Prep sports roundup – September 16th


Hornets too much for Warriors

Whiteland won the first set against Beech Grove on Thursday but then saw the Hornets rally for a 20-25, 25-18, 25-18, 26-24 victory.

Hannah Williams finished with 12 kills for the Warriors, Tabby Holzhausen 20 assists, Elaina Robards 17 digs and Kennedy Syx 14 digs.

Lancers defeat Brown County

Edinburgh improved to 10-7 on the season with a 26-24, 25-15, 25-22 victory against Brown County.

Boys soccer

Trojans shut out Wildcats

Four different Center Grove players scored goals as the Class 2A No. 9 Trojans blanked Lawrence North, 4-0.

Luke Boha, Nick Shirer, Jake Youngstaffel and Will Bowling all produced goals. Chalking up the assists were Alex Cuculick, Alec Prime, Ben Derose and Camden Radecki.

Girls golf

Lancers top Southwestern

Vanessa McManaway shot a 44 to lead Edinburgh past Southwestern 210-227 at Deer Creek Golf Course.

Savannah Kellams’ 53 was the second-lowest score for the Lancers, while Madison Giles shot 56, Kenzie Hill a 57 and Kierra Richards a 58.

Bethany Burton had a 69 for the Lancers.

Boys tennis

Woodmen shut out Pioneers

Greenwood scored a 5-0 win against Mid-State Conference foe Mooresville.

Winning singles matches for the Woodmen were Jacob Gray, Jack O’Reilly and Grant Bryant. Taking care of business in doubles play were the tandems of Alex Walsh and Jacob Rothaar as well as Eric Moenkhaus and Ben Sobieray.

Greenwood is now 7-4 overall and 4-1 in conference.

Braves pick up road win

Indian Creek scored a 3-2 victory at Shelbyville to even its record at 7-7 for the season.

Trace Zachery and Dalton Campbell won their singles matches at Nos. 1 and 3, respectively, for the Braves. In doubles, the top combination of Bryce Waddell and Scott Russell also picked up a win.

Edinburgh picks up win

Edinburgh scored a 3-2 victory against Indianapolis Lutheran.

Two of the Lancers’ points came in singles competitions where Coltan Henderson won at No. 1 singles, 6-2, 6-1, and Carlos Pazmino prevailed at No. 2 singles, 6-1, 6-3.

At No. 2 doubles, Edinburgh’s Kegan Jones and Bladen Hancock came through in three sets, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4.

Rebels win against Ritter

Visiting Roncalli defeated Ritter, 5-0, with straight-set victories in every match.

Jake Evans won at No. 1 singles, 7-5, 2-0 (retired); Chad Rensburg at the second singles spot, 6-0, 6-0; and Bryson Meek at No. 3 singles, 6-0, 6-1.

Caleb Spayd teamed with Alex Payne to win No. 1 doubles, 6-1, 6-1. The No. 2 doubles combination of Garrett Meek and Jacob Perez won, 6-1, 6-2.

Girls soccer

Trojans lose first of season

Class 2A No. 8 Center Grove after starting the season with seven consecutive victories lost to Avon, 1-0.

The Trojans look to get back on track on Monday when they host Brownsburg.

Warriors lose to Mooresville

Whiteland lost a Wednesday match to Mooresville, 3-1.

Meredith Cavaleri scored off a pass from Hedda Johnsrud for the lone Warriors goal. Whiteland is 4-5-1 overall, and the team is winless in four Mid-State Conference matches.

Franklin College

Women’s soccer downs DePauw

The Franklin College women’s soccer team won its first match against a nationally ranked opponent in program history with a 4-3 road victory against No. 17-ranked DePauw University on Wednesday.

Sophomore Maddie Fleet scored one goal and added two assists to lead the Grizzlies. She found the back of the net in 77th minute to give the Grizzlies a 4-2 advantage.

DePauw (4-1) scored 53 seconds later to get within one goal, 4-3. Franklin (4-2) did not allow the Tigers to square the match over the final 12 minutes.

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