse at John R. Nelson Gymnasium.
ARGOS â€” The Argos Dragons beat a tough Winamac team behind a breakout performance from 6â€™6â€ť junior Ben Carter.
Carter had an all around game with 21 points, nine rebounds and three blocks, all while shooting 7-of-8 from both the field and the line. When the Warriors tried to make a push late, Carter came up big, making a couple of huge rebounds in the last minute of the game while hitting 3 of 4 from the line to help seal the win, 62-54 at home at Phil Weybright Gymnasium Friday.
Triton drops 2nd straight
Clay Yeo and Tanner Shepherd gave Triton a one-two punch, but the Trojans lost their second straight on the road at NorthWood Friday, 66-62.
Clay Yeo scored 31 points, and Tanner Shepherd chipped in 21 for Triton, which slipped to 1-2.
Jonathon Wilinson and Zach Zurcher collected 24 and 18 points, respectively for NorthWood, which saw six players score and opened at 1-0.
â€˘Â NORTHWOOD 66, TRITON 62
Score by quarters
NorthWood: 22 36 42 66
Triton: 21 36 49 62
Jerry A. Wiggins
Nov. 28, 2012
WARSAW â€”Â Jerry A. Wiggins, 55, of Warsaw died at 12:15 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28 at his residence.
Surviving is his wife, Nancy Keller; daughters, Stephanie (Dave) Snyder, Argos, Jade (Simon) Weinstein, Chicago, Ill., Jamie Wiggins, Nappanee; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; his parents, Earl and Mardell Wiggins, Wakarusa; sister, Kathy (Gary) Angleymyer, Wakarusa; and brother Denny (Colleen) Wiggins, Wakarusa.
Rowland G. Morken
Feb. 17, 1926-Sept. 25, 2012
WINFIELD, Ill. â€”Â Rowland (Rol) Morken, was born Feb. 17, 1926 in Chicago, Ill. to Marie and Jens Morken. Rol had no siblings. He grew up in Elmwood Park, Ill. lived in Elmhurst, Ill. and Winfield, Ill., before retiring in Naples, Fla.
He married his ever loving wife Marceline (Helms) Morken Feb. 19, 1949 in Saint Michael Church, Plymouth. Rol and Marcy had five children: Karen (Dennis) Calay, Julianne, Nancy (Jim) Rigney, Cathy (Kenny) Wyrick, and Steve (Karen) Morken. He greatly enjoyed his 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
July 26, 1932-Nov. 27, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Carl A. Alberts Jr., 80, of Plymouth, passed away at 11:34 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Kindred Hospital Northern Indiana in Mishawaka.