Plymouth blanks Rochester
Plymouth handed visiting Rochester a 5-0 defeat Tuesday at Centennial Park.
The Pilgrims surrendered just three games while winning straight sets at 1 and 3 singles and on both doubles courts. Tom Felke rallied back from a loss in the opening set to finish off Brandt Eyteheson in a close match at 2 singles, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2.
Plymouth improves to 4-1 and travels to Triton Wednesday.
• PLYMOUTH 5, ROCHESTER 0
SINGLES: 1. Gabe Vervynckt beat Jonathon Phoun, 6-0, 6-0; 2. Tom Felke beat Brandt Eyteheson, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2; 3. John Hunter beat Markis Suiley, 6-0, 6-0.
DOUBLES: 1. Matt Flynn-Jack Holloway beat Andy Feldman-Justin Schroder, 6-1, 6-0; 2. Kameron Eisehour-Kendall Fosler beat Levi Brown-Alec Holland, 6-1, 6-1.
Records: Plymouth 4-1.
Trojans shut down Lancers
Triton shut out Northern State Conference foe LaVille without giving up a single game Tuesday at LaVille.
The Trojans remain unbeaten in conference play at 2-0 with a 3-1 overall mark.
LaVille slips to an 0-2 start with the NSC schedule-opening loss.
• TRITON 5, LaVILLE 0
SINGLES: 1. Jeff Ross beat Brandon Haisley 6-0, 6-0; 2. Dean Howdeshell beat Matt Dickson 6-0, 6-0; 3. Jared Fisher beat Pierce Frick 6-0, 6-0.
DOUBLES: 1. Pete Kauffman-Lucas Shafer beat Adam Baker-Chris Nicodemus 6-0, 6-0; 2. Darren Harrell-Jake Oldham beat Eric Eggerbrecht-Dennis Feitz 6-0, 6-0.
Records: Triton 3-1 (2-0 NSC), LaVille 0-2 (0-1 NSC)
Knox tops Glenn
Knox handed John Glenn losses on all courts in Northern State Conference play at Knox Tuesday.
Both doubles matches went to three sets as Joe Clabough and Cody Fletcher beat Ben Weiss and Evan Rhodes, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 on the 1 doubles court, and Damon Richie and Curtis Scherer handed Calvin Kretchmer and Drew McDonald a 6-4, 0-6, 6-3 loss in the 2 doubles match.
• KNOX 5, JOHN GLENN 0
SINGLES: 1. Davey Johnson beat Joe Jaworski, 6-2, 6-1; 2. Jordan Anderson beat Hunter Jaworski, 6-0, 6-4; 3. Hunter Gilbert beat Drew Sheffer, 6-4, 6-1.
DOUBLES: 1. Joe Clabough-Cody Fletcher beat Ben Weiss-Evan Rhodes, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4; 2. Damon Richie-Curtis Scherer beat Calvin Kretchmer-Drew McDonald, 6-4, 0-6, 6-3.
Records: Knox 4-2 (2-1 NSC)
JV score: Glenn 2, Knox 0.
Bremen beats Riley in three
Bremen’s volleyball team handed visiting Riley a loss in the minimum of games Tuesday, 25-13, 25-10, 25-21.
Cassie Sears finished with seven kills and four blocks, while Brooke Baker recorded four kills and four blocks for Bremen. Sabrina Gilley passed out nine assists and served up five aces, and Chelsea Huppert recorded seven set assists with three aces.
• BREMEN 3, RILEY 0 (25-13, 25-10, 25-21)
Kills: Cassie Sears 7, Brooke Baker 4
Blocks: Baker 4, Sears 4
Assists: Sabrina Gilley 9, Chelsea Huppert 7
Aces: Gilley 5, Huppert 3
Digs: Brooke Fitch 4
Records: Bremen 2-3
CGA wins easily at Lakeland Christian
Culver Girls Academy grabbed a lopsided win on the road at Lakeland Christian Tuesday, beating its hosts 25-7, 25-6, 25-12.
