Traverse City Record-Eagle

Prep Sports

August 25, 2013

Prep Sports Roundup: Titans open soccer season

SOCCER

TC West dropstwo, ties one

Traverse City West opened its boys soccer season at a six-team tournament at the Coast Guard fields in Traverse City, tying Ann Arbor Skyline 0-0, then falling to Warren DeLaSalle 2-0 and Clarkston 4-0.

RUGBY

Kalamazoo Dogs 55

TC Blues 17

The Traverse City Blues dropped their season opener 55-17 to the Division III’s eighth-ranked team, the Kalamazoo Dogs, 55-17.

Noah LaLonde, Donald Welz and Matt Wilcox contributed scores for the Blues, with Ryan Fortune scoring a conversion on the second try.

The Blues trailed 19-5 at the half and were only down 22-17 early in the second half before injuries and a penalty left them short-handed.

TENNIS

TC Centralwins Kickoff Invite

The Traverse City Central boys tennis team won three singles flights and one doubles flight in taking the title of the Kickoff Invitational at Central High School.

Skyler Norgaard clinched the title for the Trojans when he beat his competitor from Rockford 7-6, 7-6 in the No. 1 singles finals. The Trojans ended up outscoring the Rams 20-19 for first. Norgaard also posted wins over Jenison (6-1, 6-0) and Holly (6-3, 6-3).

At No. 3 singles, Cam Young was first with wins over Holly (6-1, 6-0), Jenison (6-0, 6-0) and Rockford (7-6, 5-7, 10-7). At No. 4 singles Nick Yergens beat Jenison (6-0, 6-1), Holly (6-1, 6-0) and Rockford (6-3, 6-1). Central’s other win came at No. 2 doubles with Parker Berden and Yani Beeker winning over Jenison (6-1, 6-0), Rockford (6-3, 6-2) and Holly (6-1, 6-4).

VOLLEYBALL

TC Central reaches semis of own tourney

Traverse City Central kicked off the 2013 season by going 3-2-1 at its own tournament, ultimately falling to Waterford Our Lady of the Lakes 25-22, 21-25, 11-15 in the tournament semifinals. Our Lady of the Lakes lost to Walled Lake Central in the championship match.

Central split with Our Lady of the Lakes earlier in the tournament in pool play, 17-25, 25-22. Other pool play matches saw them beat Glen Lake 25-15, 25-2 and Pine River 25-19, 25-16. They also lost to Boyne City 22-25, 21-25. In the quarterfinals the Trojans topped St. Francis 26-24, 25-21.

Text Only

Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Associated Press Video
Bill Murray Continues To Be Just Bill Murray By Eating Some Free Bill Murray Ice Cream Deja vu: Another NYPD officer choke-holding a suspect Hillary Clinton Blamed Bill's Affair With Monica Lewinsky On Abuse He Suffered As A Child 'Fifty Shades of Grey': Watch the Super Sexy First Trailer Now! Reports: Ravens RB Ray Rice Suspended For 1st 2 Games Of The Season Chapter Two: Becoming a first-time director Air Algerie plane with 119 on board missing over Mali Diamond Stone, Malik Newman, Josh Jackson and others showcase talent Free Arturo - The World's Saddest Polar Bear A Look Back at Batman On Film Through The Years LeBron James -- Dropped $2k On Cupcake Apology ... Proceeds To Benefit Charity Snoop Dogg Says He Smoked Weed at the White House Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern's Hair Shirtless Super Mario Balotelli Dances While Ironing - @TheBuzzeronFOX Whoa! Watch "Housewives" Star Do the Unthinkable LeBron apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes Justin Bieber In Calvin Klein Underwear Shoot Samsung Pre-Trolls The IPhone 6 With New Ad Jimmy Kimmel Introduces His Baby Girl