News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 23, 2012

North volleyball gets fist MIC sweep

STAFF REPORT
The Tribune-Star

INDIANAPOLIS — Terre Haute North posted its first-ever Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference doubleheader sweep in the Indianapolis area in high school volleyball Saturday, beating host Warren Central 3-0 and Ben Davis 3-1.

Terre Haute South remained in MIC contention by sweeping the same two opponents, the Braves needing a big comebcack after losing the first two games in a 3-2 win over Warren Central after winning 3-0 over Ben Davis.



Terre Haute North    25    25    25

Warren Central    20    23    23

Highlights — For North, Anna Taylor had 39 assists, 8 digs, a kill, 6 points and an ace; Mandee Eberle 15 kills, 11 digs, 2 blocks, 18 points and 3 aces; Danielle Krupa 6 kills, 6 digs, 12 points and 2 aces; Kristen Mauer 4 digs and 20 points; Valerie Lewis 6 kills, 2 digs and 11 points; Maddy Howes 10 digs and 8 points; Brianna Burgess 8 kills, an assist and a dig; Natalie Lewis 5 kills and 2 digs; Shelby Lawler 3 digs; Lauren Comer 2 kills and a dig; and Emily New a dig.

JV — North won 2-1.



Terre Haute North    15    25    25    25

Ben Davis    25    18    16    17

Highlights — For North, Mandee Eberle had 13 digs, 11 kills, 6 blocks, 14 points and 2 aces; Anna Taylor 19 assists, 9 digs, a kill, 10 points and an ace; Danielle Krupa 6 digs, 4 kills, 3 blocks, 15 points and 3 aces; Kristen Mauer 3 digs, 22 points and 2 aces; Maddy Howes 14 digs, a kill and 11 points; Valerie Lewis 3 kills and 18 points; Brianna Burgess 5 kills and 2 digs; Shelby Lawler 2 digs; Emily New 2 digs; and Lauren Comer a kill.

JV — Ben Davis won 2-1.

Next — North (10-4, 3-2 MIC) plays Wednesday at Bloomington South.



Terre Haute South    25    25    27

Ben Davis    14    23    25

Highlights — For South, Ashley Bazier had 22 assists; Brittney Pink 15 kills and 2.5 blocks; Marissa Coutinho 13 digs; Saya Harazaki 9 digs; Maddie Callahan 4 kills and 2 aces; Meaghan Etling 3.5 blocks; Riley Davis 3 aces; and Bailee Williams 2.5 blocks.



Terre Haute South    23    22    25    25    15

Warren Central    25    25    19    18    11

Highlights — For South, Ashley Bazier had 56 assists and 4 aces; Brittney Pink 25 kills and 2 blocks; Maddie Callahan 17 kills and 2 aces; Marissa Coutinho 21 digs and 2 aces; Saya Harazaki 16 digs; and Meaghan Etling 2 blocks.

Next — South (12-8, 4-1 MIC) hosts West Vigo on Monday.



In other volleyball:

• Riverton Parke wins — At Mecca, host Riverton Parke swept two-game matches from South Putnam, Eminence and Indianapolis Broad Ripple to capture the Riverton Parke Round-Robin championship.

South Putnam    13    12

Riverton Parke    25    25



Eminence    12    15

Riverton Parke    25    25

Indianapolis Broad Ripple    8    15

Riverton Parke    25    25

Highlights — For Riverton Parke in all matches combined, Sara Dickey had 23 kills, 15 points, 7 digs, 2 aces and 2 blocks; Kenzie Pollard had 35 assists, 12 points, 5 digs, 3 kills and 3 aces; Paige Yando had 20 digs, 8 kills, 8 points, 2 blocks and 2 aces; Rachel Austin had 26 points, 11 digs, 7 kills and 3 aces; Shelby Benell had 8 points, 5 digs and 4 kills; Kelly Combs had 9 digs, 5 kills and 5 points; Emily Virostko had 7 points and 3 digs; Sierra Schermann had 7 points and 2 aces; and Karli Leitgabel had 3 points, 3 digs and 3 aces.

Next — Riverton Parke (15-4) will play Tuesday at West Vigo.



• Arrows go 1-3 — At Jasper, Sullivan won its first match at the Jasper Invitational over Harrison but then dropped the next three.



Sullivan    23    25    25

Evansville Harrison    25    21    23



Sullivan    20    11

Castle    25    25



Sullivan    13    15

Loogootee    25    25



Sullivan    14    14

Evansville Memorial    25    25

Highlights — For Sullivan, Taylor Shake had 65 assists, 18 digs, 6 kills, 25 points and 5 aces; Abigail Hornback 34 digs, 26 kills, 2 blocks, 2 assists, 11 points and 2 aces; Bailee Powell 38 digs, 30 kills, 2 assists, a block and 5 points; Jaleigh Gilham 35 digs, an assist, 12 points and an ace; Kelsey Badger 13 digs, an assist, 14 points and 3 aces; Jackie Bezy 15 kills, 6 blocks and a dig; Tori Stamper 7 digs, 10 points and 2 aces; Cierra McCammon 4 blocks, 3 assists and 3 digs; and Sydney Chapman 2 blocks and 2 digs.

Next — Sullivan (8-14) plays Tuesday at Linton.