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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 6, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Sports Page 10A Herald Ze/tung New Braunfels Texas Friday November 6 1987 Unicorns play is Aces 18 service aces propel NB's bi-district victory By TIM WAITS Staff Writer SEGl IN When times were a rough or smooth Thursday night the No I ranked \eyy Braunfels Unicorns found all the strength they needed at the serving line That s where the Unicorns propelled themselves to a hi district volleyball championship with a 15-11. 15 7 vie tory over the San \ntonio Southwest Lady Dragons at the .lunes Physical Education ('amplex No fewer than IT Unicorn serves were unreturnahle vs itll all Unicorn servers chalking up at least one ace “When we needed it we really had outstanding st*ryes.’ said Unicorn Coach Claudia Perry “It s nice to win points without touching the hall three times ' It was during the most distressing point of die match that tile serving area brought the Unicorns tile greatest joy New Braunfels tell behind lo 7 in the first game and seemed befuddled f\y the Lady Dragons style of play Krista Wright rapped an ace and an errant Southwest hit put tile I nicorns behind by a point After Kun Wingates spike of a Wright set got New Braunfels tile hideout Wingate took her turn at serve where she sparked tin* Unicorns to Ila* win in the game and the momentum that carried through the rest of the match “I finally got my serve back." said Wingate I felt we had to get something going The left handed junior started off Unicorns' next opponent in doubt The New Braunfels volleyball team is ayvaiting tile winner ol tile Gregory Portland vs LaJoya match representatives from Districts 15 and I*' IX The players for Gregory Portland and LaJoya are sun awaiting referees for their bi district contest Players and fans from Gregory Portland made the tiye hour journey to LaJoya yvhicii is near tin* border of Mexico, only to haxo tile mate! postponed GP Coach Shirley Howe rightly opposed to making the journey fyyice proposed to reschedule the match at her gym so that each team will have had to travel I.aJoya officials are against that and claim that all neuti ii sites are unavailable \t presstime I niversity Interscholastic league officials an* searching for a neutral site, likely for a Saturday match Looking for t positive from the fiasco. Bowe said They did have a giw»d restaurant doyv ti there TIM WAITS Statistics with a rocket straight down tin* middle of the court that went untouched to tie the game lo in Pin* Unicorns took the lead xvhen the impetus of Wingates second serve shot oft Southwest s Monique Sanchez’s forearms, barely clearing the net where Kelli Davis awaited foi an easy put away Wingate then roped antithet serve that a Lady Dragon could only block into the ratters she slapped tw> more aces to gixe the Unicorns game point IT in. before her serve for the game jus! caught the top of the net Wingate who had a match high seven aces also had two earlier in (tie game Southwest picked tip a point when Sanchez scored on a bloc k bu? Amy Gook gel die ball hack when sh** sue eessfulh went cross court on a I >av is Leigh Ann Forney put the game on ice with. you guessed it a cross * our t ace that Sanchez play mg on Hie f ack row eouldn i handle Nine tit the I nicorns’ 15 points came on service aces and ditto in the second game Although the I nicorns started fast in the opener rushing to a »* 7 e.,*l they had some trouble when the* I adv I dragons found their offense They had some really g<*o*i servers .md WO t ad '»*»n < That v v\ hack intl rev them mis ase* gen Aces Kills Blocks Points (Assists) NKW BHAI NEELS Wright 2d M I Davis UM x Wingate 7-027 >1». Met- .aland ai.' \ eld ab Cook o 2 4 i Komev I oo-o Totals 18 3 '6 36 U3) St ll TMW Es I Panuiyo lo 4 ;i Chapa n I I o Sanchez MI.’ Harker 4 o 7 7> Villanueva noon i Torres (MKEI c. Mast orroo o o a a Totals 4 3 1111(14) sideout and allow herself to serve hack to back aces The I nicorns opened an f! I lead when Cook scored on a block and the Lady Dragons tail mf to mum a Mary Mice X eta serve Southwest chipper! away af the lead bv storing a few points but the Unicorns kept pouring it on when the Lady Dragons JoAnn Hacker was long on a tut and McFarland added a kill Mel* arland counts fist on tier third ace to keep tin creeping Lady Dragons at it.iv and XX right put away an overset winch put the Unicorns ahead 12*. Southwest v luna Tamayon scored tin* Lady Dragons last {mint with a kill bu! Wingate ended their chances at a rally by successfully spiking the bal! That put Hie hall rn X eta s hands that V ond W rn M* E g’ ’ to MM V e 4 Hit tho tin,!I throe tHimts Mary A th, SetVi she di*t as h«*r first shot I had Brauna 11 ic* Ladv Dragons Patty Torres un Clark* se success ti illy div mg for the hall * I H *k found ai open I IIL do**'; Hie - d* line that se! I Us I mr a kb ll to move the Unicorn? , to M ramhhi match tx X 1*1,1 ■I ut th*- honors with .rn a*, smith’ I* in than Ha Vela t AO i *err\ I Im tim Cougarette season comes to end as West Campus shocks Canyon By I UM t A bl NSH. t spur tv E ditof Statistics volleyball mum i nursdav nigh* . Canyon s Jennifer Kyle tries to Knock the bail over W^st Ca pus Dig defensive wall (Photo by Deryi Clark) I acle I by a few key I afupus overcame a Ii game H> 14 Die < •• ic.n* could to derail West < .,n bu! the I Mstrict 114A ch much momentum *>c Hi* game 15 12 lad by Bachel Mejia with five aces six Kilts assists West Campus lei a Cougarette rallv with si to VV! ii* t.ikmg the * * i»*h(*d tft» i en points at* off every ta NUM* Min ; ll* T 0**1% * V 6 6 \b inc red I (JIH* illttef solver and -eUer I any**! Coach Donna Bothie said of Mejia Bv tie sec itnd game ah* ii W. ti ampu* cleat iv had the momentum it-- scrappy defens* did in*1 allow i any on s spikers t*. put st e ball f** tis*- Ho* *r no matter how hard or how accurate the spike West I a lupus ti,*    « f .'Cit . of playing us out o their trees said ( anyon 4 ouch Ikrnna B**ehle IMay mg < ammi is a major siimulus to them Neither team bsf ny m**!** ft,, n ,» punt until moi way through the first game when two West 4 am jhis hitting et mrs ann 'runcd Muck bv U*\b Kri4*g alai fairy Hill govt- th*- 4 (iugaret?es tin*-* straigiif punt • and an h 4. lead W4*st Campus puiletf within me nut .1 4 am mi violation arid a rocket set vt* from Klieg give Ca nvon a IOT e*lg4* Canyon ii*-i*l tin momeiitun despite a West Campus timeout making the stun 12 H With the help (lf ariot lief Kl ;eg a* * Atter a stdeuut VV* * st ( arni 14s notched .* nom wit I* an ace bv h Joss** x astjiM*/ who I tnaU'hed t»y .Ju*lv hehandua v >*-f v* I im! til *•.# f#^ '4<i When Ute i ougarettes M ured the i VV* '! * .*n 1 pus nu- tilt it locked bk* * its to recording its fifth stian x kid and '*ug.ilelfes I But the 4 (H, >ut of the VV, v» eta que Haft ■ f se f But hr ass v 4 ut ton hid* kist an -<do*ut tiien Breruia But no offered up un a* • .it VV ifs, Bitt imam) s 'link landed just out of hounds It** teams exchanged serves then Mej i*tded .» service ace and * 2 hitter t amu M a - made a V It lolls bio* k to rial row the gap lo ! I Miles tapp'd .mottler overset **ti the rn*vt pi.* ami suddenly the game w as tied at . *    <o, Stacey Mo**!let s lunging stat* at the flail was    I unable to prevent Mejia from recording her se    giv cond .lie of tin game lot malchpomt !**» West    eft * atnpus I fie I ougafs claimed th* game on Miles push of another ( anvoft ov**rs**t    ti!. 1 outing tut* k Ilk*- they did really tut*! them    do pumped ii**ei)ie said 4it VV*-st I atnpus It we ii>! omit! have lielil on to the first game I think if    t*>. might have hmm another story    on XI* jta o{**ned Hie six'Imd game bv rifling fille**    t ,, un*is Mi one R. I* a si! any on h > filth si t elimination with .* bv larry Hill Bub)** had a * r serve for the 4 **ug man 4 aj»(Nsl th** g. sets ugii VV. •f. * *t ev en a ii aker) aw av (tie I Hie SV,NB boys & Buch ready for regionals Tin* IM*st long-distance runners in South Texas wilt compete in tin* Beguin IV cross country meet Satur day in San Antonio and not surptis ingiy the New Braunfels area will he well represented Tor the third year in a row New Braunfels High school s cross c ounty team iia- earned a berth at the meet on the I niversity of Texas at Sun An tonio campus as lias this year s District 18-4A boys champions, tile Smithson X alley Bangers And representing New Braunfels girls team will tie Misty Bude who qualified for tile meet with a third place finish last week al the* district race New Biaural* said he expects Martin Height Waco Midway ti) Im* ti)#* l*est Uw< team at regionals, with Flour De! X aile lit** I nicorns ami Bu .til pushing fin* leaders VV itll ti three finishers advancing to th* meet, tin* fight fur third could tremely interesting Barring extreme weather t loris Sm itll son X alley ( oat Bowman said Ins team sh even fatter times than they weak wIi4*i! they won th*- IK at Memorial Primary Bowman pronounced ins T t**<i I*mk <i •ach B*i mid run did last UA meet team g cee tat ions of go .now it * ouid hup of Richard Ari**!