News and Tribune

October 26, 2012

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Oct. 26, 2012

By KEVIN HARRIS
kevin.harris@newsandtribune.com

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

• Laura Der (Marshall volleyball, Floyd Central graduate, Jr.) — weekly stats: 45 kills, 32 digs, six aces, three blocks; top performance: match-high 26 kills, 16 digs, match-high four aces and two blocks in the Thundering Herd’s 3-2 home loss to UAB last Friday; team records: 16-8 overall, 6-4 Conference USA.



CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

• Drew Mattingly (Huntington men’s soccer, Jr.) — notes: five saves in the Foresters’ 2-0 home victory last Saturday against St. Francis; Mattingly currently leads the Crossroads League with 90 saves and ranks fifth in the conference in goals against average at 1.16; team records: 8-8-2 overall, 3-6 Crossroads League.



CLARKSVILLE

• Corey Finch (Hanover football, Fr.) — notes: one tackle in the Panthers’ 47-14 home victory over Defiance last Saturday; team records: 5-2 overall, 5-0 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference.



FLOYD CENTRAL

• Garrett Blackman (Southern Indiana men’s cross country, Jr.) — notes: 30th at the Great Lakes Valley Conference Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 26:10.3; the Screaming Eagles captured the conference title with 34 points.

• Will Cox (Southern Indiana men’s cross country, Jr.) — top performance: 15th at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 25:35.4; notes: Cox made the all-GLVC team at the conference championships; the Screaming Eagles captured the conference title with 34 points.

• Haley Dresner (Xavier women’s swimming, Fr.) — top performance: second in the 400-yard freestyle relay in the Musketeers’ 188 1/2-96 1/2 loss last Friday at Cincinnati; notes: other results from Cincinnati meet — third in the 200 breaststroke, 2:32.34; fourth in the 400 medley relay, 4:04.58; fifth in the 100 breaststroke, 1:10; 165 1/2-87 1/2 loss at Miami (Ohio) last Saturday — fifth in the 100 breaststroke, 1:09.95; fifth in the 200 breaststroke, 2:34.02.

• Rachel Engle (Western Kentucky volleyball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 13 digs, three kills, two assists, one ace; top performance: 12 digs in the Hilltoppers’ 3-0 home win over Arkansas State last Friday; team records: 24-3 overall, 10-0 Sun Belt Conference.

• Lauren Haley (Ohio women’s soccer, Fr.) — notes: Haley played 21 minutes in a 2-1 home loss to Toledo last Friday and a 1-0 home victory over Northern Illinois last Sunday; team records: 8-9-1 overall, 3-6-1 Mid-American Conference.

• Ashlie Haworth (Lindsey Wilson volleyball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 12 digs, five kills; notes: match-high nine digs and four kills in the Blue Raiders’ 3-0 home victory over Brescia on Tuesday; team records: 21-8 overall, 10-2 Mid-South Conference.

• Cassie Holland (Asbury women’s soccer, Fr.) — notes: two shots and one shot on goal in the Eagles’ 5-0 home win over Brescia on Wednesday; team records: 3-10-1 overall, 3-3 Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

• Dylan Jenney (Franklin football, So.) — notes: one reception for 12 yards in the Grizzlies’ 56-0 home win over Rose-Hulman last Saturday; team records: 5-2 overall, 5-0 HCAC.

• Danny Laird (Northern Kentucky men’s soccer, Fr.) — notes: one shot in the Norse’s 1-0 home win over Stetson last Sunday; team records: 6-8-1 overall, 3-1-1 Atlantic Sun Conference.

• Kyndall Merritt (Indiana volleyball, Fr.) — notes: one ace and one dig in the Hoosiers’ 3-1 victory last Friday at Wisconsin; team records: 10-12 overall, 2-8 Big Ten.

• Taylor Patty (Southern Indiana women’s soccer, Fr.) — notes: Patty saw action in the Screaming Eagles’ 2-1 home loss to Bellarmine last Sunday; team records: 10-6-1 overall, 9-5-1 GLVC.

• Loryn Queen (Tennessee-Chattanooga women’s soccer, Fr.) — notes: Queen played in the Mocs’ final three games of the season — last Friday against Elon, last Sunday versus North Carolina-Greensboro and Wednesday against Samford; season-ending stats: seven shots, five points, three assists, two shots on goal, one goal; team records: 3-13-1 overall, 1-10 Southern Conference.

