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Clay City ends three-match losing streak

Friday, September 21, 2007

EMINENCE -- The Clay City Eels scored a three-game victory against Tri-River Conference opponent Eminence on Thursday night, 25-14, 25-21, 25-19.

"I'm glad that we won," said coach Trisha Hall. "This is the time of year that we need to be getting better each game. I expect us to keep improving from here."

The Eels got four kills, nine assists and a block from Hanna Moore and Emily Reed had two aces and 14 digs.

Megan Vansickle added two aces, two kills, two assists and two digs in the win. Kelly McCullough added seven kills, 15 assists and a block with freshman Lynsey Higgens adding seven kills and seven blocks. Britney Glass had eight kills for Clay City.

The Eels will travel to South Vermillion on Tuesday night.

At Eminence

Clay City 3, Eminence 0

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Next game: Clay City travels to South Vermillion on Tuesday.

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Northview tennis

Visiting Terre Haute North swept past Northview in tennis action on Thursday evening.

Austin Akers played Todd Butwin tough at No. 1 singles before succumbing 3-6, 2-6 and at No. 2 doubles, Brock Lawson and Caleb Mershon lost a 2-6, 6-7 (7-9) decision to Justin O'Hare and Jordan Marrs.

The Patriots also got a 6-0, 6-4 win at No. 2 singles from Tyler Huelson over Adam Clark and Clint Reynolds fell to Nate Sanders in No. 3 singles play.

At No. 1 doubles, Ryne Barr and Matt Nodley dropped a 6-1, 6-0 decision.

Carson Kleiber got the lone junior varsity victory for the Knights, defeating Grant Mansard 8-2.

The Knights will host the Northview Invitational on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m

At Northview

Terre Haute North 5, Northview 0

#1 Singles: Austin Akers (NV) lost to Todd Butwin (N) 3-6, 2-6

#2 Singles: Adam Clark (NV) lost to Tyler Huelson (N) 0-6, 4-6

#3 Singles: Clint Reynolds (NV) lost to Nate Sanders (N) 0-6, 0-6

#1 Doubles: Ryne Barr/Matt Nodley (NV) lost to Drew Holcomb/Michael Eberle (N) 1-6, 0-6

#2 Doubles: Brock Lawson/Caleb Mershon (NV) lost to Justin O'Hare/Jordan Marrs (N) 2-6, 6-7(7-9)

Junior Varsity:

#1 Singles: Carson Kleiber (NV) lost to Jonathon Ray (N) 6-8

#2 Singles: Trent Sims (NV) lost to Billy Fischer (N) 1-8

#3 Singles: Joey Thomas (NV) lost to colin Egan (N) 1-8

#1 Doubles: Sam Miller/Ben Merten (NV) lost to Gershwin Marks/Andrew Davis (N) 0-8

#4 Singles: Carson Kleiber (NV) def Grant Mansard (N) 8-2

Next Match: Northview Invitational Saturday Sept 22.with Sullivan, Washington, New Castle starting at 9:00.



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