Rushville Republican

Sports

May 17, 2013

Tennis team fall to HHC foe Yorktown

RUSHVILLE — YORKTOWN – The Lady Lion tennis team traveled to Yorktown to take on the Lady Tigers. The host squad knocked off the Lady Lions 5-0 in varsity action. Rushville is 4-12 overall and 0-7 in the HHC.

“I think that five of our seven varsity kids are dealing with illness that’s really affecting their play. It’s very hard to compete when you are under the weather,” Coach Heuer said. “Allison Wainwright at No. 1 singles for the Lady Lions played the best match of the night for Rushville and turned in a strong performance despite feeling lousy. She showed some real grit and played a close, competitive match.”

Wainwright fell at No. 1 singles 6-4, 6-4 to Paige Swan. At No. 2 singles, Rosella Troyer lost 6-2, 6-1 to Blair Smith. At No. 3 singles, Sarah Harpring lost 6-0, 6-0 to Kaitlynn Phillips.

At No. 1 doubles, Jill Yager and Casey Yager lost 6-1, 6-1 to Katie Wolfert and Shelby Parker. At No. 2 doubles, Nici Martin and Lucy Dyer lost 6-0, 6-0 to Sloane Matheny and Asma Bahrami.

In junior varsity action, Haley Riddell lost 8-0 to Kate Avila.

On Monday, the Lady Lions fell to visiting Shelbyville 5-0.

Wainwright was defeated 7-5, 6-2 by Monica Cooper. Troyer lost 6-2, 6-2 to Maddie Clark. Harpring lost 6-0, 6-0 to Bri Ayers.

At No. 1 doubles, Casey Yager and Jill Yager lost 7-6 (6), 6-3 to Christina Douglass and Marena Drake. At No. 2 doubles, Martin and Dyer lost to Emma Norton and Courtney Pearce 6-1, 6-3.

For the junior varsity, Riddell lost 6-4. Katie Schroeder and Abbey Whitaker lost 6-3. Sarah Hershberger and Breanna Ison lost 6-4. Bridgette Welter and Sarah Schombert lost 6-0. Larissa Dunn and Riko Itakura lost 6-1. Natali Miller and Courtney Hall won 6-4. Kelly Lee and Samantha Fowler won 7-6.

Contact: Aaron Kirchoff at 765-932-2222 ext. 114

1
Text Only
Sports
  • Summer bowling report Hello everybody! This is Jim Ephlin, at the Rushville Bowl, where all the action is. I trust everyone is enjoying their summer and all the outdoor activities. There is a few of us enjoying bowling this summer in our two summer leagues.Tuesday night i

    July 29, 2014

  • spt-rv072914-castonzo pic Castonzo comfortable with Colts' changing O-line ANDERSON — For all the changes along the offensive line the past three seasons, Anthony Castonzo has been the lone constant.He joined a veteran group anchored by center Jeff Saturday in 2011, was part of a remodeled unit in 2012 and became a mainstay

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sports Briefs Throwback Basketball TourneyThe Milroy Alumni Association decided to bring it back the Throwback Basketball Tourney in honor of the 20th anniversary. The difference this time around is that in the last one, the teams were made up of former student wh

    July 29, 2014

  • spt-rv072914-colts offense pic Colts' offense adapting to new arsenal ANDERSON — Dwayne Allen didn’t often recognize the Indianapolis Colts offense he was watching from the sideline last season.The third-year tight end suffered a season-opening hip injury in Week 1 against the Oakland Raiders, then watched as left guar

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sports Briefs Throwback Basketball TourneyThe Milroy Alumni Association decided to bring it back the Throwback Basketball Tourney in honor of the 20th anniversary. The difference this time around is that in the last one, the teams were made up of former student wh

    July 25, 2014

  • spt-rv072514-gsoccer camp pic Lady Lions attend soccer camp The Lady Lion soccer team was the recipient of two grants from the Rush County Community Foundation to assist with expenses for attending Anderson University Soccer Team Camp. The grants were from the Shane Young Memorial Soccer Fund and the Rush Cou

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Early migratory bird 2014 season dates The 2014 early migratory bird season dates have been submitted to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by the Indiana DNR as listed below. The dates are not final until the USFWS approves them, which typically happens by the end of August. The season d

    July 25, 2014

  • spt-rv072514-wayne arrives pic Full speed ahead: Wayne arrives in IndyCar for Colts Camp ANDERSON — Ed Carpenter woke up to rain Wednesday morning and briefly worried his big opportunity might be lost.But the two-time Indianapolis 500 pole-sitter’s fear proved to be unfounded. He delivered Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne sa

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Vikings suspend Priefer for 3 games MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —- The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluw

    July 22, 2014

  • Sports Briefs RCHS fall practicesRCHS practice for fall sports begins the first of August. Athletes must have a physical on file in the athletic office prior to practicing.Practices begin on the following schedule:Aug. 1Golf – 9 a.m. at Antler PointeAug. 4Volleyba

    July 22, 2014

NCAA Photo Roundup
NCAA Top 25
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.