High school sports roundup – September 6


Bull Dogs win in five

INDIANAPOLIS — Columbus North overcame a 2-1 set deficit Tuesday night to pull out a 25-22, 23-25, 19-25, 25-12, 15-8 Conference Indiana win at Southport.

Agustina Fainguersch recorded 23 kills and two aces, and Lily Meyercord had 38 assists and two aces to lead the Bull Dogs (6-3, 3-0). Gabby Genth tallied four blocks, Maddy Sebahar notched 30 digs and Emma tynan and Katie McAninch each served two aces.

Katie McAninch pounded 10 kills, and Meyercord and Genth each added nine. Meyercord had one block and 13 digs, and Fainguersch notched 18 digs.

Jets sweep Yellow Jackets

MORRISTOWN — Hauser opened its Mid-Hoosier Conference schedule with a 25-9, 25-22, 25-12 win at Morristown.

Sarah Tedder recorded 10 kills, three blocks and three aces, and Alana Owen had 30 assists, three blocks and three aces to lead the Jets (12-2, 1-0). Sydney Schoen notched 15 digs, and Madie Sherman had three blocks.

Madie Sherman pounded nine kills, and Schoen and Hannah Johnson each added four kills. Tedder notched nine digs, and Kylie Lock contributed nine digs and two aces.

Chargers topple Cougars

GREENWOOD — South Decatur came close in the first set, but North Decatur cruised in the final two for a 25-22, 25-16, 25-8 MHC win.

Taylor Best recorded five assists, 15 digs and two aces; and Claire Wullenweber had four kills and two aces to lead the Cougars (1-11). Brianna Collins also served two aces.

Braves defeat Trinity

SEYMOUR — Brownstown Central used aggressive serving and a strong attacking game to defeat Trinity Lutheran 25-17, 25-14, 25-9.

Hannah Sabotin led the Cougars (7-8) with nine kills., Sydney Jaynes pounded four kills, and Abby Hackman added two.

Northpoint upend Hawks

The Columbus Hawks played their best game of the season in a 25-22, 25-14, 25-20 loss to Northpoint.

Emily Walls led the Hawks (0-6) with five kills, six blocks and two digs. Ava Farnsley recorded three assists.

Ellie Ridder pounded one kill. Kathryn Tuttle added two assists and six digs, and Cami Hoene served one ace.


Hat trick leads East

BEDFORD — Alana Dwenger scored three goals to lead Columbus East to a 4-2 Hoosier Hills Conference win at Bedford North Lawrence.

Addy Galarno had the other goal for the Olympians (3-3-1, 2-0). Maya Federle recorded two assists, while Sarah Park and Lindsey Stoughton each added one.

East outshot the Stars 13-6, putting 11 shots on goal to three for Bedford. Jenny Bastian posted two saves.

Eagles tie Mustangs

NASHVILLE — Brown County and Edgewood played to a scoreless tie in Western Indiana Conference action.

Skylar Fleischman recorded 12 saves for the Eagles (3-4-1, 1-0-1).

Trinity edges GCA

SEYMOUR — Maddie Bell scored off an assist from Sidney Hoene in the 78th minute to lift Trinity Lutheran to a 3-2 win against Greenwood Christian Academy.

Hoene scored the first two goals for Trinity (3-5). Bell and Flossie Cooper had assists.

GCA outshot Trinity 12-8. Genesis Munoz posted six saves.


North takes tri match

GREENWOOD — Alex Munnicha won medalist honors with a 36 to lead third-ranked Columbus North to a tri-match win at Hickory Stick. The Bull Dogs finished with a 156 to 165 for Center Grove and 183 for Franklin.

Nathaly Munnicha carded a 38 for North. Danbi Kim and Annie Anderson each shot 41, Molly Donnell added a 42 and Julia Luken had a 44.

East claims victory

Autumn Fateley won medalist honors with a 39 to lead Columbus East to a 177-185 win against Greensburg on the West Nine at Otter Creek.

Lily Shelp carded a 41 for the Olympians. Morgan Harrison added a 45, Kati Brunn shot 52 and Lauren Steinwedel had a 54.

