(Chelsea Update would like to thank all the Beach Middle School basketball coaches for the information in this story.)
The 7th Grade Girls’ Gold Basketball Team finished its season by defeating Dexter by a score of 13-6 at Dexter Monday.
Helena Schultz had 8 points, Brianna Hay scored 4, Julia van Reesema scored 3, and Malory Stribe, Julia Schachinger, and Cassidy Kunzelman each scored 2 points for the Bulldogs. Great season girls.
The 7th Grade Girls’ Blue Basketball Team won a close game against Tecumseh last night 14-12. Playing well were Hannah Greenstein, Jenna Fosdick, Maddie Kemp, Maddie Vasquez, Gabby Udell, Jordan Holton, Skylar Staton and Emmie Bragg. The team will finish its season at Bedford today.
The 8th Grade Girls’ Blue Basketball Team ended its home schedule with a convincing win over Tecumseh. Strong inside play by Emily Griggs and Page Stacy, along with solid guard play by Caroline Hirth, Alise Hale and Mallory Downer led to the win. The team would like to thank the fans for the support throughout the season.
The 8th Grade Girls’ Gold Basketball Team lost to Dexter last night 22-5. We ended up having 12 rebounds and 6 steals. Our season ended 6-5. Scoring for the Bulldogs: Anna Regis – 1 point, Audrey Phillips – 1 point, Jordan Seitz – 4 points.
On Feb. 27, the 8th Grade Gold Team Team fell to Saline 16-7. The team had a total of 7 steals and 12 rebounds.
This was the best defensive game the team has played the whole season. From the beginning of our season to now our team has really improved in multiple ways.
Those who scored were: Audrey Phillips – 2 points, Katelyn McKinley – 2 points, Anna Regis – 5 points, Mackenzie Schneider – 2 points, Rachel Melody – 2 points.
Bobby Joe Elkins of Chelsea, age 73, passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014 at his home.
He was born on Jan. 11, 1941, in White Plains, Kentucky, the son of Charles M. and Alene (Whitescarver) Elkins. On Feb. 11, 1962, he married Shirley J. Howard in Wayne, MI, and she survives.
Bobby enjoyed horseback riding, gardening, doing hay, fishing and hunting with his sons, coaching baseball, and going to Stivers for breakfast. He was a loving family man and a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
For the full obituary, please click here.
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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Gary Dosey for the information in this story.)
The Beach Middle School wrestlers competed in the 5 County Championships last Saturday in Dexter.
Mason Trinkle was the lone first-place finisher for the Bulldogs.
Nathan Hovater put in another impressive performance, finishing in the place. He won three matches, including an overtime victory over an opponent from Bedford who had beaten him earlier in the year.
Other wrestlers to get 2nd place were Dominic Trobaugh and Corbyn Munson.
Placing third were Gus Reynolds and Zach Yeakey.
James Mida, Aiden Chisolm-Blockton, Cliff Heydlauff and Matt Rosolowski took home 4th place finishes.
Wrestlers who also won matches during the championships were Parker Stahl, Joshua Dosey, Zach Taylor, Ethan Corkin-Howell and Hunter Adams.
State Rep. Gretchen Driskell , D-Saline, plans a regular coffee hour in Manchester on Friday, March 7 from 10-11:30 a.m. at Manchester Coffee Mill, 115 E. Main St.
These informal gatherings are a chance for you to speak with Driskell face-to-face about any thoughts and questions you have related to your state government.
(Publisher’s note: If you know of an Ash Wednesday service that we’ve missed, please send me an email at email@example.com and we’ll be glad to add it to the list.)
By Lisa Carolin
March 5 is Ash Wednesday, which marks the first day of Lent, which begins 40 days prior to Easter with Sundays not included in the count.
Worship services are planned throughout the Chelsea and Dexter areas at varying times on Wednesday:
Here’s a partial list of services in the area:
Chelsea First United Methodist Church-6:30 p.m.
Our Savior Lutheran Church-7 p.m.
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church-8 p.m.
St. Mary Catholic Church-8 a.m. and 7 p.m.
St. Paul United Christ of Christ-7 p.m.
Zion Lutheran Church-7 p.m.
Dexter United Methodist Church-7 p.m.
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church-7:30 p.m.
Peace Lutheran Church-7 p.m.
St. Andrews United Church of Christ-7 p.m.
St. James Episcopal Church-7 p.m.
St. Joseph Catholic Church-8:15 a.m. – Mass and distribution of Ashes, Village Church; 12:15 p.m.-Ash Wednesday Service and Distribution of Ashes, Village Church, 7 p.m.-Mass and Distribution of Ashes, Country Church
Webster United Church of Christ-7 p.m.
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bonnie Henley for the information in this story.)
Jet’s Pizza will host a New Belgium Brewing tap takeover on Thursday, March 6. The kegs will be tapped at 11 a.m. and the beer event begins at 5 p.m.
New Belgium Brewery will bring 10 beers:
- Fat Tire
- Snap Shot
- Spring Blonde
- Wild 2 Dubbel
- Coconut Curry Hefeweizen
- Cascara de Quad
There will also be a raffle with awesome prizes.
For more information about the New Belgium Brewing, click here.
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mark Bogarin for the photos in this gallery. He was rink-side for the last three hockey games of this season and the photo gallery below shows some of what he captured.)