High school sports roundup – September 23


Olympians post victory

MADISON — Playing its second Hoosier Hills Conference game in as many days, the Columbus East boys soccer team scored three times in the second half to claim a 3-0 win Thursday night at Madison.

Nick Shedd put the Olympians on the board with an unassisted goal. Shedd then assisted on goals by Jayvon Thomas and Dustin Rodgers.

East (6-4-1, 3-1-1) put 16 shots on goal to two for the Cubs. Zach Roberts recorded two saves.

Jets squeak out win

HOPE — Pato Cicero scored an unassisted goal to give Hauser a 1-0 win against Indianapolis Lutheran.

The Jets (6-3) outshot the Saints 18-9. Pete Trotter posted eight saves.

Batesville bests Jennings

BATESVILLE — Jennings County’s Andrew Green scored two goals, but it wasn’t enough in a 4-2 loss at Batesville.

Adrian Miller and Robbie Beal had assists for the Panthers (1-10). Luke Bowling recorded eight saves.


Cougars blank Bull Dogs

BLOOMINGTON — No. 10 Bloomington North won all five matches in straight sets in a 5-0 win against No. 23 Columbus North.

Nathan VanDeventer fell to Mac Rogers 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1 singles, Anay Gangal lost to Paul Dzybay 6-4, 6-2 at No. 2 singles and Ben Mathew fell to Jace Day 6-2, 6-2 at No. 3 singles for the Bull Dogs (10-6).

Columbus North’s Kevin Lin and Ammar Khaled lost to Christian Gettelfinger and Mick Thompson 6-3, 6-2 at No. 1 doubles. Isaac Jackson and Lucas Huang fell to Scott Bode and Sam Orbaugh 6-2, 6-4 at No. 2 doubles.

Jets down Twisters

HOPE — Hauser won four matches in straight sets in a 4-1 victory against Oldenburg Academy.

Sam Meek beat Greg Schroeder 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1 singles, and Justin Compton downed Chase Hogg 7-5, 6-4 at No. 2 singles for the Jets (8-4). Jacob Johnson and Alex Gross topped Liam Mungeal and Will Younger 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles, and Sean Miller and Jacob Rose won by default at No. 2 doubles.

Hauser’s Jacob Rudd lost to Jacob Preston 6-2, 6-4 at No. 3 singles.

Eagles edge Lancers

NASHVILLE — Brown County won a third-set super-tiebreaker at No. 1 doubles to pull out a 3-2 win against Edinburgh.

Chase Watson beat Tommy Schneider 6-1, 6-2 at No. 2 singles for the Eagles (6-7). Brown County’s Cash Meyers and Jesse Williams downed Carlos Pazmino and Gavin Hancock 6-1, 5-7, (10-6) at No. 1 doubles, and Austin Roush and Cole Smith topped Blade Elliott and Bladen Hancock 6-2, 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.

The Lancers’ Coltan Henderson beat Abe Oliver 6-2, 6-4 at No. 1 singles, and Ryan Gaston downed Elijah Roush 6-2, 6-0 at No. 3 singles.

Spartans sweep Cougars

SHELBYVILLE — Trinity Lutheran won only nine games in the five matches in a 5-0 loss at Southwestern (Shelby).

Jonathan Keith fell to Dakota Ebersold 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Bailey Baker lost to Caleb Tennell 6-3, 6-3 at No. 2 singles and Jace Crockett fell to Isaac Bush 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles. Matt Stuckwisch and Aden Jones lost to Eric Emerick and Anthony Atwood 6-2, 6-0 at No. 1 doubles, and Hunter Morgan and Pierce McCammon fell to Koby Simpson and Ryan Brockman 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles.


Eagles sweep Woodmen

GREENWOOD — Brown County needed only three sets to post a 25-21, 26-24, 25-18 win at Greenwood.

Ryanne Smith led the Eagles (6-10) with 10 digs and four aces. Hallee Miller pounded seven kills, Madalyn Allen and Maggie Redmond each recorded 10 assists, Shea Keller had two blocks and Baelyn Koester notched 10 digs.

Panthers fall in 3

NORTH VERNON — Jennings County was competitive in the first set in a 25-17, 25-13, 25-11 HHC loss to Floyd Central.

Carissa Kinney recorded five kills, 12 assists and two aces, while Emma McPeek had five kills and one solo and two assist blocks to lead the Panthers. Hanah Bertram notched 15 digs.

Kayla Wilson added three kills, Bertram had four assists and Kinney tallied six digs. Sydney Brown had an assist block and an ace, and Abi Vogel recorded an assist block.

Edinburgh loses in 4

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh won the third set, but Indianapolis Lutheran recovered to finish off a 25-17, 25-21, 13-25, 25-14 victory.

The Lancers fell to 13-10.

South Decatur swept

GREENSBURG — South Decatur had trouble getting things going in a 25-15, 25-8, 25-12 loss at Greensburg.

Kayla Carder led the Cougars (6-14) with 15 digs and an ace. Claire Wullenweber pounded five kills, Taylor Best recorded six assists, Sam Goodfellow had one solo and one assist block and Brooke Helms and Zoey Nobbe each served one ace.


Jennings falls

NORTH VERNON — Floyd Central scored three goals in the second half to break open a close game and hand Jennings County a 4-0 HHC loss.

The Highlanders outshot the Panthers (6-7-2, 2-4-1) 22-1. Mackenzie Byram recorded 18 saves.

Brown County blanked

NASHVILLE — Brown County couldn’t find the net in a 7-0 loss to Whiteland.

Bailee Robison posted 15 saves for the Eagles.

Stars rout Cougars

SEYMOUR — Bedford North Lawrence jumped out to a 5-0 halftime lead and went on to post an 11-1 win at Trinity Lutheran.

Sidney Hoene scored the Cougars’ goal off an assist from goalkeeper Lexi Keller. The Stars outshot Trinity 35-3, with Keller recording 20 saves.


Cougar boys take 3rd

VERSAILLES — South Decatur’s boys finished third and the girls fifth in South Ripley’s Pumpkin Invitational.

Southwestern (Hanover) won the boys meet with 30 points to 60 for Milan and 76 for the Cougars. South Decatur’s girls scored 97 points in a meet won by Jac-Cen-Del with 51.

Brandon Malott led the Cougar boys with a fifth-place finish in 18 minutes, 19 seconds for 5,000 meters (3.1 miles). Dylan Cowins took 10th in 18:50, while Charlie Hamilton was 13th (19:15), Carl Kroger 19th (20:47) and Nolan Storm 29th (21:55).

Sierra Kalli finished ninth in 23:56 to lead the girls. Hannah Miller took 18th in 25:59, while Stacy Fox was 21st (27:31), Claire Hamilton 24th (28:00) and Pilar Garcia 25th (28:01).

Trinity runner second

PAOLI — Trinity Lutheran’s lone runner, AJ Goecker, finished second in the boys race in the Paoli Invitational.

Goecker finished in 17:49.