High school sports roundup

BOYS BASKETBALL

East falls to Whiteland

WHITELAND — Whiteland jumped out to a 34-18 halftime lead Tuesday and went on to post a 69-50 win against Columbus East.

Keaton Lawson led the Olympians (0-3) with 14 points. Julius Bailey scored 10, and Ben Sylva and Jake Gilbert each added nine.

Columbus Christian falls

MOORESVILLE — Columbus Christian took its first loss of the season, a 72-37 setback and Mooresville Christian.

Noah Edwards led the Crusaders (3-1) with 15 points. Jordan Burton added eight.

WRESTLING

Panthers blank Eagles

NASHVILLE — Jennings County’s top varsity team opened its season with a 63-0 win at Brown County.

Zac King (138), Evan Sochacki (145), Chris Hernandez (170), Teagan Trotter (182), Robert English (195) and Xavior Gindhart (220) all won by pin for the Panthers.

Kaiser Daeger (285), Daniel Rodriguez (126), Lane Kirchner (132), RJ Barberis (152) and James Hayden (160) all won by forfeit.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Eagles down Mitchell

MITCHELL — Brown County led only 35-29 at halftime before pulling away for a 68-54 win at Mitchell.

Lexie Austin led the Eagles (2-4) with 21 points. Ava Stogsdill scored 16, and Maddie Huff added 13.

Twisters top Lancers

EDINBURGH — Edinburgh was within 22-19 at halftime, but Oldenburg Academy pulled away for a 41-29 victory.

Gracie Crawhorn led the Lancers (3-5) with 17 points. Kenna Streeval added seven.

Whiteland 69, Columbus East 50

Columbus East;10;8;18;24;—;50

Whiteland;16;18;18;16;—;69

Columbus East (0-3): Mason Reeves 0 0-0 0, Henry Sims 1 0-0 2, Zane Moravec 2 0-0 4, Jackson Fischvogt 0 0-0 0, Ben Sylva 4 0-0 9, Keaton Lawson 7 0-0 14, Jake Gilbert 3 2-2 9, Julius Dailey 3 3-5 10, Pete Coriden 1 0-0 2. Totals: 21 5-7 50.

3-point goals: Columbus East 3 (Sylva, Gilbert, Dailey).

Mooresville Christian 72, Columbus Chrisitan 37

Columbus Christian;6;10;16;5;—;37

Whiteland;16;27;16;13;—;72

Columbus Christian (3-1): Adam Haines 0 0-0 0, Jordan Burton 2 2-2 8, Jacob Bell 1 0-0 2, Ben Halsey 0 0-0 0, Noah Edwards 4 7-10 15, Cannon Carr 0 0-2 0, Jaydon Howe 2 0-0 4, Peyton Walden 2 2-3 6, Brian Fox 0 0-0 0, Jackson Gaines 0 0-0 0, Braden Howe 1 0-0 2. Totals: 12 11-15 37.

Mooresvile Christian: Cash Wagner 7 2-3 16, Gabe Warren 1 0-0 3, Brent Northern 13 0-0 27, Gavin Lewis 3 0-0 6, Landon Wright 3 0-0 6, Elijah Pitcock 1 0-0 3, Cameron Bonner 3 1-3 7, Asher Bryant 1 0-0 2, Ethan Keller 1 0-0 2. Totals: 33 6-9 72.

3-point goals: Columbus Christian 2 (Burton 2); Mooresville Christian 3 (Warren, Northern, Pitcock).