• Cole Richards (Franklin football, Sr.) — notes: eight extra-point kicks in the Grizzlies’ 56-0 home victory over Rose-Hulman last Saturday; team records: 5-2 overall, 5-0 HCAC.

• Katy Schad (Marshall volleyball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 36 kills, 28 digs, two blocks; top performance: match-high 22 kills, eight digs and two blocks in the Thundering Herd’s 3-2 home setback last Sunday to Memphis; team records: 16-8 overall, 6-4 Conference USA.

• Alysen Shireman (Campbellsville women’s soccer, So.) — notes: one shot and one shot on goal in the Tigers’ 3-1 home loss to Cedarville on Tuesday; team records: 8-7-1 overall, 6-2 Mid-South Conference.

• Brock Slavens (Cincinnati men’s swimming, So.) — notes: eighth in the 400 medley relay last Friday in the Bearcats’ 158-136 home loss to Xavier, 3:48.19.

• Melanie Stutsman (Western Kentucky volleyball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 66 assists, 17 digs, 10 kills, four blocks, one ace; top performance: match-high 30 assists, 12 digs, six kills and three blocks in the Hilltoppers’ 3-0 home victory over Arkansas-Little Rock last Saturday; team records: 24-3 overall, 10-0 Sun Belt Conference.

• Kelsey Traughber (Spalding women’s soccer, Sr.) — top performance: one goal, one assist, two shots and two shots on goal in the Golden Eagles’ 5-0 home win over Eureka last Saturday; team records: 9-6 overall, 3-3 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

• Jamie Wallace (Indianapolis volleyball, Fr.) — notes: three digs in the Greyhounds’ 3-0 home victory over Drury last Saturday; team records: 22-3 overall, 11-0 GLVC.

• Morgan Wilson (Spalding volleyball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 116 assists, 33 digs, four aces, three kills; top performance: match-high 40 assists, six digs and two aces in the Golden Eagles’ 3-1 home win over Centre on Tuesday; team records: 11-18 overall, 8-8 SLIAC.



JEFFERSONVILLE

• Zach Blankenbeker (Army men’s swimming, Fr.) — top performance: first in the 200 butterfly in the Black Knights’ 172-123 victory last Friday at Massachusetts.

• Katherine Clark (IU Southeast women’s tennis, So.) — top performance: No. 3 singles win (7-5, 7-5) and No. 1 doubles victory (8-2) in the Grenadiers’ 9-0 win last Saturday at IU East; notes: IU Southeast clinched the KIAC regular-season title; team records: 9-5 overall, 8-0 KIAC.

• Patrick Elliott (Ball State men’s tennis, So.) — notes: 1-1 singles record and 0-1 doubles mark at the United States Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association NCAA Division I Ohio Valley Men’s Regional Championships last Friday to Tuesday in Memphis, Tenn.



NEW ALBANY

• Lauren Bratcher (Vincennes volleyball, So.) — weekly stats: 65 assists, seven digs, six blocks, four kills; top performance: team-high 34 assists, seven digs, four blocks and three kills in the Trailblazers’ 3-0 victory over Lincoln last Saturday at Rend Lake Community College; team record: 26-7.

• Stephanie Cave (Indianapolis women’s cross country, Sr.) — top performance: 14th at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 22:43.2; notes: Cave earned a spot on the all-GLVC team at the conference championships.

• Kim Condra (Indianapolis women’s cross country, Sr.) — notes: 66th at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 24:13.6.

• Shelby Hoskins (Tennessee-Martin volleyball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 12 kills, two digs, two blocks; notes: eight kills in the Skyhawks’ 3-0 loss last Saturday at Morehead State; team records: 8-16 overall, 4-6 Ohio Valley Conference.

• Alissa Knable (Southern Indiana women’s cross country, Jr.) — notes: 27th at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 23:09.6; the Screaming Eagles won the conference championship with 42 points.

• Emily Knight (IU Southeast volleyball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 46 digs, five assists, three aces; top performance: 17 digs and two assists in the Grenadiers’ 3-1 loss last Saturday at Point Park; team records: 16-11 overall, 7-2 KIAC.

• Carissa Martin (Bellarmine women’s cross country, Sr.) — notes: 30th at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 23:16.3.

