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Page 2B --The (;lenville Democrat -- Thursday, April 23, 2009, houn For sports information, call: 304-462-7309 Announced Seton THE 2009 LADY PIONEER GOLF TEAM MEMBERS :::::::::::::,,:::,::-::::: .i The five-race schedule for the Sec- ond Annual Calhoun Cup has been announced by the sponsoring group the Calhoun Runners starting with the season-opening race April 25. The 2009 Calhoun Cup schedule: April 25, 2009, Flower Power Run, Calhoun County Park, 9 a.m. June 6, 2009, Wood Festival Run, Road Course in Grantsville. 8 a.m. June 20, 2009, Appalachian Clas- sic. Calhoun County Park, 9 a.m. August 15, 2009, Hotter Than Heck Run, Calhoun County Park 9 a.m. November 7, 2009, Not Yet Done Run, Calhoun County Park, 10 a.m. Brian Taylor, of Spencer, won the Men' s Running Division of last year' s Calhoun Cup, while Melinda Fitzwater, of Mount Zion. won the Women's Running Division. Mark Rooper. of Scott Depot. won the Men's Walking Division, while Marty Owings, of Pennsboro, won the Women's Walking Division. This year. the Calhoun Runners will be trying to raise money for the Calhoun Middle/High School cross country team and track team. The money will be used to purchase equip- ment and uniforms and to help defray Takes Opener; Pioneers Avenge Glenville State recovered from a tough loss in the opener, to pick up a split in dramatic fashion, with the visiting Lady Griffins of Seton Hill. After dropping the opener 3-2. Candace White hit her second walk- off a home run of the season to give the Lady Pioneers a 6-3 victory m nine innings. GSC improved to 17-18 overall and 13-7 in the WVIAC. Game 1 Glenville St. couldn't overcome a poor fielding performance, as they gave up three unearned runs on their way to a 3-2 loss in game 1. Seton Hill would open the scoring in the 2nd. as DiVittorio would reach on a fielder's choice. Piekut would then reach on a throwing error by the 3rd baseman, which would allow DiVittorio to score. SHU would lead 1-0 after the top of the second. GSC would answer with two runs in the 4th inning. With one out. Kohle LADY PIONEER AT BAT the 7th to tie the game. and then won it on a three-run walk off HR by Candace White. After three scoreless innings by both teams, Seton Hill would explode for three runs in top of the 4th. Bitsko would lead off with a single, and move to second on Nusser walk. Both runners would move up a base on a wild pitch from Laura Childers. Three pitches later Bitsko would score on another wild pitch to make it 1-0. Af- ter DiVittoric would draw a five pitch walk, Nusser would come home on the third Childers wild pitch of the inning. Kaczynski would single to plate DiVittorio to make it 3-0. Turkey Hunting Headquarters Guns, Ammo, Blinds, Decoys, Rain Gear (waterproof boots & pants), and Turkey Archery Supplies • Trout & Muskie fishing supplies We offer 90-day Layaways Specializing in WV - Made Products Such as fishing lures, ammo, turkey calls, deer lures, food plot seed, and more. Phone 304.462.8688 Open: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Mon.-Sat. (Tested & Grown 'in West Virginia; 5 Blends, Annual & Perennial) 7227). Entry forms for the races are al- ready posted at the group's web site • Pioneer Spring Game Thursday Head Coach Alan Fiddler and his staff have announced the Pioneers will hold their annual Blue/White spring game on Thursday, April 23, at I.L. Morris Stadium. Kickoff for GSC's final football event of the spring will be at 6 pm. at The Pioneer and Lady Pioneer Track and Fields had a strong performance at the Wendy's Bobcat Classic. The men finished second out of six teams while the women finished fourth Out of eight teams. The men were again paced by Xavier Glenn. as he finished first in both the 100 and 200 meter dashes, as well as a third in the 4x100 meter relay. Rodney Lee and Jordan Swiger tied for first in the high jump, while Chris Freeman got second in the shot p~atand Antwan Stewart