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May 18th, 2012
BREMEN â€” Champion-ships never get old, no matter how many youâ€™ve won.
The Lady Pilgrims beat host Bremen in three flights at DeSantis Courts Friday to win the Plymouth girls tennis program a 12th straight sectional title.
Plymouth now advances to play the winner of the Warsaw Sectional at the Culver Girls Academy Regional next Tuesday, while host CGA takes on the Peru Sectional winner in the other semifinal, with the finals slated for Wednesday.
PLYMOUTH â€” Seventeen at-bats, eight runs, eight hits, eight runs batted in, five singles, two doubles and a home run.
That was the combined stat line for Plymouthâ€™s six senior baseball players in their narrow 10-9 win against John Glenn on Senior Night Friday.
â€śThe upperclassmen stepped up when we needed to tonight,â€ť said Plymouth senior Connor Flynn.Â â€śWe have faced some adversity this season and with adversity comes opportunity, and we want to use that to lead our team into the sectionals.â€ť
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth boys basketball program hosted its First annual Father/Son Clinic under new head coach Ryan Bales on May 10.
CGA wins regional
Culver Girls Academy won the Northern Indiana Girls Lacrosse Regional Friday with a 10-6 victory over visiting South Bend St. Josephâ€™s.
The Lady Eagles now advance to the state tournamentâ€™s final four.
Olivia Rabbitt notched a hat trick with three goals, while Annie Morches and Shawna Lesperance both scored two. Melissa Paluch and Saralena Barry also scored for CGA, while Kelsie Carr finished with a pair of assists, and Helen Hansen recorded 10 saves.
â€˘ CULVER GIRLS ACADEMY 10, ST. JOSEPHâ€™S 6
Northern Regional Final at Culver
PLYMOUTH â€” With 12 events already in the books, Plymouth was in serious jeopardy of having its string of six straight sectional titles broken.
Bremen, Glenn, LaVille athletes qualify for regionals
Bremen scored 33 points to finish seventh followed by John Glenn and LaVille in eighth and ninth with 23 and 20 points, respectively at the Penn Boys Track and Field Sectional Thursday.
The host Kingsmen won the meet with a score of 154 1/2.
BREMEN â€” The state tournament is all about surviving and advancing, and thatâ€™s just what Tritonâ€™s girls tennis team did Wednesday.
It wasnâ€™t the Lady Trojansâ€™ best tennis, but it was good enough to secure a 4-1 victory over LaVille in the opener at the Bremen Tennis Sectional at DeSantis Courts.
â€śIt was close because we almost did lose there at the beginning,â€ť said Triton head girls tennis coach Jennifer Potter. â€śYou canâ€™t overlook anybody.
Due to a scheduling conflict, the opening game at the Class 3A Sectional 19 baseball tournament at Plymouth was flip-flopped with a later game at the tourney.
PLYMOUTH â€” The top community college golfers from across the United States will be coming to Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth next week for the National Junior College Athletic Association Menâ€™s Division II Golf Championship.
Over 110 of the nationâ€™s best junior college golfers from a total of 43 teams will be competing in the event. Ancilla College is hosting the NJCAA finals this year and again in 2014. Practice rounds begin on Sunday, May 20 and continue through Monday. Round one action begins on Tuesday, May 22 at 7 a.m. and will conclude on Friday with round four.
PLYMOUTH â€” It was deja vu all over again for the Pilgrims.
Once again the Plymouth baseball team gave up a couple big innings to its opponent and once again defensive miscues made the difference in a 7-3 loss to the Northridge Raiders Wednesday night at Bill Nixon Field.
The Pilgrims wrapped up the their NLC schedule with the loss, sliding to a 6-8 conference finish.