News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 23, 2013

Preps: South tennis gets road win

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

BLOOMINGTON — Still without injured No. 1 singles player Nathan Bogle, Terre Haute South still posted a 3-2 win Monday at Bloomington North in high school boys tennis.

Reed Crawford and Trace Harruff were dominating at No. 1 doubles, losing just one game, and coach Bill Blankenbaker credited Krishan Kumar with one of his best matches ever after moving up to play the Cougars’ top player.

Also moving up — and nearly making the outcome 5-0 in South’s favor — were Scott Kellar and Ryan Chung.



Terre Haute South 3, Bloomington North 2

Singles — Krishan Kumar (THS) def. Pete Leonard 6-4, 6-1; John Isaacson (BN) def. Scott Kellar 6-4, 6-4; Scott Bode (BN) def. Ryan Chung 7-6 (7-3), 7-5.

Doubles — Reed Crawford-Trace Harruff (THS) def. Jacob Barrett-Charlie Ryan 6-1, 6-0; Matthew Gonzalez-Luke Yeagley (THS) def. Ben Chapman-Joey Shoup 6-4, 6-2.

JV — South won 7-5 and is unbeaten.

Next — Terre Haute South (13-2) plays Brownsburg on Wednesday at Plainfield.

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In other tennis:

• Sullivan 5, Linton 0 — At Sullivan, both doubles teams for the Golden Arrows won while losing just one game.



Sullivan 5, Linton 0

Singles — Luke Willis (S) def. Mitchell Cox 6-3, 6-2; Jake Pirtle (S) def. Zack McGill 6-2, 6-1; Will Arnett (S) won by default.

Doubles — Austin Bobbitt-Carson Willis (S) def. Dalton Van Patten-Andrew Woods 6-0, 6-1; Branden Davis-Solomon Ficklin (S) def. Jayden Burgess-Rain Foster 6-1, 6-0.

Next — Sullivan (11-7) plays Brown County at Edgewood today. Linton (0-13) plays at Loogootee on Wednesday.

Volleyball

• Terre Haute North 3, Greencastle 0 — At North, Anna Taylor had 26 assists and Mandee Eberle 20 kills as the Patriots won handily.

The annual “Volleyball for the Small” match is Thursday at Terre Haute South.



Greencastle            17    10    13

Terre Haute North            25    25    25

Highlights — For North, Anna Taylor had 26 assists, 4 blocks, 3 digs, 2 kills, 16 points and an ace; Mandee Eberle 20 kills, 5 digs, 4 blocks, 16 points and 3 aces; Valerie Lewis a kill, a dig and 19 points; Brianna Burgess 6 kills, 3 digs, a block and 9 points; Maddy Howes 4 digs, an assist and 8 points; Kristen Mauer 3 digs, a kill, 6 points and an ace; Lindsey Klingele 5 kills and a block; Lauren Comer 3 digs and an assist; Emily Brashier an assist and a block; Madison Peabody an assist and a dig; and Brittani Chamberlain a point. For Greencastle, Taylor Stoltey had 12 digs and 9 assists.

JV — North won 25-16, 25-16.

Next — North (11-5) plays Thursday at Terre Haute South. Greencastle plays Thursday at Monrovia.



• Rockville 3, Riverton Parke 1 — At Rockville, the host team won in Wabash River Conference play as Meagan White had 19 digs and 14 kills and Megan Gordon 17 assists and 17 digs.



Riverton Parke            24    25    18    21

Rockville            26    22    25    25

Highlights — For Rockville, Meagan White had 19 digs, 14 kills, an assist and 5 aces; Megan Gordon 17 assists, 17 digs, 2 kills and 5 aces; Bailey Vukovits 18 assists, 6 digs and 3 aces; Morgan Black 18 digs; Maddie Shaffer 16 digs; DonaMarie Kelley 8 kills, 4 blocks, 3 digs and an ace; Matty Tinkle 8 digs, 7 kills, 2 assists and an ace; Paige Boardman 5 digs and 4 kills; and Jayci Wicker 5 kills, 2 digs and an assist.

JV — Rockville won 25-19, 25-24.

Next — Rockville (5-14, 1-4 WRC) plays today at Clay City.



Saturday

• Trojans sweep — At Cayuga, Covington won both the varsity and junior varsity tournaments at the North Vermillion Invitational.

Covington beat Fountain Central and Attica beat North Vermillion in first-round matches, with Fountain Central beating the Falcons for third place.

In junior varsity play, the matchups and outcomes were identical.

Soccer

Girls


• Terre Haute North 4, South Vermillion 1 — At North, Maddison Morrison scored a pair of goals as a split Patriot squad recorded the wIn.



South Vermillion            1    0    —    1

Terre Haute North            1    3    —    4

THS — Maddison Morrison (Hannah Montgomery)

SV — Sheridan Roberts

THN — Olivia Caldwell (Keely Bower)

THN — Morrison

Next — Terre Haute North plays today at Sullivan.



Saturday

BOYS

Terre Haute South            0    0    —    0

Carmel            6    4    —    10

Records — South was 2-6-1, 0-2 in Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference after that match and Carmel was 10-1-2 and 8-1.