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March 4, 2013

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: March 5, 2013

Roland has big weekend at Dartmouth

By KEVIN HARRIS
kevin.harris@newsandtribune.com

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

• Lakin Roland (Dartmouth women’s basketball, Jeffersonville graduate, Fr.) — weekly stats: 15 points per game, 11-of-20 field goals, 0-of-1 3-pointers, 8-of-9 free throws, 16 rebounds, four steals, two assists; top performance: team- and career-high 20 points, shooting 8-of-13 from the field and 4-of-4 from the line, game-and career-high 12 rebounds and team-high two steals in the Big Green’s 68-60 home loss on Saturday against Princeton; notes: Roland posted her first double-double of his collegiate career. In fact, Roland became the second player in program history to have a double-double in her first collegiate start. Roland was named the Ivy League co-Rookie of the Week. It was the second time she has earned the honor this season; team records: 6-19 overall, 4-7 Ivy League.



BORDEN

• Andrea Rademacher (Indiana State women’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: two rebounds; notes: one rebound in the Sycamores’ 71-63 home win over Missouri State last Friday; team records: 17-10 overall, 9-7 Missouri Valley Conference.



CHARLESTOWN

• Anthony Lloyd (Ancilla men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: three points in the Chargers’ 80-66 loss last Wednesday at Muskegon Community College; season-ending stats: 2.3 points per game; team records: 8-18 overall, 2-14 Michigan Community College Athletic Association.



CLARKSVILLE

• Kelsey Becker (Wilmington softball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 0-for-3; notes: 0-for-1 in the Quakers’ 2-1 victory over Newburg on Sunday in Fort Myers, Fla.; team record: 2-0.

• Billy Edelen (Bellarmine men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: Edelen saw action in the Knights’ 79-57 home victory over Illinois-Springfield in the first round of the Great Lakes Valley Conference Tournament on Sunday; team records: 21-6 overall, 12-6 GLVC.



EASTERN

• Kaylyn Rodewig (IU Southeast women’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: Rodewig saw action in the Grenadiers’ 76-51 home loss in the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25; season-ending stats: 1.7 points per game; team records: 17-13 overall, 8-7 KIAC.

• Erika Wilson (Southern Indiana women’s track, Jr.) — notes: Wilson has received a berth into the NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field National Championships later this week in Birmingham, Ala., in the 5,000-meter run. It will be Wilson’s first trip to nationals.



FLOYD CENTRAL

• Cody Banet (IU East men’s basketball, Jr.) — top performance: 11 points, shooting 3-of-6 from the field, 3-of-4 from 3-point range and 2-of-2 from the free-throw line, four rebounds and game-high two steals in the Red Wolves’ 87-68 loss to Asbury in the KIAC Tournament semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25 in New Albany; season-ending stats: 3.8 points per game, 2.2 rebounds per game; team records: 21-11 overall, 10-5 KIAC.

• Ben Boesing (Southern Indiana men’s tennis, Sr.) — weekly stats: 2-0 singles record, 2-0 doubles record; top performance: No. 4 singles victory (6-2, 6-0) and No. 2 doubles win (8-2) in the Screaming Eagles’ 9-0 home victory over Western Kentucky on Sunday; team record: 4-2.

• Brigid Morrissey (Furman women’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 0-of-4 field goals, 0-of-1 3-pointers, nine assists, five rebounds; notes: five assists in the Paladins’ 57-48 home win over Georgia Southern on Monday, Feb. 25; team records: 12-16 overall, 8-11 Southern Conference.

• Matt Powers (Hanover baseball, Fr.) — notes: no-decision relief outing in the Panthers’ 4-2 loss to Augustana (Ill.) last Tuesday in Auburndale, Fla., two innings pitched, no runs allowed, two hits, one strikeout, no walks; team record: 4-3.

• Brock Slavens (Cincinnati men’s swimming, So.) — notes: fifth in both the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:01.91) and the 200 medley relay (1:32.68) and 21st in the 100 freestyle preliminaries (46.38) at the Big East Conference Championships last Wednesday through Saturday in Indianapolis.

• Jeff Thompson (Louisville baseball, Jr.) — top performance: winning pitcher in a starting role in the Cardinals’ 10-3 home victory over Kent State on Saturday, 6 2/3 innings pitched, three runs allowed (two earned), three hits, eight strikeouts, two walks; notes: Thompson had his career-best 13 2/3 scoreless innings streak end against the Golden Flashes; team record: 9-2; Thompson’s record: 3-0.

