ND boys nip St. Pius in SoccerFest semis
Saturday, September 1, 2007
The Notre Dame boys soccer team slipped past Festus St. Pius 3-2 on Friday in the semifinals of the annual Notre Dame SoccerFest.
Notre Dame (3-0) received goals from Ryan Willen, Josh Robert and Ty Williams.
In the other semifinal, Jackson edged Carbondale, Ill., 2-1.
Notre Dame and Jackson will meet at 7 p.m. today for the title.
Also Friday, in the consolation bracket, Central beat Marion, Ill., 3-0 as Brooks Osburne scored all three goals.
Central will play Sikeston at 5 p.m. today in the consolation final.
Leopold beat host Woodland 25-17, 25-13 to capture the championship.
Cassie Seiler had 19 assists and four digs to lead to the Wildcats (2-0). Cassi Jensen and Casey Bucher led in kills with five each.
Woodland (3-1) was paced in kills by Chelsea Morris, Lauren Johnson and Jessica Santi with five apiece. Brandi Killian had nine assists.
In other matches, Meadow Heights beat Saxony Lutheran 25-18, 25-16 for third place and Oak Ridge downed Zalma 25-22, 25-22 for the consolation title.
Notre Dame Volleyballfest
St. Vincent won two matches in Notre Dame's annual tournament, beating the host squad 25-17, 25-15 and Central 25-15, 25-20.
Sara Moll led in digs and Lacey Siegmund led in assists in both matches for St. Vincent (3-0).
Perryville beat Caruthersville 25-15, 25-16 and split with Marshfield, winning the first game 25-17 and losing the second game 26-24.
Liz Martin paced Perryville against Caruthersville with 21 digs and 16 blocks.
GIRLS TENNISGreat 8 tournament
Central dropped two matches in the Great 8 tournament in Columbia, Mo, falling to Columbia Rock Bridge 7-2 and Belleville (Ill.) West 8-1.
Lindsey Pingel won both her singles matches for the Tigers, while Kristi Lazarova won against Rock Bridge.
Rock Bridge 7, Central 2
1: Whitley Zisch (R) def. Sarah Ford
2: Lindsey Pingel (C) def. Allison Wulff 6-2, 6-4
3: Lauren Cane (R) def. Christen Edmonds 6-3, 6-2.
4: Sara Hecter (R) def. Brooke Morris 6-0, 6-2
5: Kristi Lazarova (C) def. Kelsey Kinderkanecht 2-6, 6-4, 10-7
6: Timmi Kosztin (R) def. Sami Gross 6-4, 0-6, 9-7
1: Zisch-Wulff (R) def. Ford-Pingel 8-4
2: Cane-Kinderkanecht (R) def. Edmonds-Lazarova 8-2
3: Hecter-Caitlin Sturchi (R) def. Morris-Groves 8-4
Belleville West 8, Central 1
1: Kelsey Delsignore (B) def. Sarah Ford 2-6, 6-4, 16-14
2: Lindsey Pingel (C) def. Taylor Cook 6-3, 6-3
3: Nicole Sonnenberg (B) def. Christen Edmonds 6-1, 6-0
4: Alonna Kurek (B) def. Brooke Morries 7-5, 6-0
5: Sarah Benson (B) def. Kristi Lazarova 6-2, 6-2
6: Paige Elde (B) def. Sami Gross 6-4, 6-1
1: Delsignore-Cook (B) def. Ford-Pingle 8-6
2: Sonnenberg-Kurek (B) def. Edmonds-Lazarova 8-1
3: Benson-Elde (B) def. Morris-Gross 8-5
CROSS COUNTRYChester (Ill.) Invitational
Chaffee's girls finished second among four full teams, although seven squads had runners. Sarah Reischman led the Red Devils by placing ninth.
9. Sarah Reischman, 25:59; 11. Sarah Sigman, 27:01; 15. Elizabeth Schlosser, 28:04; 17. Randi Wiley, 28:25; 25. Rachel Reischman, 34:10; 27. Chelsie Welker, 35:49; 31. Jessica Brown, 38:19
--From staff reports