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Glenn tops, Judson splits 3-way
John Glennâ€™s girls golf team moved to 4-0 in its nine-hole season with wins over North Judson and LaLumiere on the Lady Falconsâ€™ home course at Indiana National Wednesday, while Judson earned the split with a victory over LaLumiere.
Freshman Anna Schmeltz and number five golfer Kaylee Matz led Glenn with a pair of 48s at the three-way, while Morgan Eggleston carded 52, and Emma Reese shot 54 for Glenn, which put up a team score of 2-2 toy beat out Judsonâ€™s 246 and LaLumiereâ€™s 306. Madeleine Silver shot 56 for the Falcons.
WALKERTON â€” Skeet shooting runs in the Keldsen family. And so, apparently, does winning national championships.
NorthWood, Plymouth compete at Twin Lakes Invite
NorthWood and Plymouth competed at the Twin Lakes Invitational at the Tippecanoe Country Club Monday, with the Lady Panthers coming in second with a 353, and Plymouth finishing seventh with a 381 score. Lafayette Jefferson won the invite with a dominant 333.
NorthWood was led by Heidi Morganthalerâ€™s second-place score of 78, while Linnzie Richner and Summer Stillson shot 86 and 89 respectively, and Kayla Stankovich carded 101. Baillie Richner turned in a 107.
Monday, Aug. 12
Plymouth girls golf at Twin Lakes Invite 8 a.m.
Triton girls golf vs Whitko, North Miami at Rozella-Ford 9 a.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 13
Bremen boys tennis at Goshen scrimmage 4:30 p.m.
Bremen, Plymouth girls golf at New Prairie Invite 8:30 a.m.
LaVille girls golf at Wawasee 4:30 p.m.
Triton girls golf at New Prairie Invite 8:30 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
Glenn girls golf vs North Judson 5:30 p.m.
LaVille volleyball at South Bend Riley scrimmage 5 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 15
Bremen girls golf vs Knox at Sprig O'Mint 5:30 p.m.
WALKERTON â€” Ron Chapman got the â€śbugâ€ť when he was 10-11 years old. That bug was a passion for harness racing.
After spending more than half of his life breeding, training and driving Standardbred trotters and pacers, Chapman is still a fan as well as an active participant. His newest project is two-year-old filly TC Scandal.
PLYMOUTH â€” Tony Stewart may not be able to drive his sprint car at Plymouth Speedway during the inaugural Bob Newton Hoosier Tire Classic on Aug. 17, but NASCAR driver and racing analyst Kenny Wallace will be there wheeling his Modified car.
Wallace was saddened to hear that Stewart had to cancel his opportunity to race at Plymouth Speedway after sustaining a broken leg in a late crash in a sprint car race at Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa, Iowa on Monday night and will race in Stewartâ€™s honor at the Bob Newton Classic.
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Three area student-athletes have been nominated to the IHSAAâ€™s 2013-14 Student Advisory Committee.
Plymouth tops 3-way field at home course
Plymouthâ€™s girls golf team opened its nine-hole schedule with a three-way meet at home at the Plymouth Country Club Thursday, and the Lady Pilgrims carded a 196 to beat out Mishawaka Marianâ€™s 207 and Winamacâ€™s 241.
Kelly Henderson carded 44 to lead the Pilgrims a day after sitting out the Plymouth Invitational, while Emily Denney shot 48. Morgan Oberly and Megan Egierski turned in respective scores of 50 and 54 to complete the home teamâ€™s score, and Makayla Fox shot 59.
PLYMOUTH â€” After earning a trio of regional berths last season, three area girls golf teams are hoping to pick up where they left off last fall.
While Penn won with a 310 led by Kari Bellvilleâ€™s low medalist 71, NorthWood carded a 358 for runner-up honors at the Plymouth Invitational Wednesday. The host Lady Pilgrims turned in a 412 for seventh place, meanwhile, and John Glenn finished five strokes back in eighth place at the Plymouth Country Club.
PLYMOUTH â€” Mondayâ€™s accident in Iowa has sidelined Tony Stewartâ€™s scheduled appearance at the Plymouth Speedway Aug. 17.