finished sec- ond in the 100. The women got strong efforst from their field events and Joanna Lamps third place in the 1500. Alicia Cayton and Chelsea Tripp finished second and third in the shot put. GSC Men's Golf Finishes 8th The Men's Golf Team finished 8th in the season ending tournament at Bel ,Meadow C.C. hosted by WV Wesleyan. GSC shot a two day total of 693. Brvson Karp and Tom Meeks tied for the team lead with 170's. Trae Sprague finished with a 176. Hey, are you a grandpar- ent? So am I. I live 1000 miles away from my grand- son. who is on the GSC Track and Field team. If you have time, and as a favor to me, visit with him at the track. Let him know you. his name is Summer Athletic Camps The Glenville State College. Pio- $120 for day campers. For more in- 7361 ext. 7226 or by e-mail at neer Athletic camps provide excel- formation or to register, contact Fid- dennis'fitzpatrick@glenville'edu" lent instructional opportunities for dlerat(304)462-7361 ext.7230orby The 2009 GSC Boys' Basketball teams and individuals emphasizing Camps will be led by Head Coach skills, techniques, and fundamentals Second year head coach DennisDwaineOsborne. Thecamp staffwill design toincrease the ability of each FitzpatrickwillbeconductingtheGSC include Assistant Coaches Randy player. Lady Pioneer Basketball Camps. Unger and Stephen Dye, current and The 2009 Pioneer Footbalt Camp is There will be two sessions for the former GSC players. The Individual under the direction of GSC Head individual camp: July 8-12. and July Camp will take place June 14-17. The Coach Alan Fiddler. This is an excel- 19-23. Cost of the camp is $230 for cost is $240 for overnight campers lent non-pad instructional camp that overnight campers. $180 for day and and $210 for day campers. The GSC is structured to give every camper the evening campers, and $130 for day Boys Basketball Team Camp will be same instructmn and attention. The only campers. The 2009 GSC Pioneer held June 19-21. For more informa- camp will be held Sunday, June 28 Team Camp is scheduled for June 26- tion. contact Osborne at (304) 462- through Tuesday, June 30. The cost 28. For more information or toregis- 7361 ext. 7228 or by e-mail at is $150 for overnight campers and ter, contact Fitzpatrick at (304) 462- dwaine'°sb°rne@glenville'edu" O O O O O O00OOO0000000.OOOOOO00"'OOO 00000000000000 OOO00OOO'00" 00 with a single and push Morgan toThe score would stay that way until 3rd. Two pitches later, Morgan would the bottom of the 7th. Maynard would score on a passed ball to give the Lady lead offtheinning with a solo homerun Pioneers a brief 2-1 lead after four to left field. Erin Morgan would im- innings, mediately follow with a double to the SHU would come right back in the fence and move to third on a Karly top of the fifth to tie the game up at 2- Eskew single. Eskew would steal sec- 2 Kirby would reach on an error by ond to put the winning run in scoring "the 3rd baseman and move to position, however on the next pitch; second. She would advance to third Morgan would be tagged out trying to on a fly out by Kaczynski and then score on a passed ball. Two pitches score on a throwing error by the sec- later White would drill a double to ond baseman, score Eskew and send the ball game The Lady Griffins would get the go into extra innings. ahead run in the top of the 7th, once After a scoreless 8th inning, again on an error. With two outs, Jones Parkulo, who relieved Childers in the would reach second on a fielding er- 5th, would quickly retire the side in ror by the centerfielder. After the top of the 9th. Wiegand was intentionally walked, May nard would reach after getting B. Bitsko would single to right center hit by a pitch to lead off the bottom to plate Jones. halfofthe9th. Afterastrikeout. Karly The Pioneers would have runners Eskew would single and move on 2nd and 3rd with one out in the third to set the stage for bottom of the 7th but were unable to White. Candice would smack the of- get the tieing run across, fering over the left field fence for her Parkulo would pitch all seven in- second walk off home run of the sea- nings, giving up three runs, none son. earned on five hits. She also walked White. Eskew and Maynard each five and struck 0.t!