Shelbyville Daily Union

March 22, 2013

Undefeated Trinity regional champs


Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — Stewardson Trinity Cardinals brought home the Champion trophy after defeating Patoka, 25-6, 25-11, and St. Peter, 25-17, 25-6, at Altamont Lutheran SIJHSAA Regional on Monday.

Anna Schlechte (4th grade) led Trinity with nine consecutive serves in game 1 of the Patoka match, while Jocelyn Schultz followed with seven straight aces. During St. Peter action, Becca Schlechte whipped through game 2 with 11 consecutive serves.

“The girls came out and played really well,” said Coach Ronda Schlechte. “Our serving was a major contributor to the wins. The girls moved well and just did a really nice job.”

Trinity is now 20-0. The Cardinals advance to SIJHSAA State at Herrin on Saturday, March 23 meeting Thompsonville at noon.

SIJHSAA Regional Tourney stats: Becca Schlechte- 18 pts, 5 aces, 14 kills, 9 digs, 5 assists; Olivia Gratz- 13 pts, 2 aces, 6 digs; Kelsey Beitz- 2 pts, 1 ace; Megan Schlechte- 8 pts, 2 aces, 16 kills, 5 digs; Calla Roney- 23 pts, 10 aces, 7 kills, 8 digs, 2 assists; Jocelyn Schultz- 17 pts, 9 aces, 1 kill, 2 digs, 29 assists; Martina Gratz- 5 pts, 1 dig; Anna Schlechte- 14 pts, 1 ace, 1 dig