Archive - Sep 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” Courtney Hersick finished with a Texas hat trick, the Plymouth offense poured on the pressure from the opening whistle to the closing buzzer, and the Lady Rockies snapped a three-game skid with a lopsided 9-0 win over visiting John Glenn Monday.
Hersick opened and closed the scoring while notching four goals at Mondayâ€™s contest, putting Plymouth on the board with an unassisted run in the second minute, and dribbling one in from in close with just a few seconds remaining to seal the Lady Rockies the victory at home at Kindt Field.
CULVER â€” Culver Academyâ€™s Head Coach Andy Dorrel has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, a program presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.
Dorrel was selected after his Eagles defeated Lafayette Central Catholic, ending a 48-game win streak dating back to 2008.
The Culver Academy Eagles improved to 3-1 on the season with a thrilling 14-12 win over Class A No. 1 ranked Lafayette Central Catholic on Friday night at historic Oliver Field in Culver, ending the Knightsâ€™ 48-game winning streak.
Hodges bros come up big in Wabash win
Former Plymouth Rockie Austin Hodges came down with two interceptions, including one for a game-sealing score as Wabash College opened its season with a win over host Hanover Saturday, 33-12.
Hodges returned his second interception of the game 39 yards for a touchdown with 3:59 remaining to put the game out of reach. He also recorded four solo tackles and an assist.
LAPAZ â€” Justin Haining and Nicole Martin were arrested August 29 by Marshall County Police after they were spotted on a surveillance video making purchases at local establishments with stolen credit cards. The cards had been stolen from an individual's vehicle in the 300 block of Vandalia Street in LaPaz. Haining and Martin were taken into custody and lodged at the Marshall County Jail. They are currently being held for theft, fraud, and forgery, and have been given a $10,000 cash bond.
CULVER â€“ KB, one of the hottest new names in Christian rap, will be performing in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, at Eppley Auditorium on the Culver Academies campus.
â€śBack to School Kickoff with KBâ€ť is open to the public. Tickets are $5 and available at the door, which open at 7 p.m.
The concert is sponsored by the Academiesâ€™ Spiritual Life department. KBâ€™s debut album Weight & Glory was released last month and sky-rocketed overnight to the No. 2 hip-hop album on all of iTunes.
PLYMOUTH â€” On Friday, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan released the list of 2012 National Blue Ribbon Schools. Webster Elementary in Plymouth was among those receiving the honor.
Only eight schools in Indiana were nominated for the award.
In the past, Webster has been named a Four-Star School twice and was awarded a Title I Student Achievement Award.
Duncan recognized only 269 schools with the award based on the overall academic excellence or for making progress in improving student academic achievement levels.
Monday, Sept. 10
Bremen boys tennis vs Triton 4:30 p.m.
Bremen boys soccer vs LaVille 5 p.m.
CMA boys tennis vs Riley 5 p.m.
CGA volleyball at Culver 7 p.m.
CGA girls golf vs Plymouth/ Adams 5 p.m.
CGA girls soccer at Elkhart Christian 6:30 p.m.
Glenn boys soccer vs Mishawaka 5 p.m.
Glenn girls soccer at Plymouth 5 p.m.
LaVille girls golf vs Tippecanoe Valley at Swan Lake 4:30 p.m.
LaVille boys tennis at LaLumiere 5:30 p.m.
Plymouth volleyball at Marian 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 11
Culver cross country vs LaVille/ OD/ Lakeland at LaVille 5:30 p.m.
Plymouth quarterback Ike Kastner recorded 220 rushing yards with three touchdowns and a two-point conversion while guiding the Rockies to a 34-0 Northern Lakes Conference win at Northridge Friday.
LaVille freshman Lauren Read shot a 91 to beat out the field by five strokes and earn the individual Northern State Conference championship at the NSC Girls Golf Meet Saturday.
NorthWood takes 2nd, Plymouth 4th at NLC meet
Warsaw won the Northern Lakes Conference meet with a 373, while NorthWood finished second with a 381 to finish in a two-way tie for the overall conference championship Saturday at Bent Oak. Plymouth placed fourth with a score of 400 at the NLC meet, meanwhile.
The Lady Pilgrims were led by Emily Bergerâ€™s 88, while Lauren Rearick shot a 101, Kelly Henderson turned in a 105, and Emily Denney carded a 106.