News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 24, 2013

METRO ROUNDUP: Clauson wins Smackdown at Kokomo

The Tribune-Star

KOKOMO — Bryan Clauson was a double winner late Thursday night in the first night of Sprint Car Smackdown at Kokomo Speedway. Clauson was fast qualifier, won his heat and led the final eight turns to win the 30-lap feature. Dave Darland was second and Jon Stanbrough third. Chase Stockon won his heat and remains in fifth place in the U.S. Auto Club sprint totals. Thursday’s results Fast qualifier — Bryan Clauson Heat winners — Clauson, Chase Stockon, Chris Windom, Jon Stanbrough, Daron Clayton (semi) Feature — Clauson, Dave Darland, Stanbrough, Brady Bacon, Jerry Coons Jr., Tyler Courtney, Kevin Thomas Jr., Robert Ballou, Christopher Bell, Chad Boespflug, Shane Cottle, Casey Shuman, Windom, Darren Hagen, Wes McIntyre, Stockon, Scotty Weir, Thomas Meseraull, Blake Fitzpatrick, Clayton, Gary Taylor. Volleyball • Attica 3, Rockville 2 — At Attica, the Rox dropped their Wabash River Conference opener after a thrilling comeback to take the second and third sets. Rockville 23 22 28 28 9 Attica 25 25 26 26 15 Highlights — For Rockville, Matty Tinkle had 14 digs, 7 kills, 2 blocks and an ace; DonaMarie Kelley 10 digs, 8 kills and 7 aces; Paige Boardman 9 digs, 8 kills and 7 aces; Skylar Forrest 8 kills, 6 digs, 5 assists and 2 aces; Bailey Vukovits 15 assists, 4 digs and an ace; Morgan Black 12 digs; Megan Gordon 9 assists, 5 digs and 2 aces; Meagan White 4 digs, 4 kills, 2 assists and a block; Maddie Shaffer 4 digs; Sydney Secuskie 2 kills and a dig; and Jayci Wicker 2 digs and an assist. JV — Attica won 25-22, 25-24. Next — Rockville (0-2, 0-1 WRC) plays Monday at Northview.