• Jordan Thompson (IU Southeast men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: two rebounds in the Grenadiers’ 91-61 home victory over Cincinnati Christian in the KIAC Tournament semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25; team records: 27-4 overall, 14-1 KIAC.

• Chet Wernecke (IU Southeast men’s basketball, Jr.) — notes: one rebound in the Grenadiers’ 91-61 home win over Cincinnati Christian in the KIAC Tournament semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25; team records: 27-4 overall, 14-1 KIAC.



HENRYVILLE

• Ashley Dickerson (Indiana State softball, So.) — weekly stats: 1-for-7, one run scored, one RBI; notes: 1-for-1 with a run scored and an RBI in the Sycamores’ 4-2 loss to North Dakota State on Sunday at the Bulldog Invitational in Athens, Ga.; team record: 9-10.

• Katie Guernsey (St. Joseph’s women’s tennis, Jr.) — top performance: No. 4 singles win (6-4, 6-0) and No. 3 doubles victory (8-6) in the Pumas’ 7-2 home win over Indiana Tech on Saturday; team record: 4-0.

• Sarah Richey (Hanover softball, Fr.) — notes: 0-for-1 in the Panthers’ 3-2 loss to Capital at the NTC Spring Games last Thursday in Clermont, Fla.; team record: 1-7.



JEFFERSONVILLE

• A.J. Adams (Pittsburg State men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 15 points per game, 11-of-19 field goals, 8-of-12 free throws, 10 rebounds; top performance: team- and season-high 26 points, shooting 10-of-14 from the field and 6-of-8 from the stripe, and five rebounds in the Gorillas’ 94-91 home win over Missouri Southern last Wednesday; team records: 17-9 overall, 10-8 Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association.

• Terence Billups (IU Southeast men’s basketball, So.) — weekly stats: 10.5 points per game, 8-of-10 field goals, 2-of-4 3-pointers, 3-of-4 free throws, four blocked shots, three rebounds, three steals, two assists; top performance: 11 points, shooting 5-of-6 from the field and 1-of-2 from 3-point range, game-high three steals and game-high two blocked shots in the Grenadiers’ 91-61 victory over Cincinnati Christian in the KIAC Tournament semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25 in New Albany; notes: Billups scored 10 points to help IU Southeast win its sixth straight KIAC Tournament title last Tuesday with a 74-62 home win over Asbury. The Grenadiers earned an automatic berth in the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship tournament. They will play Valley City State (N.D.) in the first round of the tourney on Wednesday; team records: 27-4 overall, 14-1 KIAC.

• Sam Burke (IU Southeast baseball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 0-for-5, one RBI, one run scored; notes: 0-for-3 with an RBI in the Grenadiers’ 6-4 home victory on Monday, Feb. 25 in Game 1 of a doubleheader against Anderson; team record: 3-6.

• Kegan Clark (IU Southeast men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 5.5 points per game, 5-of-12 field goals, 0-of-2 3-pointers, 1-of-2 free throws, six rebounds, six assists, five steals; notes: seven points, three rebounds, team-high three assists and team-high three steals in the Grenadiers’ 74-62 home win over Asbury in the KIAC Tournament championship game last Tuesday; team records: 27-4 overall, 14-1 KIAC.

• Hanna Martin (Youngstown State women’s swimming, Fr.) — notes: 14th in the 400 individual medley (4:41.64), 18th in the 1,650 freestyle (17:59.44) and 18th in the 1,000 freestyle (10:48.01) at the Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships last Wednesday through Saturday in Chicago; 1,000 freestyle time was a personal-best and the eighth-fastest in program history.

• Evan Maschmeyer (St. Joseph’s (Pa.) men’s basketball, So.) — weekly stats: 0-of-1 field goals, one assist, one rebound; notes: one rebound in the Hawks’ 82-56 home victory on Saturday against Fordham; team records: 16-11 overall, 7-7 Atlantic 10 Conference.

• Mitchell Mattingly (IU Southeast baseball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 2-for-5 with two runs scored; top performance: 2-for-3 with two run scores in IU Southeast’s 6-4 home triumph over Anderson on Monday, Feb. 25 in Game 1 of a doubleheader; team record: 3-6.

• Jalynn McClain (Western Kentucky women’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 8.5 points per game, 7-of-11 field goals, 3-of-5 free throws, 10 rebounds, five steals; top performance: 12 points, shooting 5-of-7 from the floor and 2-of-2 from the stripe, game-high nine rebounds and game-high four steals in the Hilltoppers’ 65-59 home loss last Wednesday against South Alabama; team records: 20-9 overall, 13-7 Sun Belt Conference.

