August 23rd, 2011
LAKEVILLE â€” While LaVille may not have started off quite as fast as it wouldâ€™ve liked, once the Lancers got rolling, they dominated.
A veteran Lancers squad opened its Northern State Conference schedule with a win Monday as it handed visiting Culver a 9-3 defeat at Newton Park.
Consistent Bremen beats NSC foe LaVille
Laura Davis and Kailyn Weiss turned in dual 51s to lead Bremen, and the Lady Lions handed LaVille a 208-273 loss in a Northern State Conference girls golf match-up on the front nine of the Lady Lionsâ€™ home course at Sprig Oâ€™Mint Monday.
Kayleigh Daily shot a 52 to finish close behind Davis and Weiss, while Kaylin Worthington carded a 54 as Bremenâ€™s top four golfers all finished within three strokes of one another. The Lions moved to 4-1 in dual meets this season.
Donations are still needed to fund the metal plaque to attach to the boulder for the Chief Nas-wau-kee historical marker at Lake Maxinkuckee. The dedication will be September 16 at 5 p.m. The boulder was placed and landscaped by Boy Scout Bryan McKinney for his Eagle award.
The plaque will be 20x24 inches and cost $750. To donate to help pay for the Nas-wau-kee plaque, please send check to Potawatomi Trail of Death Assn., Fulton Co. Hist. Soc, 37 E 375 N, Rochester IN 46975. FCHS is a not-for-profit 501( c ) 3 corporation so donations are tax deductible.
PLYMOUTH â€”Jim Kubley, 26, son of Dr. Rod and Sue Kubley and a 2004 graduate of Plymouth High School, is home for a short visit following a 27 month stint with the Peace Corps.
Jim graduated from Bethel College in 2008 having majored in Economics and Business Administration.
He took some time off, volunteering at the Boys & Girls Club before receiving his nomination and invitation to join the Peace Corps.
ARGOS â€” The Argos girls soccer team dropped a 3-1 decision to Kankakee Valley Saturday.
The Kougars got a great start from Hannah Wilder, who scored twice in the first half. Natalie Lotz put a damper on hopes for a Dragon rally with a score just before the half to put the visitors up 3-0.
SOUTH BEND â€” Two local athletes will be in the lineup as the first-ever Indiana University South Bend varsity volleyball team hits the court for its opener against Purdue Calumet on Thursday.
Culver Community freshman opposite hitter Patrice McBee, and NorthWood sophomore defensive specialist Bethany Brewer will be on IUSBâ€™s inaugural squad for the 2011 season.
A group of Culver Academies students and faculty will spend 10 days in Edinburgh, Scotland this month as part of a prestigious invitation from the American High School Theatre Festival to The Fringe, the worldâ€™s largest performing arts festival.
According to Culverâ€™s theatre director, Richard Coven, Culver will be one of just 15 high schools representing North America (including two Canadian and one Mexican school) at the festival, which will host some 2,500 different shows over three weeks in August. The trip will be Culverâ€™s second invitation to the event, the first being in 2005.
BREMEN â€” Braxston Miller was rock solid Friday night.
The 5-foot-11, 198-pound senior back rambled 20 times for 142 yards and two touchdowns, helping Bremen post a 21-8 victory over Plymouth in high school football action at a packed Don Bunge Field.
Miller scored on runs of nine and five yards as the Lions (1-0) ended a 14-game losing streak to Plymouth (0-1).
Senior quarterback Nate Leeper tossed for 88 yards and one score to lead Bremen to its first win over the Rockies since 1988.
BOURBON â€”Â Triton's football team never quite found a way to dam Hoover, or any other Caston player for that matter.
Caston senior running back Trevor Hoover tore up 188 rushing yards on 19 carries and scored three touchdowns to lead the visiting Comets to a 49-28 season-opening win Friday.
All told, Caston, which scored 21 unanswered points to open the game, piled up 378 total yards â€”Â 355 on the ground â€”Â and sent five different players into the end zone behind a dominating offensive line.
CULVER â€” Seven yards, a few inches, one play.
Whichever numbers you measure by, Culver Community came up just short in a 26-21 loss to visiting West Central Friday.