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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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Last weekend (July 12) the Goshen Parks Department held its Kid’s Try-athlon to promote childhood fitness and this week (July 18) the new bicycle trail is open to the fairgrounds in Goshen, offering residents a healthy way to get to the annual agriculture exposition. Have you joined the local fitness movement?

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