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Knights drop matches in soccer and volleyball

Wednesday, October 1, 2003

The Northview girls soccer team fell 3-0 in a physical game versus Terre Haute South on Tuesday night.

The Braves got on the board early with a fluke goal from 35 yards out that found net behind goal keeper Bethany Fagg. The shot dropped just inside the box and hopped high, finding its way just under the crossbar to give the Braves the lead at the 12:04 mark.

Fagg would recover to make a handful of tough saves in the first half to keep the game close at 1-0.

In the second half, the Knights got a couple of scoring opportunities but were unable to find the net.

South would add to their lead at the 29:33 mark when a Braves forward received a pass and changed direction in front of the goal, firing back across the box to make the score 2-0.

The Braves would tack on one final goal.

Fagg had 19 saves in goal and Vanessa Modesitt recorded nine in relief of Fagg.

Kelsie Butts had three field saves along with Sage Graverson. Kelsey Scroggins had six steals to lead the team with Rachel Deal adding three, Marsha Krisenko adding three and Graverson recording three as well.

The Knights took 10 shots while recording 36 saves as a team.

Northview will face South Knox on the road Thursday evening beginning at 5 p.m.

Northview Volleyball

The Knights fell in four games to host Bloomfield on Tuesday night, 13-21, 21-15, 10-21, 14-21.

Natalie Shoemaker had 11 assists to go with three service points and three digs while Erica Koehler had 10 assists, three kills, five points and three blocks along with six digs.

Christy Fulk topped the squad in kills with seven followed by Laura McCrea and Casey Challandes who had six. Lindsey Stearley added four.

Fulk also lead the team in points with eight and two aces followed by Challandes' four.

Heather Palmer, McCrea and Jade Girton each had a dig in the game while Palmer also had two blocks in the loss. McCrea added a block along with Stearley.

The Knights fell in two games in junior varsity action.

The loss drops the Knights to 8-11 this season with their next game on the road versus South Vermillion on Thursday night at 6 p.m.

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