Hanayik has strong outing at Capital

College Update

By Ken Barhorst - [email protected]




Sidney High graduate Monique Hanayik staked the Capital University women’s soccer team to a 2-0 lead over Carnegie Mellon with a pair of first-half goals in action last Sunday, but the game would go overtime and Capital would come out on the short end of a 3-2 score.

Capital, 4-4, jumped out to an early lead in the 27th minute and Hanayik, a junior, scored on a goal in traffic. In the 33rd minute, a teammate placed a through ball well ahead of Hanayik and she beat the defender to the ball and scored her second goal, beating the keeper to the near post.

She had three shots in the game, two of them on goal.

On the season, she is second on the team in goals scored with three, and third in shots on goal with seven. She also has one assist.

Brianna Wells-Barnes, Sidney — Barnes had two outstanding games for Edison Community College in volleyball this week. She had 18 kills, nine digs and two aces in a 3-1 loss to Ohio State-Lima, and followed that up with 14 kills, 11 digs and two solo blocks in a 3-0 win over Clark State.

She leads the Lady Chargers in kills this season with 107 and is second in solo blocks with six.

Ashley Keller, Lehman — Keller led Bluffton University’s women’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over Ohio Christian this week by scoring both her team’s goals. Her first goal came when her shot deflected off the crossbar into the back of the net for a 1-0 halftime lead. In the second half, the first seven shots came from Ohio Christian. But Bluffton’s first shot was by Keller off an assist and it found its mark for a 2-0 lead.

She then followed that up with one goal and one assist in a 3-2 loss to Heidelberg. She attempted three shots in each game, and now has a team-high six goals on the season.

Ethan Wolf, Minster — Minster graduate Wolf is having an excellent year so far as a tight end for the Tennessee Volunteers. Wolf currently leads the 2-2 Vols in receptions with 11 for 126 yards and two touchdowns. In Tennessee’s latest game, a tough 28-27 loss to Florida last week in the final seconds, Wolf was the top receiver, hauling in four passes for 55 yards. The Vols host Arkansas tonight.

Joe Fuller, Lehman — Fuller and his St. Leo University cross country teammates took first place in the Florida Southern 8K Invitational. Fuller, a sophomore, finished 17th overall in 28:02.9.

Allison Watkins, Fairlawn — Watkins also plays volleyball for Edison Community College, and she had 19 assists in a game with OSU-Lima, and 16 assists and two aces against Clark State. She leads the Lady Chargers in assists with 190.

Corey Bremigan, Russia — Bremigan is on the men’s golf team at Trine and shot a 76 last weekend to help his team to first place in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Jamboree No. 5, held at Trine. Two days later, in Jamboree No. 6 at Calvin, he shot a 78 to help Trine to second place.

Ellie Cain, Lehman — Cain is the setter for Tennessee-Martin and in action this week, she had 30 assists and eight digs in a 3-0 win over Austin Peay, 18 assists and nine digs in a 3-0 loss to Murray State, and 29 assists, 10 digs and three kills in a 3-0 win over Southeast Missouri State.

Julie Hoying, Fort Loramie — Hoying is the setter for Marion University in Indianapolis and she is coming off a good week. She had 18 assists in a 3-0 loss to St. Francis, 33 assists in a 3-0 win over Grace, and 20 assists, nine digs, three kills and two ace serves in a 3-1 loss to Indiana Wesleyan.

Amanda Winner, Versailles — Winner had a good week in volleyball at Findlay. She had nine kills and three blocks in a 3-0 win over Lake Superior, 11 kills and 10 digs in a 3-1 win over Northwood, and 11 kills and five digs in a 3-2 win over Hillsdale.

Brett Bey, Versailles — Bey plays volleyball at Columbus State, and had an amazing game in a 3-1 win over Otterbein’s junior varsity. She finished with 11 kills, 28 assists, six digs, two solo blocks and five total blocks.

Isaac Kuntz, New Knoxville — Kuntz was Heidelberg’s top runner last week in the Rose-Hulman Pre-Regional Invitational. He led the Student Princes to third place by finishing seventh overall in the 8K out of 115 runners in 27:07.

Matthew Tussing, Jackson Center —Tussing also runs for Heidelberg, and in last week’s race at Rose-Hulman, he was third for the team and 12th overall in 27:27.8.

Devon Jester, Houston — Jester is the third county/area runner at Heidelberg, and last week at Rose-Hulman, he was fifth for Heidelberg and 25th overall in 28:09.4.

Tori Thompson, Riverside — Even though Ohio Dominican had a tough week, losing three times, Thompson was outstanding in all three volleyball matches. She had 18 kills and 18 digs in a 3-2 loss to Wayne State, 14 kills, 20 digs and five block-assists in a 3-1 loss to Saginaw Valley, and 10 kills, 14 digs and two solo blocks in a 3-2 loss to Tiffin.

She leads the now 7-7 ODU squad with 143 kills and is second in digs with 189. She is also second in solo blocks with five.

Luke Kindelin, Anna — Kindelin is on the golf team at Otterbein, and the team won its third tournament of the year last weekend at the Dan Quayle Collegiate Classic in Danville, Ind. Kindelin was second for Otterbein and tied for fourth overall with a 155 score on rounds of 80 and 75.

Calvin Milligan, Sidney — Milligan had an excellent tournament last weekend for Wooster, whish finished fourth in the Mount Union Purple Raider Invitational in Alliance. He opened with a 76 and followed with a 77 the next day for a 153, which tied him for 17th overall.

Andrea Thobe, Lehman — Thobe had another good week for 14-3 Wheeling Jesuit in volleyball. She had 35 assists and six digs against Notre Dame College, 43 assists and 11 digs against Ferris State, and 28 assists, 10 digs and two kills against Malone. All were 3-0 wins.

Jessica Thobe, Lehman — Thobe also plays for Wheeling Jesuit and had 17 digs against Ferris State and 19 against Malone.

Ashley Borchers, Russia — Borchers had another outstanding week in volleyball at Ohio Northern, which swept four games in a row at the Ohio Athletic Conference/Heartland Conference Challenge held at Muskingum. She had five kills and 31 assists in a 3-0 win over Transylvania, 28 assists in a 3-0 win over Hanover, four kills, 31 assists and three blocks in a 3-0 win over Mt. St. Joe, and 13 kills, 46 assists, two aces, nine digs and three blocks in a 3-1 win over Defiance.

Claire Heitkamp, Marion Local — Heitkamp also plays for Ohio Northern, and she had nine kills in the win over Transylvania and nine kills in the win over Defiance.

Taylor Winner, Versailles — Winner had 17 kills and six block assists for Northwestern Ohio in a 3-2 win over Dearborn Michigan.




College Update

By Ken Barhorst

[email protected]

Reach Ken Barhorst at 937-538-4818

Reach Ken Barhorst at 937-538-4818