Plymouth loses opener to LaPorte
Plymouth dropped its volleyball opener to powerhouse LaPorte 25-13, 25-13, 25-18 at home Tuesday.
Marissa German led the team in kills with six, while Haley Harrell led in digs and assists with 14 and nine, respectively.
German also recorded three digs and a block assist, while Amber Redinger recorded two kills and an ace, and Harrell also served up an ace.
Plymouth will host Penn at 6 p.m. Thursday.
• LAPORTE 3, PLYMOUTH 0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-18)
Kills: Marissa German 6, Emily Eveland 2, Amber Redinger 2
Aces: Haley Harrell 1, Redinger 1
Assists: Harrell 9
Block assists: Carly Baker 1, Marissa German 1
Digs: Harrell 14, Kelly Hoeffler 5, German 3
Record: Plymouth 0-1
JV score: LaPorte 2, Plymouth 0 (25-9. 25-22)
Lancers fall at Elkhart Christian
LaVille opened its season with a three-game loss on the road at Elkhart Christian Tuesday, falling 25-14, 25-8, 25-19.
Kelsey Gurtner recorded an ace, a kill and a block, while Shelby Low recorded an ace and a kill, Katie Berger passed out two assists, and Kyla Coblentz served one ace and had a great passing game with 41 passes.
The Lady Lancers will host Bethany Christian on Thursday at 6 p.m.
• ELKHART CHRISTIAN 3, LAVILLE 0 (25-14, 25-8, 25-19)
Kills: Shelby Low 1, Kelsey Gurtner 1
Aces: Low 1, Gurtner 1, Kyla Coblentz 1
Blocks: Gurtner 1
Assists: Katie Berger 1
Record: LaVille 0-1
Lions lose to Goshen
The Lady Lions played close with Goshen and even took game two 27-25, but ultimately succumbed in a season-opening loss at home Tuesday, 25-11, 25-27, 25-20, 25-12.
Bremen will play at Central Noble Thursday in a match scheduled for 6 p.m.
• GOSHEN 3, BREMEN 1 (25-11, 25-27, 25-20, 25-12)
Records: Bremen 0-1, Goshen 1-0.
Argos drops opener
The Argos High School volleyball team lost its opener to Kankakee Valley in three games Tuesday 25-9, 25-11, 25-11.
The JV Dragons also lost their opener in two games 25-8, 25-16.
• KANKAKEE VALLEY 3, ARGOS 0 (25-9, 25-11, 25-11)
At Kankakee Valley
Record: Argos 0-1
JV score: Kankakee Valley 2, Argos 0 (25-8, 25-16)
Knox moves to 2-0
The Knox volleyball team moved to 2-0 on the young season with a 3-0 victory on the road at Kouts Tuesday, 25-20, 28-26, 25-20.
Hannah Folkers and Kaitlin Zachary led the Lady Redskins in the kills with eight each, while Nikki Frasure passed out 15 assists, and Madison Whiles pulled up six digs.
Zachary also led the team in blocks with five, while Folkers recorded three aces, and Torie Elliott served up five aces with five kills.
The Lady Redskins will travel to sectional foe Kankakee Valley Thursday evening with a 5:30 p.m. CST start.
• KNOX 3, KOUTS 0 (25-20, 28-26, 25-20)
Kills: Hannah Folkers 8, Kaitlin Zachary 8, Torie Elliot 5
Assists: Nikki Frasure 15
Aces: Elliot 5, Folkers 3
Digs: Madison Whiles 6
Blocks: Zachary 5, Ashley Houston 2, Frasure 2
Record: Knox 2-0
JV score: Knox 2, Kouts 0 (25-14, 25-14)
Plymouth blanks Knox
Plymouth whitewashed Knox 7-0 in a write-in tennis match that featured four singles and three doubles matches Tuesday at Plymouth.
Lane Singleton came back from a first-set loss to edge out Austin Risner in three sets 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 at the 2 singles position, while Luke Bumpus also won in three sets at 3 singles, beating Curtis Scherer 6-2, 1-6, 6-3 in the two closest matches of the day.
Connor Flynn and Jordan Scheetz won a 7-3 tiebreaker in the opening set before putting Harrison Metz and Elliott Coad away in straight sets 7-6(3), 6-1.
Plymouth moved to 2-0 with its second victory in two days. The Pilgrims will travel to Northern Lakes Conference foe Wawasee Thursday for a 5 p.m. match.
• PLYMOUTH 7, KNOX 0
Singles: 1. Gabe Vervynckt beat Davey Johnston 6-1, 6-0; 2. Lane Singleton beat Austin Risner 4-6, 6-1, 7-5; 3. Luke Bumpus beat Curtis Scherer 6-2, 1-6, 6-3; 4. Tom Felke beat Jordan Anderson 6-2, 6-3.
Doubles: 1. Connor Flynn-Jordan Scheetz beat Harrison Metz-Elliott Coad 7-6(3), 6-1; 2. Joe Knapp-Matt Flynn beat Joe Clabough-Cody Fletcher 6-1, 6-1; 3. Connor Snyder-Kendall Fosler beat Shane Smith-Hunter Gilbert 6-0, 6-1.
Record: Plymouth 2-0.
