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April 28th, 2014
Plymouth rebounds at LaPorte
Plymouthâ€™s baseball team plated three runs in the top of the seventh to rally past host LaPorte 7-6 Saturday.
Cody Gamble got the win on the mound relieving Brayden Davidson in the seventh.
Blake Milliser doubled in the win, which pushes Plymouth to 4-6.
â€˘ PLYMOUTH 7, LaPORTE 6
Plymouth: 103 000 3 â€” 7 10 3
LaPorte: 002 004 0 â€” 6 7 2
Brayden Davidson, Cody Gamble (6, W); Jake Watterson, Nick Willoughby (7, L, 2-1).
2B: Blake Milliser (P).
Records: Plymouth 4-6, LaPorte 11-4.
Bremen beats CMA
PLYMOUTH â€” Plymouthâ€™s boys golf team is off to a strong start.
The Pilgrims opened the season Saturday with the championship at the Goshen Invitational. On Thursday they celebrated their home-opener by topping the pile in a four-way meet with Culver Military, Triton and South Bend Adams, tallying a 160 score to beat out CMA by four strokes on a blustery night at the Plymouth Country Club.
It was just the second time in head coach Ben Waymouthâ€™s tenure that the Pilgrims have been able to beat the Eagles.
Plymouth edges Logan
Plymouthâ€™s baseball team claimed a 10-9 victory over Logansport at home at Bill Nixon Field Thursday night.
The Pilgrims fell behind early but plated four runs in the bottom of the sixth, then held off Logan in the seventh for the win.
David Bacon got the win on the mound, and Cam Eveland earned the save.
Spencer MaeCroft and Jeremy Splix doubled as Plymouth racked up 16 hits in the win.
â€˘Â PLYMOUTH 10, LOGANSPORT 9
Logansport: 501 012 0 â€” 9 10 3
Plymouth: 122 104 x â€” 10 16 3
WP: David Bacon; SV: Cam Eveland; LP: Jacob Conrad
Triton tops LaVille
Tritonâ€™s girls tennis team trumped LaVille in a Northern State Conference meet Wednesday night in Bourbon, 4-1.
The Trojans surrendered just four games on the singles courts, where they swept LaVille. Carrie Slabaugh and Holly Stogsdill won at 1 doubles for the Trojans.
LaVilleâ€™s lone win came at 2 doubles in three sets, where Kelci Watts and Katie Simmons battled back for a 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 win over Michal Scherer-Berry and Cassie Irons.
Triton moves to 5-1 overall with a 2-0 conference start with the win.
â€˘ TRITON 4, LaVILLE 1
ELKHART â€” It was hard to find something not to like in Plymouthâ€™s opening game of the 2014 NLC season. The Pilgrims came out 16-6 winners and banged out 19 hits in the game. They led from first pitch to final pitch.
â€śComing after Saturday when we struggled a little bit, didnâ€™t put the ball in play very well, we did hit the ball well,â€ť said Plymouth head coach Ryan Wolfe. â€śWe were going to emphasize that tomorrow in practice, with five games coming up give the arms a little rest and get a lot of swings in, but we did hit the ball well.â€ť
BREMEN â€” Bremenâ€™s Morgan Smith has signed a letter of intent to attend Indiana Wesleyan University where she will continue an outstanding tennis career. Entering her last season at Bremen High School, Smith has been a three-time team MVP and named All-Northern State Conference each season. In addition, Smith has two sectional titles at No. 1 singles. She has been recognized as All-State Honorable Mention by the Indiana High School Tennis Coaches Association for the past two seasons and twice selected to the All-District team. â€ś
Monday, April 21
Bremen softball vs Glenn 5 p.m.
Bremen girls tennis at New Prairie 5 p.m.
Bremen baseball at Glenn 5 p.m.
Culver boys golf vs Winamac 4:15 p.m.
Culver track vs OD, Glenn 5:30 p.m.
Culver softball vs Jimtown 5 p.m.
Culver baseball at Jimtown 5 p.m.
LaVille baseball at New Prairie 5 p.m.
LaVille softball vs New Prairie 5 p.m.
Glenn girls tennis vs Knox 5:30 p.m.
Plymouth baseball at Elkhart Memorial 5 p.m.
Plymouth softball vs Elkhart Memorial 5 p.m.
Triton boys golf vs Mishawaka, Glenn at Swan Lake 4:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Triton girls tennis vs Rochester 5 p.m.
Plymouthâ€™s Miriah Brumley struck out six on her way to a shutout of John Glenn in the Lady Pilgrimsâ€™ first win of the season.
Eric Knepper went 3-for-4 with a triple, three RBI and a run scored as Bremen rallied to beat Plymouth in a baseball game last week.
Plymouth wins Goshen golf invite
Playing in their first match of the season the Plymouth varsity boys golf team brought home the hardware, defeating all 14 teams at Maplecrest in the Goshen Invitational with a team score of 318.
It was the programâ€™s first ever win at this event, and the performance was also a single stroke off Plymouthâ€™s best ever performance at Maplecrest.