Notre Dame swimmers sweep three-team meet

Friday, December 14, 2007

Notre Dame took first place in all 11 events as it rolled at the St. Vincent three team girls swimming meet Thursday.

Brittany Menz and Lauren Castleman led the Bulldogs by aiding in the victories by the 200 medley relay, the 200 freestyle relay and the 400 freestyle relay. Castleman also won the 50 freestyle and Menz won the 100 freestyle.

Maria Esswein led St. Vincent with second-place finishes in the 200 individual medley and the 100 butterfly. She also helped the Indians finish second in the 200 medley relay and the 200 freestyle relay.

Team scores -- Notre Dame 156, St. Vincent 98, Saxony Lutheran 44.

Individual results

200 medley relay -- 1. Notre Dame (Jenny Brant, Audrey Glover, Brittany Menz, Lauren Castleman), 2:23.81; 2. St. Vincent, 2:47.47; 3. Notre Dame 2:54.18.

200 freestyle -- 1. Ava Andersson, ND, 2:42.42; 2. Kristen Dippold, SL, 2:56:06; 3. Hannah DeWilde, SV, 3:10.25.

200 individual medley -- 1. Glover, ND, 2:55.02; 2. Maria Esswein, SV, 3:04.47; 3. Abigail Messmer, ND, 3:06.22.

50 freestyle -- 1. Castleman, ND, 29.89; 2. Anna Esswein, SV, 34.53; 3. Samantha Schaefer, ND, 35.56.

100 butterfly -- 1. Jackie Bader, ND, 1:24.58; 2. M. Esswein, SV, 1:31.56; 3. Andersson, ND, 1:31.90.

100 freestyle -- 1. Menz, ND, 1:06.16; 2. Sarah DeWilde, SV, 1:21.62; 3. Samantha Rellergert, ND, 1:21.91.

400 freestyle -- 1. Messmer, ND, 6:04.27; 2. Kayla Essner, ND, 7:04.73; 3. Alex Nardulli, SV, 7:13.78.

200 freestyle relay -- 1. Notre Dame (Glover, Brant, Castleman, Menz), 2:06.84; 2. St. Vincent, 2:22.88; 3. Notre Dame, 2:24.52.

100 backstroke -- 1. Bader, ND, 1:26.49; 2. Tonya Scholl, SL, 1:35.23; 3. Hilary Schulman, ND, 1:43.99.

100 breaststroke -- 1. Glover, ND, 1:30.39; 2. S. DeWilde, SV, 1:36.71; 3. Katelyn Enderle, ND, 1:46.08.

400 freestyle relay -- 1. Notre Dame (Castleman, Andersson, Brant, Menz), 4:50.00; 2. Notre Dame, 5:34.27; 3. St. Vincent, 5:54.02.

Jackson 96, Poplar Bluff 72

Allison Hobbs and Shay Loughary led Jackson in its duel meet win.

Hobbs and Loughary swam on the 200 freestyle relay and the 400 freestyle relay, both winners.

Hobbs also won the 200 freestyle, while Loughary claimed a victory in the 100 freestyle.

Jackson top-three finishers

200 medley relay -- 2. Jackson, 2:31.19; 3. Jackson, 2:52.12.

200 freestyle -- 1. Allison Hobbs, 2:08.63; 3. Whitney Dittmer, 2:56.97.

200 IM -- 1. Cailin McGinnis, 2:22.83; 2. Bri Gray, 2:49.63.

50 freestyle -- 1. Sydney Stein, 28.06; 2. Casey Seabaugh, 31.68.

100 butterfly -- 1. McGinnis, 1:06.53.

100 freestyle -- 1. Shay Loughary, 1:06.97; 3. Abby Gerlach, 1:16.82.

500 freestyle -- 1. Hobbs, 5:49.12.

200 freestyle relay -- 1. Jackson (Loughary, Stein, Hobbs, McGinnis), 1:55.40.

