February 16th, 2012
CMA cruises past Adams
Culver Military jumped out to an early 5-1 lead to cruise to an eventual 6-3 victory over visiting South Bend Adams in a varsity hockey game Wednesday at The Academies.
Brock Frazer put CMA on the board at the 7:03 mark of the first period. His goal at the 13:50 stop of the second broke a 1-1 tie, and he went on to score a hat trick. Daniel Vaughan had two goals and an assist, and Kyle Bartelman finished with a goal and two assists in the win.
‚ÄĘ¬†CULVER MILITARY (HS Varsity) 6, S.B. ADAMS 3
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ The coaches had glowing things to say about one another and about each other‚Äôs squads after the game, but the Pilgrims showed the Eagles no love at the outset on Valentine‚Äôs Day.
Plymouth used an 18-4 second quarter to jump out to a 31-11 halftime lead then held off Culver Military in the second half for a 53-36 win in a coaching showdown between Bethel products Ryan Bales and Mark Galloway Tuesday at The Rock.
Yeo scores 44 in win over Zebras
Clay Yeo scored a career-high 44 points, and Class A No. 4 Triton beat host Rochester 67-49 on the road Tuesday.
Yeo put up all of his points from two-point range as Triton won its second straight following an upset at LaVille Feb. 4.
Rochester was led by Jonathon O‚ÄôDell‚Äôs 18 points in the loss.
‚ÄĘ TRITON 67, ROCHESTER 49
Score by quarters
Triton: 19 31 49 67
Rochester: 16 28 38 49
Feb. 14, 2012
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Kennedy Robinson, 81, of Plymouth, died in the Hospice House of St. Joseph County Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. Service arrangements are incomplete at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Rev. Roy Burkhart
Feb. 11, 2012
LaFONTAINE ‚ÄĒ¬†Rev. Roy Burkhart, 90, of LaFontaine died at 11:50 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center, LaFontaine.
John A. Faber
May 17, 1922 ‚Äď February 13, 2012
PLYMOUTH ‚Äď John A. Faber, 89 went home to be with the Lord whom he had served faithfully all his life. John was born in Charlevoix, Mich. May 17, 1922 to John Peter Faber of Friesland, Holland and Floraine Sodell of Belfort, Alsace-Lorraine.
WALKERTON ‚ÄĒ The John Glenn School Corporation announced Tuesday that superintendent Richard Reese has been named the 2011 Falcon Award recipient.
A 1973 John Glenn High School graduate, Reese has been with the John Glenn School Corporation for 27 years, seven as the superintendent of schools for the corporation and 20 years as the principal for Urey Middle School.
Martha B. ‚ÄėBernice‚Äô Litton
Sept. 26, 1918-Feb. 12, 2012
KENTON, Ohio ‚ÄĒ¬†Martha B. ‚ÄúBernice‚ÄĚ Litton, 93, of Kenton, Ohio, formerly of Argos, died at 11 a.m., Feb. 12, at Hardin Memorial Hospital, in Kenton, Ohio. She had been a patient there for seven days following an extended illness.
HAMMOND ‚ÄĒ Purdue University Calumet junior and PHS graduate Alex Starr was named the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week, after joining PUC‚Äôs 1,000-point club during PUC‚Äôs 77-73 win over Trinity International on Saturday.
The weekly honor is the first of Starr‚Äôs career and the fourth for the Peregrines this season, who earned the honor a league-best six times a year ago.
Richard W. Bottorff
Aug. 22, 1917-Feb. 12, 2012
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Richard W. ‚ÄúDick‚ÄĚ Bottorff, 94, a resident of 6B Road in Plymouth, passed away at his home Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. of natural causes. Dick was a lifetime Tyner area resident who was known for his entrepreneurial spirit and quiet determination.
Dick was born the son of Floyd R. and Wilda (Sheaks) Bottorff Aug. 22, 1917 in Tyner. He was raised with his two brothers and graduated with the Tyner class of 1935.
Caleb and Angi Polando, of Plymouth, married 10 years
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Before dating websites like Match.com and Eharmony became popular, meeting people online was free ‚ÄĒ and that's how Caleb and Angi Polando met.
"It started with me and my friends trying to see how many girls we could meet (online)," said Caleb. "Angi was the one I talked to most."
To read the rest of Caleb and Angi's story, see the Feb. 14 edition of the Pilot News.
Bob and Shelley Heiden, of Plymouth, married 35 years