• Natalie Nikitas (Bluffton softball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 0-for-5; notes: 0-for-1 in the Beavers’ 8-0 victory in five innings over Illinois College at the Rebel Spring Games on Sunday in Kissimmee, Fla.; team record: 2-0.

• Kayla Poppe (St. Mary-of-the-Woods softball, Fr.) — notes: 0-for-2 in the Pomeroys’ 6-4 loss on Saturday at St. Ambrose (Iowa) in Game 2 of a doubleheader; team record: 0-2.

• Trice Whaley (Rend Lake men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 3.5 points per game, 2-of-9 field goals, 1-of-3 3-pointers, 2-of-2 free throws, nine assists, four rebounds; top performance: game-high eight assists, seven points and three rebounds in the Warriors’ 100-79 victory last Wednesday at Lincoln (Ill.); notes” Rend Lake has captured the outright Great Rivers Athletic Conference championship; team records: 24-3 overall, 14-2 Great Rivers Athletic Conference.



NEW ALBANY

• William Barber (Spalding men’s basketball, So.) — top performance: 10 points, shooting 2-of-2 from the field, 1-of-1 from 3-point range and 5-of-6 from the free-throw line, and team-high four rebounds in the Golden Eagles’ 70-61 loss on Saturday to host Washington (Mo.) in the first round of the NCAA Division III tournament; season-ending stats: 7.9 points per game, 3.2 rebounds per game; team records: 20-8 overall, 15-1 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

• Ashley Cochran (Hanover softball, Jr.) — notes: losing pitcher in a starting role in the Panthers’ 10-1 loss to Ferrum at the NTC Spring Games last Wednesday in Clermont, Fla., 3 1/3 innings pitched, six runs allowed (all earned), seven hits, one strikeout, one walk; team record: 1-7.

• Kamaren Cole (Danville Area Community College women’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: team-high 16 points in the Jaguars’ 64-54 loss on Saturday at John Wood Community College; team records: 21-9 overall, 7-4 Mid-West Athletic Conference.

• Donnie Hale (Purdue men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 7.5 points per game, 7-of-13 field goals, 1-of-1 free throws, three rebounds; top performance: team-high 13 points, shooting 6-of-11 from the floor and 1-of-1 from the line, in the Boilermakers’ 58-48 loss last Wednesday at Iowa; team records: 14-15 overall, 7-9 Big Ten.

• Jordy Martin (Rose-Hulman men’s basketball, Jr.) — notes: one rebound in the Engineers’ 72-52 home loss on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA Division III tournament; season-ending stats: 1.1 points per game; team records: 24-4 overall, 16-2 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference.

• Tionna Peters (IU Southeast women’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: four points in the Grenadiers’ 76-51 home victory over Point Park in the KIAC Tournament semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25; season-ending stats: four points per game; team records: 17-13 overall, 8-7 KIAC.

• TeNale Roland (Utah State men’s basketball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 12 points per game, 9-of-25 field goals, 4-of-11 3-pointers, 2-of-3 free throws, 13 rebounds, three assists; top performance: 12 points, shooting 4-of-14 from the field, 3-of-8 from 3-point range and 1-of-2 from the line, and six rebounds in the Aggies’ 61-46 loss on Saturday at Texas-Arlington; notes: Roland’s three 3-pointers against Arlington tied his career-high; team records: 19-9 overall, 9-7 Western Athletic Conference.

• A.J. Schmidt (McKendree men’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: team-high three assists, three rebounds and two points in the Bearcats’ 80-66 loss last Thursday at Bellarmine; season-ending stats: 3.1 rebounds per game, 2.8 assists per game, 2.6 points per game; team records: 7-21 overall, 1-17 GLVC.

• Alex Stewart (Western Kentucky men’s tennis, Fr.) — notes: No. 6 singles loss (7-5, 6-3) and No. 3 doubles setback (8-2) in the Hilltoppers’ 7-0 loss on Sunday at Southern Indiana; team record: 1-5.

• Brandy Stover (William & Mary gymnastics, So.) — top performance: third in the balance beam in the Tribe’s quadrangular meet on Saturday at Rutgers, 9.750; notes: 24th in the floor exercise, 8.600.

• Brittany Stover (William & Mary gymnastics, Fr.) — top performance: third in the all-around in the Tribe’s quadrangular meet on Saturday at Rutgers, 37.900; notes: fifth in the vault, 9.775; sixth in the uneven parallel bars, 9.725; 18th in the balance beam, 9.000; 23rd in the floor exercise, 9.400; Stover recently won the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week.

