Local sports roundup – Feb. 27

Boys soccer

Warriors star picks college

Andrew Morgan, an All-County midfielder for the Whiteland boys soccer team, signed a letter of intent Monday to play next season at the University of Indianapolis.

Morgan, who had six goals and five assists for the Warriors as a senior, joins fellow All-County selection Connor Campbell of Center Grove in the Greyhounds’ incoming freshman class.

Franklin College

Softball opens with sweep

The Franklin College softball team opened its season on Sunday with a doubleheader sweep of Berea (Kentucky) College.

The Grizzlies won the opener, 6-0, behind a two-hit shutout from Olivia Paszek, who struck out 10. In the nightcap, Franklin rolled to an 18-1 victory behind seven RBIs from Alexis Tarver. Baylea Lyons went 3 for 4 and scored four runs.

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Ryan O'Leary is sports editor for the Daily Journal. He can be reached at roleary@dailyjournal.net or 317-736-2715.