The Lady Spartans lost this past Saturday afternoon as the Women's Lakota East varsity soccer team scored on two corner kicks, one in each half. The Lady Spartans were only able to tally one goal for a final score; 2-1. The Lady Spartans competed hard the last 25 minutes, possessing the ball on the offensive side of the field most of the second half, but couldn't put the ball in the net past a very skilled Thunderhawk goalkeeper.
The Lady Spartans' 2014 season record stands at, 2-2.
The Turpin Spartans opened their 2014 football season with a loss to neighborhood rival McNicholas, 21-7, Friday at McNicholas. The Spartans fell behind 21-0 before Jeff Dedeker hauled in Bennie Stoll's 14-yard TD pass just before halftime. The Turpin defense shut out the Rockets for the rest of the second half, but their offense could not muster enough points to catch the Rockets. Turpin falls to 0-1, but opens the season at Spartan Stadium this Friday with a game against Western Hills that starts at 7 p.m.
This past week for ladies tennis was filled with ups and downs on court. For all 5 matches, the lineup consisted of Gabby Verdin at 1st singles, 2nd singles, Katie Bercz, 3rd singles, Brogan Bennell, 1st doubles, Ellen Antoniades and Abby Toerner, and 2nd doubles, Caroline Millard and Sarah Wilke.