PENDLETON — Jennings County knocked off three opponents Saturday to capture Pendleton Heights’ Horseshoe Classic.
The Panthers (5-0) knocked off Madison-Grant 8-0, Class 4A No. 4 Pendleton Heights 3-2 and Lake Central 2-0. Lisa McIntosh was the winning pitcher in all three games, combining with Heather Feiles on a one-hitter against Madison-Grant and throwing a complete-game one-hitter in the title game against Lake Central.
At the plate, McIntosh went 6 for 10 with a home run, two doubles and five RBIs in the three games. Brittany Bonesteel went 4 for 6.
Columbus North went 1-2. The Bulldogs fell to Chesterton 7-3, beat Class A co-No. 5 Rising Sun 8-7 in eight innings and lost to South Bend Adams 4-2.
Denisa Brooks went 7 for 12 with a triple in the three games to lead the Bull Dogs’ offense, while Grayson Harney went 4 for 10 with a double. Katie Prall, Kelsay Lucas and Shannah Hercamp all had two RBIs on the day.
Molly Crowe picked up the win against Rising Sun.
Jets sweep Chargers
GREENSBURG — Sidney Giles threw a five-inning no-hitter in the opener, and Kali Shoemacher threw a three-hitter in the second game, as Hauser swept North Decatur 12-0
Leslie Sims went 3 for 4 with a double and two stolen bases, and Giles went 2 for 2 in the first game for the Jets (2-3). Sarah Anderson and Ellie Trotter each went 2 for 3 with a double, and Hailey Lange went 2 for 3.
Erynn Shaw went 4 for 4 with a double in the second game. Sims went 2 for 3 with three stolen bases, and Anderson went 2 for 4.
Cougars win big twice
SEYMOUR — Trinity Lutheran’s strong at-bats proved too much for Shoals in their doubleheader, winning 14-4 and 7-2.
The first game was tied after
three innings before the Cougars (2-1) erupted. Taylor Reynolds had two RBIs.
Haylee Barker, Brianna Sons and Reynolds all had RBIs, and Sydney Stuckwisch had a double in the second game.
Bull Dogs second in Hall of Fame
PERU — The top-ranked
Columbus North boys golfers
finished second out of 18 teams at the Hall of Fame Classic on Saturday at Rock Hollow.
No. 9 Carmel topped the team standings with a 307, followed by the Bull Dogs with a 324, Brownsburg (329), Columbia City (330), No. 7 Zionsville (333) and No. 10 Floyd Central (335).
Michael VanDeventer led North with 74 to place third individually. Christian Fairbanks carded an 82, while Zack Lee added an 83, Ian Coffey had an 85 and Nick Waskom finished with an 87.
Olympians take fifth
FLOYDS KNOBS — Columbus East finished fifth out of 10 teams in the Floyd Central Invitational at Valley View.
Adam Krebs finished second individually with a 74. Austin Profitt carded an 81, while Gunner Jones and Derek Alexander each shot 90, and Zach Sutton had a 91.
Crusaders fall to Kings
INDIANAPOLIS – Early-inning struggles haunted Columbus
Christian, as it fell 18-5 and 15-5
to Kings, both games ending in
Kings (2-0) scored 15 runs in the first inning of the first game, followed by three more in the second while the Crusaders (1-4) got their bats going in the fourth and fifth innings, but the deficit was too large to overcome.
While Columbus Christian scored five runs in the fourth inning, Kings continued throughout, ending the second game in five innings. Evan Reed led the Crusaders with a triple, while Peyton Ingram and Levi Sallee each had doubles.
Tiger Cubs top Eagles
GREENCASTLE — Brown County seemed to have things in control after holding a 4-1 lead going into the bottom of the fourth inning against Greencastle, but a late rally by the Tiger Cubs was enough to squeeze past the Eagles 11-5.
Tanner Hamm went 3 for 3 with a double for Brown County.
Owls fall in three-way
NEW ALBANY — Seymour’s efforts to grab late runs came up short in their New Albany Three-Way, falling 12-4 to Lowell, Michigan and 10-3 to New Albany.
The Owls (2-3) fell behind early against Lowell. Tyler Reedy recorded an RBI and a double for the Owls.
In the loss to New Albany, Reedy, John Rivera and Peter Duncan all had RBIs.
Bull Dogs go 1-2
FLOYDS KNOBS — No. 16
Columbus North played three ranked teams and went 1-2 in the Floyd Central Invitational.
The Bull Dogs (2-2) fell to No. 22 Floyd Central 3-2 in the first match. Meagan Olibo beat Kaitlyn Little 6-3, 2-6 (10-5) at No. 3 singles, while the No. 2 doubles team of Rosemary Yonushonis and Brooke Richardson won 6-1, 6-2 over Kylie Wheeler and Madison Woosley.
Aubrey Smith fell to 7-5, 6-0 to Dana Frank at No. 1 singles, Paige Littrell fell to Alexis Applegate 6-4, 3-6, (9-11) at No. 2 singles and Sydney Anderson and Alex Friend fell to Erin Patterson and Alex Jameson 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles.
North defeated No. 12 Bloomington South 4-1, with wins from Smith aover Casey Poor 3-6, 6-0 (10-5) at
No. 1 singles, Littrell against Madia Innello 7-5, 6-3 at No. 2 singles and Olibo over Cianna Kennedy 6-2, 6-3 at No. 3 singles.
Anderson and Yonushonis beat Louisa Hauskredht and Meg Shishman 6-4, 6-3 at No. 1 doubles, while Richardson and Caitlyn Cain fell to Bloomington South’s Taylor Thomas and Maddie Smith 6-2, 0-6 (5-10) at No. 2 doubles.
The Bull Dogs dropped their final match against No. 3 Evansville Memorial 5-0. Smith fell to Jasmine Lee in No. 1 singles 6-1, 6-4, Littrell lost to Mackenzie Myers 6-0, 6-0 in No. 2 singles, and Yonushonis dropped a No. 3 singles match against Bridgette Swartwood 6-4, 6-2. Anderson and Richardson fell to Aubrey Vincent and Caitlyn Martin 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles, and Friend and Olibo dropped a 6-0, 7-5 (10-2)
No. 2 doubles match against Liz Schuler and Grace Hodge.
Eagles win invitational
NASHVILLE — Brown County swept the five positions to win its
The Eagles took the team title with 10 points, followed by Linton and Salem with four apiece and Trinity Lutheran with two.
Winning in the finals for the Eagles were Josie Gray at No. 1 singles (6-2, 6-2), Whitney Williamson at No. 2 singles (6-1, 6-2), Elisabeth Huls at No. 3 singles (6-3, 6-2), Mary Kate McCann and Sarah Kurdziel at No. 1 doubles (6-2, 6-1) and Ashley Pugh and Corina Greiner at No. 2 doubles (6-3, 7-6).
Trinity Lutheran had a third-place finish from Brennyn Pollert, who won by forfeit in the consolation finals at No. 1 singles.
TRACK AND FIELD
Jennings boys take fourth
JEFFERSONVILLE — Jennings County’s boys finished fourth, and the girls took sixth in the Jeffersonville Relays.
Keri Ertel won the 100-meter hurdles in 14.79 seconds and the 300 hurdles in 44.95 to lead the girls. Tom Alsup won the boys shot put with a throw of 51 feet, 7½ inches, and
Jonah Woods took second in the 1,600 in 4:47.87.