local roundup – October 5

Franklin College

Women’s soccer picks up big win

In a battle of HCAC favorites, Franklin College got a goal from Jalynn Gorman late in the first half and held on for a 1-0 victory at Hanover on Wednesday night.

Gorman’s tally was her first of the season. Lexi Short finished the shutout for the Grizzlies (6-3, 2-0), making a pair of saves.

Fishing

Greenwood team wins state event

The Greenwood duo of Micah Hawkins and Scott Sledge teamed up to win the 2017 Bass Pro Shops FLW High School Fishing Indiana Open on Lake Monroe last weekend.

Hawkins and Sledge pulled in a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 4 ounces, comfortably defeating runner-up Triton Central and everyone else in the 26-team field. The two Woodmen earned a spot in the 2018 High School Fishing National Championship next June.