News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 29, 2013

Prep roundup: South boys tennis knocks off No. 5 in state

Staff report
The Tribune-Star

VINCENNES — Terre Haute South High School’s boys tennis team knocked off No. 5-ranked Jasper 3-2 in a captivating match on neutral courts Wednesday.

Nathan Bogle’s win at No. 1 singles — a 6-1, 5-7, 6-4 marathon against Eli Seng — helped the Braves get over the top.

South (2-0) also swept its doubles matches. The No. 1 doubles team of Trace Harruff and Reid Crawford won 7-5, 6-2 over Ben Seng and Joe Kemker. Matthew Gonzalez and Luke Yeagley bested Luke Hochgesang and Nick Monesmith 6-4, 7-5 at No. 2 doubles.



Terre Haute South 3, Jasper 2

Singles — Nathan Bogle (THS) def. Eli Seng 6-1, 5-7, 6-4; Grant Weaver (J) def. Christian Kumar 6-4, 4-6, 6-3; Logan Mathies (J) def. Scott Kellar 6-0, 6-2.

Doubles — Trace Harruff-Reid Crawford (THS) def. Ben Seng-Joe Kemker 7-5, 6-2; Matthew Gonzalez-Luke Yeagley (THS) def. Luke Hochgesang-Nick Monesmith 6-4, 7-5.

JV — South won 8-1.

Next — South (2-0) plays host to Sullivan today.



In other boys high school tennis Wednesday:

West Vigo 3, North Central 2 — At Farmersburg, Kyle Watson and Blake Benefiel won at Nos. 1 and 2 singles as West Vigo improved its record to 7-0 by defeating host North Central.



Singles — Kyle Watson (WV) def. Parker Drake 6-7 (7-5), 7-5, 6-1; Blake Benefiel (WV) def. Colton Prechtel 6-3, 6-2; Dustin Boyll (NC) def. Logan Benefiel 6-4, 6-3.

Doubles — Collin Taylor-J.C. Childs (NC) def. Tyson Tolerson-Padan Horsley 2-6, 6-4, 6-4; Grant Kirby-Michael Vermillion (WV) def. Nathan Maxwell-Keith Riggs 6-0, 6-0.

Next — West Vigo (7-0) will play Saturday at Evansville Harrison and Evansville North.



Owen Valley 3, Linton 2 — At Spencer, both Linton doubles teams won, but the Miners still lost a tough match to the host Patriots.



Singles — Josiah Henson (OV) def. Mitchell Cox 6-1, 6-2; Noah Woodruff (OV) def. Zack McGill 6-2, 6-1; Phillip Morrow (OV) won by default.

Doubles — Alex Wilson-Andrew Woods (L) def. Ryan Scully-Anthony Sessions 6-2, 6-3; Dalton Van Patten-Rain Foster (L) def. Matt Greene-Jeldrick Schumacher 6-4, 6-4.

Next — Owen Valley (1-3) will play today at Edgewood. Linton (0-3) will visit North Central on Tuesday.



Greencastle 4, Rockville 1 — At Rockville, the visiting Tiger Cubs won at every position but No. 1 singles in improving their record to 2-0.

No individual scores were reported to the Tribune-Star.

Volleyball

TH South 3, Mooresville 0 — At Mooresville, the Braves improved to 4-1 with a nonconference victory.



Terre Haute South    25    25    25

Mooresville    15    19    1

Highlights
— For South, Callahan had 15 kills; Williams had 8 kills; Stephens had 23 assists and 3 aces; Davis had 9 digs; Coutinho had 8 digs; Gilmore had 8 digs.

Next — South (4-1) plays at Ben Davis today.



Greencastle 3, Sullivan 1 — At Greencastle, Abigail Hornback had 34 digs for the visiting Golden Arrows.



Sullivan    25    10    6    19

Greencastle    23    25    25    25

Highlights
— For Sullivan, Abigail Hornback had 34 digs, Kathryn Gilbert had 16 assists and Hallie Durall had 5 kills. For Greencastle, Olivia Divine had 11 kills, 10 digs and 4 aces; Quinci Miller had 10 kills, 12 blocks and 5 digs; and Taylor Stoltey had 31 assists.

JV — Sullivan won in 2 games.



Tuesday

At Crawfordsville


Riverton Parke    15    13    9

Crawfordsville    25    25    25

Golf

Girls

Greencastle 217, West Vigo 267 — At Greencastle, Lauren Bridgewater shot a low round of 48 for Greencastle. Hannah Harden shot West Vigo’s low round of 61.