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February 12, 2013

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Feb. 12, 2013

Miller has big week at Maryville

By KEVIN HARRIS
kevin.harris@newsandtribune.com

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

• Shelby Miller (Maryville women’s basketball, South Central graduate, So.) — weekly stats: 25.5 points per game, 19-of-36 field goals, 12-of-19 3-pointers, 1-of-2 free throws, nine rebounds; top performance: game- and career-high 35 points, shooting 12-of-20 from the field, 10-of-13 from 3-point range and 1-of-2 from the line, and three rebounds in the Saints’ 54-53 victory on Saturday at Drury; notes: Miller’s 10 3’s against Drury was a school record and her 35 points was the third-highest point total in Maryville history; she also hit a game-winning layup at the buzzer in the Saints’ 56-54 win last Thursday at Missouri S&T; those achievements earned Miller the Maryville women’s athlete of the week honor; team records: 13-8 overall, 9-4 Great Lakes Valley Conference.



BORDEN

• Brandon Beam (IU South Bend men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: two points in the Titans’ 70-42 home win last Wednesday against Judson; team records: 18-10 overall, 15-7 Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference.

• Chris Beam (IU South Bend men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 7.5 points per game, 4-of-17 field goals, 1-of-9 3-pointers, 6-of-8 free throws, four assists, three rebounds, two steals; top performance: 10 points, shooting 3-of-7 from the floor, 1-of-5 from 3-point range and 3-of-4 from the stripe, and team-high three assists in the Titans’ 70-42 home victory last Wednesday versus Judson; team records: 18-10 overall, 15-7 Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference.

• Andrea Rademacher (Indiana State women’s basketball, Jr.) — notes: Rademacher saw action in both the Sycamores’ 58-41 home win over Creighton last Friday and their 59-48 home victory over Drake on Sunday; team records: 14-8 overall, 6-5 Missouri Valley Conference.



CHARLESTOWN

• Justin Baxtron (Indiana State men’s track, Sr.) — notes: 12th in the 200-meter dash (22.01) and 16th in the 60 dash preliminaries (7.03) at the Grand Valley State University Big Meet last Friday and Saturday.

• Anthony Lloyd (Ancilla men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: two points and two assists in the Chargers’ 87-79 loss on Monday, Feb. 4 at Jackson Community College; team records: 7-14 overall, 1-10 Michigan Community College Athletic Association.



CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

• Chris Carruthers (Franklin men’s basketball, So.) — notes: Carruthers saw action in the Grizzlies’ 72-63 loss last Wednesday at Rose-Hulman and their 75-74 home setback to Anderson on Saturday; team records: 13-9 overall, 8-7 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference.



CLARKSVILLE

• Billy Edelen (Bellarmine men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: two points in the Knights’ 95-77 home victory over St. Joseph’s on Saturday; team records: 17-4 overall, 9-4 GLVC.



EASTERN

• Todd Albertson (Greenville (Ill.) men’s basketball, So.) — weekly stats: 6.5 points per game, 6-of-12 field goals, 1-of-4 free throws, 14 rebounds, three assists; top performance: 11 points, shooting 5-of-8 from the field and 1-of-4 from the line, and seven rebounds in the Panthers’ 87-62 loss last Wednesday at Westminster (Mo.); team records: 8-14 overall, 3-10 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

• Austin Duncan (Hanover men’s track, So.) — notes: 11th in the weight throw (42-6) and 21st in the shot put (37-8 3/4) at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday.

• Tyler Farmer (Vincennes baseball, So.) — notes: no-decision relief outing in the Trailblazers’ 8-3 loss on Saturday at Cleveland State (Tenn.) Community College, two-thirds of an inning pitched, no runs allowed, no hits; team record: 2-3; Farmer’s record: 0-0.

