Archive - Apr 27, 2013 - Latest Sports
PLYMOUTH â€” Analyzing the Plymouth Pilgrimsâ€™ Friday game with NorthWood, you could say the weather was beautiful at Bill Nixon Field.
It was hard to find much else positive as Plymouth had one of those games teams have in a long baseball season, dropping a 15-0 decision in five innings. The Pilgrims surrendered a seven spot to the Panthers â€” highlighted by a three-run homer by NorthWoodâ€™s Blake Cleveland â€” digging a hole it was hard to dig out of.
PLYMOUTH â€” Freshman Bre Martin drove in Bailey Brown on an 0-2 count for the game-winning run, and Plymouthâ€™s softball team clinched a 4-3 Northern Lakes Conference victory over visiting NorthWood Friday night.
It was the second walk-off NLC win of the week for the Lady Pilgrims, who
â€śIt was really exciting for our team to have a second walk-off victory in one weekâ€™s time, and especially for Bre to come through. It was a great play for a freshman able to execute and support her team that way,â€ť said Plymouth softball coach Haley Church.
â€śIt was exciting, a great Friday night.â€ť
Bremen shells Knox
Bremen racked up 17 hits, Knox committed six errors, and the Lady Lions polished off their hosts in five, 18-0 Friday night.
Mikayla Gardner finished 4-for-4 at the plate with three RBIs, four runs and two stolen bases.
Lexi Pate went the distance inside the circle, surrendering only three hits with six strikeouts and three walks.
Emily Molden homered and Megan Stouder tripled for Bremen in the Northern State Conference win.
Emmy Stephenson finished with two hits, and Madison Brown doubled for the Redskins.
â€˘ BREMEN 18, KNOX 0 (5 inn.)
BOURBON â€” Tritonâ€™s Northern State Conference champion girls and boys basketball teams each received three first-team selections as the 2012-13 All-NSC teams were announced this week.
Senior forward Breanna Lemler, junior guard Taylor Hatfield and sophomore guard Kylie Mason were all named for the NSC-undefeated repeat conference champion Lady Trojans, while senior guard Clay Yeo, senior post Seth Glingle and junior forward Tanner Shepherd were chosen for the Trojans, who tied for league championship honors with New Prairie.