Archive - Sep 14, 2012 - Latest Sports
PLYMOUTH â€”Â After a pair of tough conference losses to Warsaw and Concord, every win in the NLC is a big win for Plymouthâ€™s boys tennis team.
The Pilgrims stayed competitive in the Northern Lakes Conference standings with a 4-1 defeat of visiting Goshen at home Thursday.
ELKHART â€” Plymouthâ€™s boys soccer team gave up a late goal to Elkhart Memorial, and the Rockies were forced to settle for a 1-1 Northern Lakes Conference tie on the road Thursday.
It was the second straight game where a late letdown wound up costing Plymouth after CMA handed the Rockies a narrow 2-1 loss Tuesday.
CULVER â€” As Elon University looks to build a womenâ€™s lacrosse program, the Phoenix will have the help of Culver Girls Academy standout Olivia Rabbitt.
Rabbitt, an Annapolis, Maryland native, has committed to play NCAA Division I womenâ€™s lacrosse at Elon and will be a part of the inaugural team with competition beginning in the spring of 2014 under coach Josh Hexter, former associate head coach at Duke.
ELKHART â€” The Elkhart Christian Academy girls soccer team has begun its first year in the Northern Indiana Soccer Conference with a bang, riding a four-game win streak into Thursdayâ€™s match with Argos.
But the defending NISC-champion Lady Dragons snapped the streak, scoring two goals in the first half and holding on for a 2-1 victory on the road Thursday.
Lady Trojans fall short
Triton came up short in a tough five-setter to visiting Bethany Christian Thursday night at the Trojan Trench, 25-21, 25-18, 20-25, 26-28, 15-12.
Shana Anderson tallied 13 kills with five blocks and five digs, while Breanna Lemler finished with eight kills and five blocks.
Marissa Ross recorded 26 assists and three aces, and Casey Scott led the Trojans in digs with seven.
â€˘ BETHANY CHRISTIAN 3, TRITON 2 (25-21, 25-18, 20-25, 26-28, 15-12)
Kills: Shana Anderson 13, Breanna Lemler 8
Blocks: Anderson 5, Lemler 5