• Kaylyn Rodewig (IU Southeast women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 3.5 points per game, 3-of-10 field goals, 1-of-4 3-pointers, six assists, two steals; notes: four points and two assists in the Grenadiers’ 83-71 victory last Thursday at Midway; notes: Rodewig recently made the IU Southeast Athletic Director’s honor roll for the fall semester; team records: 14-11 overall, 6-6 Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

• Erika Wilson (Southern Indiana women’s track, Jr.) — notes: 13th in the 3,000 invitational at the Hoosier Hills Invitational last weekend in Bloomington, 10:01.2, NCAA Division II provisional time; Wilson’s 3,000 time ranks fourth all-time in USI history and third in the GLVC this season.



FLOYD CENTRAL

• Cody Banet (IU East men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: one point per game, 1-of-4 field goals, 0-of-1 3-pointers, 0-of-2 free throws, five rebounds; notes: four rebounds and two points in the Red Wolves’ 98-93 loss last Friday at IU Southeast; team records: 18-9 overall, 8-4 KIAC.

• Garrett Blackman (Southern Indiana men’s track, Jr.) — top performance: fifth in the 5,000 at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 15:13.99.

• Ben Boesing (Southern Indiana men’s tennis, Sr.) — notes: No. 4 singles victory (6-4, 7-6) and No. 1 doubles loss (8-4) in the Screaming Eagles’ 6-3 setback to Abilene Christian last Thursday in Murray, Ky.; team record: 1-1.

• Will Cox (Southern Indiana men’s track, Sr.) — notes: sixth in the 5,000 at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 15:18.16.

• Meghan Jones (Bellarmine women’s track, Jr.) — notes: 12th in the 1,600 relay (3:56.4 and NCAA Division II provisional time) and 23rd in the 400 (59.82) at the Grand Valley State University Big Meet last Friday and Saturday.

• Samantha McClure (Tennessee-Martin softball, So.) — weekly stats: 1-for-6, one stolen base; notes: 1-for-3 with a stolen base in the Skyhawks’ 2-0 loss to host Southeastern Louisiana at the Lions Classic last Friday in Hammond, La.; team record: 2-2.

• Brittany Mills (Ohio State softball, Sr.) — notes: 0-for-2 in the Buckeyes’ 17-5 victory over Winthrop on Saturday at the Red and Black Showcase in Athens, Ga.; team record: 4-1.

• Andrew Mitchell (Danville Area Community College men’s basketball, So.) — notes: one rebound in the Jaguars’ 68-55 home win over Parkland on Saturday; team records: 22-3 overall, 6-0 Mid-West Athletic Conference.

• Brigid Morrissey (Furman women’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: .5 points per game, 0-of-2 field goals, 1-of-2 free throws, 11 assists, five rebounds, two steals; notes: game-high 11 assists, matching a career-high, four rebounds, game-high two steals and one point in the Paladins’ 46-45 win on Saturday at Western Carolina; team records: 10-12 overall, 6-7 Southern Conference.

• Brock Slavens (Cincinnati men’s swimming, So.) — notes: fourth in both the 200-yard medley relay (1:39.47) and 50 freestyle (22.39) and fifth in the 400 freestyle relay (3:23.15) in the Bearcats’ 178-120 loss on Saturday at Wright State.

• Jordan Thompson (IU Southeast men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: game-high eight rebounds and five points in the Grenadiers’ 79-51 home win over St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Saturday; team records: 21-4 overall, 11-1 KIAC.

• Chet Wernecke (IU Southeast men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 1.5 points per game, 1-of-3 field goals, 1-of-2 free throws, four rebounds; notes: two points in the Grenadiers’ 79-51 home victory over St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Saturday; team records: 21-4 overall, 11-1 KIAC.



HENRYVILLE

• Ashley Dickerson (Indiana State softball, So.) — weekly stats: 1-for-11, two runs scored, one stolen base; notes: 1-for-2, a run scored and a stolen base in the Sycamores’ 7-1 win over North Dakota at the Cyclone Invitational on Saturday in Ames, Iowa; team record: 4-1.

