December 8, 2009

Annual JCDHS homecoming is held

Gary Franklin, Sports Writer

Under the 2009-2010 theme of "Hollywood, a night of glitz and glamour, the Jac-Cen-Del student body and guests enjoyed the annual festive homecoming ceremony held on Friday, December 5, at JCDHS center court.
Homecoming ceremony
The event included senior class king candidates: Ryan Schuler, son of Bill and Terri Schuler, Daniel Harlemert, son of Ron and Donna Harlemert and Brandon Wilhoit, son of Cindy Starkey and Rick & Debby Wilhoit along with named homecoming King Spencer Purdy, son of Michael and Jennifer Purdy.
Queen candidates included: Alissa Stolze, daughter of Loren and Terri Stolze, Kristin Konradi, daughter of Vernon and Jill Konradi, Sarah Wenning, daughter of Paul and Sandy Wenning and named homecoming Queen Victoria Flaspohler, daughter of Robert Flaspohler and Tammy Sizemore.
The accompanying court representing the freshman class included Taylor Trent and Nichole Brown, sophomores Jayson Purdy and Alanie Hooton joined by juniors Trevor Arnett and Brittany McConnell.
Eagles vs Spartans
varsity game
Jac-Cen-Del 74
S'western Shelby 50
Quarter scores
JCD24-11 SwS
JCD 47-25 SwS
JCD 61-34 SwS
JCD 74-50 SwS
Eagle individual scoring
Trevor Arnett 16
Derek Lunsford 14
Shane Adams 13
Joe Abplanalp 9
Spencer Purdy 9
Brandon Wilhoit 5
Jayson Purdy 4
Tyler Kays 2
Clay Comer 2
Spartan individual scoring
Rod Standeford 16
Taylor Meredith 13
Jonathan Deater 10
Troy Goodin 4
Andrew Messer 3
Austin Veach 2
Josh Meredith 2
JV game results
SwS 42-26 JCD
Quarter scores
SwS 10-6 JCD
SwS 21-14 JCD
SwS 31-17 JCD
SwS 42-26 JCD
Eagle individual scoring
Jayson Purdy 6
Clay Comer 6
Cody Gullion 5
Dustin Wagner 5
Brock Shadday 1
Duncan Wolff 1


Annual Ripley County
Freshman Basketball Tournament is slated for action on Saturday, December 12, at South Ripley HS

Gary Franklin, Sports Writer

A meeting for the draw for placement in the 2010 edition of the Ripley County basketball tournament was held at the Cricket Ridge Golf Course Restaurant in Batesville on Wednesday, December 2.
Representatives from Jac-Cen-Del HS, Milan HS, South Ripley HS and Batesville HS were joined by Ripley County Hall of Fame representation and sports media persons.
Batesville HS AD Mark Ferguson opened the meeting with a welcome and asked that all introduce themselves as new faces were among the crowd attending. That being completed, Batesville Principal Presley offered a blessing for the meeting and a buffet meal that followed.
Results of the draw placed Batesville HS as game one slot teams as the visitors. Slot two filling found the South Ripley Raiders as the home team for game one action.
Game two contenders as the visitors for the game were the Jac-Cen-Del Eagles with the Milan Indian teams seated as the home team.
Freshman Boys Tourney
The freshman boys tournament is first on the agenda for tournament action, slated for play on Saturday, December 12, at the South Ripley HS facility.
The plan of action finds the Batesville Bulldogs in competition against the hosting South Ripley Raiders at 10 a.m. on the new SRHS gymnasium floor.
Simultaneously at 10 a.m., on the former SRHS gym (now the Jr. High gym) action will find the Jac-Cen-Del Eagles vs the Milan Indians.
Approximately 30 minutes after the completion of game 1 and game 2 competition, the freshman championship game will be played in the new SRHS gym. (No consolation game for freshman tourney).
Doors for the freshman boys tournament will open at 9:15 a.m. Admission at the door is $5 which entitles admittance to all scheduled freshman tourney matches. *No season passes are valid for tournamet games.
Following the conclusion of the championship game a trophy will be awarded to the winning team.
The 86th Annual Ripley County Varsity Tournament will follow the same placement as the freshman, that being, Batesville vs South Ripley in game one action, followed by game two featuring the Jac-Cen-Del Eagles vs Milan Indians contest.
Dates and location of the girls varsity tournament are: Tuesday, January 5 and Friday, January 5. The boys dates are Wednesday, January 6 and Saturday, January 9.
Doors for tournament competition will open at 5 p.m. with first game action beginning at 6 p.m.
First round dates and location of the girls and boys Jr varsity tournament are: Thursday, January 7,with the boys tournament held at Batesville HS and the girls tournament held at Milan HS.
The second round (Jr High championship games played at Batesville HS) will be held on Saturday, January 9, with the girls game tip off at 10 a.m. and the boys game following, beginning at 11:30.