• Melvin Posey (Georgetown (Ky.) football, Sr.) — notes: eight carries for 27 rushing yards in the Tigers’ 35-10 victory last Saturday at Pikeville; team records: 8-0 overall, 3-0 Mid-South Conference.

• Kaitlin Robinett (Evansville women’s soccer, Jr.) — notes: Robinett saw action in the Purple Aces’ 1-0 victory last Saturday; team records: 5-7-3 overall, 4-1-1 Missouri Valley Conference.

• Brandi Waller (Middle Tennessee State volleyball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 19 kills, six blocks, three digs; top performance: 14 kills and three blocks in the Blue Raiders’ 3-1 home loss last Saturday against Arkansas State; team records: 7-20 overall, 4-6 Sun Belt Conference.



NEW WASHINGTON

• Lindsay Krohn (Bluffton volleyball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 19 digs; top performance: team-high 10 digs in the Beavers’ 3-1 home victory over Rose-Hulman last Saturday; team records: 14-13 overall, 4-4 HCAC.



PROVIDENCE

• Ethan Cook (Franklin football, Jr.) — notes: two carries for 16 yards and one reception for 10 yards in Franklin’s 56-0 home win over Rose-Hulman last Saturday; team records: 5-2 overall, 5-0 HCAC.

• Spencer Corrao (Hanover football, So.) — top performance: 17 carries for a game-high 121 rushing yards, one touchdown run (10 yards) and one kickoff return for 23 yards in the Panthers’ 47-14 home win over Defiance last Saturday; team records: 5-2 overall, 5-0 HCAC.

• Kelsey Davidson (IU Southeast volleyball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 29 digs, five digs, four aces, two assists; top performance: 11 digs and two assists in the Grenadiers’ 3-1 loss at Point Park last Saturday; team records: 16-11 overall, 7-2 KIAC.

• Lucy Knott (Bellarmine volleyball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 11 kills, seven digs, four blocks; notes: six digs, five kills and a team-high two blocks in the Knights’ 3-0 win last Sunday at Illinois-Springfield; team records: 13-5 overall, 8-3 GLVC.

• Casey Marlin (Lenoir-Rhyne women’s soccer, Fr.) — weekly stats: two shots, one shot on goal; notes: one shot and one shot on goal in the Bears’ 2-2 double-overtime home tie with North Carolina-Pembroke on Monday; team records: 12-1-2 overall, 8-0 South Atlantic Conference.



SILVER CREEK

• Aaron Beck (Indianapolis men’s cross country, Jr.) — notes: 62nd at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 27:00.4.

• Rachel Clemons (Bellarmine women’s cross country, Fr.) — notes: 70th at the GLVC Championships last Saturday in Springfield, Mo., 24:27.2.

• Kristyn Maymon (IU Southeast volleyball, So.) — weekly stats: 13 kills, three digs; top performance: 11 kills and three digs in the Grenadiers’ 3-1 win last Saturday at Carlow; team records: 16-11 overall, 7-2 KIAC.

• Lindsey Maymon (IU Southeast volleyball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 22 kills, 12 digs, two blocks; notes: eight kills and two digs in the Grenadiers’ 3-1 loss last Saturday at Point Park; team records: 16-11 overall, 7-2 KIAC.

• Brandon White (Lewis men’s golf, Sr.) — top performance: fourth at the Midwest Fall Regional Monday and Tuesday in Eukera, Mo., with a two-round score of 148, 4-over-par (73 in the first round, 75 in the final).



MISCELLANEOUS

• Alexis Bauer (Samford volleyball, Floyds Knobs native, Louisville Sacred Heart graduate, Sr.) — weekly stats: 49 digs, seven assists, two aces; top performance: match-high 27 digs and three assists in the Bulldogs’ 3-1 home win over Davidson last Sunday; team records: 16-8 overall, 8-2 Southern Conference.

• Logan Fry (St. Mary-of-the-Woods women’s cross country, Charlestown native, Louisville Sacred Heart graduate, Jr.) — notes: 20th at the St. Louis Fall Cross Country Classic last Saturday, 20:11.5.

Weekly stats are from last Thursday to Wednesday. If you have any information on an area college athlete, contact Kevin Harris at kevin.harris@newsandtribune.com.