The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


August 30, 2013

Blue Devils volleyball loses season opener

ST. JOSEPH — The Bismarck-Henning volleyball team had a slow start to the season on Thursday with a 25-16, 25-15 loss to St. Joseph-Ogden.

Mary Bass had nine digs, four kills and three blocks for the Blue Devils while Stephanie Bott had four kills and three blocks while Maddie Winkler had 12 assists, Lindsay Andrews had two aces and Jessica Hall had three kills and two blocks.

Bismarck-Henning will be back in action on Thursday against Danville.

A-P 2 Tri-Point 1

CISSNA PARK — Rachel Miles had 11 kills and 32 digs as the Trojans defeated Tri-Point 25-23, 14-25, 17-16 at the Timberwolf Tip-Off Tournament.

Morgan Zindars had nine service points, four aces and 16 assists while Macey Williams added five blocks for Armstrong-Potomac, who will play against an opponent to be determined on Saturday.

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COVINGTON, Ind. — Brooke Ahrens had 18 kill sand eight assists but it was not enough as the Trojans lost 19-25, 25-14, 27-25, 25-13 to Southmont.

Regan Foster had 11 kills and three aces for Covington, while Addison Smith had 16 assists and three aces and Kendra Wallace added 36 digs.

The Trojans are 1-2 and will host the Covington Invitational on Saturday.


Fountain Central girls win quadrangular

CLINTON, Ind. — While Carly Stoll won the girls individual title for Attica with a time of 23 minutes, 13 seconds, the Fountain Central girls won the team title in a quadrangular meet with the Red Ramblers, South Vermillion and Riverton Parke.

Morgan Grubb ran a 24:02 for the Mustangs while Bailey Hoffa ran a 25:36 for fourth and Hannah Gayler ran a 25:43 for sixth place. Jessica DeSutter was fourth (23:28) while Asnley Brindle was seventh (26:12) for Attica.

In the boys race, Kenny Little was second for the Red Ramblers with a time of 19:15 but the team was last to South Vermillion, Riverton Parke and Fountain Central.

Clayton Corey (19:28) was fourth while Ben Payton (19:46) was fifth and James Andres (20:45) was eighth for Fountain Central.

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