Archive - Jul 2012
EUGENE, Ore. â€“ Now, all Morgan Uceny has to do is win an Olympic Gold Medal.
Donâ€™t laugh. Itâ€™s a distinct possibility.
The 2003 Plymouth High School grad dominated a loaded field and earned a trip to the London Olympics by winning the womenâ€™s 1,500-meter run Sunday at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Before a nationwide television audience, Uceny bided her time for three laps, then surged to victory with a determined homestretch sprint down the famed track at the University of Oregon.
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Plymouth Post 27 bounced back after a tough loss on Thursday with two convincing wins in a doubleheader against Mishawaka Post 161 at Bill Nixon Field on Saturday.
The Diamond Spyders rode two good pitching performances and capitalized on some hits and Post 161 errors to secure the victories.
PLYMOUTH 13, MISHAWAKA 0
Clayton Adamson took the mound in game one for Plymouth and was on top of his game.Â He threw a complete game shutout, allowing only two Mishawaka hits in five innings of work on the hill.Â He walked one and struck out four hitters for the victory.
On Wednesday, July 11, the Center for Culver History will host an art opening for a collection of mixed-media work created by summer resident Sammie Starkey,of the Ball family. The work is a collection of 12 collages composed of familymemorabilia (such as letters and journal entries), layered under the artist's ink drawings based upon family photographs.