On Friday, February 10 the Turpin Spartans (6-12, 4-8 ECC) traveled to Kings (9-10, 6-6 ECC), and the Knights came away with a 57-47 victory.
Turpin’s four seniors, Grace Hamilton, Charlotte Kerregan, Claudia Reynolds and Kaitlyn Workman were recognized last Saturday as large crowd at a finely decorated Klinger Court watched these four play their final home game of their careers. With all the pomp and circumstance, each were accompanied by their parents to the center court for the pregame festivities and the home crowd would leave elated as the Spartans cruised to a 49-21 win over their township rivals the Anderson Redskins.
On Friday, the Lady Spartans traveled to Crossgate Lanes for a match against Ursuline Academy.
On Tuesday, February 7, the Turpin Spartans (6-12) shot 28% from the field in a 56-49 loss to Harrison (5-14) on the Wildcats’ home floor.
On Friday evening our JV team competed at the ECC League Tournament. Our Spartans wrestled well against their opponents. Brady Salmons placed 2nd and Zach Rana placed 3rd.
Divers from Turpin’s Swim and Dive team once again gave a strong showing this past week. On February 7th and 8th, Spartan divers competed at D1 Sectionals held at Miami University in Oxford Ohio. Four Spartans delivered qualifying scores to send them on to the District Meet this coming Tuesday and Wednesday.
The Withrow Tigers hosted the Spartans on the grand re-opening of the Withrow Gym last Wednesday. It was the first home game for the Tigers after the gym suffered water damage in the fall. The beautiful new venue coupled with senior night for the hosts ensured a large crowd, and with the Tiger Pep Band filling the venue with sound, it was an electric atmosphere for this ECC matchup. Kaitlyn Workman, Ellie Holt and Charlotte Kerregan led Turpin with 13 points each as the Spartans beat the Tigers 47-42.