Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

September 25, 2012

Local roundup


Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Ellie Ruholl carded a 48 to lead the Wooden Shoes to a 208-246 victory against Sullivan on Monday at Effingham Country Club.

Holly Dust added a 51 to finish second for the Shoes, and Leah Kremer (54), Laura Wente (55), Celeste Deters (56), Haley Giles (59), Lea Thoele (61) and Katie Thoele (63) finished up the round for T-Town.

The Shoes improved to 6-9 overall.



Effingham defeats Mout Zion

With a team score of 161, the Hearts narrowly defeated Mt. Zion (162) on Monday at Angus Links Golf Course. Taylorville (171) and Shelbyville (178) finished third and fourth overall.

Anthony Lechman shot a 36 to earn medalist honors, and Anthony Barrett shot a 39 to finish second for the Hearts.

Jackson Wendling (41), Sean Sandifer (45), Jake Linders (46) and Reed Schafer (47) rounded out the scoring for Effingham.

The Hearts are now 15-2 overall.



BASEBALL

St. Elmo falls to Ramsey

Despite a three-run first inning, the Eagles were unable to defeat Ramsey on Monday afternoon, losing the game 7-3.

Connor Beasley hit a three-run home run to account for all of St. Elmo’s runs. Dalton Parks went 2-for-3 with a double.

Parks also took the loss, allowing five runs in 3 2/3 innings. He is now 1-3 on the season.

St. Elmo fell to 7-9 for the fall.



Dieterich shuts down

Brownstown

Tanner Traub smacked two doubles and drove in four runs to lead the Maroons to a 10-1 victory over the Bombers in Dieterich on Monday afternoon.

Garrett Einhorn had two RBI, Alex Bohnhoff and Trenton Poe each had two hits and an RBI, and Brandon Westjohn and Reid Shoemaker each added an RBI for Dieterich.

Westjohn pitched a complete game, striking out nine and allowing only three hits to pick up the victory.

Dieterich is now 4-11 overall.



VOLLEYBALL

Cumberland tops Dieterich

Kamisha Holsapple had three digs, 19 assists and two aces in Cumberland’s 26-24, 26-24 victory over Dieterich on Monday night at Cumberland High School.

Kassidy Hunt added six digs, an ace and nine kills for the Pirates.

Candace Niemerg had 11 digs and six assists, and Tori Hardiek had an ace, four digs and two kills for the Maroons.

Dieterich is now 6-9.

The JV Maroons defeated Cumberland 25-16, 25-22.



Brownstown downs Odin

Behind five aces, three kills and five digs from Chelsey Lange, the Bombers topped Odin on Monday, 25-18, 25-16.

Michaela Walk had two aces and four assists, and Bethany Oberlink chipped in two aces, two kills and two assists for Browns-town.

The Bombers are now 5-10.



South Central defeats

Cowden-Herrick

Maria Brasel had 10 points and Lexi Schafer contributed eight points as South Central (16-5, 5-1) defeated Cowden-Herrick 25-21, 25-23, 25-18, 8-0.

Natalie Chapman and Kellie Crain contributed five points apiece while Macie Cain had three pionts and Riley Williams chipped in two.

Lincoln Brasel had seven kills and Marie Brasel had 12 assists.



TENNIS

St. Anthony sweeps Greenville



The Bulldogs won all nine of their matches on Monday to take down Greenville 9-0.

D.J. Brummer, Jenny Walters, Anna Utz, Morgan Gardewine, Anna Schutzbach, and Megan Schmidt all won their individual matches, and Utz/Lexie Niebrugge, Brummer/Walters, and Gardwine/Schutzbach notched doubles victories.