Urbana girls top Graham, 3-1, in soccer


Citizen staff report



Graham’s Kayla Tullis (left) and Urbana’s Emma Burnside battle for possession Wednesday night at Urbana.

Graham’s Kayla Tullis (left) and Urbana’s Emma Burnside battle for possession Wednesday night at Urbana.


Urbana beat Graham, 3-1, in CBC girls soccer on Wednesday.

In the first half, Urbana’s Cassie James scored at 33:13 assisted by Jenifer Tracy and James added another goal at 3:00 assisted by Madisyn Horn

Sara Lingrell had 4 saves in goal for Urbana.

“Tonight’s game was a total team effort,” said UHS Coach Brandon Deskins. “Every player did her job tonight and we played with intensity and heart in a very physical game. I am very proud of the girls tonight.”

Graham won the jayvee game, 5-0.

WL-S wins in volleyball

The WL-S volleyball team defeated Springfield Catholic Central, 25-20, 25-15, 25-23, in OHC action.

For the Tigers (13-3), Jamie Peterson had 28 kills, 2 solo blocks and 8 digs, Tory Cordell had 12 kills, Kylie Gilroy had 39 assists and 2 ace serves, Olivia Ames had 13 digs, 2 ace serves and 14 serve receptions and Kelby Strapp had 9 digs.

Urbana falls to Northwestern

Northwestern defeated Urbana, 22-25, 25-7, 20-25, 26-24, 15-13 in CBC volleyball on Wednesday.

Hunter Rogan had 14 kills and Kaelyn Bertsch had 11 kills for Urbana.

The UHS jayvee team lost, 29-27, 21-25, 25-21. Megan Ridder had 9 kills.

Urbana’s varsity team (7-8, 3-4 CBC) goes to Vandalia to play Butler on Saturday.

Triad girls do not advance

The Triad girls golf team shot a 467 in the sectional at Stillwater Golf Course on Wednesday but did not advance.

Macy Linscott was a single stroke away from advancing with a 101, followed by Chasity Curton with a 115, Sabrina Thompson with a 120, Jess Woodard with a 131 and Jen Pelfrey with a 145.

Junior high cross country

The WL-S junior high cross country team competed at the Bellefontaine Chieftain Invitational hosted at Southview Park.

The boys placed second. Placers were Noah Smith 1st 11:46; Gavin Harrison 7th 13:06; Cade Clerico 9th 13:18; Hayden Kennedy 10th13:22; Ian Maurice 25th 15:54 and Cody Matthews-Moore 27th 17:18.

The girls won the meet. Placers were Katelyn Stapleton 2nd 12:35; Grace Adams 3rd 12:42; Madison Bahan 4th 12:48; Lydie Moell 9th 14:31; Savannah Weaver 10th 14:36; Aaliyah Speert 13th 14:59; Tory Pawelko 23rd 16:34; Lili Davis 33 17:43; Sailor Levan 35 17:55; Mikaela Holbridge 40 20:08 and Jessie Boy 42 22:17.

The teams will compete Saturday at the Buck Creek Invitational.

Junior high football

The Graham 8th grade football team beat Indian Lake, 26-6.

Graham’s Kayla Tullis (left) and Urbana’s Emma Burnside battle for possession Wednesday night at Urbana.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2015/09/web1_GirlsSoccer093015.jpgGraham’s Kayla Tullis (left) and Urbana’s Emma Burnside battle for possession Wednesday night at Urbana.

Citizen staff report