New Haven Varsity Basketball beat Woodlan High School 71-49
Local running club Team Bird Elite, competed in Romeoville IL, (Lewis University) USATF Cross Country Regionals on Saturday
This meet was a qualification meet for the National Junior Olympics Cross Country Meet Dec 13th in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The team was successful in qualification for the National Meet.
Finishing the 5K distance; 17-18 age group Deric Laurent 1st 15:42 a Personal Record, Josh Hiatt 8th 16:44 a Personal Record, Mike Meyers 20th 18:08 a Personal Record; Hayley Newman 3rd 19:48
15-16 age group; Jordan Lahr 18th 17:59, Paige Boatright 10th 19:59
4K distance 13-14 age group; Carmen Yoder 16th 15:28 a personal Record
USATF XC Junior Olympics is competed by age grouping from ages 6 to 18, along with having teams of 8 runners in that same age breakdowns. Team Bird Elite was successful in having all TBE team members qualify for the National meet located in Myrtle Beach SC, on December 13th. Besides the USATF series of meets, Team Bird Elite will also travel to Kenosha WI for the Midwest Foot Locker Championships on Nov 29th.
Photo Left to Right; Jordan Lahr, Mike Meyer, Hayley Newman, Coach Gary Bird, Paige Boatright, Josh Hiatt, Deric Laurent. Not Picture is Carmen Yoder.
On Wednesday evening, the New Haven High School cross country team held their end of season banquet. It was a night of celebration for a successful season for both teams. On the girls’ side, Hayley Newman won the Most Valuable Runner award for leading the team. Ariel Stier won the Most Improved Runner by having the best improvement of her time of any of the varsity girl runners. Ally Holcomb won the Best Mental Attitude for having a positive attitude all season and her willingness to continue to run even with a fracture in her foot.
On the boys’ side Deric Laurent won the Most Valuable Runner by finishing first for the team in every race he ran. Caleb Felger won the Most Improved Runner for his improvement from last season to this season. Bailey Yoder won the Best Mental Attitude for his great attitude and willingness to help the team by his hard work even though he was not allowed to run varsity races due to his transfer to New Haven. Michel Meyer won the Golden Guts Award which is given to a Senior that has shown great leadership, hard work, and willingness to help his team anyway possible.
Varsity Letter Winners were Hayley Newman, Paige Boatright, Kaylee Covella, Brooke Feipel, Ally Holcomb, Ariel Stier, Brianna Dishong, Deric Laurent, Josh Hiatt, Brayan Pizano, Jordan Lahr, Michel Meyer, Grant Atkinson, Caleb Felger, Kyle Charles, and Jonathan Boatright.
Deric Laurent also earned All-State Honorable Mention.
LEO 67, NEW HAVEN 33
Leo: Adams 5, Beer 4, Sanderson 9, Neff 12, Heischman 11, Crowe 8, Imel 3, Wills 15
New Haven: Lasch 2, Creech 6, McGraw 11, Finan 8, Tanner 3, Carlisle 3
“Past…Present…Future!” NH Boys Basketball Fundraiser
Time: 4:00p.m. to-7:00p.m.
Where: NHHS Main Gym
The boys basketball program is hosting their 1st annual “Past…….Present…..Future!” Bulldog Fundraiser event.
Come out and see scrimmages from: Central Lutheran, New Haven Middle, Paul Harding Junior High, the entire New Haven high school boys basketball program, and past New Haven High School Boys
The fundraiser is to help fund the Boys Basketball program. Admission is $5.00 at the door Alumni fee is $25.00 (if participating, call NHHS, fill out the registration form).
Rack & Helens Meet and Greet immediately afterward 7 p.m.
Local running club Team Bird Elite, competed in Carmel IN, for qualifications to the Regional Junior Olympics Cross Country Meet Nov. 22 Lewis University Romeoville IL.
USATF XC Junior Olympics is competed by age grouping from ages 6 to 18, along with having teams of 8 runners in that same age breakdowns. Team Bird Elite was successful in having all TBE team members qualify for the Regionals, in hopes to making the National Meet located in Myrtle Beach SC, on December 13th. Besides the USATF series of meets, Team Bird Elite will also travel to Kenosha WI for the Midwest FootLocker Championships on Nov 29th.
Finishing the 5K distance; 17-18 age group Deric Laurent 2nd 16:51, Josh Hiatt 5th 17:24, Mike Meyers 14th 18:41; Hayley Newman 1st 20:24
15-16 age group; Jordan Lahr 12th 18:44, Paige Boatright 8th 20:23
4K distance 13-14 age group; Carmen Yoder 14th 16:19
A New You before the New Year
Blackhawk Christian: Perlich 4, R. Pulver 8, Seabeck 3, C. Pulver 2, Henry 2, Jolley 14, Thompson 12, Coats 6