Archive - Dec 2013 - Sports Article
MONROE— Apparently, football is not the only sport where inches matter.
Alex Byerly sank a game-tying three-pointer with six seconds to play against visiting Bellmont on Saturday night but had a small part of his heel on the sideline in the process and the shot did not count.
The result was a Braves victory that seemed a lot closer than it could have been at the Hangar in Monroe, 58-54.
MISHAWAKA — "It was by far my most favorite match that I've ever had...in my life," stated Bellmont senior 220-pounder Fletcher Shaneyfelt after he outhustled and outsmarted his South Bend Riley foe, Tremayne Perryman, 11-8 in the final Bellmont match of the day, earning him at least an eighth place in the 32-team Al Smith lnvitational.
Tonight the Squaws welcome county-rival Adams Central to the Teepee for a game of two teams desperately needing a win. The Lady Jets (1-8) and Bellmont (0-10) square off beginning with the JV at 6:15 p.m. with the varsity to follow 20 minutes after.
The DDD webcast pregame show will begin at the end of the JV match or approximately 7:15 p.m. To view the gamecast, click the link below, then log in with a username and password. Enjoy the free service!
Tonight the Squaws host the Lady Bulldogs of New Haven on the hardwood. The varsity contest will begin at approximately 7:30 p.m. The DDD pre-game show will begin at 7:15 or approximately when the JV contest concludes.
To view the game, click the link below, then log in with a username and password. The service is free so tell your friends and family not to miss a moment of Bellmont sports!
WOODBURN—Despite holding a one point lead with under two minutes to go in the fourth quarter, three turnovers in the final minute turned out to be the deciding factor as Adams Central fell to the Woodlan Warriors by a score of 54-50 on Friday night.
The Warriors' senior guard Greg White came up big for Woodlan in the final quarter scoring five points and collecting three steals. His two biggest points of the contest came with 7.1 seconds as he connected on two free throws to give the home team a four-point lead.
Bellmont senior Diego Hutker came oh so close to lifting the upstart Bellmont Braves to sudden victory, turning Carroll's Logan Jester twice, rolling out 10-1 in the decisive 132-pound match Thursday at the Teepee ... but he could not hold off Jester's power half-Nelson in period two and the Chargers scored a second straight dual meet victory over Bellmont, 36-28.
Tonight the Braves welcome NHC rival Carroll to the mat for a conference showdown that will have a lot to show for who may be crowned champion later this season. The pre-game show will begin approximately 15 minutes before the varsity match is set to begin (~ 7:15 p.m.).
To view the match, click the link below, then log in with a username and password. The service is free so tell your friends and relatives they don't have to miss out on any Bellmont wrestling action tonight!
Garrett center Matt Singleton blocked a shot and sank a pair of free throws late in the fourth quarter to steal a win at the Teepee against Bellmont Wednesday night 45-42.
Bellmont, 1-2 on the year, defeated Whitko on December 7 but after the Heritage game was cancelled Saturday, the Braves have had a week and a half to stew before getting on the hardwood competitively.
Tonight the Braves play host to another ACAC team in the Garrett Railroaders beginning with the JV contest at 6 p.m. The broadcast of the game will begin with a pre-game show at approximately 7:15. To view the broadcast, simply click on the link below, then log in with a username and password. The gamecast is free to view so enjoy the game and go Braves!
This week in Pigskin Picks we shall dub the "week of the upsets" as no bracket except for one had anything less than three mistakes and a majority of the entries missed at least five games. Sal Jauregui missed only two and is this week's winner, while the tie-break score was just 23 points between the Seahawks and Giants. Kris McGill was second place missing three with a score of 36.
Here is a link to the Associated Press blog about the NCAA tournament:
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