JV Score: Knox 4-0
Bremen wins opener
Bremen won its boys tennis opener 4-1 over Tippecanoe Valley at home at DeSantis Courts Tuesday.
The Lions won at all positions except 1 singles, and in straight sets on all courts.
Bremen will hit the road Thursday for a match at Fairfield scheduled for 4:30 p.m.
• BREMEN 4, TIPPECANOE VALLEY 1
Singles: 1. Nick Kindig (TV) beat Briley Bollenbacher 6-3, 6-1; 2. Brad Foster (B) beat Tanner Neeley 6-0, 6-2; 3. Wes Burkholder (B) beat Derek Cunningham 6-2, 6-0.
Doubles: 1. Austin Huff-Nate Strehler (B) beat Robby Groom-Clayton Adamson 6-1, 6-3; 2. Joe Zeltwanger-Krent Hueni (B) beat Diego Gutierrez-Isaac 6-3, 6-2.
Records: Bremen 1-0, Tippecanoe Valley 0-1.
NorthWood tops, Bremen splits 3-way
Led by Kate Adams’ 46, NorthWood won a three-way girls golf meet with a 190 at Sprig O’Mint Tuesday, while Bremen split with a 206, and Riley finished last with a 234.
While Adams shot 46, Heidi Morganthaler and Rachel Beebe both shot 47, and Emily Myers shot 50 for the Lady Panthers.
Bremen was led by Laura Davis’ 48 and Kaylin Worthington’s 49, while Kailyn Weiss shot 51, and Lindsey Allen carded a 58 for the Lions, who move to 2-1 on the season.
Bremen will play South Bend Adams at Erskine Thursday with a 4:30 p.m. start time.
• NORTHWOOD 190, BREMEN 206, RILEY 234
At Sprig O’Mint
BREMEN (206): Laura Davis 48, Kailyn Weiss 51, Kaylin Worthington 49, Melissa Krathwohl 60, Lindsey Allen 58
NORTHWOOD (190): Heidi Morganthaler 47, Kate Adams 46, Emily Myers 50, Abby Hershberger 59, Rachel Beebe 47
RILEY (234): Jillian Busfield 65, Chloe Hensley 55, Natalie Freitag 56, Cynthia McLeod 61, Tayler Slott 62.
Records: Bremen 2-1, Northwood 4-0, Riley 3-6
Glenn splits at Elbel
The John Glenn girls golf team split its three-way match at South Bend Elbel Tuesday, shooting a season-low 233.
Northern State Conference foe New Prairie won the triangular with a 202 compared to South Bend Clay at 343. Medalist for the match was New Prairie’s Lauren O’Malley with a 47 and low for Clay was Elizabeth Arndt at 49.
Anna Dunn led Glenn with a 54 followed closely by Morgan Eggleston’s 55, while Presley Gee shot a 61, Madeleine Silvey carded a 63, and Hanna Hough shot 73.
The Falcons now own a 3-3 record on the year and will play LaPorte and LaVille at Beechwood Golf Course in LaPorte today at 4 p.m.
• NEW PRAIRIE 202, JOHN GLENN 233, CLAY 343
At Elbel Park Golf Club
GLENN (233): Morgan Eggleston 55, Anna Dunn 54, Madeleine Silvey 63, Presley Gee 61, Hanna Hough 73.
Record: Glenn 3-3
LaVille wins second straight
with late goal at Mishawaka
Jordyn Williams scored his fourth goal in two games, and LaVille moved to 2-0 on the year with a 1-0 victory at Mishawaka Tuesday.
The two teams were locked in a stalemate until Williams scored on a Craig Romano assist in the 75th minute.
Joey Vest recorded nine saves for the Lancers, while Blake Kozlowski made 16 saves as LaVille outshot Mishawaka 17-9 in the win.
• LAVILLE 1, MISHAWAKA 0
LV — Jordyn Williams (Craig Romano), 75th minute
Saves: Joey Vest (LV) 9, Blake Kozlowski (M) 16
Shots: LaVille 17, Mishawaka 9
Records: LaVille’s 2-0-0, Washington 0-1-0
JV score: LaVille 2, Mishawaka 1
Bremen won its season opener with a 4-1 victory over visiting Culver Tuesday.
Marisa Browning broke through on a Lexi Pate assist in the 35th minute to put Bremen up 1-0 going into halftime. Jenna Pfeiffer scored a quick pair of goals in the 55th and 57th minutes to keep the pressure on the Lady Cavaliers, and Heather Martin netted Bremen’s final goal in the 68th minute.
Denisha Brown put Culver on the board with an unassisted goal in the 75th minute.
Shayna Graverson had two saves and Shianne Mammon had one for the Lady Lions.
• BREMEN 4, CULVER 1
B — Marisa Browning (Lexi Pate), 35th minute
B — Jenna Pfeiffer (Heather Martin, Jasmine Schafer), 55th minute
B — Pfeiffer (unassisted), 57th minute
B — Heather Martin (unassisted), 68th minute
C — Denisha Brown (unassisted), 75th minute
Shots: Bremen 16, Culver 3
Corners: Bremen 4, Culver 2
Saves: Bremen 3 (Shayna Graverson 2, Shianne Mammon 1), Culver 15
Penalties: Bremen 4, Culver 7
Records: Bremen 1-0, Culver 0-1.