100 backstroke -- 2. Loughary, 1:21.00.

100 breaststroke -- 1. Stein, 1:22.44; 2. Gray, 1:35.10.

400 freestyle relay -- 1. Jackson (Hobbs, Loughary, Stein, McGinnis), 4:20.40; 3. Jackson, 5:14.25.

GIRLS BASKETBALLNotre Dame-St. Louis 58, Notre Dame 51, OT

Notre Dame-St. Louis outscored the Bulldogs 11-4 in overtime to collect a road victory.

Jane Morrill scored a game-high 27 points for the Bulldogs.

The Bulldogs (5-3), who trailed much of the game, hit on their first 3-point shot of the game, but missed their next 10 to finish 1-of-11 from behind the arc.

ND-St. Louis2479711--58
Notre Dame1981284--51

ND-St. Louis (58) -- Renee Kurtz 16, Rosie Mongan 15, Ashley Giffin 11, Jill Wilmas 10, Anna Kuelker 4, Jess Winklemann 2. FG 28, FT 10-17, F 16 (3-pointers: Kurtz 2, Mongan 2, Giffin 1, Wilmas 2, Kuelker 1. Fouled out: Kurtz)

Notre Dame (51) -- Paige Schumer 7, Emily Brumitt 7, Jane Morrill 27, Alex Fowler 6, Megan Dohogne 2, Allyson Bradshaw 2. FG 19, FT 14-23, F 15 (3-pointers: Brumitt. Fouled out: none)

JV -- Notre Dame (Cape) won 53-19.

Farmington 57, Central 42

Wendi Zickfield had 30 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots, but that wasn't enough for Central to overcome rough second and fourth quarters.

Zickfield went a perfect 5-for-5 from the free-throw line, and the Tigers (3-3) went 9-for-9 as a team.

Farmington1119522--57
Central10111011--42

Farmington (57) -- Barnes 8, Trask 7, T. Jensen 12, Detring 2, A. Jensen 6, Russell 20, Knox 2. FG 16, FT 19-28, F 9 (3-pointers: Trask, Russell. Fouled out: none)

Central (42) -- Sadie Pittman 4, Taylor Kirn 8, Wendi Zickfield 30. FG 15, FT 9-9, F 18 (3-pointers: Zickfield. Fouled out: Breia Twiggs, Sarah Uptmor)

JV -- Farmington won 48-31.

Delta 56, Charleston 25

The Bobcats allowed 12 points in the first quarter then surrendered 13 points the rest of the way as they earned the victory on their home court.

Taylor Smith, a sophomore guard, dropped in 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds for Delta (6-1).

Charleston12634--25
Delta1715177--56

Charleston (25) -- Felicia Turner 7, Chelsie Lane 2, Taylor Duenne 8, Julie Bogan 4, Ashley McKentry 2, Emily Brashear 2. FG 10, FT 4-11, F 20 (3-pointers: Turner. Fouled out: none)

Delta (56) -- Taylor Smith 11, Amanda Drew 6, Alison Burger 3, Jodi Menz 6, Sara Blattel 6, Jessica Kidd 6, Rebecca Cox 1, Sarah Keys 9, Brittni Deprow 8. FG 20, FT 13-24, F 14 (3-pointers: Smith, Keys, Deprow. Fouled out: none)

Malden 61, Scott City 47

Donielle Howell paced Scott City with 12 points as the Rams fell to Malden on the road.

Becky Holder added 11 points for Scott City (3-5).

Scott City1218413--47
Malden8171917--61

Scott City (47) -- Donielle Howell 12, Becky Holder 11, Stephanie Essner 9, Whitney Tapley 7, Megan Raines 4, Emily Essner 4. FG 19, FT 3-5, F 14 (3-pointers: Howell, Holder. Fouled out: none.)

