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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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  • SPT - CN0419 - Danville softball photo 1 Danville blasts three homers to beat Westville WESTVILLE -- Danville coach Corey Pullin knew it was just a matter of time until junior Alissa Peelman and sophomore Lindsey Lowenstein started seeing positive results at the plate. On Friday afternoon, the duo of Peelman and Lowenstein gave the Viki

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  • Danville girls track wins Raider Invitational BLOOMINGTON -- The Danville girls track team picked up four wins as they were able to beat the pack at the Lady Raider Invitational on Friday. Sadie Elliott won the 3,200 in 11 minutes, 51.75 seconds for Danville, while Aariona Graham won the long ju

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  • Friday's Local Scores PREP BASEBALL At Bismarck Salt Fork 15, Bismarck-Henning 0 Salt Fork 040 0(11) -- 15 14 0 Bis-Henn 000 0 0 -- 0 1 8 WP -- Cole Taylor. LP -- Dustyn Ingram. Two or more hits -- SF: Ross Learnard 3, Max Stutsman 3, Garrett McFadden, Lane West

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  • SPT- Cn0418 - Covington softball photo 2 Trojans cruise to victory COVINGTON, Ind. - The Covington softball team had a big first inning as they scored five runs on their way to defeating Attica 11-1. Attica threatened to score in the first, getting Karrah Pattengale to second, but they were unable to drive her home.

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  • Lunger steps up for Buffaloes GEORGETOWN -- In only the second start of his career, Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman pitcher Tyler Lunger pitched a five-hit complete game as the Buffaloes defeated Milford 8-2 on Thursday in Vermilion Valley Conference action. "I feel I threw well

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  • SPT - CN0418 - Danville boys tennis photo Maroons blitz young Vikings DANVILLE -- In the process of gaining experience, the Danville boys tennis team has taken a few lumps in the first few weeks of season. On Thursday afternoon, the Champaign Central Maroons delivered a few lessons to the younger Vikings with a 9-0 vic

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  • Peelman pitches no-hitter as Vikings beat Maroons CHAMPAIGN -- Alissa Peelman pitched a no-hitter as the Danville High School softball team beat Champaign Central 11-0 in five innings on Thursday in Big 12 Conference action. Peelman was also 3-of-4 with three RBIs for the Vikings while Mackenzie Kin

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  • Thursday's Local Scores PREP BASEBALL At Georgetown Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 8, Milford 2 Milford 101 000 0 -- 2 5 10 GRFC 200 141 x -- 8 8 3 WP -- Tyler Lunger. LP -- Clayton Rieches. Two or more hits -- GRFC: Dylan Bina, Ethan Silva. 2B

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  • SPT - CN0417 - Andy Bott photo Better late than never for Bott BISMARCK -- Marshall golf coach Matt Grobe completely surprised Bismarck-Henning standout Andy Bott with an e-mail earlier this year. Bott, who is a three-time all-stater for the Blue Devils, was preparing to attend Illinois Wesleyan in the fall. "Ou

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