~ three, recorded two hits. Maynard drove in Candace White ~vent 2 fol:) for the two, while White drove in four. Lady Prancers. Parkulo picked up the wm xn rehef. Game 2 pitching five shutout innings, scatter- The Pioneers fell behind early but ing four hits. rallied with two runs in the bottom of O O O O O Chris_ Freeman, I will appreciate this, so will Chris. Thank you, James Freemanr Wacor TX Two- Man Best Ball; Two- Nine Week Halves Y Organizational meeting on May 24 at) Glenville Golf Club House Pro Shop_ For more information, contact Arden Bishop at 462-0335 or the Club House at 462-5907 Apr 1 :: owerhouse,nv t ournament • • April 27- GCHS Baseball vs. Wirt Co. • • • April - GCHS Softball vs. Wirt Co. • •• • April 28- GCHS Baseball vs. Richwood • • • ••••••••••••••••@@••• @'•'••••••'••••@•@••••••@ @•'•••@ ••• With Summer weather finally here, let us help you tackle your grass chores! lan Is that old mower or weed-eater giving you problems? Then, stop by your Western Auto store and purchase a new one/ Store Hours: 8-6 hindaiwa . a n S Mon.-Fri. - 8-3 Sat. - 462-5631 Food Plot Seed SPORT SHOP Tau Kappa Epsilon vs Alpha Xi Omega Annual Commode Bowl Rivalry Football Game .... Fri., April 24 at 7:00p.m. TKE is going for 4th consecutive win. Acting Head Coach Jerod Alltopand First Team All-State Honors in has annouced the signing of Tiffani AA. She scored more than 1300points Huffman to a national letter of intent in her career for the Lady Eagles and to play basketball for the Lady Pio- intends to major in English at GSC. neers next fall. "I'm happy to have Tiffani join our Huffman attended Braxton County basketball family and look for many High School this past fall and led the great years both on the court and in Eagles to an LKC Championship,the classroom from this younglady." whileearningLKC PlayeroftheYear Alltop stated. The Glenville State track and field and 3rd in the Discus. team played host to the First Annual . The Lady Pioneers got a first placeMay8 Brandi Bowen Memorial Pioneer In- in the 400 and a fourth place in the 200 vitational meet. The Bowen Memo- from Nicole Hines. They got second rial field was comprised of eight place finishes by Joanna Lamp in the Glenville State College is hosting a WVIAC teams, including rmgning 1500 and Tara Collins in the triple golf tournament at South Hills Golf WVIAC Champions WV Wesleyan. jump. Alicia Cayton got first in the Course in Parkersburg on May 8 be- The Pioneer Men again got a great shot put. while Chelsea Tripp fin- gmningat 10:00 a.m. The tournament outing from speedster Xavier Glenn. ished third. Betsy Nelson recored a is to benefit the Glenville State Col- Glenn won both the 100 and 200 third place throw in the hammer, lege Athletic Scholarship program. meter dashes. Jordan Swiger picked GSC got a strong performance in the There is a $75 tournament fee with up a lst place in the highjump. Chris Javelin as Erica Hale. Collins and meals included. Freeman was again strong, as he fin- Tripp finished 3.4 and 5. Prizes will be awarded for first- ished with a second in the Hammer through third-place finishers. For more information, contact Rick Tiffani Huffman Signs with GSC Moore at (304) 462-4102 or or Greg Smith at (304) 462-5634 or sls @ Pioneer Track and Field Holds First GSC Golf meet fees. Maynard would single. The pinch GSC would get one back in the 4th Ifyouwanttosponsorarace, please runnerLindsaySmithwouldthensteal as Harris would single and steal sec- L Annual Orandi Bowen Memorial contact Melinda Fitzwater (304-354- 2nd and score on an Erin Morgan RBI ond, then score on a Maynard RBI 6148) or Gaylen Duskey (304-354- single. Karly Eskew would follow single to make it 3-1