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October 6, 2013

Seeger's Swisher ends season at state tourney

FRANKLIN, Ind. — Seeger’s Kiley Swisher ended her season on Saturday at the IHSAA Girls State Golf Final with a score of 95 and finished the two-day event in a tie for 71st.

Swisher shot a 83 in Friday’s first day at The Legends Golf Club and was the first-ever partcipant from Seeger to make the event, which is brings together the top golfers in the state.

PREP BOYS CROSS COUNTRY

Leverenz third at Peoria

PEORIA — At the same spot where the state cross country meet will be held later this month, Danville’s Johnny Leverenz took third at the Peoria Invitational, where 52 schools participated.

Leverenz had a time of 14 minutes, 56 seconds in the meet as the Vikings took 30th as a team.

Carl Way was 127th (16:28) while Jeremiah Cooley was 231st (17:27) and Tommy Session was 239th (17:30).

PREP BOYS GOLF

Danville 15th at Better Ball

NORMAL — The team of Reed Krynski and Tristan Wolfe had an 81 as the Vikings took 15th at the Unit Five Better Ball at Ironwood Golf Course.

Brad Taylor and Christian Montgomery combined for a 87 while Jon Brinkley and Chandler McBride had a 88 for Danville.

PREP BOYS SOCCER

Hoopeston Area 9, Iroquois West 1

GILMAN — Brennan Crose had three goals with an assist as the Cornjerkers easily defeated Iroquois West on the road.

Nathan Michael had two goals and two assists for Hoopeston Area, Chase Bouse had a goal and two assists, while Mason Jett had two goals and a assist and Elijah Yates had one goal.

Trey Layden only needed to block one shot to get the shutout for the Cornjerkers, who are 15-2 and will return to Vermilion Valley Conference action against Salt Fork on Tuesday.

Bis-Henn 5 Clifton Central 2

CLIFTON — Blake Reifsteck had two goals and three assists as the Blue Devils beat Clifton Central.

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