Archive - Jan 2013 - Latest Sports
BOURBON â€” Triton senior Trenton Stackhouse has signed on to continue his cross country and track careers next fall at Indiana State University.
Stackhouse has been a standout since junior high and has continued his winning ways through high school, earning a competitive name for himself among area teams and coaches.
8th grade girls basketball
Lady Red Storm 8th opens 2-0
The Lincoln eighth grade girls basketball team began its season with two consecutive the Lady Red Storm defeated Milford 49-15 and on Tuesday they ran their record to 2-0 with a 43-14 win over Wawasee.
Nicole Horvath led the team in combined scoring, averaging 19 points a game, followed by Victoria Styers at 10 points per contest.
Lincoln received strong frontcourt play from Lanae Singleton and Jenna Thomas and great guard play from Anna Bockman, Ashley Harrell and Brittani Splix.
Glenn advances through OD
John Glenn used a 14-5 third quarter to get out front by 13, and John Glenn handed host Oregon-Davis a 62-46 loss in the two teamsâ€™ boys Bi-County opener Tuesday night at The Den.
Jake Strong finished with 16, and Drew McDonald scored 11 to lead a balanced Glenn scoresheet which saw eight different players score for the Falconsâ€™ second win.
Zach Johnston finished with a game-high 23 to lead OD, while Blake Hurford and Joel Worthington finished with 11 and 10 points, respectively for the home team.
CULVER â€” Culver Community enjoyed quite the opening night against Bremen in the TCU Bi-County Basketball Tournament Tuesday.
The Cavs drilled all six of their first-quarter 3-point attempts, and junior forward Trent Elliott fired in a game-high 29 points as Culver defeated Bremen 65-57 in the boys division at John R. Nelson Gymnasium.
Culver heads to a Friday semifinal against John Glenn at 6:30 p.m. at LaVilleâ€™s Dale E. Cox Gymnasium.
BOURBON â€” The Lady Trojans started off the night with a 59-49 win over a tough Argos team, and the boys were able to complete the sweep, capping off the night with a 50-28 win in first round action of the Bi-County Tournament at the Trojan Trench Tuesday night.
TRITON 50, ARGOS 28
The Triton Trojans were able to put on a defensive showcase against the Argos Dragons, holding them to just 23.7 percent shooting from the field. They started the game on an 8-1 run and never looked back. Clay Yeo score nine of his game-high 24 in the first quarter to put the Trojans up 18-8 after one.
LAKEVILLE â€” LaVille showcased balanced offensive efforts in both games highlighted by strong performances from a pair of Bergers, and the Lancers held off two tenacious New Prairie squads in their Teachers Credit Union Bi-County openers Tuesday night.
The Lancers used a 13-1 stretch midway through the third to finally grab a little breathing room in an eventual 52-38 win in the nightcap, while the Lady Lancers started strong and held off the visitors late for a 58-49 victory in the opener at Dale E. Cox Gymnasium.
The 48th Annual Bi-County Basketball Tournaments kick off varsity action tonight at four area sites as Bremen's boys and girls hit the road for Culver Community, John Glenn heads to Oregon-Davis, Argos travels to Triton, and LaVille hosts New Prairie.
Girls games are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. EST with the boys games to follow. All subsequent tournament rounds will be hosted by LaVille, with the girls semifinals and consolations scheduled for Thursday and the boys semis and consols slated for Friday. Championships for both tournaments take place Saturday.
PLYMOUTH â€” The American Legion Post 27 Diamond Spyders training facility â€” the Sluggerâ€™s Bullpen â€” will host a skills clinic with Lansing Catholic High School Head Coach Mike Scott on Saturday.
Scott was Coach of the Year in Michigan, and his 2011 team was state runner-up. He is a graduate of Plymouth High School and a member of the 2000 Pilgrims state runner-up team. He was an all-state honorable mention as a senior and three-year All-NLC first team. At Lynn University he was an Academic All-American and team MVP in 2004.
Boys freshman basketball
Plymouth freshmen win home tourney
The Plymouth freshmen boys basketball team won their home tournament on Saturday by defeating Tippecanoe Valley in the championship, 57-20.
Braydon Davidson drained six 3-pointers and finished with 20 points to lead the Pilgrims to victory.
The young Pilgrims advanced to the championship with a 36-25 win over Bremen in the first game. Davidson led the team in the opener as well with 10 points while four other players chipped in with six points apiece.
The freshmen are now 8-3 on the season and will host Wawasee on Thursday.
Monday, Jan. 14
No events scheduled
Tuesday, Jan. 15
CMA/ CGA swimming at Warsaw 5 p.m.
CMA wrestling vs Mishawaka Marian 5:30 p.m.
CMA basketball vs Elkhart Christian 7:30 p.m.
Bremen at Culver Bi-County Girls Basketball 6:30 p.m.
Glenn at Oregon-Davis Bi-County Girls Basketball 6:30 p.m.
Argos at Triton Bi-County Girls Basketball 6:30 p.m.
New Prairie at LaVille Bi-County Girls Basketball 6:30 p.m.
Bremen at Culver Bi-County Boys Basketball 8 p.m.
Glenn at Oregon-Davis Bi-County Boys Basketball 8 p.m.
Argos at Triton Bi-County Boys Basketball 8 p.m.