North golfers cruise

NORTH VERNON — Danbi Kim won medalist honors with a 2-over-par 37 Thursday to lead the Columbus North girls golfers to a 156-222 win against Jennings County at St. Annes.

Holly Anderson carded a 38 for the Bull Dogs. Alex Munnicha added a 40, while Julia Luken shot 41 and Aubrey Smith had a 45.

Kassi Whitehead led the Panthers with a 45. Peyton Whitehead carded a 54, while Allie Clark added a 58, Marina Sigmund shot 65 and Sydney Campbell had a 66.

Cougars win quad match

GREENSBURG — South Decatur finished with a 205 to win a quad match at North Branch. North Decatur took second with a 216, followed by Jac-Cen-Del at 224 and Lawrenceburg at 237.

Lydia Wolterman led the Cougars with a 46. Shelby Vannatta carded a 47, while Annie Gant added a 53, Olivia Fry shot 59 and Olivia Clarkson had a 62.

Lancers stop Spartans

FRANKLIN — Vanessa McManaway won medalist honors with a 50 to lead Edinburgh to a 221-246 win against Southwestern (Shelby) at Deer Valley.

Mariah Weddle carded a 53 for the Lancers. Savannah Bippus added a 58, while Abby Scrogham shot 60, Kenzie Hill had a 62 and Kierra Richards finished with a 63 and Savannah Kellams had a 64.

Eagles fall to Braves

TRAFALGAR — Brown County went on the road and fell to Indian Creek 200-222 at Tameka Woods.

Emma Bawinkel led the Eagles with a 50. Ashley Masteller carded a 55, while Lauren Burker added a 58, Kacee Kleindorfer shot 59 and Morgan Harrison had a 62.


Olympians rally for win

GREENWOOD — Neeraj Pandita came back from having two match points against him in the second set to pull out a 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 against Grant Bryant and give Columbus East a 3-2 victory at Greenwood.

Pandita trailed 5-2 in the second set before winning the final five games of that set and went on to help the Olympains (1-1) sweep the singles matches. Alex Galle beat Jacob Gray 6-3, 7-5 at No. 1 singles, and JoJo Woolwine topped Jacob Rothar 6-2, 6-4 at No. 2 singles.

East’s Matt Furnish and Sammy Woolwine fell to Bradley Rothar and Jack O’Reilly 6-3, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles. Daniel Kuhlman and Austin Guse lost to Zach Luster and Alex Walsh 6-1, 7-5 at No. 2 doubles.

Eagles edge Jets

HOPE — Brown County swept the doubles matches to pull out a 3-2 win at Hauser.

Cash Myers blanked Avery Talent 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles for the Eagles. Hunter Ellis and Zion Bunge beat Luke Meier and Noah Miller 6-3, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles, and Jesse Williams and Cole Smith downed Jacob Johnson and Alex Gross 6-3, 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.

Hauser’s Will Rose beat Maverick Patterson 4-6, 6-3, (10-8) at No. 1 singles. Justin Compton downed Eli White 7-5, 6-0 at No. 3 singles.

Bulldogs blank Panthers

NEW ALBANY — New Albany won all five matches in straight sets in picking up a 5-0 win against Jennings County.

Owen Land fell 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 singles, Adam Jackson lost 6-0, 6-2 at No. 2 singles and Avery Johnson fell 6-3, 7-6 (6) at No. 3 singles for the Panthers. Austin Mills and Luke Ertel lost 6-0, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles, and Justin Gasper and Bailey Wilder fell 6-2, 6-2 at No. 2 doubles.

Mohawks down Lancers

WALDRON — Coltan Anderson rallied for a three-set win at No. 3 singles, but dropped a 4-1 Mid-Hoosier Conference decision at Waldron.

Anderson prevailed 0-6, 6-0, 6-1. Kinser Bryant fell 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Kyle Pendleton lost 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, Anthony Weber and Parker Bryant fell 6-4, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles and Dalton Bieker and Tommy Schneider lost 6-1, 6-2 at No. 2 doubles.

Pioneers blank Owls

CLARKSVILLE — Seymour fell to 0-2 with a 5-0 loss at Providence.

Hao Li and Sam Voss played the closest match of the night for the Owls, falling 6-2, 7-5 at No. 2 doubles.


North falls in five

SHELBYVILLE — Columbus North held a two games to one lead in its season-opener, but Shelbyville rallied for a 28-26, 25-9, 25-19, 20-25, 15-12 victory.

