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Local sports roundup (September 5, 2014)

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One goal enough in East’s victory against Roncalli

The Roncalli girls soccer team outshot Columbus East Thursday night, but the Olympians were the only team able to manage a goal in a 1-0 victory.

“Both teams had chances,” East coach Ilya Schwartzman said. “It was a tough, physical Roncalli game. We played tough, hard defense and held their attacks and got the goal when we needed it.”

Brooklyn Taulman scored for the Olympians (2-2-1) off an assist from Kristen Bellinger in the first half.

The Rebels outshot East 10-7. Bryn Eudy recorded seven saves.


BOYS Tennis

Bull Dogs edge Falcons

No. 20 Columbus North dominated the doubles competition in a 3-2 Conference Indiana win against Perry Meridian.

Michell Miller and Jake Likens beat Devin Amos and Brian Schaler 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Nathan VanDeventer and Daniel Larkin downed Aldon Gifford and Conner Piratte 6-2, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles. Kevin Luo was the lone singles victor for the Bull Dogs (5-0, 2-0), defeating Bryan Carpenter 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles.

Anthony Sanders fell 6-4, 2-6, (10-5) to Andrew Denning at No. 1 singles, and Rahul Jha lost 6-4, 6-2 to Clinton Crouth at No. 2 singles.

Olympians down Panthers

Columbus East bounced back from Wednesday’s loss to North with a 4-1 win against Jennings County.

East’s Seth Meyer beat Owen Land 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, and JoJo Woolwine downed Tod Brown 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 singles. Alex Galle and Matt Furnish beat Luke Ertel and Justin Gasper 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Sammy Woolwine and Neeraj Pandita downed Cody St. John and Austin Mills 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles for the Olympians (6-1).

“They did a little bit better,” East coach Jim Stone said. “No. 2 doubles played a lot better. We have a lot of days to practice now, so hopefully we can get a little better.”

Jennings’ win came at No. 3 singles, where Adam Jackson beat Zach Sagester 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.

Jets defeat Braves

HOPE — Hauser swept the doubles matches in a 3-2 Mid-Hoosier Conference win against Indian Creek.

Will Rose won 7-3, 6-7 (10-7) at No. 1 singles for the Jets. Kyle and Joel Benedict won 6-4, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Noah Miller and Luke Meier prevailed 6-1, 7-6 (7-5) at No. 2 doubles.

Avery Talent fell 6-4, 6-3 decision at No. 2 singles, and Adam Carr lost 6-1, 6-3 at No. 3 singles.

Eagles top Patriots

NASHVILLE — Owen Valley won the No. 1 singles match, but Brown County took the other four to claim a 4-1 win.

Levi Patterson won 6-0, 6-2 at No. 2 singles, and Eli White prevailed 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3 singles. Evan Rose and Grant Kinnick won 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles, and Hunter Ellis and Zion Bunge rolled 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.

Dakota Patterson fell 6-0, 6-0 at    No. 1 singles.

Spartans gain conference win

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh mixed up its lineup and pulled out one point, but Southwestern (Shelby) claimed a 4-1 MHC win.

Kinser Bryant moved from No. 1 singles to No. 1 doubles and teamed with Zach Pendleton to post a 6-4, 7-5 victory for the Lancers (0-6, 0-4). Kyle Pendleton moves to No. 1 singles and fell 6-1, 6-1.

Anthony Weber fell 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles, and Dalton Bieker lost 6-2, 6-0 at No. 3 singles. Jacob Atha and Parker Bryant fell 6-0, 6-2 at

No. 2 doubles.

Owls earn close win

SEYMOUR — Alex Berry pulled out a 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 victory at No. 1 singles to give Seymour a 3-2 win against Bedford North Lawrence.

Josiah Rudge won 7-5, 6-1 at No. 3 singles, and Seth Stuckwisch and Andrew Rudge rolled 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles for the Owls (2-4). Ty McCory fell 7-5, 6-1 at No. 2 singles, and Joe Mullis and Grant Handloser lost 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (5) at No. 2 doubles.

GIRLS golf

Olympians card low score

SHELBYVILLE — Nicole Bodi carded a 40 to win medalist honors and lead Columbus East to a 165-188 against Shelbyville at Bear Chase.

Rebecca Smith added 41, and Abby Frazier and Maggie Frazier each shot 42 for East. Zoe Rangel carded a 49, and Megan Hashimoto had a 50.

Panthers topple Pirates

GREENSBURG — Kassi Whitehead won medalist honors with a 39 and led Jennings County to a 195-202 win over Greensburg at Greensburg Country Club.

Monica Ertel carded a 48 for the Panthers. Scarlett Smith added a 53, and Annie Wall had a 55.

Monrovia defeats Edinburgh

FRANKLIN — Monrovia posted a 188-217 win against Edinburgh at Deer Valley.

Demi Hart led the Lancers with a 50. Emma Westerfeld carded a 54, while Vanessa McManaway added a 56, Mariah Weddle shot 57, Abigail Scrogham had a 59, Kierra Richards notched a 62 and Savanna Bippus finished with a 63.


Cougars blank Jets

HOPE — Hauser couldn’t find the net in a 2-0 loss to Trinity Lutheran.

Pete Trotter had three saves for  the Jets.

Hat trick leads Seymour

SEYMOUR — Anthony Rork netted three goals and an assist to lead Seymour to a 5-2 win over Brown County.

Brayan Morales and Brian Almodova scored the other goals for the Owls. Renato Castillo had two assists.

Bryce Gray and Collin Graeber scored the goals for the Eagles (1-5). Graeber and Jake Glidden had assists, and Noah Seidle recorded eight saves.


Owls sweep Panthers

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County struggled to gain momentum in a 25-17, 25-11, 25-13 HHC loss to Seymour.

Kyla Ortleib led the Panthers (1-9, 0-4) with six kills and three aces. Carissa Kinney recorded 18 assists, and Addie Skelton and Denza Simpson each had six digs. Lyndsay Miller pounded four kills, and Ortleib had seven digs.

Eagles shut out Cougars

NASHVILLE — Brown County coasted to a 25-10, 25-13, 25-14 win against South Decatur.

Megan Niese led the Cougars (5-5) with nine digs and two aces. Olivia Watkins pounded three kills, Brittany Koors recorded four assists, and Brooke Helms had nine digs.

Lancers win again

SHELBYVILLE — Edinburgh remained unbeaten in the MHC with a 25-21, 25-17, 25-21 win at Southwestern (Shelby).

Mara Cox had 23 kills, Megan Rooks recorded 26 assists and Lillie Parmer had 24 digs for the Lancers (9-4, 4-0).

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