Strong defense led the Lincoln Railsplitters to a 3-1 victory over the undersized Ypsilanti Phoenix to close out the season on Lincoln’s Senior Night last Thursday.
The first sixty-four minutes saw shutout play by both teams. Both Lincoln and Ypsilanti had many chances, but were turned away by strong defense and goalkeeping.
“This game was great defensively,” Ypsilanti coach Ed Huebner said. “Both teams played well.”
Liz Herring had the first two chances for Ypsilanti. Her first...read more
Wind and rain were the names of the game when the Lincoln High School lacrosse team defeated visiting Ypsilanti High School 13-3 Monday night.
The Railsplitters were led by senior attackers Zachery Arnold and Jagdeesh Anne, who each had four goals in the rout. It was a fitting way to close out Lincoln’s Senior Night.
Arnold scored his first goal of the game, the second for the Railsplitters, early in the first quarter. The Railsplitters did not falter after that. They were able to get the ball...read more
It was a mix of inexperience, first game jitters and a strong opposing pitcher which saw the Willow Run High School girl’s softball team drop its season-opener 13-4 to Westland Huron Valley Lutheran High School at home Tuesday.
The Flyers were limited to seven hits and made three fielding errors in the first year since Willow Run High School is playing with no JV teams due to budget constraints.
Westland Huron Valley Lutheran jumped on Flyers starter Katie Mullins in the first inning with three...read more
Ace Andrew Dillon leads a young Railspitters team as fourth-year coach Marty Lozano tries to turn things around after a 12-21 season in 2009. Lozano has just four returning starters and 12 juniors.
While Lincoln isn’t expected to contend for a conference championship, its non-Southeastern Conference schedule begins Today at Belleville and also includes tough games against Wayne Memorial and Plymouth.
“We’re kind of loaded up there but it’ll get us ready for our conference,”...read more