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CULVER â€” Culver Girls Academyâ€™s Anrijana Cvitkovic has received two more honors following the conclusion of her senior basketball season with the Lady Eagles.
Cvitkovic, an athletic 6-2 import from Kraljevica, Croatia, has been named to the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association/ Subway Senior All-State first team and was invited to participate in the Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top 60 Workout , the two organizations announced Wednesday.
LAKEVILLE â€” Team defense has been the recipe for LaVilleâ€™s success this postseason, but the Lancers may face an even more formidable D when they tip off against No. 7 Bowman Academy in the North Judson-San Pierre Regional this Saturday.
LaVille (18-6) takes on the Eagles (14-9) in the late semifinal at the Judson tourney, scheduled to follow the regional opener between Fort Wayne Bishop Luers (15-6) and Boone Grove (14-8) at 11 a.m. ET.
STORRS MANNSFIELD, Conn. â€” The Culver Girls Academy interscholastic polo team will compete in the United States Polo Association Girlsâ€™ National Interscholastic Championship Tournament this week at the Horsebarn Hill Arena at the University of Connecticut.
Culver faces off against wild card selectee Newport (Rhode Island) in the opener when the event kicks off Thursday as the best high school girls teams in the country compete to showcase the growing landscape of womenâ€™s polo.Â
PLYMOUTH â€” The times of this Saturdayâ€™s Plymouth Boys Basketball Regional have been changed.
Plymouth will play West Lafayette in the early game at 10:30 a.m. at The Rock with Gary Wallace set to face off against Andrean in the late game at approximately 12:30 p.m. The championship is slated for 8:30 p.m.
8th grade girls basketball
Lincoln 8th bounces back
The Lincoln eighth grade girls basketball team returned to its winning ways Monday night with a 39-22 win over visiting Boston Middle School.Â
The Lady Red Storm was paced by Nicole Horvathâ€™s 18 points, Lanae Singletonâ€™s five rebounds and Ashley Harrellâ€™s five assists.Â Hanna Hopple finished the game with seven points, and Victoria Styers added six.Â
Pilgrims guard David Lee notched 11 points with seven rebounds, six assists and two steals as Plymouth earned the Sectional 19 championship with a 74-45 win over South Bend St. Joe Saturday.
Plymouthâ€™s Nicky Davis gutted out an ankle injury to finish fourth in the all-around and lead the Pilgrims gymnastics team to a repeat regional berth and runner-up finish at the Wawasee Sectional Saturday.
PLYMOUTH â€” For the first time since 2010, Plymouthâ€™s Pilgrims are sectional champions.
The No. 6 Pilgrims used a strong fourth quarter to turn a competitive final into a runaway Saturday, defeating South Bend St. Joe by a 74-45 final to claim the Sectional 19 title on their home court at The Rock.
CULVER â€” Triton boys basketball all-time leading scorer Clay Yeo earns most of his accolades through his offensive exploits.
The long-limbed 6-foot-6 senior guard plays pretty respectable defense, too.
Yeo, who hit the tying and game-winning free throws with 25 seconds left in the Class A Sectional 51 title game Saturday, snapped up a pair of steals in the final 5 seconds to preserve No. 10 Tritonâ€™s 47-46 victory over eighth-ranked Michigan City Marquette at John R. Nelson Gymnasium.
TOPEKA â€” Prior to last week, LaVille had won just two games in the multi-class state tournament. Saturday nightâ€™s sectional championship pushes that total up to five and counting.
LaVille put on yet another defensive clinic in the second half, and the Lancers rallied back from a 21-17 halftime deficit to hand the two-time defending champion Warriors a 44-36 Sectional 35 championship defeat on their home court at Westview.