Lady Eagles moved to 12-1 with win over Fulton County

The Huntington Lady Eagles home-school volleyball team defeated host Fulton County in three sets, with scores of 25-23, 25-23, 26-24 on Monday, Sept. 21.

Kelsey Featherson brought up all sides of the game, with 12 digs, eight kills and four aces.

Marina Stoffel led the defense with 27 digs and three blocks. Deborah Scheie had 21 digs and Dana Stoffel and Rebecca Daniels each had 16 digs.

On offense, team leaders included Daniels, with 15 kills and one ace; and Marina Stoffel, with seven kills and one ace.

Bradburn leads Riverview eighth-graders to volleyball win

Lauren Bradburn earned 12 points to help the Riverview Middle School eighth grade volleyball team defeat Wabash in three sets, with scores of 23-25, 25-14, 15-14 on Thursday, Sept. 24.

In addition to Bradburn, Mikayla Carpenter earned eight points, four of which were aces.

The eighth grade team, now 3-1, will play in the Indian Springs Tournament in Columbia City on Saturday, Sept. 26. The next regular game will be on Monday, Sept. 28, against Salamonie at home.

Doubles sweep helps HNHS tennis team top Northrop

A sweep of doubles and a win in singles helped the Huntington North High School boys' varsity tennis team edge Northrop 3-2 on Wednesday, Sept. 23.

David Ballard was the lone winner for HNHS in singles, defeating Northrop's Sam Oren 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1.

Viking Chris Royer fell to Spencer Barnes 2-6, 3-6 in second singles, and Phil Truitt lost in third singles to Yanni Stavretis 4-6, 0-6.

Crestview volleyball teams lose to Maple Creek

The Crestview Middle School eighth grade volleyball team, 2-5, was defeated by host Maple Creek in two games, with scores of 18-25, 21-25, on Wednesday, Sept. 23.

Carley McElhaney led Crestview in scoring with seven points and one ace. Jessica Drew helped both the offense and defense with one point, one ace, two blocks and two kills. Kayla Delatorre had two blocks and two kills, Kaylie Killian had three points and Emiley Gray had two points.

Crestview's seventh grade volleyball team also fell to Maple Creek in two games, with scores of 15-25, 12-25.

Viking booters fall to Logansport

Eight saves by Goalkeeper Kyle Williams wasn't enough as host Logansport defeated the Huntington North High School boys' varsity soccer team 4-2 on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Zach Schaffter and Taylor Johnson each had a goal for the Vikings, now 6-4-1.

The Huntington North junior varsity team was shut out by Logansport 3-0.

The junior varsity squad is now 4-3-3 for the season.


Huntington Catholic beat Montpelier in volleyball

The Huntington Catholic Schools' seventh grade volleyball team defeated Montpelier in three games, with scores of 15-25, 25-14, 15-9, on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Madison Jennings led scoring for HCS in the first set with three points.

Jennings also led in the second set, with 11 points. Brianne Coburn added three points.

In the final set, Macayla Caley had seven points to lead the team.

The Huntington Catholic eighth grade team also won over Montpelier in three sets, with scores of 24-25, 25-23, 15-5.

When girls collide

Photo by Matt Murphy.

Lady Viking midfielder Kelsey Konz (left) takes a hit from a Logansport player in the Huntijgnton North Hgigh School girls' varsity soccer game on Tuesday, Sept. 22. The Lady Vikings lost 2-1.


Crestview volleyball squads lose to Lincoln

The Crestview Middle School eighth grade volleyball team fell to Lincoln Middle School in two games, with scores of 18-25, 18-25, on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Carly McElhaney had five points and one ace; Erin Rethlake had four points and Kaylie Killian had three points. Jessica Drew had six kills and Kayla Delatoree had two kills.

The team, 2-4, plays Maplecreek Wednesday, Sept. 23, and Riverview on Tuesday, Sept. 29.

Crestview's seventh grade volleyball team also lost to Lincoln in two games, with scores of 9-25, 12-25.

Seabolt's fumble return helps spark Crestview football to win

Jordan Seabolt returned a 20-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown to help the Crestview Middle School seventh grade football team shut out Edgewood 16-0 on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

In addition to Seabolt's score, Ricky Wedlake had a 35-yard touchdown and Colt Ropp made a tackle in the end zone for a safety. Joe Bentz and Wedlake had interceptions.

The team's next game will be on Saturday, Sept. 26, against Salamonie.


HCS seventh grade volleyball team wins

The Huntington Catholic Schools seventh grade volleyball team defeated Bluffton in two games, with scores of 25-17, 25-15, on Monday, Sept. 21.

In the first game, Lindsey Scher led the way with seven points, Madison Jennings had five points and Alexandra Kreider had four points.

Caley took charge of the second game with 12 points. Kreider added three points.

The Huntington Catholic eighth grade team fell to Bluffton in two games, with scores of 25-12, 25-12.

In the first game, Olivia Woolard had four points to lead the team.

Lady Viking booters falll to Logansport, 2-1

Lady Viking soccer player Alyssia Williams races downfield with a Logansport defender  in pursuit during the HNHS match on Tuesday, Sept. 22. The Lady Vikings lost, 2-1.
Photo by Matt Murphy.

A lone goal was all the Huntington North High School girls' varsity soccer team could muster and fell to visiting Logansport, 2-1, on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Kirsten Konz got the lone HNHS score on an assist from Alyssia Williams.

The team dropped to 6-6 for the season.


Champion Hill Toppers beat newly-formed Jonesboro in base ball

"In a match played to raise funds for historic restoration in Jonesboro, the Champion Hill Toppers of Huntington traveled south to play the newly-formed Jonesboro Zebras. Under gorgeous skies, on a field that could generously be called ‘interesting,' the local heroes scored four runs with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to take the match 18-17.

Lady Eagles volleyball team beats Anderson for 10-1 mark

The Huntington Lady Eagles homeschool volleyball team won over the host Anderson Angels in three sets, with scores of 25-15, 25-10, 25-4, at the White River Club on Friday, Sept. 18.

Leading the team were Dana Stoffel with five digs and three aces; Deborah Scheie had five digs and two aces; Kelsey Featherston made one block, seven digs, two assists, five kills and 11 aces; Kaleigh Shultz had five blocks, six assists, four kills and three aces; Marina Stoffel had 16 digs and two kills; and Rebecca Daniels had five digs, five blocks, three kills and nine aces.

Crestivew girls' cross country team sweeps Wabash

Crestview Middle School swept the top six spots at the girls' cross country meet with Wabash on Saturday, Sept. 21.

Marissa Jamison led the Crestview team, taking first place with a time of 13:30. Emily Ehrenman had second in 13:39, Corinne Zay took third in 14:15, Ashleigh Miller placed fourth in 14:17 and Alexis Aldred took fifth in 14:39.

Non-scorers for Crestview were Valerie Huffman in sixth and Allie Lawson in ninth.

Other Crestview runners included Sinclair Williams, Kayla Farrell, Meghan Underwood, Rachael Mischaud, Kayla Stuttle and Jessie May.

Crestivew boys' cross country team smacks Wabash

Caleb Stoffel's first place finish helped lead the Crestview Middle School boys' cross country team past Wabash, 18-39, on Monday, Sept. 21.

Stoffel won in a time of 11:45, six seconds ahead of teammate Alec Justice, who placed second in 11:51. Landon Underwood was third in 12:15, Tyler Henline was fifth in 12:27 and Dylan Mower was seventh in 12:47.

Other top 15 runners for Crestview included Luke Stroud, ninth, and Zach Baldridge, 15th.