High school sports roundup – April 12


Bull Dogs take second

SELLERSBURG — Columbus North finished second, and Jennings County took third in a tri match Wednesday at Covered Bridge.

Host Providence won with a 161. The Bull Dogs finished with a 169, and the Panthers had a 186.

Henry Kiel led North with a 2-over-par 38. Drew Smith carded a 42, Jackson Kerber added a 44, Jacob Niedbalski shot 45 and Cameron Ziegler had a 46.

Joe Kelly led Jennings with a 44. Bryce Kirchner and Austin Roscoe each shot 46, Justin Gasper added a 50 and Hunter Conrad had a 53.


Panthers edge Eagles

NORTH VERNON — Brown County scored three times in the top of the seventh to take the lead, but Jennings County played three unearned runs in the bottom of the inning to pull out its first win of the season, a 13-12 victory.

Justin Rennemeier went 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs, and Duncan Rowda went 2 for 4 for the Panthers (1-2). Chase Reason went 2 for 4 and pitched the final 3 1/3 to pick up the win.

Isaiah Luenbrink went 4 for 4 with a double and three RBIs for the Eagles (2-6). Justin Partyka went 2 for 3, and Grant Suding went 2 for 4.

Trinity ties Scottsburg

SEYMOUR — Trinity Lutheran and Scottsburg played to a 6-6 tie in a game that was called because of darkness in the top of the seventh.

Jake VonDielingen and Jack Marksberry each had two hits for the Cougars (1-3-1). Brayden Wilson and Marksberry each had two RBIs.


Pirates nip Olympians

GREENSBURG — Columbus East outhit Greensburg 7-5 but committed five errors in a 6-5 loss.

Jordan Johnston threw a five-hitter and did not allow an earned run for the Olympians (2-3). Becca Carter went 2 for 2 to lead the offense.

Dragons top Panthers

NORTH VERNON — Silver Creek scored twice in the top of the seventh to pull out a 5-3 win at Jennings County.

Lexi Brown went 2 for 3 with three stolen bases, and Lexi South had two RBIs for the Panthers (4-2). Gabby Mahoney went the distance and did not allow an earned run.

Eagles wallop Wolverines

SWITZ CITY — Emma Summers and Allison Stogsdill each had three hits and combined on a five-hitter to lead Brown County to a 10-1 win at White River Valley.

Stogsdill went 3 for 4, and Summers went 3 for 5 with a double. Taylor Poling went 3 for 5, Adriana Kritzer went 2 for 3 and Aubrey Hollander went 2 for 5 for the Eagles (4-2).

Summers allowed one hit and struck out nine in four shutout innings. Stogsdill gave up four hits and a run over the final three innings.

South Decatur falls

AURORA — The South Dearborn JV scored the tying run in the seventh in the winning run in the eighth to hand South Decatur a 5-4 defeat.

Sierra Lang and Karah Biddinger each went 2 for 4 for the Cougars (0-4).


Cougars blank Mustangs

SEYMOUR — Trinity Lutheran dropped only two games in rolling to a 5-0 win against New Washington.

Courtney Barker at No. 1 singles and Abby Schult at No. 2 singles won by 6-0, 6-0 scores for the Cougars (2-1). Lauren Voss prevailed 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles, Lauren Fleetwood and Macey Prewitt triumphed 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 doubles and Cassidy Burnside and Katelyn Mensendiek won by default at No. 2 doubles.