• Allison Knox (Jackson Community College women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 7.5 points per game, 5-of-11 field goals, 3-of-8 3-pointers, 2-of-2 free throws, five rebounds; top performance: 10 points, shooting 3-of-6 from the field, 2-of-4 from 3-point range and 2-of-2 from the stripe, and two rebounds in the Jets’ 114-69 home win over Ancilla on Monday, Feb. 4; team records: 13-10 overall, 6-4 Michigan Community College Athletic Association.



JEFFERSONVILLE

• A.J. Adams (Pittsburg State men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 18 points per game, 12-of-22 field goals, 12-of-22 free throws, nine rebounds, two blocked shots; top performance: team-high 19 points, shooting 8-of-14 from the field and 3-of-7 from the line, four rebounds and game-high two blocked shots in the Gorillas’ 81-75 home loss on Saturday against Southwest Baptist; team records: 14-7 overall, 7-6 Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association.

• Terence Billups (IU Southeast men’s basketball, So.) — weekly stats: 11 points per game, 10-of-14 field goals, 0-of-2 3-pointers, 2-of-4 free throws, 15 rebounds, four blocked shots, two assists, two steals; top performance: 14 points, shooting 6-of-9 from the floor and 2-of-4 from the stripe, five rebounds and team-high two blocked shots in the Grenadiers’ 79-51 home victory over St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Saturday; team records: 21-4 overall, 11-1 KIAC.

• Kegan Clark (IU Southeast men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 14.3 points per game, 15-of-29 field goals, 3-of-4 3-pointers, 10-of-15 free throws, 12 rebounds, five assists, five steals; top performance: 21 points, shooting 7-of-12 from the field and 7-of-10 from the line, five rebounds, three assists and two steals in the Grenadiers’ 98-93 home triumph over IU East last Friday; team records: 21-4 overall, 11-1 KIAC.

• Patrick Elliott (Ball State men’s tennis, So.) — weekly stats: 2-0 singles record, 1-1 doubles record; top performance: No. 3 singles win (1-6, 7-6(7-5), 13-11) and No. 1 doubles victory (8-6) in the Cardinals’ 7-0 home triumph over IUPUI on Sunday; team record: 4-4.

• Hanna Martin (Youngstown State women’s swimming, Fr.) — notes: second in the 200 freestyle relay (1:46.12), third in the 200 individual medley (2:20.14) and fifth in the 200 freestyle (2:03.89) in the Penguins’ 164-126 loss on Friday at Ohio.

• Evan Maschmeyer (St. Joseph’s (Pa.) men’s basketball, So.) — notes: one rebound in the Hawks’ 80-62 loss on Saturday at Massachusetts; team records: 13-9 overall, 4-5 Atlantic 10 Conference.

• Jalynn McClain (Western Kentucky women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: six points per game, 5-of-11 field goals, 2-of-2 free throws, nine rebounds, four steals, three assists, three blocked shots; notes: six points, four rebounds, team-high two assists, team-high two blocked shots and team-high two steals in the Hilltoppers’ 78-74 home loss on Saturday to Arkansas State; team records: 17-6 overall, 10-4 Sun Belt Conference.

• Lakin Roland (Dartmouth women’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: six points in the Big Green’s 62-52 home win over Columbia on Saturday; team records: 6-13 overall, 4-1 Ivy League.

• Trice Whaley (Rend Lake men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 10.5 points per game, 8-of-15 field goals, 1-of-3 3-pointers, 4-of-5 free throws, eight rebounds, five assists, five steals; top performance: 13 points, shooting 4-of-7 from the floor, 1-of-2 from 3-point range and 4-of-5 from the line, team-high three assists, team-high three steals and three rebounds in the Warriors’ 82-77 win on Saturday at Southwestern Illinois; team records: 17-3 overall, 9-2 Great Rivers Athletic Conference.



