High school sports roundup – September 9


Crusaders remain unbeaten

INDIANAPOLIS — Columbus Christian ran its record to 7-0 with a 25-14, 25-23, 25-22 win at Fortune Academy.

Sabrina Herron led the Crusaders with 15 assists and five aces. Madison Henderson pounded eight kills, Mayah Schundelmier and Savannah Spurgeon each had one block, and Hannah Lorimor served five aces.

Herron also added seven kills. Grace Lorimor recorded one assist.

Eagles sweep Thunderbirds

BLOOMFIELD — Brown County had little trouble in a 25-19, 25-15, 25-15 win at Eastern Greene.

Haley Davidson pounded eight kills, Maggie Redmond recorded 10 assists, Shea Keller had five blocks, Elisabeth Huls notched 10 digs and Maggie Redmond served four aces to lead the Eagles. Hallee Miller added seven kills, and Mekenzie Dunnuck had five kills.

Lancers edge Braves

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh rallied from a two-set deficit to pull out a 21-25, 13-25, 27-25, 25-23, 18-16 win against Indian Creek.

The Lancers improved to 7-5.

Stars top Trinity

SEYMOUR — Trinity Lutheran twice held one-set advantages, but Bedford North Lawrence rallied for a 15-25, 25-18, 23-25, 25-18, 15-8.

Hailley Peters led the Cougars with eight kills and two aces. Abby Hackman also pounded eight kills, and Whitney Rogers also served two aces.


Eagles edge Cougars

NASHVILLE — Brown County scored a goal in each half to claim a 2-1 win against Trinity Lutheran.

Leah Tucker and Isabel Rygiel netted the goals for the Eagles, while Rygiel and Elly Wertz had assists. Sydney Hoene scored on a penalty kick for the Cougars (2-7).

Brown County outshot Trinity 18-5, putting 12 shots on goal to nine for the Cougars. Trinity’s Lexi Keller recorded 10 saves.  Skyler Fleischman posted five saves, and Bailee Robinson added three saves for the Eagles.

Stars blank Panthers

BEDFORD — Jennings County couldn’t find the net in a 4-0 Hoosier Hills Conference loss at Bedford North Lawrence.

The Stars outshot the Panthers (5-4-2, 1-1-1) 22-5. Mackenzie Byram notched 16 saves.


Stars stop Panthers

NORTH VERNON — Bedford North Lawrence scored two goals in the final 11 minutes of the first half to take a 2-1 lead, and that’s the way the HHC game ended after lighting came five minutes into the second half.

Andrew Green scored the goal for the Panthers (1-5, 0-2) off an assist from Nick AmRhein. Luke Bowling recorded five saves.


Panthers down Cubs

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County claimed a 209-217 victory against Madison at St. Anne’s Golf Course.

Peyton Whitehead led the Panthers with a 48. Sydney Campbell added a 51, Allie Clark shot 54 and Marina Sigmund had a 56.


Eagles edge Mustangs

ELLETTSVILLE — Brown County squeaked out a 3-2 Western Indiana Conference win at Edgewood.

The Eagles won at No. 1 singles, No. 3 singles and No. 2 doubles.

Red Devils blank Panthers

NORTH VERNON — No. 30 Jeffersonville won all five matches in straight sets in a 5-0 victory at Jennings County.

Justin Gasper fell to Bradley Cross 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Weston Miller lost to Keith Asplund 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Thomas Schuler fell to Matthew Monroe 6-4, 6-1 at No. 3 singles for the Panthers (3-7). Luke Ertel and Briar Davis lost to Jerid Inman and Trey Bottorff 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Garrett Marsh and Austin Mills fell to Luke Schock and Hunter Schmitz 6-1, 6-2 at No. 2 doubles.


Cougar boys win

GREENSBURG — South Decatur split a dual meet with North Decatur at North Branch. The Cougar boys won 19-39, and the Charger girls prevailed 25-30.

South Decatur’s Cole Bower won the 5,000-meter (3.1-mile) boys race in 19 minutes, 53 seconds. Brandon Mallott finished second in 20:01, while Dylan Cowins was fourth (20:27), Charlie Hamilton fifth (20:53), Carl Kroger seventh (23:48), Nolan Storm eighth (24:04) and Conner Bower 11th (29:36).

Sierra Kalli led the Cougars with a second-place finish in 25:03. Hannah Miller took third in 26:47, while Stacy Fox was sixth (27:57), Claire Hamilton ninth (29:44), Pilar Garcia 10th (32:23) and Tori Storm 11th (32:40).