Traverse City Record-Eagle

Prep Sports

December 1, 2012

Prep Roundup: 12/01/2012



Lake Leelanau SM 61 GT Academy      40

Lake Leelanau St. Mary's picked up its first win of the season with a 61-40 win over Grand Traverse Academy.

Rachael Thon scored 16 points and Marta Herman and Megan Popp each had a dozen for the Eagles (1-2), and Hannah Weber added 10.

Tiffany Wright scored 13 and Amelia Peck 12 for GT Academy.

Brighton frosh     28 TC West frosh     11

The Brighton freshmen beat Traverse City West 28-11.

Talia Polmann led the Titans with six points.


TC Central      6 Petoskey      2

Cooper Macdonell and Nico Saco each scored two goals as Traverse City Central won its third straight game to start the season with a 6-2 Big North Conference victory over visiting Petoskey.

The Trojans led 3-0 after the first period on goals by Cam Givens, Saco and Macdonell.

Petoskey got on the board on Tanner Davis' score at 14:31 of the second before Saco's power-play goal reinstated Central's three-goal lead heading into the final stanza.

Mitchell Ward struck for a goal 11 ticks into the third period off a Givens assist and Macdonell converted a Derek Schrank assist into his second goal 2:40 later.

Petoskey's Kevin Hansen scored off a Ben Schwartzfisher assist with 10:22 left. Nick Trombler also had an assist on Davis' goal.

Central's first-period assists went to Ward, Brady Brantley and Rhys Adle.

Bill Vermetten made 10 saves for Central, which held a commanding 40-12 advantage in shots on goal. Petoskey's Breanna Merriam stopped 34 shots.

The Trojans (3-0, 1-0 BNC) head to Cadillac on Wednesday.

-- Compiled by Dennis Chase and James Cook

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