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April 8, 2013

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Women’s Golf

Junior Amy Thompson (NorthWood) posted a 78-72—160 total to share 26th place among the individuals as the Indianapolis Greyhounds took the team title (308-208—616) in the IPFW Spring Classic.


• Junior David Yoder (Concord) had two hits and scored three runs for Saint Francis in a 14-1 win over Bethel. The Bethel Pilots were an 8-5 winner in the second game of the Crossroads League doubleheader.

• Senior Austin Haney (Westview) pitched 1 1/3 innings for Morehead State in a 2-1 loss to Belmont at Nashville, Tennessee. Haney allowed one hit to go with one strikeout and a walk. He threw 19 pitches, 11 of which were strikes.

On the season, Haney has a 2-1 record and three saves. He has 12 strikeouts in 13 1/2 innings and opposing team are hitting .212 off him.


Goshen College freshman Brittany Wingard enjoyed her walk-off home run on Friday so much she decided to do it again on Saturday.

The Northridge High School graduate homered to right center in the bottom of the seventh inning as the Maple Leafs edged Taylor, 4-3, in a Crossroads League game Friday at Goshen.

On Saturday, in a conference twin bill with Mount Vernon Nazarene, Wingard belted a 2-2 pitch over the fence in the bottom of the sixth inning as the Maple Leafs won 2-1.

Wingard has three home runs this season.

On Friday, just before Wingard’s blast GC sophomore Kerri Doutlick slugged her fifth homer of the season on an 0-2 pitch. It was the fourth straight twin bill she has homered in the first game.

Sophomore Melanie Meyer (Concord) singled and scored on Doutlick’s round tripper.

• The Bethel Pilots were swept in a Crossroads League doubleheader with Marian by scores of 5-2 and 4-3. Sophomore Natalie Newell (Goshen) suffered the loss in the first game. She struck out 13 and walked seven in falling to 6-2 on the season.

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  • South Ninth Street area under boil water order South Ninth Street, between East Jackson and Franklin streets in Goshen, is under a boil water order from noon until further notice.

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  • Police cars hit during multi-county chase According to Middlebury police, officer Gary Smith attempted to locate a silver Saturn leaving McDonald’s on Ind. 13, near U.S. 20 in Middlebury at 11:30 p.m. Monday.

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  • Rail work to close U.S. 33 Sunday, Monday

    The Indiana Department of Transportation announced that U.S. 33 at Ninth Street, is scheduled to close the morning of Sunday, Aug. 17 as Norfolk Southern rebuilds its railroad crossing. 

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  • Mideast Israel Palestinians-12 [GOSHEN NEWS] Israel accepts Egypt's Gaza cease-fire proposal CAIRO — Israel and the Hamas militant group on Sunday accepted a renewed Egyptian cease-fire proposal, clearing the way for the resumption of talks on a long-term truce meant to end a month of heavy fighting in the Gaza Strip that has taken nearly 2,000 lives.

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Three Goshen elementary schools — Chandler, Chamberlain and West Goshen — are providing free meals to all students during the school year as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Community Eligibility Provision of the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010. Nearly 80 percent of students at Chandler, 89 percent of students at Chamberlain and 78 percent of students at West Goshen already qualify for free or reduced-price lunches based on their family income. How do you feel about the new lunch program?

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