NEW ALBANY

• William Barber (Spalding men’s basketball, So.) — weekly stats: 10.3 points per game, 11-of-22 field goals, 0-of-1 3-pointers, 9-of-12 free throws, 10 rebounds, four steals, two assists; top performance: game-high 18 points, shooting 6-of-8 from the field and 6-of-8 from the line, and seven rebounds in the Golden Eagles’ 73-64 win last Thursday at Webster; team records: 16-7 overall, 13-1 SLIAC.

• Kamaren Cole (Danville Area Community College women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 6.5 points per game, 4-of-19 field goals, 2-of-8 3-pointers, 3-of-5 free throws, six assists, four steals, three rebounds; notes: six points, three assists, three steals and two rebounds in the Jaguars’ 83-26 home win over the MacMurray junior varsity team last Wednesday; team records: 18-8 overall, 4-2 Mid-West Athletic Conference.

• Donnie Hale (Purdue men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: eight points per game, 8-of-12 field goals, 0-of-1 free throws, 13 rebounds, two blocked shots; top performance: 10 points, shooting 5-of-8 from the floor, and 10 rebounds in the Boilermakers’ 58-49 win last Tuesday at Penn State; team records: 12-12 overall, 5-6 Big Ten.

• Jason Holcomb (Hanover men’s track, Jr.) — notes: 26th in the mile run at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 4:44.5.

• Mathew Holcomb (Hanover men’s track, Jr.) — notes: ninth in the 600 at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 1:28.99.

• Jordy Martin (Rose-Hulman men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: .5 points per game, 0-of-2 field goals, 0-of-2 3-pointers, 1-of-2 free throws, three assists; notes: team-high two assists in the Engineers’ 63-62 victory on Saturday at Defiance; team records: 21-2 overall, 15-1 HCAC.

• Tionna Peters (IU Southeast women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 8.5 points per game, 8-of-13 field goals, 1-of-3 3-pointers, four rebounds; notes: nine points and two rebounds in the Grenadiers’ 88-32 home win over St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Saturday; team records: 14-11 overall, 6-6 KIAC.

• Pryce Ragains (IUPUI men’s track, Jr.) — notes: eighth in the 5,000 at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 15:31.21.

• TeNale Roland (Utah State men’s basketball, Jr.) — notes: seven points, four rebounds and two assists in the Aggies’ 63-36 victory last Friday at San Jose State; team records: 17-5 overall, 8-4 Western Athletic Conference.

• A.J. Schmidt (McKendree men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 1.5 points per game, 1-of-6 field goals, 1-of-6 3-pointers, 0-of-1 free throws, 10 rebounds, three steals, two assists; notes: four rebounds, three points and team-high two steals in the Bearcats’ 56-46 home loss on Saturday against Indianapolis; team records: 7-16 overall, 1-12 GLVC.

• Alex Stewart (Western Kentucky men’s tennis, Fr.) — weekly stats: 0-2 singles record, 1-1 doubles record; notes: No. 2 doubles win (8-3) and No. 5 singles loss (6-7, 6-2, 11-9) in the Hilltoppers’ 6-1 win over Georgetown (Ky.) last Friday in Lexington, Ky.; team record: 1-2.

• Adam Togami (Wabash men’s track, Fr.) — notes: fourth in the distance medley relay (11:00.71) and 22nd in the mile run (4:39.88) at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday.

• Brett Wehmiller (Indiana State men’s track, Fr.) — notes: 10th in the high jump (6-3 1/4) and 25th in the 60 hurdles (8.51, personal record) at the Grand Valley State University Big Meet last Friday and Saturday.

• Chris Whitehead (Danville Area Community College men’s basketball, So.) — weekly stats: 14.5 points per game, 8-of-15 field goals, 1-of-4 3-pointers, 12-of-14 free throws, 17 assists, nine steals, seven rebounds; top performance: team-high 18 points, shooting 5-of-8 from the field and 8-of-10 from the line, game-high five steals, team-high four assists and two rebounds in the Jaguars’ 68-55 home victory over Parkland on Saturday; notes: game-high 13 assists, 11 points, five rebounds and game-high four steals in Danville’s 66-62 home win over Rend Lake last Wednesday; team records: 22-3 overall, 6-0 Mid-West Athletic Conference.