• Adam Togami (Wabash men’s track, Fr.) — notes: 10th in the 3,000 at the North Coast Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday in Wooster, Ohio, 9:04.03; the Little Giants won their third consecutive conference championship with 220 1/2 points.

• Chris Whitehead (Danville Area Community College men’s basketball, So.) — top performance: 12 points, shooting 6-of-10 from the field, two rebounds and two assists in the Jaguars’ 57-52 victory on Saturday at John Wood Community College; notes: the Jaguars have clinched their second consecutive Mid-West Athletic Conference championship; team records: 27-3 overall, 10-0 Mid-West Athletic Conference.



NEW WASHINGTON

• Kasie Doherty (Hanover softball, Fr.) — notes: 0-for-2 in the Panthers’ 2-1 loss to Rochester (N.Y.) Institute of Technology at the NTC Spring Games last Tuesday in Clermont, Fla.; team record: 1-7.

• Josh Sampson (Wabash wrestling, Jr.) — notes: 1-2 record in the 165-pound division at the NCAA Division III Midwest Regional on Saturday in Elmhurst, Ill.; season-ending stats: 20-11 record.



PROVIDENCE

• Kelsea Bedan (Spalding softball, Fr.) — notes: one run scored in the Golden Eagles’ 13-2 loss in five innings on Sunday at Centre; team record: 1-1.

• Oliver Book (Cincinnati men’s track, Jr.) — top performance: second in the mile run in the Bearcats’ 70-61 victory over Miami (Ohio) last Friday in a dual meet in Bexley, Ohio, 4:20.25; notes: According to Cincinnati men’s track coach Bill Schnier on go bearcats.com, it was Book’s first race in more than a year.

• Katy Flanagan (Spalding softball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 3-for-5, one run scored, one triple; top performance: 3-for-4 with a triple and scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning in Spalding’s 5-4 victory over Manchester on Sunday in Danville, Ky.; team record: 1-1.

• Johnell Hardin (Spalding men’s basketball, Sr.) — notes: seven points and two assists in the Golden Eagles’ 70-61 loss on Saturday to host Washington (Mo.) in the first round of the NCAA Division III tournament; season-ending stats: 3.8 points per game, 2.4 rebounds per game, 2.3 assists per game; team records: 20-8 overall, 15-1 SLIAC.



SILVER CREEK

• Kyle Briner (Lee baseball, So.) — weekly stats: 0-0 record, 1 1/3 innings pitched, no runs allowed, no hits, two strikeouts, two walks; notes: no-decision relief outing in the Flames’ 16-4 victory last Wednesday at Milligan in the second game of a doubleheader, one inning pitched, no runs allowed, no hits, two strikeouts, no walks; team records: 19-3 overall, 7-1 Southern States Athletic Conference; Briner’s record: 1-0.

• Morgan Coquerille (Southern Indiana women’s tennis, Jr.) — notes: No. 2 doubles win (8-1) and No. 3 singles setback (7-5, 7-5) in the Screaming Eagles’ 8-1 home victory over Lake Superior State on Monday, Feb. 25; team record: 4-2.

• Grant Meyer (Quincy men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 0-of-5 field goals, 0-of-4 3-pointers, four rebounds, two assists; notes: three rebounds in the Hawks’ 73-65 loss at Lewis in the first round of the GLVC Tournament on Sunday; season-ending stats: 3.8 points per game, team-high 2.7 assists per game; team records: 12-15 overall, 7-11 GLVC.

• Jacob Perkins (Southern Illinois-Edwardsville men’s tennis, Fr.) — top performance: No. 3 singles win (6-1, 6-3) in the Cougars’ 7-0 home victory over Chicago State on Saturday; team record: 5-1.

• Brandon White (Lewis men’s golf, Sr.) — notes: 88 in first round of Las Vegas Desert Classic on Sunday, but White’s score got disqualified because of a scorecard violation.



SOUTH CENTRAL

• Shelby Miller (Maryville women’s basketball, So.) — top performance: 12 points, shooting 4-of-10 from the field, 2-of-7 from 3-point range and 2-of-2 from the free-throw line, and team-high six rebounds in the Saints’ 69-61 home victory over Missouri-St. Louis last Thursday; notes: With last Thursday’s victory, Maryville clinched the GLVC West Division title; team records: 17-9 overall, 13-5 GLVC.

• Chris O’Connor (Marian men’s track, Jr.) — notes: 11th in the high jump at the NAIA Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field National Championships last weekend in Geneva, Ohio, 6-6; it was O’Connor’s first appearance at nationals.

Weekly stats are from Monday, Feb. 25 to this past 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.