Archive - Feb 15, 2012 - Sports Article
PLYMOUTH â€” The coaches had glowing things to say about one another and about each otherâ€™s squads after the game, but the Pilgrims showed the Eagles no love at the outset on Valentineâ€™s Day.
Plymouth used an 18-4 second quarter to jump out to a 31-11 halftime lead then held off Culver Military in the second half for a 53-36 win in a coaching showdown between Bethel products Ryan Bales and Mark Galloway Tuesday at The Rock.
Yeo scores 44 in win over Zebras
Clay Yeo scored a career-high 44 points, and Class A No. 4 Triton beat host Rochester 67-49 on the road Tuesday.
Yeo put up all of his points from two-point range as Triton won its second straight following an upset at LaVille Feb. 4.
Rochester was led by Jonathon Oâ€™Dellâ€™s 18 points in the loss.
â€˘ TRITON 67, ROCHESTER 49
Score by quarters
Triton: 19 31 49 67
Rochester: 16 28 38 49
WALKERTON â€” The John Glenn School Corporation announced Tuesday that superintendent Richard Reese has been named the 2011 Falcon Award recipient.
A 1973 John Glenn High School graduate, Reese has been with the John Glenn School Corporation for 27 years, seven as the superintendent of schools for the corporation and 20 years as the principal for Urey Middle School.
HAMMOND â€” Purdue University Calumet junior and PHS graduate Alex Starr was named the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week, after joining PUCâ€™s 1,000-point club during PUCâ€™s 77-73 win over Trinity International on Saturday.
The weekly honor is the first of Starrâ€™s career and the fourth for the Peregrines this season, who earned the honor a league-best six times a year ago.