Torrie Christlieb finished with eight kills and seven blocks at the match, while Paige Baldacci had a strong all around outing with five kills, 19 assists and seven digs.
Olivia Severs and Abby Jeffirs each served four aces, and Jamie Madison recorded nine digs for the Lady Eagles, who moved to 3-1.
• CULVER GIRLS ACADEMY 3,
LAKELAND CHRISTIAN 0 (25-7, 25-6, 25-12)
At Lakeland Christian
Kills: Torrie Christlieb 8, Paige Baldacci 5
Blocks: Christlieb 7, Rita Zambon 4
Assists: Baldacci 19
Aces: Olivia Sever 4, Abby Jeffirs 4
Digs: Jamie Madison 9, Baldacci 7,
Record: Culver Girls Academy 3-1
JV score: Culver Girls Academy 2, Lakeland Christian 0 (25-23, 25-18)
Knox hands Triton NSC loss
Knox handed visiting Triton a 25-17, 25-19, 25-21 defeat in a Northern State Conference match at Knox Tuesday.
Kaitlin Zachary put away 11 kills with four aces in the win, while Cara Hasnerl recorded five assists and four aces, Nikki Frasure finished with 16 assists, and Madison Whiles tallied 12 digs.
Shana Anderson led Triton with six kills and five digs, and Marissa Ross recorded seven assists and four digs.
• KNOX 3, TRITON 0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-21)
Kills: Shana Anderson 6, Breanna Lemler 3
Assists: Marissa Ross 7
Digs: Anderson 5, Ross 4
Kills: Kaitlin Zachary 11, Torie Elliott 9
Assists: Nikki Frasure 16, Cara Hasnerl 5
Aces: Zachary 4, Hasnerl 4
Digs: Madison Whiles 12
Records: Knox 5-4 overall, 1-0 NSC
JV score: Knox beat Triton, 25-13, 25-16
Boys cross country
Lions outpace three-way field
Thomas Dean led the Lions with a first-place finish, and Bremen beat both Triton and LaVille in a three-way Northern State Conference meet at LaVille Tuesday.
Dean finished first in 17:49, and teammates Kris Wickens and Bryan Starcevich were second and third, respectively, for Bremen.
Trent Stackhouse, Trent Cooper and Bryce Wanemacher finished in order in fourth through sixth place for the Trojans, who split the meet.
Michael Minarik led the Lancers in 13th, followed by Isaac Godshalk and Brandon Styers.
• BREMEN 23, TRITON 32, LaVILLE 73
Top 10: 1. Thomas Dean (B) 17:49, 2. Kris Wickens (B) 18:42, 3. Bryan Starcevich (B) 18:44, 4. Trent Stackhouse (T) 18:47, 5. Trent Cooper (T) 18:57, 6. Bryce Wanemacher (T) 19:18, 7. Matt Fox (B) 19:19, 8. Landon Kaufman (T) 19:42, 9. Derek Johnston (T) 20:08, 10. Cole Spaid (B) 21:08.
Girls cross country
Lady Lions trump Triton
Sara Slabaugh and Brooke Bahr went one-two, and Bremen beat Triton in a three-way meet at LaVille Tuesday.
Slabaugh clocked a 21:12 to win the race, and Bahr finished less than half a minute later.
Allie Kann paced Triton with a third-place finish in 21:53, followed by teammate Lexi Miller in fourth.
Allie Wolff ran for the Lady Lancers, placing ninth in 26:05.
• BREMEN 21, TRITON 39, LaVILLE NS
Top 10: 1. Sara Slabaugh (B) 21:12, 2. Brooke Bahr (B) 21:41, 3. Allie Kann (T) 21:53, 4. Lexi Miller (T) 23:50, 5. Brittney Sahlhoff (B) 23:55, 6. Jorgi Klockow (B) 24:19, 7. Ashley Sahlhoff (B) 25:17, 8. Autumn Kann (T) 25:49, 9. Allie Wolff (L) 26:05, 10. Taylor Hatfield (T) 26:25.
