High school sports roundup – August 23


Bull Dogs down Irish

Alex McGill netted three goals, including two in the second half, to break a 2-2 tie and lift Columbus North to a 4-2 win against Cathedral Tuesday night.

The Irish scored in the opening minute of the game, but the Bull Dogs (1-1) answered in the fourth minute when Sotaro Kanedo finished an assist from Jack Robertson. Robertson then assisted McGill in the 12th minute for a 2-1 lead.

Cathedral tied the game with 4 seconds left in the first half. But McGill scored off an assist from Graham Keele in the 42nd minute and added an insurance goal in the 69th minute.

North outshot Cathedral 14-7. Noah Kestler recorded five saves.

Panthers fall to Knights

AURORA — Jennings County remained winless with a 4-2 loss at South Dearborn.

Justin Copeland and Takota Grigsby scored the goals for the Panthers (0-3). Keagan Craig had an assist.

Chance Newkirk posted nine saves in goal.

Trinity topples Austin

AUSTIN — Trinity Lutheran picked up its first win of the season, a 4-0 win at Austin.

Andrew Emily scored two goals, and Jacob Crockett and Noah Criswell each added one the Cougars (1-1-2). Criswell, Sawyer Doggett and Kash Siefker had assists.

Jacob Keith recorded three saves.


Columbus Christian wins

INDIANAPOLIS — Columbus Christian overcame a first-set defeat to claim a 20-25, 25-19, 25-17, 25-17 win at Horizon Christian.

Sabrina Herron, who injured a thumb in warmups, returned to lead the Crusaders (6-1) with 21 assists, four aces and seven digs. Savannah Herron added eight aces, seven kills and six digs.

Mayah Schundelmeier recorded 14 kills and six digs. Grace Lorimor notched eight digs, Hannah Stair added six digs and Kayla Jones served five aces.

Jets absorb first loss

NEW PALESTINE — Hauser endured its first loss of the season, a 25-17, 25-14, 25-16 decision at New Palestine.

Sydney Schoen recorded five kills and 20 digs, and Alana Owen had 15 assists and one ace to lead the Jets (6-1). Taylor Henderson notched two blocks.

Madie Sherman pounded four kills, and Hannah Johnson added three kills. Johnson and Sarah Tedder each had one block. Kylie Lock notched seven digs and Tedder contributed six digs.

Lancers win in four

EDINBURGH — Morristown won the third set, but Edinburgh recovered to finish off a 25-19, 25-14, 22-25, 26-24 Mid-Hoosier Conference win.

The Lancers improved to 4-4 overall and 2-0 in the MHC.

Indians sweep Cougars

MILAN — South Decatur came close in the first set, but not in the final two in a 25-23, 25-10, 25-14 loss at Milan.

Claire Wullenweber pounded six kills, Taylor Best recorded six assists and Karah Biddinger notched 15 digs for the Cougars (0-4). Sam Goodfellow and Madison Owens each had two blocks, and Best and Brianna Collins each served one ace.

Trinity defeats Waldron

WALDRON — Trinity Lutheran had little trouble in a 25-6, 25-13, 25-6 win at Waldron.

Chloe Criswell and Hannah Sabotin each pounded six kills for the Cougars (3-0). Bailey Reynolds served seven aces.


Lancers top Cougars

EDINBURGH — Vanessa McManaway won medalist honors with a 45 to led Edinburgh to a 201-230 win against South Decatur at Timbergate.

Savannah Kellams carded a 50 for the Lancers. Kenzie Hill and Kierra Richards each shot 53, Morgan Calhoun added a 56 and Maddy Giles had a 58.

Shelby Vannatta led the Cougars with a 48. Annie Gant added a 55, Emmy Grissom and Katie Vanderver each shot 63, Madison Beckett 65 and Kylie Owens 68.


Panthers stay perfect

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County remained unbeaten with a 3-0 Hoosier Hills Conference win against Jeffersonville.

Naomi Beal scored twice and Sonya Miller once for the Panthers (4-0, 2-0). Baylee Byford, Lexi Brown and Kilee Littrell had assists.

Jennings outshot the Red Devils 9-2. Kenna Maschino recorded one first-half save and Mariah Grider had one second-half save.


Stars sweep Panthers

NORTH VERNON — Bedford North Lawrence won four matches in straight sets in a 5-0 victory at Jennings County.

Weston Miller fell to Ian Dillman 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Thomas Schuler lost to Logan Bland at No. 2 singles and Wyatt St. John fell to Jesse Hernandez 6-4, 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Panthers (1-3).

Jennings’ Justin Gasper and Briar Davis lost to Corbin Bushey and Isaac Titche 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles, and Cody St. John and Kent Biehle fell to Evan Waggoner and Kishan Patel 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 at No. 2 doubles.

Braves stop Lancers

BROWNSTOWN — Edinburgh claimed a win at No. 2 doubles, but Brownstown Central won the other four matches to hand the Lancers a 4-1 defeat.

Parker Bryant and Bryce Burton beat Reece Carlin and Griffin Stidam 6-2, 6-3 at No. 2 doubles for Edinburgh (0-2). Coltan Henderson fell to Ethan Carlin 7-5, 6-3 at No. 1 singles, Gabe Wilson lost to Gunnar Zickler 6-0, 6-1 at No. 2 singles, Ryan Gaston fell to Ethan Wischmeier 2-6, 6-0, 6-3 at No. 3 singles.

Edinburgh’s Bladen Hancock and Brayden McManaway lost to Jackson Lahrman and Adam Pottschmidt 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles.


Cougar boys take dual

MORRISTOWN — Cole Bower and Sierra Kalli won the boys and girls races, and the South Decatur boys downed Morristown 23-32.

Cole Bower ran 19 minutes, 12 seconds for 5,000 meters (3.1 miles). Charlie Hamilton finished second in 19:30, while Carl Kroger was fourth (21:06), Nolan Storm sixth (21:48), Logan Platt 10th (22:35) and Conner Bower 14th (27:14).

The Cougars did not have enough girls runners to score as a team. Kalli and Ali Boilanger went 1-2 in 25:18 and 25:35, while Hannah Miller was fifth (27:08) and Claire Hamilton seventh (31:32).