Malden (61) -- Hill 17, Lamarr 14, Dean 9, McCoy 8, Johnson 5, Stroup 4, Stone 4. FG 22, FT 9-15, F 9 (3-pointers: McCoy 2. Fouled out: none)

New Salem 91, Rivers of Life 8

Marti Poole had 22 points and Laura Poole netted 21 points to lead New Salem past Rivers of Life.

Kelsey Barlow added 18 points and Celsey Cook chipped in 16 points for New Salem.

New Salem26262118--91
Rivers of Life0224--8

New Salem (91) -- Laura Poole 21, Marti Poole 22, Kelsey Barlow 18, Celsey Cook 16, Haley Moyers 4, Leah Jones 10. FT 3-11, F 11.

Rivers of Life (8) -- Toyna 2, Cathrys 2, Maraih 4.

BOYS BASKETBALLLeopold 62, St. Vincent 52

Leopold jumped out to an 18-point halftime lead and held on to knock off the Indians.

The Wildcats were paced by Darren VanGennip, who netted 20 points. Cody Van De Ven and Larry Nussbaum added 14 points for Leopold.

Aaron Dzik had 17 points to lead St. Vincent (0-3). Matt Hotop added 10 points.

St. Vincent9161314--52
Leopold2122811--62

St. Vincent (52) -- Aaron Dzik 17, Josh Rollet 4, Matt Abbott 6, Matt Hotop 10, Justin L'Hote 6, Shawn Renner 3, Kyle Rollet 6. FG 17, FT 11-18, F 15 (3-pointers: Renner, Dzik. Fouled out: none)

Leopold (62) -- Dustin Thiele 4, Cody Van De Ven 14, Wade Wiseman 6, Darren VanGennip 20, Larry Nussbaum 14, Clayton Stoverink 4. FG 18, FT 8-15, F 18 (3-pointers: Wiseman 2, VanGennip 3, Nussbaum 1. Fouled out: none)

JV -- Leopold won 60-27.

Bell City 69, Bernie 57

Nick Niemczyk dropped 32 points to lead Bell City past Bernie. Phillip Gross added 17 for the Cubs (7-0).

Bernie12191412--57
Bell City25131417--69

Bernie (57) -- Dill 12, Welch 3, Stevens 11, Owens 12, Curry 8, Smith 9, McGowen 2. FG 14, FT 11-18, F 17 (3-pointers: Dill, Stevens 3, Owens 2. Fouled out: Smith)

Bell City (69) -- Ethan Watkins 9, Nick Niemczyk 32, Phillip Gross 17, Marty Dames 4, Austin Bush 5, John Paul Arnold 2. FG 20, FT 11-20, F 20 (3-pointers: Watkins 2, Niemczyk 3, Bush 1. Fouled out: none)

WRESTLINGJackson 53, Windsor 12

Jackson took 11 of 14 matches as it rolled past Windsor for the road victory.

103 -- Levi Rayburn (J) p. Zach Porpell in 3:42

112 -- Clay Rouse (J) won by forfeit

119 -- Mitchell Hazelwood (J) dec. Ben Seabaugh, 5-4

125 -- Joe Lamar (W) dec. Doug Froemsdorf, 9-5

130 -- Christ Hurst (J) p. Brandon Thomas in 3:07

135 -- Kyle Warren (W) p. Terry Hazelwood in 3:30

140 -- Blake Hooe (J) p. Tim Herrel in 5:40

145 -- Adam Kirchdorfer (J) p. Brian Udzel in 2:51

152 -- Justin Miller (J) p. Aaron Reiter in 1:42

160 -- Ryan Marble (J) p. Jake Parham in 1:09

171 -- Mitchell Montgomery (J) p. Meyers Wan in 3:50

189 -- Tim Waltenberger (W) dec. Michael Riney, 7-3

215 -- Blake Peiffer (J) won by forfeit

HWT -- Jacob Bullinger (J) p. Henry Burger in 1:49

JV -- Jackson won 55-16

-- From staff reports

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