Tennessee-Chattanooga wrestler Sean Mappes, who compiled a 46-0 record for Center Grove last year while winning the IHSAA 170-pound wrestling state title, won two Southern Conference matches at 174 pounds last week, pinning his opponent from Gardner Webb and earning a 7-2 decision against his Appalachian State opponent.
The wins raised the freshman’s record to 6-2 for the season. The pin was his second.
Shelby Mappes lost 9-3 at 174 pounds in Indianapolis’ 22-18 wrestling win against McKendree.
Indianapolis’ Kyle Schwartz was fifth of 16 runners in the 400 meters (51.70) at the Tom Hathaway Indoor Track and Field Challenge at IUPUI. Southern Indiana’s Jordan Jones was 15th of
19 in the women’s shot put (33-5¼) and 17th of 18 in the weight throw (32-5½).
Indiana sprinter Nick Stoner was third of 46 in the 60-meter preliminaries (6.84), fifth in the semifinals (6.80) and fourth in the finals (6.84) at the Meyo Indoor Track and Field Invitational at Notre Dame. His time of 6.80 is the fourth-best in the Big Ten this year. The Hoosiers’ Sydney Clute placed fifth in the women’s pole vault invitational with a height of 12-9½, tying her career best.
Rose-Hulman’s Nathan Catt finished eighth of 35 runners in the 800 meters (2:01.39) at the Ohio Northern Indoor Track and Field Invitational. Teammate Ryan Meyer was 12th of 32 in the mile (4:32.37).
St. Joseph distance runner Kelli Lippold was second of six women in the 5,000 meters (19:40.28) at the IPFW Indoor Track and Field Invitational.
Alyssa Hoover won 6-2, 6-0 at No. 6 singles in Southern Indiana’s 9-0 tennis win against Lindenwood.
Austin Sansone lost 8-7 at No. 3 doubles in Ball State’s 6-1 tennis loss to Indiana.
In a three-team swimming meet with Texas and SMU, Arizona’s Emma Schoettmer was second of 10 in the 200 breaststroke (2:12.50) and fourth of 11 in the 100 breaststroke (1:01.64). Arizona defeated SMU and lost to Texas.
Indiana’s Allie Day was seventh of nine in the 100 backstroke (57.22), ninth of 11 in the 50 freestyle (24.47) and sixth of nine in the 200 backstroke (2:04.34) in a dual win against Louisville.
The Kenyon women swimmers defeated Ohio Wesleyan and Wittenberg. Haley Townsend was second of eight in the 200 freestyle (1:54.95) and a member of the winning 200 freestyle relay team against Ohio Wesleyan. The freshman won both the 50 freestyle (24.54) and the 100 freestyle (52.55) and was a member of the winning 200 freestyle relay team against Wittenberg.
In a dual meet loss to Ohio University, Toledo swimmer Kristen Nunnelly was second of seven in the 200 butterfly (2:05.67), second of nine in the 200 IM (2:07.98) and third of seven in the 500 freestyle (5:02.19).
The Eastern Michigan men won their 63rd consecutive Mid-American Conference swimming meet by defeating Miami. Grant Schwarz was fifth of nine in both the 200 (2:13.11) and 100 (59.31) breaststroke events and sixth of nine in the 200 IM (2:00.72).
The Northern Kentucky women’s basketball team (9-11, 6-5) defeated South Carolina-Upstate 81-61 and lost 77-76 to East Tennessee. Melody Doss had 15 points (6 for 9, 1 for 2, 2 for 3) and a team-high six rebounds in 26 minutes in the loss and one blocked shot in six minutes in the win.
The Oberlin women’s basketball team (8-14, 3-10) lost 70-58 to Hiram, 68-54 to Wooster and 60-50 to Ohio Wesleyan. Katie Lucaites played 24 minutes in the three games and had eight points (4 for 12), nine rebounds, one assist and one blocked shot.
Kelcey Daugherty had four points (0 for 0, 4 for 4) and one rebound in three minutes for the Manchester basketball team (8-13, 7-7) in a 61-48 defeat of Defiance.
The Indianapolis women’s basketball team (13-6, 6-5) lost 78-75 to Lewis and 77-75 to Wisconsin-Parkside. Kirsten Gliesmann had 11 points (5 for 11, 0 for 2, 1 for 2), five rebounds, five blocked shots, one assist and one steal in 27 minutes against Lewis and 11 points (5 for 14, 1 for 1), two blocked shots, one assist, one steal and a team-high nine rebounds in 26 minutes against Parkside.
The Elmhurst women’s basketball team (9-12, 3-7) lost 72-53 to Millikin and 105-93 to North Central. Nikky Moan played 16 minutes in the two games and had nine points (4 for 8, 1 for 2, 0 for 2), seven rebounds and two assists.