NEW WASHINGTON

• Josh Sampson (Wabash wrestling, Jr.) — top performance: win by an 11-6 decision in the 157-pound match in the Little Giants’ 46-4 home win over Manchester last Thursday.



PROVIDENCE

• Kallie Ash (Spalding women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 1.3 points per game, 2-of-10 field goals, 0-of-2 3-pointers, 13 rebounds, three assists, three steals; notes: six rebounds in the Golden Eagles’ 57-53 victory on Saturday at Greenville (Ill.); team records: 10-12 overall, 8-6 SLIAC.

• Megan Eve (Holy Cross women’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: six points per game, 6-of-18 field goals, 0-of-9 3-pointers, six steals, four rebounds, two blocked shots; notes: eight points and game-high four steals in the Saints’ 75-58 loss on Saturday at St. Francis; team records: 9-19 overall, 5-15 Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference.

• Johnell Hardin (Spalding men’s basketball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 4.3 points per game, 3-of-8 field goals, 1-of-3 3-pointers, 6-of-9 free throws, nine rebounds, six assists, six steals; notes: eight points, five rebounds and game-high three assists in the Golden Eagles’ 73-64 victory last Thursday at Webster; team records: 16-7 overall, 13-1 SLIAC.

• Amanda Schoenfelder (Bellarmine women’s track, Sr.) — notes: eighth in the long jump (15-8 1/4), 11th in the high jump (4-9) and 16th in the 60 hurdles (11.82) at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday; the Knights won the meet with 120 points.



SILVER CREEK

• Kyle Briner (Lee baseball, So.) — notes: no-decision relief outing in the Flames’ 23-2 home win over Bluefield (Va.) last Friday in the opener of the Tennessee Valley Invitational; team record: 7-1; Briner’s record: 0-0.

• Brendan Chwalek (Northern Kentucky men’s track, Sr.) — notes: 10th in the 3,000 at the Hoosier Hills Invitational last weekend in Bloomington, 8:38.22.

• Jack Eckert (Iowa men’s track, Jr.) — top performance: third in the non-seeded pole vault at the Iowa State Classic last Thursday through Saturday, 15-3 1-2; notes: 19th in the 1,600 relay, 3:21.04.

• Nicole Hess (Bellarmine women’s track, Sr.) — top performance: second in the pole vault at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 10-6.

• Cody Jackson (Anderson men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: five points per game, 4-of-11 field goals, 2-of-8 3-pointers, five assists; notes: six points and four assists in the Ravens’ 93-85 loss last Wednesday at Hanover; team records: 10-13 overall, 6-10 HCAC.

• Grant Meyer (Quincy men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 5.5 points per game, 4-of-9 field goals, 3-of-5 3-pointers, five assists, three rebounds; notes: nine points and three assists in the Hawks’ 64-45 win on Saturday at Rockhurst; team records: 10-11 overall, 5-8 GLVC.

• Jacob Perkins (Southern Illinois-Edwardsville men’s tennis, Fr.) — weekly stats: 0-2 singles record; notes: No. 3 singles loss (7-5, 6-2) in the Cougars’ 5-0 loss last Friday at Missouri-Kansas City; team record: 3-1.



SOUTH CENTRAL

• Chris O’Connor (Marian men’s track, Jr.) — top performance: first in the high jump at the Taylor Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 2 meters; notes: 10th in the 400 (56.25) and 29th in the 55 dash preliminaries (7.2).



MISCELLANEOUS

• James Borengasser (Spalding men’s track, Borden native, Jr.) — notes: 41st in the mile run at the DePauw Indoor Invitational on Saturday, 5:24.27.

Weekly stats are from last Monday to Sunday. If you have any information about an area college athlete, contact Kevin Harris at kevin.harris@newsandtribune.com. Follow him on Twitter @NT_KevinHarris.