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May 13, 2013
Attached is the weeks scheduled activities and events. The spring season is quickly winding down as is the school year. Please make sure that you are checking dates and deadlines with your students as final exams are quickly approaching, especially parents of senior students!
Here is last weeks rundown of events and scores:
(Prior week's track stats.)
Tuesday: Boys won 89-48, girls lost 74-54. Nearly everyone earned a personal record (PR) and we had several kids win multiple events in the dual meet against K. Christian. Friday: For the Pennfield Relays, the boys took third place missing 2nd by just 4 points. The distance Medley team of Eldridge, Rantz, Waling, and Shaffer took first place! The Girls had a 5th place finish with Payton Wood and Cia Elder receiving multiple medals.
Tuesday's track against G/A: (Final Scores: Both Boys and girls win: Boys 87- 49 and Girls 73-55)
1st place finishes:
Boys: Lino Gonzales 100m, Jack Gebben 110m H, Seth Eldridge 1600m, Andrew Chapa 3200m, 3200m relay (Eldridge, Rantz, Chapa, Butler), 400m relay (Lasher, Hodgson, Gonzales, Linstead), 800m relay (Whitehead, Mikel, Linstead, Bowers), Linden Waling Pole Vault/400m, Clay Whitehead Long Jump, Juan Bowers 200m, 1600 relay (Rantz, Mikel, Waling, Brittman).
Girls: Payton Wood 100m/Long Jump, Madison Brandt 100m H/300m H, Kate Thayer 3200m, 3200m relay (Thayer, Hillard, Rupe, Thoreby), 400m relay (Elder, Karp, Wood, Brandt), 800m relay (Brandt, Karp, Bagwell, Wood), Cia Elder High Jump, Ari Karp 400m.
Friday's Track invitational at Allegan:
There were 15 teams present, mostly division 2 schools, so this was a highly competitive meet for our kids and they did a great job!
Boys: Long Jump: Clay Whitehead 5th, 4x800 Relay(6th) - Eldridge, Rantz, Brittman, Chapa, 4x200 Relay (6th) - Whitehead, Mikel, Linstead, Bowers, 800m - Eldridge (4th), 200m - Bowers (5th),4x400 Relay (6th) - Rantz, Mikel, Waling, Eldridge,
Girls: 400m: Karp (5th), 200m: Karp (6th), 100m: Wood 2nd
V Baseball: Tuesday against Hackett Catholic Central we lost both, game 1, 10-0 and game 2, 8-2. Friday we lost 7-1and the 2nd game was not official.
JV Baseball: Tuesday the boys lost the first game 7-1, but were able to pull off a victory in the second with the score of 6-5. Friday they swept Galesburg 7-5 and 12-3. Josh Pelkey pitched a complete game and only gave up six hits game 2. The men won another tournament this past Saturday (Lawrence invitational). Parchment beat Lawrence 8-1 in game one and Hartford 3-2 in the championship game. Andrew Duff and Alex Drier pitched great in the championship game, only allowing 2 runs.
V Softball: Monday the girls won both against HCC 12-2 and 14-2, Friday against GA. The ladies won 5-1 in the first game then went ten innings to win the second 10-9!
JV Softball: Monday the girls won both games against Battle Creek Lakeview, 19-4 in the first and 14-4 in the second game. Friday's games against GA the girls were able to pull off a 7th inning win with the score of 12-11. Chelsea Green had a 2 run HR in this game! The ladies were also able to win the second game 7-5, great job! Saturday they headed over to Lawrence were they were able to beat Lawrence in the first game 15-5, and Chelsea Green had 3 run homer! Unfortunately the girls lost the second game 7-4 to Bridgeman but they showed really good heart and effort!
Soccer: On Saturday we beat Nile's Brandywine 4-0 and lost to S. Haven 5-0.
In other news, next week, May 22nd, NHS is hosting a Seniors Bingo Night at the high school from 3:30 -5:00. So please spread the word if you know of anyone who may be interested. Also you may not have heard, but on June 12th at 10:30 a.m., the high school will be having sports physicals available for those students interested in playing sports next year. The cost will be only $15, students must have a MHSAA Physical form (available in office) ahead of time.
Thank you and have a great week!