Joe Reed played 17 minutes for the IPFW men’s basketball team (10-14, 3-7) in an 86-79 loss to Omaha and had four rebounds.
Andrew Smeathers had two points (1 for 3) and one rebound for the Butler basketball team (18-4, 5-2) in a 75-58 loss to St. Louis.
Franklin’s Ashley Myers was second of five in the triple jump (31-4½) in a four-way indoor track and field meet, won by the Grizzlies against DePauw, Brescia and Marian.
Shelby Hullett won 0-6, 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1 singles and 8-3 at No. 1 doubles in IUPUI’s 5-2 tennis win against Green Bay. The senior lost 7-6, 6-1 in singles and 8-5 in doubles in the Jaguars’ 4-3 loss to Chicago State.
Indiana diver Casey Johnson was 10th of 12 at three meters in Indiana’s dual-meet win against Louisville.
Anna Murdock was third of 10 in the 200-meter dash (28.85) in Franklin’s indoor track and field win against DePauw, Marian and Brescia.
Erica Von Stein had 13 points (4 for 7, 3 for 6, 2 for 4), three assists and one steal for the Regis women’s basketball team (8-11, 7-8) in 27 minutes in a 76-57 win against Chadron State. She missed her only shot in four minutes in a 62-57 loss to Black Hills State.
The Bellarmine women’s basketball team (16-6, 6-5) lost 67-58 to Southern Indiana and 71-63 to Kentucky Wesleyan. Kylee Hamilton had four points (2 for 4), four rebounds and one assist in 14 minutes against Southern Indiana and eight points (2 for 4, 2 for 4, 2 for 2), three rebounds and one assist in 14 minutes against Kentucky Wesleyan.
Evansville diver Stephanie Tran was third of four at one meter and second of four at three meters in the Aces’ swimming and diving win against St. Louis.
Ryan Hammer lost 6-2, 6-2 at No. 2 singles and won 8-3 at No. 1 doubles in Franklin’s 8-1 tennis loss to Wabash. He lost 6-3, 7-6 in singles and 8-2 in doubles in a 9-0 loss to Augustana.
Allie Osen had five rebounds and two steals in 19 minutes in the Bellarmine women’s basketball team’s 67-58 loss to Southern Indiana and two points (1 for 2) and five rebounds in 16 minutes in a 71-63 loss to Kentucky Wesleyan.
Indiana distance runner Lyndsey Wall finished 25th of 68 competitors in the 3,000 meters (9:59.51) at the Meyo Indoor Track and Field Invitational at Notre Dame.
The Franklin men defeated DePauw, Marian and Brescia in an indoor track and field meet. Clay Warner was second of eight in the long jump (20-10½) and fourth of five in the triple jump (38-10¼). Jeff Murr was second of 12 in the 400-meter dash (54.68) and second of six in the pole vault (13-3½); and Kye Durbin was sixth of eight in the long jump (17-9¾), seventh of eight in the 60-meter dash (7.68) and fifth of five in the triple jump (35-2).
Abby Smith won both the 50 freestyle (24.52) and the 100 freestyle (53.94) and was a member of Evansville’s winning 200-yard medley relay team in a swimming and diving loss to St. Louis. She was fifth of eight in the 200 freestyle (2:01.12) in a loss to Southern Illinois.
Alex Grissom was second of 11 in the 100 freestyle (48.32), second of eight in the 200 IM (2:02.24) and third of eight in the 500 freestyle (4:58.62) in DePauw’s swimming win against Rose-Hulman.
Carleton swimmer Claire Wilson was 33rd of 39 in the 100 breaststroke (1:19.79), 25th of 28 in the 200 breaststroke (2:56.42) and 47th of 48 in the 200 IM (2:44.27) at the St. Thomas Conference Invitational.
Luke Snyder lost 4-6, 6-1, 10-4 at No. 4 singles and 8-4 at No. 2 doubles in Franklin’s 8-1 tennis loss to Wabash. In a 9-0 loss to Augustana, he was defeated 8-3 in singles and 8-2 in doubles.
Stephanie Wolfersberger won the 50 freestyle (25.74) and was third of six in the 100 freestyle (56.83) in Rose-Hulman’s swimming loss to DePauw.
Marian’s Charles Harmening was third of six in the men’s weight throw (35-6) in a four-way indoor track and field meet with Franklin, DePauw and Brescia.
Competing for Indianapolis at the Tom Hathaway Indoor Track and Field Challenge at IUPUI, Farin Hickman was second of 18 in the weight throw (49-3) and eighth of 19 in the shot put (39-3½).
The Franklin tennis team lost 8-1 to Wabash and 9-0 to Augustana. Jared Hunt lost 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3 singles and 8-4 at No. 2 doubles to Wabash and 6-0, 6-2 in singles and 8-2 in doubles to Augustana.
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