Shelbyville Daily Union

February 27, 2013

Trinity 7th, 8th Combined 31-2

JOHN CURTIS
Daily Union Sports Editor

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Stewardson Trinity Cardinals settled for a split at Sacred Heart on Monday, then knocked off rival St. Peter on Tuesday.

Monday at Sacred Heart, Trinity 7th was defeated in 3 sets, 25-10, 22-25, 19-25. In the 8th grade match, Trinity won in 3 intense sets, 23-25, 25-10, 27-25. Tuesday hosting St. Peter, Trinity won the 7th grade match, 25-18, 25-12, and defeated St. Peter in the 8th grade match 25-16, 25-21.

"The competition level was awesome and both sides did their part," said coach Ronda Schlechte. "It was fun and intense at the same time. Sacred Heart has really improved since we played them in January. I’m thankful they called us with an opening in their schedule."

7th Grade Sacred Heart def. Trinity, 25-10, 22-25, 19-25

Trinity stats: Kelsey Beitz-18 pts, 5 aces, 2 digs; Megan Schlechte- 16 pts, 9 aces, 9 kills, 1 dig, 2 assists; Calla Roney- 4 pts, 1 ace, 5 kills, 1 assists; Jocelyn Schultz- 7 pts, 1 ace, 1 kill, 1 dig, 10 assists; Rachel Kessler- 4 pts, 1 ace, 1 dig; Claire Moomaw- 9 pts, 1 ace, 2 digs; Anna Schlechte- 3 pts, 1 ace, 1 dig, 1 assist; Martina Gratz- 5 pts, 1 dig

8th Grade

Trinity def. Sacred Heart, 23-25, 25-10, 27-25

8th Grade Stats: Becca Schlechte- 16 pts, 5 aces, 16 kills, 19 digs; Olivia Gratz- 14 pts, 1 ace, 3 dig; Megan Schlechte- 8 pts, 2 aces, 8 kills, 3 digs, 2 assists; Calla Roney- 19 pts, 4 aces, 3 kills, 6 digs; Jocelyn Schultz- 8 pts, 1 ace, 3 digs, 22 assists; Anna Schlechte- 5 pts, 1 ace, 2 digs; Martina Gratz- 5 pts, 3 digs

"St. Peter always has competition for us and this time was no different," Coach Schlechte said.

Trinity will host Mattoon St. John’s on March 5 at 5:30 for their last home game of the season. Trinity 8th is now 16-0 and 7th is 15-2.

7th

Trinity def. St. Peter, 25-18, 25-12

7th grade stats: Kelsey Beitz- 7 pts, 3 aces, 1 kill; Martina Gratz- 11 pts, 6 aces, 2 assists; Claire Moomaw- 12 pts, 7 aces, 1 kill; Rachel Kessler- 11 pts, 9 aces; Anna Schlechte- 7 pts, 3 aces, 1 kill, 2 assists; Mariah Caudill- 2 pts, 1 kill

8th Grade

Trinity def. St. Peter, 25-16, 25-21

8th Grade stats: Becca Schlechte- 5 pts, 14 kills, 4 digs; Olivia Gratz- 5 pts, 1 ace, 1 kill; Megan; Schlechte- 8 pts, 4 aces, 3 kills, 5 digs, 1 assists; Calla Roney- 16 pts, 7 aces, 2 kills; Jocelyn Schultz- 8 pts, 3 aces, 1 kill, 3 digs, 19 assistsAnna Schlechte- 5 pts, 1 aceMartina Gratz- 3 pts