The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

High School Sports

February 20, 2014

Sabers silence Marion

DEWITT — Marion tried to hold its lead on the Central DeWitt Sabers, but the Sabers won 48-43 thanks to an early fourth quarter run.

Marion had the lead coming out of the locker room at halftime, but the Sabers caught up midway through the third quarter and went on a 8-2 run that spilled over into the final quarter and never surrendered the lead.

Amanda Brainerd led DeWitt with 20 points, including 11 in the first half. Miranda Meland followed with 12 points for the Sabers.

Michalyn Mohr led the Indians with 17 points followed by Amanda Sahm scoring 14 points.

The two teams faced each other in back-to-back games in the end of January where each road team won.


MARION (6-16) — Jozee Peyton 1 0-0 3, Amanda Sahm 5 3-4 14, Dani Dunne 0 0-0 0, Bayley Fuller 0 0-0 0, Holli Jones 1 0-0 3, Marissa Whitney 1 0-0 3, Tessa Jordan 1 0-0 3, Michalyn Mohr 7 1-1 17. Totals 16 4-5 43.

DEWITT (12-10) — Kali Roling 1 1-3 4, Gretchen Henningsen 0 0-0 0, Hailey Saunders 1 4-6 7, Brittany McNamara 1 0-0 2, Amanda Brainerd 7 6-9 20, Emily Cornelius 1 0-0 2, Miranda Meland 5 0-0 12, Abby Willis 0 1-2 1. Totals 16 12-20 48.

Marion 15 6 8 14 — 43

DeWitt 12 8 15 13 — 48

3-point goals — Marion 7 (Mohr 2, Jordan, Whitney, Jones, Peyton); DeWitt 4 (Meland 2, Roling, Saunders). Total fouls — Marion 18, DeWitt 10. Fouled out — Jordan.

Text Only
High School Sports
  • Kewanee rallies MORRISON, Ill. -- Kewanee scored six runs in the top of the seventh inning Wednesday to defeat Morrison 10-8 in Three Rivers Conference baseball. Back-to-back three-run innings had given the Mustangs the lead. Justin Jensen had two hits, one a double

    April 17, 2014

  • 4-17-14 1B-Photo marcucci-1 Marcucci not fazed by expectations GOOSE LAKE -- Despite her age, Northeast sophomore Aleenah Marcucci still has the moxie to get back to the state track meet. Marcucci placed in both hurdle events -- sixth in the 100 and fifth in the 400 -- in Des Moines as a freshman last season. N

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Fillies one-hit Fulton Herald Staff Report Ackerman throws no-hitter for Erie/Prophetstown Fillies one-hit Fulton

    April 17, 2014

  • Freshmen lead Irish DAVENPORT -- Seth Moeller recorded a hat trick and Andrey Drury added a pair of goals Tuesday to help Prince of Peace defeat Davenport West 6-1. The win was the third in a row for the Irish (3-3). Devin Bly also scored for Prince of Peace, which aven

    April 17, 2014

  • 4-16-14 1B-Photo, Robinson Kings' Robinson trying to keep up with himself CLINTON -- Deshond Robinson knew he was fast, but he didn't know how fast he had become since winning the open 400-meter dash at the Iowa high school state meet last spring. Earlier in his high school career, Robinson was pretty reluctant about comp

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • DeWitt heats up on cold night CLINTON -- Following the meet last Tuesday night in Camanche, Central DeWitt coach Eric Olson huddled his girls track team around the finish line after a lukewarm performance. He called out his team for not being aggressive and not having that desire

    April 16, 2014

  • Fillies blank the Boilermakers MORRISON, Ill -- Lauren Rice didn't allow a hit and struck out 13 Kewanee batters Tuesday as Morrison defeated the Boilermakers 12-0 in Three Rivers Conference softball. Rice got plenty of offensive support. The Fillies recorded 13 hits. Shannon Finn

    April 16, 2014

  • Clinton defeats West DAVENPORT -- Competing without its No. 2 player wasn't enough to stop Clinton's boys tennis team Tuesday. The River Kings defeated Davenport West 6-3, winning four singles matches and two in doubles. Evan Hood, Cyrus Colah, Sameer Ansari and Connor N

    April 16, 2014

  • 4-16-14 2B-Photo, Fulton Relays Steamers win on home track FULTON, Ill. -- A couple of minor setbacks didn't really bother Bryce Holesinger at all Tuesday evening. The big picture was bright for Holesinger and his teammates on the Fulton/Fulton Unity boys track team. Not only did the Steamers win their third

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • Kings, Rebels 2nd at DeWitt DEWITT -- Clinton claimed second place in the Class A division and Northeast took second in Class B on Tuesday at the Saber Invitational boys track and field meet at Central DeWitt High School. The River Kings finished with 92 points, two ahead of Ma

    April 16, 2014

Sports Updates