High school sports roundup – September 21


Bull Dogs triumphant

No. 23 Columbus North pulled out three three-set matches to claim a 4-1 win against Greenwood.

Anay Gangal beat Jack O’Reilly 5-7, 6-4, 7-5 at No. 2 singles, and Ben Mathew downed Grant Bryant 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 at No. 3 singles for the Bull Dogs (10-5). Kevin Lin and Ammar Khaled topped Alex Walsh and Jacob Rothaar 4-6, 7-6 (6), 7-6 (4) at No. 1 doubles, and Isaac Jackson and Lucas Huang beat Eric Moenhaus and Ben Sobcroy 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.

North’s Nathan VanDeventer fell to Jacob Gray 6-3, 6-1 at No. 1 singles.

Edinburgh tops Trinity

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh won all five matches in straight sets in a 5-0 win against Trinity Lutheran.

Carlos Pazmino beat Jonathan Keith 6-3, 6-2 at No. 1 singles, Coltan Henderson downed Aden Jones 6-2, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Gavin Hancock topped Matt Stuckwich 6-1, 6-2 at No. 3 singles for the Lancers.

Edinburgh’s Blade Elliott and Tommy Schneider beat Hunter Morgan and Pierce McCammon 6-4, 6-4 at No. 1 doubles. Bladen Hancock and Kegan Jones downed Jace Crockett and Caleb Gruenewald 6-4, 6-2 at No. 2 doubles.

Eagles down Arrows

ELLETTSVILLE — Brown County won three matches in straight sets and another by forfeit in a 4-1 victory against Sullivan at Edgewood.

Cole Smith beat Garrett Hornback 6-4, 6-3 at No. 1 singles, and Chase Watson downed Charles Setter 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles for the Eagles (5-7). Cash Myers and Jesse Williams topped Patrick Condon and Kegan Meng 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Austin Roush and Aaron McCann won by forfeit.

Brown County’s Abe Oliver fell to Wyatt Gettinger 5-7, 6-7 (6), 10-7 at No. 2 singles.


North falls to Panthers

BLOOMINGTON — Columbus North scored a second-half goal but couldn’t overcome a 2-0 halftime deficit in a 2-1 loss at Bloomington South.

Alex McGill scored in the 48th minute for the Bull Dogs (7-3-1).

The Panthers outshot North 12-9, putting six shot on goal to four for the Bull Dogs. Mark Salle-Tabor recorded two saves in the first half, and Zach Green had one save in the second half.

Owls stop Panthers

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County cut the lead to 2-1 midway through the second half, but Seymour pulled away for a 4-1 Hoosier Hills Conference win.

Abel Rueda scored off an assist from Adrian Miller in the 63rd minute for the Panthers (1-9, 0-6).

The Owls outshot Jennings 30-11, putting 15 shots on goal to five for the Panthers. Luke Bowling posted 11 saves.


Jets steamroll Spartans

SHELBYVILLE — Class A No. 9 Hauser had little trouble in rolling to a 25-10, 25-9, 25-9 Mid-Hoosier Conference win at Southwestern (Shelby).

Sydney Schoen recorded 13 digs and 12 aces, and Sarah Tedder had six kills and three digs to lead the Jets (16-2, 3-0). Tannyr Davis also pounded six kills, and Alana Owen notched 19 assists.

Taylor Henderson pounded five kills, Madie Sherman and Megan Swinford each added one assist and Schoen had one block. Megan Swinford tallied nine digs, Hailey Lange added seven digs, Tedder served three aces and Shelby Zachariah had two aces.

Eagles victorious in 4

CLOVERDALE — Brown County overcame a third-set setback to pull out a 25-22, 25-20, 23-35, 25-21 victory at Cloverdale.

Maggie Redmond led the Eagles (5-10) with 20 assists and six aces. Hallie Miller pounded 12 kills, Shea Keller had nine blocks and Elisabeth Huls notched 13 digs.

Lancers sweep Twisters

EDINBURGH — Oldenburg Academy played Edinburgh close in the third set, but the Lancers still managed a 25-14, 25-8, 28-26.

Edinburgh improved to 13-9.

South Decatur prevails

GREENSBURG —South Decatur cruised to a 25-8, 25-11, 25-15 MHC win against Waldron.

Zoey Nobbe recorded eight kills and 11 digs, Brooke Helms notched 12 assists and 11 digs and Delanie Diekhoff had two blocks and four aces to lead the Cougars (6-13, 2-4).

Trinity routs Crothersville

CROTHERSVILLE — Trinity Lutheran rolled to a 25-5, 25-15, 25-16 win at Crothersville.

Sydney Stahl pounded six kills, and Courtney Barker and Whitney Rogers each served two aces to lead the Cougars. Hailley Peters added three kills.


Panthers edge Owls

NORTH VERNON — Seymour outshot Jennings County 16-8, but the Panthers pulled out a 1-0 HHC victory.

Baylee Byford scored on a free kick 19th minute for Jennings (6-6-2, 2-3-1). Mackenzie Bryam recorded 16 saves.


Eagle boys take fourth

SELLERSBURG — Brown County’s boys finished fourth in the Silver Creek Invitational. Silver Creek won with 48 points to 51 for Christian Academy of Indiana, 111 for Jeffersonville and 145 for the Eagles.

Wyatt Wyman led Brown County with a sixth-place finish in 17 minutes, 9 seconds for 5,000 meters (3.1 miles). Job Lawson took ninth in 17:32, while Nathan Kilburn was 31st (18:41), Jackson McPheeters 37th (19:05) and Jordan Samples 62nd (20:11).

Trinity Lutheran’s lone runner, AJ Goecker, finished seventh in 17:21.

The Brown County girls finished 11th with 296 points. Corydon edged Christian Academy 76-78 for the title.

Haley Abraham finished 26th in 24:15 to lead the Eagles. Maris Wyman took 56th in 27:06, while Molly Austin was 59th (27:38), Mica Selby 60th (28:05) and Coralynne Robinson 96th (32:53).

South Decatur girls win

GREENSBURG — The South Decatur girls posted a victory against an incomplete Waldron team. The Mohawks won the boys meet 16-45.

Sierra Kalli led the Cougar girls with a second-place finish in 24:32. Stacy Fox took fourth in 26:02, while Hannah Miller was fifth (26:04) Claire Hamilton sixth (27:05) and Tori Storm eighth (28:15).

Charlie Hamilton finished fifth in 19:27 to lead the boys. Brandon Mallot took eighth in 20:11, while Dylan Cowins was ninth (20:14) and Carl Kroger 10th (20:30).