Argos shuts out LaVille
Damon Binkley scored twice, five different Dragons notched goals, and Argos shut out host LaVille 6-0 at Newton Park Tuesday.
Binkley put the visitors on the board in the 30th minute for the Dragons’ only goal of the first half, then again in the 58th minute — again off a Zach Stockman assist — following a Dominic Cataldo goal in the 43rd minute.
Argos outshot LaVille 9-1 in the win, which pushes the Dragons to 3-1.
• ARGOS 6, LaVILLE 0
A — Damon Binkley (Zach Stockman), 30th minute
A — Dominic Cataldo (Max Bailey) 43rd minute
A — Binkley (Stockman) 58th minute
A — Chase Brown, 60th minute
A — Taylor Ogle (penalty kick) 62nd minute
A — Zach Stockman, 65th minute.
Shots: Argos 9, LaVille 1
Saves: Argos 1 (Jacob Mechling), LaVille 3 (Jeff Haygood)
Corner kicks: Argos 3, LaVille 1
Records: Argos 3-1
Glenn keeps Culver winless
John Glenn beat visiting Culver 5-1 in a Northern State Conference contest in Walkerton.
James Frey scored once with two assists, while Mark Einhorn, Ian Stull, Alex Crump and Barry West also scored for the Falcons, who improved to 3-1-1.
Culver slips to 0-3 on the season.
• JOHN GLENN 5, CULVER 1
JG — Mark Einhorn
JG — Ian Stull (A.J. Strycker)
C — Name Not Given
JG — James Frey
JG — Alex Crump (Frey)
JG — Barry West (Frey)
Records: Glenn 3-1-1, Culver 0-3.
JV Rockies win
The Plymouth JV Rockies football team hosted Fairfield Saturday morning at the Rockpile and came away with a 49-0 win.
The offense was led by quarterback John Stillson and running backs C.C. Bastardo and Taylor Fulton. All three scored rushing touchdowns, and Fulton added a punt return score.
The defensive shutout was led by Caleb Wiers, Jeremy Wood and Chaz Scruggs. Jacob LaFree was a perfect 7-for-7 on the extra point kicks.
The 2-0 Rockies play at Warsaw this Saturday.
Men’s college soccer
Ancilla earns 2-2 tie in opener
he Chargers opened their 2012 season hosting Cuyahoga Community College this past weekend, coming away with a 2-2 tie following a 90-minute regulation game and two 10-minute overtime periods.
Cuyahoga opened the scoring in the first half off a set piece. Newcomer Dominic Harris brought the Chargers back with a scrappy goal to start the second half. Ancilla then took the lead when Michael Calderon served an early cross to Manny Awuku, who sent it to the back post for Juan Delgado to finish with a superb header.
Women’s college volleyball
Lady Chargers open season at DuPage Tourney
The Ancilla Lady Chargers came away with a record of 2-2 as they opened their season at the College of DuPage Volleyball Tournament this past weekend.
Ancilla lost to Moraine Valley 11-25, 20-25, 16-25, beat Lincoln College 25-17, 25-21, 22-25, 27-25, beat St. Louis Florissant Valley 25-20, 25-14, 25-19, and lost to Silver Division Champion Madison College 17-25, 21-25, 26-28.
Freshman Jessica Moore had an outstanding weekend leading in blocks with 8.5, aces with eight and putting up the second most kills for Ancilla with 26. Fellow freshman Hayley Mavrick led in kills with 38 with 15 of those coming in game four against a tough Madison team.
Freshman Mieka Wagner also put in a solid performance leading in serve reception, and was second on the team in digs with 32, and second in aces with six.
Sophomore captains Kelly Duke and Kristen Trudell led the way in digs and assists. Trudell ended the tournament with 33 digs and 96 assists, and Duke had 32 digs.