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March 19, 2013

Trinity posts undefeated season

Stewardson Trinity Cardinals wrapped up their regular season play Thursday, March 14, hosting Mattoon St. John’s. Trinity 7th grade won 25-6, 25-19. The Cardinals defeated St. John’s 8th grade 25-5, 25-18.

Claire Moomaw led the 7th grade team with 15 points and 5 aces, while Anna Schlechte served 11 straight points in the 8th grade match.

The Cardinals 7th grade finished their season with a 17-2 record. The 8th grade team is 18-0 before going into their Regionals on Monday, March 18.


Trinity def. Mattoon St. John’s, 25-6, 25-19

7th Grade stats: Kelsey Beitz- 7 pts, 5 aces, 1 dig; Megan Schlechte- 4 pts, 4 aces, 3 kills; Calla Roney- 3 kills; Jocelyn Schultz- 8 assists; Rachel Kessler- 5 pts, 3 aces, 1 kill; Claire Moomaw- 15 pts, 5 aces; Martina Gratz- 11 pts, 5 aces, 1 assist; Anna Schlechte- 3 pts, 2 aces, 1 kill; Mariah Caudill- 5 pts, 1 ace, 1 kill


Trinity def. St. John’s, 25-5, 25-18

8th Grade stats: Becca Schlechte- 9 pts, 3 aces, 14 kills, 3 digs, 1 assist, 1 block; Olivia Gratz- 8 pts, 1 ace, 3 kills, 3 digs; Megan Schlechte- 5 pts, 1 ace, 5 kills, 1 dig; Calla Roney- 6 pts, 3 aces, 4 kills, 4 digs; Jocelyn Schultz- 7 pts, 1 ace, 21 assists; Martina Gratz- 3 pts; Anna Schlechte- 12 pts, 1 ace

Stewardson Trinity traveled to St. Peter on Tuesday, March 12 and took their 17th straight win. Trinity’s 7th grade team started the night with a, 25-17, 25-18, win. The 8th grade followed by defeating St. Peter 25-14, 25-19.

Calla Roney stole the night by putting down 11 aces, along with Becca Schlechte’s 13 kills.

Trinity will host Mattoon St. John’s on Thursday at 5:30 for their last regular season match. This is also their 8th grade night, honoring Becca Schlechte and Olivia Gratz. The Cardinal’s 8th grade team remains undefeated at 17-0 and 7th grade is 16-2.

The Cardinals start regional’s on Monday, March 18 at 5:00 against Patoka. This year regionals will be held at Altamont Lutheran School, Altamont. St. Peter and Altamont Lutheran play at 6:00 and the championship game is scheduled at 7 p.m. The regional champions will advance to SIJHSAA’s Class S State Tournament at Herrin High School on March 23.

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