Jets cruise past Eagles, move to 2-0
HOPE — The Hauser volleyball team had little trouble Thursday night in rolling to a 25-8, 25-15, 25-6 win against Jac-Cen-Del.
Jordan McDaniel recorded seven kills and three blocks, and Ellie Trotter had 24 assists and 10 aces to lead the Jets (2-0). Danielle Giles notched 20 digs.
Hauser’s Sydney Schoen had one block, 14 digs and eight aces. Danielle Sneed pounded six kills, and Maranda Knight added four. Hailey Lange had six digs, and Giles contributed three assists and two aces.
Lions sweep Crusaders
BLOOMINGTON — Columbus Christian fell to 0-2 with a 25-13, 25-16, 25-7 loss at Bloomington Lighthouse.
Hannah Lorimor recorded six kills and five digs, and Savannah Spurgeon had three blocks and four aces to lead the Crusaders. Madison Henderson added six assists.
Edinburgh rips South Decatur
GREENSBURG — Edinburgh won a close first game, then rolled in the final two to a 25-22, 25-15, 25-14 Mid-Hoosier Conference win at South Decatur.
Mara Cox led the Lancers (3-0, 1-0) with 14 kills and three blocks. Megan Rooks recorded 22 assists, Lillie Parmer had 14 digs and Sydney Schlotter served three aces.
Eagles sweep Jets
NASHVILLE — Brown County won all five matches in straight sets in claiming a 5-0 win against Hauser.
The Eagles’ Dakota Patterson beat Kyle Benedict 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Levi Patterson downed Avery Talent 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Eli White topped Adam Carr 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles. Evan Rose and Grant Kinnick beat Will Rose and Joel Benedict 6-1, 7-5 at No. 1 doubles, and Hunter Ellis and Austin Roush downed Luke Meier and Noah Miller 6-4, 6-4 at No. 2 doubles.
Bulldogs sweep Panthers
NORTH VERNON — New Albany rolled at four of the five positions in posting a 5-0 win at Jennings County.
The Panthers’ Owen Land fell 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Tod Brown lost 6-3, 6-4 at No. 2 singles and Austin Mills fell 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles. Adam Jackson and Avery Johnson lost 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Justin Gasper and Luke Ertel lost 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.
Mohawks blank Lancers
EDINBURGH — Edinburgh opened the season with a 5-0 Mid-Hoosier Conference loss to Waldron.
Kinser Bryant fell 6-3, 6-2 at No. 1 singles, Zach Pendleton lost 6-2, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Parker Bryant fell 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles for the Lancers. Dalton Bieker and Anthony Weber lost 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Jacob Altha and Tommy Schneider fell 7-5, 3-6, (12-10) at No. 2 doubles.
Providence routs Seymour
SEYMOUR — Providence won all five matches in straight sets in handing Seymour a 5-0 loss.
Alex Berry fell 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles. Josiah Rudge lost 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and Ty McCory fell 6-2, 6-1 at No. 3 singles for the Owls (0-2). Andrew Rudge and Seth Stuckwisch lost 6-3, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Grant Handloser and John Newton lost 6-0, 6-2 at No. 2 doubles.
Columbus Christian falls short
BLOOMINGTON — Columbus Christian rallied from a 2-0 deficit to even the match, but Bloomington Lighthouse scored twice more for a 4-2 victory.
Kyle Foster and Carson Capps scored the goals for the Crusaders. Nick Bridgewater had an assist.
Lighthouse outshot Columbus Christian 18-12. Evan Reed recorded 10 saves for the Crusaders.
Panthers rout Pirates
CHARLESTOWN — Justine Corya and Sydney Kirchner each scored three goals to lead Jennings County to an 8-0 win at Charlestown.
Elaine Lykins and Lydia Borgman each scored one goal for the Panthers (2-0). Kirchner had two assists, and Kilee Littrel added one.
Jennings outshot Charlestown 20-6. Mackenzie Byram recorded six saves.
Brown County struggles
NASHVILLE — Mary Kate McCann and Brown County set school records, but the Eagles fell to Indian Creek 190-216 at Salt Creek.
McCann fired a school-record 45. Brown County’s 216 team total was also the best in the program’s three-year history.
Emma Bawinkel carded a 50 for the Eagles. Tori Akles added a 60, Jessica Taylor shot 61, Morgan Harrison had a 62, Lauren Burker notched a 65, Meghan Cassiday shot 66 and Kacee Kleindorfer finished with a 67.
Lancers rout Spartans
FRANKLIN — Edinburgh rolled to a 213-275 win over Southwestern (Shelby) at Deer Valley.
Savannah Spurgeon won medalist honors with a 49 to lead the Lancers. Demi Hart carded a 53, Emma Westerfeld added a 55, Vanessa McManaway shot 58, Mariah Weddle had a 58, Kierra Richards notched a 61 and Abi Scrogham finished with a 66.
Seymour wins own invite
SEYMOUR — Seymour’s Daniel Hauersperger and Emma Brock won their races individually to help the Owls take team honors in the Seymour Invitational on Thursday on the redesigned course at Freeman Field.
The Seymour boys had 35 points, and Austin was second with 90. The Seymour girls, with five runners among the top seven finishers, had 23 points, while Salem was second with 80.
Hauersperger finished in 17 minutes, 10 seconds for 5,000 meters (3.1 miles).
Brock won the girls race in 20:45. Oriana Morales was fourth in 21:41, and Abby Voss was sixth in 22:22.
Cougar boys take second
GREENSBURG — South Decatur’s boys finished second in a quad meet with Batesville, Greensburg and North Decatur.
Justyn Clark led the Cougars with a second-place finish in 18:36. Cole Bower took seventh in 19:51, while Nick Grissom was 11th (20:45) Dylan Cowins 13th (21:03), Carl Kroger 15th (21:05), Charlie Hamilton 21st (21:56), Sam Studler 29th (23:38) and Jacob Klene 37th (27:48).
South Decatur did not have enough girls runners to score as a team. Ashley Hamilton finished 10th in 24:22, while Stacy Fox was 15th (27:30), Olivia Fry 23rd (29:07) and Ane Ugarteburu 29th (32:27).