Shelbyville Daily Union

March 15, 2013

Trinity 8th Wins 17th Straight


Shelbyville Daily Union

SHELBYVILLE, IL. —

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.

7th Grade 

Trinity def. St. Peter's, 25-17, 25-18

Trinity stats: Kelsey Beitz- 20 pts, 12 aces, 2 kills; Anna Schlechte- 6 pts, 3 aces, 1 kill, 3 assists; Martina Gratz- 9 pts, 5 aces, 1 kill, 3 assists; Rachel Kessler- 7 pts, 4 aces; Claire Moomaw- 3 pts, 1 kill; Mariah Caudill- 5 pts, 1 ace, 1 kill

8th Grade

Trinity def. St. Peter's, 25-14, 25-19 

Trinity stats: Becca Schlechte- 8 pts, 2 aces, 13 kills, 6 digs; Olivia Gratz- 4 pts, 1 ace, 2 kills, 5 digs, 2 assists; Megan Schlechte- 5 pts, 2 aces, 6 kills, 2 digs; Jocelyn Schultz- 5 pts, 1 ace, 1 dig, 18 assists; Calla Roney- 17 pts, 11 aces, 1 kill, 8 digs, 1 assist; Martina Gratz- 7 pts, 2 aces, 2 digs, 1 assist; Anna Schlechte- 4 pts, 2 digs