Versailles Republican Sports

March 15, 2007

Lady Raider 7th grade girls go 14-1, ending season with SEI Tourney nets

Gary Franklin, Sports Editor

The Lady Raiders experienced an extremely positive season run in 2007 behind Coach Thom Conover. Their season and scores were as follows:
SR 33-14 Switzerland County
SR 43-8 South Dearborn
SR 31-8 North Decatur
SR 39-5 Shawe Memorial
SR 34-14 Milan
Madison 33-30 SR
SR 28-14 JCD
SR 31-21 Batesville
SR 27-5 Greendale
SR 30-13 Southwestern (Han)
SR 43-21 JCD
SR 42-15 Sunman-Dearborn
SEI Tournament scores -
SR 33-15 Milan
SR 26-14 Greendale
SR 34-25 St. Louis
All said and done with a 14-1 season record, outscoring the competition 504-215 no doubt required hard work and dedication.
Players included: Brianne Taylor, Bridgette Taylor, Suzanne Fiset, Whitney Walker, Kaitlyn Welch, Megan Hensley, Jessica Foster, Kasey King, Lucy Rohrig, Taylor DeWitt and Mendy Deaton.

Eagle pep club members huddle in display of school unity
As Eagle ball players huddle on the court before the game, so did their student backers seated in the cheering section.

Proudly Coach Thom Conover removes the last ties of the tournament net after his 7th grade South Ripley Lady Raiders marched to victory, 34-25, over the St. Louis Lady Cardinals at Milan HS gym to claim the South Eastern Invitational Tournament title.