* Xndv Bendon Xllan Slid lev Bot** rf Black Chris Vian tooth Kelly Dow** and taylor Weir ready and »*agi*r tr* go We* (km t ha' mg to state but l*en if we have everyliody running a real strong i ace Bow man said For XI antooth and Black Hie district iace was only Hi*- second of Hie season so Bowman expects two runners to improve men times considerably I he Bangers were so fired up after Hie district meet that they ran a lo mile workout last Monday esc flew big their usual > to? mile workout They vc* lM*en real excited all week They vc* been real enthusiastic alout working out Bow man said Now Braunfels also does not seem lo mind Hu- extra wt-ek ut workouts c nae ii T red i'ink said I lie kids arc* exciteti Workouts have lH*eii real smooth ail week lie said Experience (amid lie a factor for Hic* Unicorns as many of their run liers were in regionals last year David Mares suffering from pain ful shin splints is questionable for the race lf Mares can t go I 'ink said ■loci Hinkhouse is likely to take his plac«* Die oilier runners for \c*w Braunfels will ii* Darrel Hunter See REGIONALS, Paqe MA Big crowd expected for 5-mile Wurst Run What promises to tie the largest Wurst Bun in history will fake plat e Saturday morning in I.anda Park More than Ikl people pre registered for tile run by its deadline last Friday the largest number of runners to pre register and race spokesman Keith Maxwell said he expects more titan .kin run ners to take part in Hie race by Hie time late registration is concluded just before Hie H kl a rn start of the race “lf we get that many that would be the biggest numiier of runners we have ever had for th * Wurst Bun ’* Maxwell said Grosse Opa Carol Hoffmann will fire the star ting gun that will send the runners on their way through the five mile course ( ars will not tie allowed through certain sections of the park Im*! W4*eri 8 to and 9 lo a rn .Saturday Access to the golf (oui se will still lie available Maxwell said most 4if th** runners are from New Braunfels San Antonio and Austin, hut said some are coming from as far away as louisiana Houston and Dallas Pe4>ple who are not yet registered for the race may do so Saturday morning The entry fee is $10 Each participant will receive a long sleeved I Murt and a XX ursttest entry ticket Hand made pot tery medallions will Im* awarded to the first loo finishers Wurst Steins w ill Im* presented to tlit* top three finishers iii each *»f Ha- seven age categories in the male and female div isions The top overall male and female runner will receive a sjmm*tally designed W urst stem Lite lM*er. oranges, bananas and I topia water will Im* provided to the participants after the race 'Diere will also Im* live music at the conclusion of the race Local capsule Rangers Unicorns overall 2 I Iii distr al Sea H alit* Mitt hup Smithson Vail*. overall 4 2 in district Sp rn Las! year New Braunfels 4H Smithson V abey " Lay! w**ek 4 lefltetts defeated New Bi aunt** - sin '■*•' V .* *    I    K*    I Ville TIV) GO Game nolo It s ait uiiviiius must win situation ten th*’ I rn* art>* I** -lav .dive t**i the playoffs The I nicorns have law al ba* top of their game lot se,et ai son, anil aren t likely lo lei down against ba Hangers It hie Bangers are g"in* lo make a tun ai New Braunfels they will have lo do ii early Hie* « an’t afford to play catchup Smithson X allev will als** have to quit hurting Itself with mine* > **vsar* penalties s* blat anv potential threats won t falter Hiayerv lo watch Mn I bison V aile* s lop notch in** )>.** eel s Julius I a’hum* wetter and Mike Ktirtiierg will tie busy tonight as b**y bv lo slop I rue urn running ha* k> Danny Arn ado) and Kofiert Walker Amador and Walker were stopped bv (Temens anti at least one ut them is due It* bounce ba* k with a goo*! game 4 in hie other shir of ba* coin I unum I met (acker* Tun Bam and I amine Afernan will I* c*uKein«-*t will* breakaway threat*Shady Ranshaw ami Mike F chi Local muirtev Unicorns ligtit end punter Steve Marne* is 4*ui with a sprained knee Chris Booth return* for Hie I nu oms after mis-mg two w«*rks with a cunni* sum No new injuries to iepoi I (or Smithton X allev ;