North stays perfect
INDIANAPOLIS — No. 23-ranked Columbus North remained unbeaten with a 5-0 Conference Indiana win Thursday at Franklin Central.
Kevin Lin beat Nathan French 7-5, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Joey Zhao downed Noah Roehreg 6-3, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Akshaya Sabapathy blanked Orie D’Angelo 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Bull Dogs (6-0, 4-0).
North’s Isaac Jackson and Ben Mathew beat Jacob Baron and Aiden Carlisle 6-3, 6-0 at No. 1 singles. Chris Ruble and Adam Saad topped Austin Stachel and Sam Handt 6-0, 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.
East falls to Batesville
BATESVILLE — Batesville dropped only eight games in the five matches in posting a 5-0 win against Columbus East.
Jackson Stevens fell to Lleyton Ratcliffe 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Nathan Hatchett lost to George Ritter 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 singles and Bryce Buening fell to Will Harmeyer 6-1, 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Olympians (2-7).
East’s Luke Miller and Pranav Kumar lost to Lane Westerfeld and Sam Giesting 6-2, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles. Caige Comstock and Jalen Pleak fell to Cooper Williams and Adam Scott 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.
Jets roll to victory
MORRISTOWN — Hauser won all five matches in straight sets in a 5-0 Mid-Hoosier Conference victory at Morristown.
Sam Meek beat Nate Reuter 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1 singles, Justin Compton downed Trevan Carlton 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Sean Miller blanked Jacob Wood 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Jets (8-1, 3-0).
Hauser’s Jacob Johnson and Alex Gross beat Cain Corbin and Bryce Kirstein 6-2, 7-5 at No. 1 doubles. Jacob Rudd and Ethan Wallace topped Austin Schonfeld and Logan Theobold 6-3, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.
Red Devils blank Panthers
JEFFERSONVILLE — Jennings County ran into one of the state’s top teams and dropped a 5-0 decision to Jeffersonville.
Thomas Schuler fell to Keith Asplund 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 singles, Wyatt St. John lost to Jerid Inman 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Calin Kinney fell to Jared Wells 6-1, 6-2 at No. 3 singles for the Panthers (3-5). Justin Gasper and Kent Biehle lost to Trey Bottorff and Colby Kayrouz 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 doubles, and Cody St. John and Briar Davis fell to Adam Crawford and Matthew Monroe 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.
Mustangs topple Eagles
NASHVILLE — Edgewood beat Brown County 4-1 in the teams’ annual “Smashcancer” matchup.
Aaron McCann beat Evan Whitlow 6-0, 7-5 at No. 2 singles for the lone victory for the Eagles (1-9). Chase Watson fell to Austin Hammond 6-4, 6-4 at No. 1 singles, Aiden Burt lost to Houston Holmes 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles, Abe Oliver and Elijah Roush fell to Noah Brooks and Tyler Lunn 6-2, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles and Nathaniel Fox and Nolan Patterson lost Ben Holmes and Carson Thummel 6-2, 6-3 at No. 2 doubles.
Batesville defeats East
BATESVILLE — Batesville outscored Columbus East 3-1 in each half to claim a 6-2 victory.
Lindsey Stoughton and Addy Galarno scored the goals for the Olympians (3-4-1). Emily Stiles had an assist.
Batesville outshot East 12-5. Jenny Bastian played the first 70 minutes in goal and recorded three saves, and Erin McIntyre had one save over the final 10 minutes.
Cougars upend Eagles
SEYMOUR — Brown County put 14 shots on goal to nine for Trinity Lutheran, but the Cougars claimed a 4-1 victory.
Savanna Setty and Flossie Cooper each scored two goals for Trinity (4-5). Lucy Cooper had an assist.
Leah Tucker scored the goal for the Eagles (3-5-1). Vadalis Montanez recorded 13 saves for the Cougars.
Stars edge Panthers
NORTH VERNON —Jennings County scored two minutes into the game, but Bedford North Lawrence rallied for a 2-1 Hoosier Hills Conference win.
Naomi Beal scored the goal off an assist from Emily Montgmery for the Panthers (6-5, 2-1), who were outshot 8-5. Kenna Maschino recorded six saves.
Pioneers stop Olympians
CLARKSVILLE — Columbus East ran into perennial power Providence and came away with a 25-14, 25-7, 25-16 loss.
The Olympians fell to 5-8.
Columbus Christian rolls
INDIANAPOLIS — Columbus Christian had little trouble in a 25-8, 25-6, 25-7 win at Fortune Academy.
Mayah Schundelmeier pounded three kills and one block, Sabrina Herron recorded five assists and Grace Lorimor served 16 aces to lead the Crusaders (9-1).
Michaela Schundelmeier added 13 aces, and Savannah Herron tallied two kills and 11 aces. Erica Gregg pounded two kills, Kayla Jones had one dig and five aces and Sabrina Herron served five aces.
Eagles win in three
NASHVILLE — Brown County made quick work of Eastern Greene in a 25-9, 25-17, 25-11 victory.
The Eagles improved to 8-2.
Braves sweep Lancers
TRAFALGAR — Edinburgh came closer in each set, but dropped a 25-10, 25-15, 25-17 decision at Indian Creek.
The Lancers fell to 5-8.
South Decatur falls
SHELBYVILLE — South Decatur dropped a 25-22, 25-18, 25-20 MHC decision at Southwestern (Shelby).
Taylor Best led the Cougars (1-12, 0-3) with five assists and 29 digs. Claire Wullenweber pounded four kills, Sam Goodfellow and Madison Owens each had two blocks and Zoey Nobbe served four aces.
Cougars down Stars
BEDFORD — Trinity Lutheran overcame a second-set setback to win the final two for a 25-20, 22-25, 25-18, 25-19 win at Bedford North Lawrence.
Hannah Sabotin pounded 14 kills, and Sami Newmister served three aces to lead the Cougars (8-8). Bailey Reynolds added nine kills and two aces, Sydney Jaynes recorded seven kills and Ashley Goecker had three aces.
Brown County wins big
NASHVILLE — Brown County led only 2-0 at halftime before pulling away for an 8-0 win against Morristown.
Will Ryan, Landon Cambridge and Ben Rygiel all scored two goals, and Caleb Yeager and Jeffrey Reynolds each added one goal for the Eagles (7-2-1). Ryan notched three assists, while Logan Fittz added two assists and Cambridge, Rygiel and Yeager all had one.
Brown County outshot the Yellow Jackets 51-1, putting 21 on goal to one for Morristown. Chris Ratzburg posted one save.
Stars shut out Panthers
BEDFORD — Jennings County couldn’t find the net in a 5-0 HHC loss at Bedford North Lawrence.
Chance Newkirk recorded nine saves for the Panthers (1-9, 1-2). Dreagen Ison added four saves.
Cubs slip past Panthers
NORTH VERNON — Jennings County fell to Madison 220-233 at St. Annes.
Sydney Campbell led the Panthers with a 55. Peyton Whitehead carded a 57, Rachel Greene added a 60, Allie Clark and Annie Ertel each shot 61 and Destiny Joray had a 67.