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High school roundup: North tennis team cruises


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The 17th-ranked Columbus North girls tennis team won four of the five matches in straight sets Thursday in a 5-0 Conference Indiana win against Perry Meridian.

Aubrey Smith posted a 6-0, 6-0 win against Taylor Helterbrand at No. 1 singles, Paige Littrell won 6-0, 6-0 against Emily Rinear at No. 2 singles and Rosemary Yonushonis won 6-0 6-0 over Sarah Two-Shields at No. 3 singles for the Bull Dogs (10-4, 2-1).

Sara Vanderkolk and Sydney Anderson beat Megan York and Victoria Gifford 7-6, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles and Brooke Richardson and Meagan Olibo won 6-0, 6-0 over Hanah Zing and Seng Zurkung at No. 2 doubles.

Red Devils blank Panthers

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County couldn’t pull through against Jeffersonville in a 5-0 loss.

Amy Gasper fell 6-0, 6-1 against Emily Lewis at No. 1 singles, Avis McGovern lost to Larissa Neville 6-1, 6-2 in No. 2 singles and Kristen Nottingham fell to Kaitlin Wunsch 6-1, 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Panthers (2-6).

Brittany Lykins and Elaine Lykins dropped a 6-0, 6-0 decision to Rachel Williams and Libby West at No. 1 doubles. Cassie Leach and Hailee Harmon fell to Katie Bowman and Haley Asplund 6-0, 6-2 at No. 2 doubles.

Eagles sweep Patriots

NASHVILLE — Brown County made quick work of Owen Valley in a 5-0 Western Indiana Conference win.

Josie Gray posted a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Kayla Samrick at No. 1 singles, Whitney Williamson won 6-1, 6-1 over Darby DeFord at No. 2 singles and Elisabeth Huls won 6-2, 6-3 over Sarah Gilstrap at No. 3 singles for the Eagles (6-4, 3-0).

Mary Kate McCann and Sarah Kurdziel won No. 1 doubles 6-3, 6-2 over Lexi Heck and Tara Langley 6-3, 6-2 and Ashley Pugh and Kylene Warne beat Cierra Dillmen and Lorena Dourado 6-2, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.

Royals edge Lancers

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Edinburgh pulled out a three-set win at No. 2 singles to claim a 3-2 Mid-

Hoosier Conference victory at Eastern Hancock.

Lillie Parmer beat Andrea Terheide 6-4, 6-3 at No. 1 singles, and Vanessa Hoskins downed Hailey Carlton 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 at No. 2 singles for the Lancers (2-7). Baleigh Downton and Allie Schooler beat Madison Mayfield and Caitlin Contreaz 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles

Miranda Burton fell to Sara Neff 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles. Abbie Young and Ashlyn Streeval lost to Hannah Miller and Grace Perkins 6-2, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles.

Seymour routs Madison

SEYMOUR — Seymour put up a dominating performance against Madison, sweeping three of five matches to post a 5-0 win.

Mary Vehslage won 6-0, 6-1 over Anna Bruns at No. 1 singles, Hallie Crenshaw won 6-0, 6-0 over Riley Boone at No. 2 singles and Kennedy Richart beat Claire Lostutter 6-0 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Owls (8-1).

Karen Dringenburg and Emma Wood beat Maddie Robinson and Annie Marsh 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 doubles. Payton Warren and Lindsey Hume beat Hannah Brady and Emma Staicer 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.

SOFTball

Jets down Eagles

OSGOOD — Hauser went to work early at bat, outscoring Jac-Cen-Del 5-1 over the first three innings en route to a 9-1 win.

Leading the way for the Jets (8-6) were Leslie Sims and Ellie Trotter, who each recorded a double. Pitcher Kali Schumacher allowed only

one run.

Panthers dominate Bulldogs

NEW ALBANY — Jennings County continued its winning ways, with Kaylin Klosterman connecting on a home-run in an 8-2 Hoosier Hills Conference win over New Albany.

Kyndyl Olds had two hits and two RBIs, and Baylee Krueger had two RBIs for the Panthers (13-3, 3-0). Lisa McIntosh pitched a two-hitter, with both Bulldog hits coming on home runs from Danielle Williamson.

Spartans edge Cougars

HANOVER — South Decatur outhit Southwestern (Shelby) 8-7, but the Spartans pulled out a 5-4 MHC win.

Brittany Koors led the Cougars at bat, going 3 for 3 with two doubles and three RBIs. Julia Miller had a double.

Woodmen top Eagles

GREENWOOD — Brown County’s late rally in the sixth wasn’t enough against Class 4A No. 3 Greenwood, and the Eagles fell 4-2.

The Eagles (5-4) outhit the Woodmen 9-5, with Cheyenne Ellis hitting a home-run. Lacey Ross had a double.

BASEball

Jets rout Twisters

HOPE — Hauser scored seven times in the third inning and went on to post a 13-3, six-inning win over Oldenburg Academy.

Eric McMullen and Will Rose combined on a four-hitter for the Jets (3-5). Jared Schoen went 2 for 2 with a double and two RBIs, and Colton Weiler and Isaiah Martin each had two RBIs.

“We executed well at the plate, and freshman Eric McMullen did a nice job pitching tonight,” Hauser coach Jerry Schoen said. “Our defense did a real nice job.”

Eagles beat Lancers

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh couldn’t get past the heavy hitting of Brown County, allowing 16 hits in a 15-4 loss.

The Eagles (4-6) were led by Devin Smith, who connected on a home run and had four RBIs. Luke Huls had a triple.

Eric Cravens hit the lone double for the Lancers (3-11), going 3-for-3 with two RBIs.

Trinity falls to Jac-Cen-Del

OSGOOD — Trinity Lutheran couldn’t gather any momentum against Jac-Cen-Del and fell 11-1.

The Cougars (4-5-1), trailed 7-1 before being outscored 4-0 in the final three innings. Matt Fourman recorded an RBI.

BOYS golf

Lancers top Cougars

FRANKLIN — Chris Quillen grabbed medalist honors with a 43

to lead Edinburgh past Greenwood Christian 188-215 at Deer Valley

Golf Course.

Zach Pendleton carded a 45 for the Woodmen. Kyle Pendleton added a 49, while Adam Barker shot 51, Seth Barrett had a 55 and Kegan Jones finished with a 70.

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