Maliah Howard-Bass recorded 11 kills and two aces, and Hannah McKinney had 18 assists and two aces to lead the Bull Dogs. Hannah Weaver added four blocks, and Mackenzie Rooks notched 20 digs.

Howard-Bass also added 11 assists and eight digs. Anne Marie Kiel pounded five kills, while Hannah Weaver and Avery Wendel each had four.

Jets ground Eagles

OSGOOD — Hauser improved to 2-0 with a 25-10, 25-14, 25-9 win at Jac-Cen-Del.

Brea Metz pounded 15 kills and a block, and Alana Owen had 19 assists and four aces to lead the Class A No. 7 Jets. Danielle Giles recorded 24 digs, Sydney Schoen served four aces and Maranda Knight and Lucie Lortz each had a block.

Schoen also notched seven assists and nine digs. Knight and Tanner Davis each pounded three kills, Sarah Tedder had 10 digs, Lortz served two aces and Giles had one assist.

Columbus Christian falls

Columbus Christian opened its season with a 25-13, 25-15, 25-13 loss to Bloomington Lighthouse.

Lauren Hunnicutt recorded six kills and two blocks for the Crusaders. Madison Henderson had eight assists and an ace.

Lancers sweep Cougars

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh improved to 3-0 with a 25-12, 25-8, 25-15 MHC win against South Decatur.

Stars stop Eagles

BEDFORD — Brown County picked up a win in the third set, but Bedford North Lawrence finished off a 25-18, 25-7, 15-25, 25-13.

Hallee Miller pounded seven kills, and Kiera Omberg added six kills for the Eagles (0-2). Madalyn Allen recorded 13 assists, Shea Keller had four blocks, Baelyn Koester notched 11 digs and Elisabeth Huls served one ace.

Cougars sweep Spartans

SEYMOUR — Trinity Lutheran rolled to a 25-11, 25-4, 25-12 win against Southwestern (Shelby).

Haylee Barker led the Cougars (2-0) with eight kills and three aces, while Haylee Carter had 11 digs and three aces. Taylor Reynolds also notched 11 digs, and Anne Franke pounded five kills.


Crusaders tie Lighthouse

Columbus Christian opened its season with a 0-0 tie against Bloomington Lighthouse.

Lighthouse outshot the Crusaders 25-5, putting 14 shots on goal to five for Columbus Christian. Evan Reed recorded 14 saves.

Trinity drops opener

GREENWOOD — Trinity Lutheran played even with Greenwood Christian in the second half but couldn’t overcome a 4-0 halftime deficit in a 6-2 loss.

Bobby Tabeling scored on a penalty kick, and A.J. Goecker added a goal for the Cougars. Chris Rust had an assist, and Cole Allman recorded 13 saves.


Jennings boys win

SEYMOUR — Ricky Hendrix won the 5,000-meter (3.1-mile) boys race in 16 minutes, 34 seconds to lead Jennings County to victory in the Seymour Invitational.

The Panthers edged the host Owls 35-39. Seymour won the girls meet with a Perfect 15 points to 77 for Jeffersonville 77 and 93 for Jennings.

Franklin Sanders finished third in 17:28 for the Panther boys. Alex Hendrix took fifth in 17:40, while Wayne Komsi was 11th in 18:20 and Ryan Gasper 17th in 18:39.

Cam Deppen led Seymour with a second-place finish in 17:16.5. Jacob Voss took fourth in 17:35.6 while and Alex Lovins was sixth in 17:52.5. Hunter Bauserman 10th in 18:11.3 and Cole Fosbrink 19th in 18:42.1.

The Owls’ Emma Brock led a 1 through 6 finish in the girls race with a 19:58.9 clocking. Ashton Chase took second in 20:02.8, followed by Abby Voss (20:09.8), Megan Winter (20:18.1), Claire Loebker (20:18.7) and Oriana Morales (20:47.6).

Olivia Heaton led Jennings with a 14th-place finish in 22:48. Emilee Greathouse took 18th in 23:16, while Alana Daeger was 25th (23:54), Nicole Richardson 28th (24:05) and Ashley Heindel 29th (24:06).


Panthers rout Pirates

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County held Charlestown without a shot on goal in rolling to a 7-0 win.

Justine Corya scored two goals for the Panthers (2-0), while Lydia Borgman, Olivia Vanosdol, Kilee Littrell, Taylor AmRhein and Brooke Minor all added one. Elaine Lykins had two assists, and Lexi Brown and Borgman each added one.