News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 9, 2013

Metro: Mascari named MVC Athlete of Week

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Indiana State sophomore John Mascari has been named the MVC Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week for the fourth time this fall, according to an announcement from the league office Wednesday.

Mascari placed 16th overall at a muddy course in South Bend, where he ran the ultra competitive Notre Dame Invitational. Mascari was as high as third place in the race, but ended up 16th in a time of 24 minutes, 47.7 seconds for the 5-mile course.

Mascari, the MVC Athlete of the Year in 2012, has now won the MVC Athlete of the Week honor five times, including once last season.

On the women’s side, ISU senior Jessica Zangmeister earned honorable-mention honors from her race last Friday at Notre Dame. She posted a time of 18:27.4 to place 33rd overall.

College soccer

• Oakland City 2, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods 0
— At Oakland City, the host school got a goal in each half to send the Pomeroys — who played without usual goalkeeper Georgie Macy and central defender Dulce Chavez — down to defeat Tuesday.

Carmen van Winkle and Mary Lee scored for the winners.

Woods goalie Whitney Teeters ended up with six saves.

The Woods (4-4-1) will travel to Midway College on Tuesday. Oakland City improved its record to 4-4.

College volleyball

• Rose-Hulman 3, Anderson 0 — At Anderson, Rose-Hulman relied on a Game 2 rally to earn a sweep of Anderson in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action Wednesday night.

The Engineers trailed 23-22 during a tight second game, but a kill from sophomore Sarah Jensen proved the difference in a 25-23 win. Rose earned the match by a 25-17, 25-23, 25-19 margin.

Rose-Hulman improved to 10-12 overall and 1-3 in HCAC play, while Anderson dropped to 6-13 and 1-2 respectively.

On Saturday, the Engineers will host Hanover at 1 p.m. and Kalamazoo at 5 p.m. in the annual “Dig Pink Match” to raise funds for the Wabash Valley Breast Cancer Survivors Organization.

Prep volleyball

• Northview 3, Owen Valley 0 — At Spencer, Northview clinched the Western Indiana Conference championship by sweeping the host Patriots and improving its WIC record to 6-0.



Northview    25    25    25

Owen Valley    8    9    7


Highlights — For Northview, Kenzi Kumpf had 15 kills, 5 aces and 5 digs; Shelbi Morris had 11 kills and 4 aces; Taylor Hess had 21 assists and 3 kills; and Morgan Stearley had 3 aces and 2 kills.

JV — Northview won 25-13, 25-9.

Next — Northview (23-3 overall, 6-0 WIC) will compete Saturday in the North Montgomery Invitational.



• Terre Haute North 3, West Vigo 0 — At West Terre Haute, Mandee Eberle led North with 20 kills.



Terre Haute North    25    25    25

West Vigo    11    11    10


Highlights — For North, Anna Taylor had 32 assists, 2 digs, 8 points; Maddy Howes 5 aces, 5 digs, 14 points; Madison Peabody 2 aces, 3 digs, 8 points; Mandee Eberle 20 kills, 9 digs, 2 blocks, 7 points; Brianna Burgess 7 kills, 4 digs, 3 blocks, 5 points; Lindsey Klingele 5 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks; Kristen Mauer 3 aces, 2 assists, 8 digs, 13 points; and Valerie Lewis 3 digs, 4 blocks, 19 points.

JV — North won 25-23, 25-11

Next —North (20-8) travels to Carmel on Saturday to play Lawrence North and Carmel.



Tuesday

At Linton

Edgewood    25    25    25

Linton    21    21    14


Highlights — For Edgewood, Vanessa Brown had 9 kills, 16 digs and 2 aces; Brenna McEvilly had 8 kills; and Ashley Hacker had 34 assists. No Linton names were provided to the Tribune-Star.

Record — Edgewood was 22-6 after this match.



At Veedersburg

Riverton Parke    25    25    9    25

Fountain Central    17    22    25    19


Highlights — For Riverton Parke, Rachel Austin had 8 kills, 20 digs, 4 blocks and 3 points; Tayler Vauters had 5 kills and 13 digs; Shelby Benell had 13 points, 4 kills and 4 aces; Shelby Edington had 14 digs and 13 points; Kelsey Katopodis had 13 digs, 13 points and 2 aces; Kelly Combs had 14 assists, 6 points, 2 kills and 2 aces; Taylor Shoemaker had 14 digs; Emily Virostko had 4 kills and 5 digs; and Karli Leitgabel had 5 points.

JV — Riverton Parke won in 3 games.

Next — Riverton Parke (15-9 overall, 4-3 Wabash River Conference) will serve as host of the Riverton Parke Invitational on Saturday.