Lancers finish second

TRAFALGAR — Host Indian Creek edged Edinburgh 205-207 to win at tri-match at Tameka Woods. Southwestern (Shelby) finished third with a 275.

Vanessa McMcManaway led the Lancers with a 47. Savannah Kellams carded a 51, Kenzie Hill added a 53, Morgan Calhoun shot 56, Maddy Giles had a 59 and Kierra Richards finished with a 62.

Eagles down Patriots

NASHVILLE — Ashley Masteller won medalist honors with a 45 to lead Brown County to a 205-233 win against Owen Valley at Salt Creek.

Meghan Cassaday and Jessica Taylor each shot 53 for the Eagles. Lauren Burker, Allison Stogsdill and Aubrey Hollander all shot 54, Taylor Poling added a 55 and Courtney Hill had a 67.


North squeaks past Braves


BLOOMINGTON — No. 23 Columbus North pulled out a third-set tiebreaker at No. 1 doubles to claim a 3-2 Conference Indiana win against Terre Haute South in a match played at Bloomington South.

Akshaya Sabapathy beat Caleb Morris 6-3, 6-3 at No. 1 doubles for the Bull Dogs (6-0, 4-0). Isaac Jackson and Ben Mathew downed Kaleb Hauptu 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 (5) at No. 1 doubles, and Chris Ruble and Adam Saad topped Chris Jaeger and Matthew Roberts 6-4, 6-3 at No. 2 doubles.

North’s Kevin Lin fell to Canaan Sellers 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 singles. Joey Zhao lost to Aaron Gentry 6-4, 6-4 at No. 2 singles.

Trojans oust Lancers

GREENWOOD — Center Grove dropped only four games in the five matches in a 5-0 win against Edinburgh in the opening round of the Johnson County Tournament.

Coltan Henderson fell to Trey Thixton 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 singles, Bladen Hancock lost to Nick Ballesteros 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Ryan Gaston fell to JT Embrey 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3 singles for the Lancers (1-5). Brayden McManaway and Gabe Wilson lost to Eli Lawyer-Smith and Mitch Runkle at No. 1 singles, and Parker Bryant and Bryce Burton fell to Mason Runkle and Grant Herron at No. 2 doubles, both by 6-0, 6-0 scores.


Panthers trim Bull Dogs

BLOOMINGTON — Class 3A No. 8 Bloomington South scored in the fifth minute and held on for a 1-0 Conference Indiana win against Columbus North.

The Panthers outshot the Bull Dogs (4-3, 2-2) 17-5, putting nine shots on goal to three for North. Noah Kestler recorded eight saves.

Jets notch first win

MORRISTOWN —Hauser picked up its first win of the season, a 1-0 Mid-Hoosier Conference win at Morristown.

A.J. Titus scored the game’s lone goal early in the second half for the Jets (1-2-1, 1-1), who outshot the Yellow Jackets 30-9. Cameron Lawson posted five save.

Hornets sting Crusaders

HENRYVILLE — C.J. Reed scored off an assist from Kyle Foster, but that was all for Columbus Christian in a 7-1 loss at Henryville.

The Hornets outshot the Crusaders (1-1-3) 30-16. Garrett Spurgeon recorded 11 saves.

Eagles blank Woodmen

GREENWOOD — Logan Fittz scored in the final minute of the first half, and then Class A No. 20 Brown County added three second-half goals to claim at 4-0 win at Greenwood.

Landon Cambridge had two goals, and Will Ryan scored one for the Eagles (5-2-1). Fittz, Ryan and Logan Imming notched assists.

Brown County outshot the Woodmen 22-2, putting 15 shots on goal to one for Greensburg. Chris Ratzburg posted one save.

Jennings falls to Floyd

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County couldn’t find the net in a 6-0 Hoosier Hills Conference loss to Floyd Central.

The Highlanders outshot the Panthers (1-8, 1-1) 20-0. Chance Newkirk recorded 14 saves.


Trinity runner takes 6th

SCOTTSBURG — Trinity Lutheran’s lone boys runner, AJ Goecker, finished sixth in the Scottsburg Invitational in 18 minutes, 7 seconds for 5,000 meters (3.1 miles).

The Cougars had two girls runners. Jodi Goecker took 18th in 23:47, and Abby Hildreth was 55th in 28:34.