News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 26, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: Terre Haute South tennis tops West Vigo

STAFF REPORT
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Terre Haute South’s No. 1 doubles duo of Reed Crawford and Trace Harruff didn’t lose a game as the Braves blanked host West Vigo 5-0 in boys high school tennis.



Singles — Krishan Kumar (THS) def. Kyle Watson 6-1, 6-1; Scott Kellar (THS) def. Blake Benefiel 6-2, 6-2; Alec Fair (S) def. Logan Benefiel 6-1, 6-2.

Doubles — Reed Crawford-Trace Harruff (THS) def. Tyson Tolerson-Jacob Whitford 6-0. 6-0; Kyle Jackson-Ben Volkers def. Grant Kirby-Michael Vermillion 6-1, 6-3.

JV — South won 2-1.

Next — West Vigo (16-2) will play Saturday in the Northview Invitational.



In other boys high school tennis Thursday:

• Terre Haute North 5, Northview 0 — At Brazil, North’s No. 1 doubles team of juniors Keaton Akers and Justin Newton improved its record to 15-4 with a victory over the host Knights.



Singles — Andrew Farmer (THN) def. Gaddis Baysinger 6-1, 6-0; Harry Williams (THN) def. Bryce Minor 6-2, 6-0; Grant Potts (THN) def. Ethan Linton 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles — Keaton Akers-Justin Newton (THN) def. Kyle Moore-Damon Bass 6-1, 6-0; Lucas Davis-Andrew Colbert (THN) def. Brenden Ellis-Nick Ganly 6-0, 6-0.

JV — North won 2-1.

Next — North (5-7) will compete Saturday at Indianapolis North Central and Brebeuf.



• South Putnam 5, Linton 0 — At Putnamville, South Putnam’s Josh Stewart won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3 singles to help the host Eagles secure the victory.



Singles — Tyler Long (SP) def. Mitchell Cox 6-1, 6-2; Collin Berry (SP) def. Zack McGill 7-5, 7-5; Josh Stewart (SP) def. Jayden Burgess 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles — Trey Moore-Jake Carmichael (SP) def. Dalton Van Patten-Rain Foster 6-1, 6-0; Mason Sollman-Zane Crosby (SP) won by default.

Next — Linton (0-15) will play Monday at White River Valley.

Volleyball

• Riverton Parke 3, North Vermillion 1 — At Mecca, Shelby Benell posted 13 kills to help the host Panthers notch a Wabash River Conference victory.



North Vermillion    23    20    25    23

Riverton Parke    25    25    17    25

Highlights — For Riverton Parke, Shelby Benell had 13 kills; Shelby Edington had 16 digs and 14 points; Kelly Combs had 23 assists and 4 points; Tayler Vauters had 21 digs and 2 kills; Taylor Shoemaker had 11 digs and 7 points; Rachel Austin had 12 blocks, 9 kills and 6 points; Kelsey Katopodis had 7 points and 5 digs; and Karli Leitgable had 6 points and 2 digs.

JV — Riverton Parke won in 2 games.

Next — Riverton Parke (9-6 overall, 3-1 WRC) will serve as host for the Riverton Parke Round-Robin on Saturday.

Wednesday

At Clinton

Riverton Parke    22    26    20    18

South Vermillion    25    24    25    25

Highlights — For South Vermillion, Brooke Harvey had 27 kills, 5 digs and 4 aces; Ariel Spivey 36 assists, 3 digs and 2 aces; Alex Johnson 15 digs and 11 kills; Katelyn Freed 8 kills and 5 digs; Taylor Natalie 6 kills, 5 blocks and 3 digs; Leah Blake 3 digs and 2 kills; Shai Hollifield 6 digs; and Taylor Andrew 4 digs.

Record — South Vermillion is 12-9.

 

Cross country

Girls

 

• West Vigo 22, Cloverdale 38 — At Cloverdale, senior Taylor Bunch took first place with a time of 22 minutes, 30 seconds.



West Vigo 22, Cloverdale 38

Top 10 — Taylor Bunch (WV) 22:30, Clare Plamondon (C) 23:00, Shelby Sparks (WV) 23:50, Laura Worthington (C) 24:20, Amanda Bridgewater (WV) 24:30, Katie Jones (WV) 25:25, Riley Parker (WV) 25:41, Kortney Brown (WV) 26:00, Shelby Edington (WV) 26:30, Izzy Monnett

Next — West Vigo (3-4-1) will compete Saturday in the Shakamak Invitational.



Boys

• West Vigo 16, Cloverdale 43 — At Cloverdale, Jonah Eckert led the West Vigo effort with a first-place time of 17 minutes, 10 seconds.



West Vigo 16, Cloverdale 43

Top 10 — Jonah Eckert (WV) 17:10, Austin Romanelly (WV) 17:52, Bryan Becker (WV) 17:54, Brady Page (WV) 18:03, Nick Bedwell (C) 18:26, Clayton O’Neal (WV) 18:45, Evan Monnett (C) 19:03, Ethan Borders (C) 19:05, Jacob Weir (WV) 20:14, Clayton Byrd (C) 20:37.

Next — West Vigo will run Saturday in the Shakamak Invitational.

Soccer

Girls

• North Knox 3, Terre Haute North 1 — At Terre Haute North, the host Patriots used a split squad in this match as Madison Morrison scored their goal.



North Knox    1    2    —    3

Terre Haute North    1    0    —    1

North Knox goals — Emily Cook, Elysa Moreland (Hannah Drake), Kaleigh Robins (Jona Steward).

Terre Haute North goal — Madison Morrison.



BOYS

Wednesday

At Bicknell

Sullivan    2    2    —    4

North Knox    0    1    —    1

Record — Sullivan is 9-3-2.

Golf

BOYS

Wednesday

At Marshall, Ill.

Charleston 177, Marshall 186

Marshall (186) — John Sisson 41, Drew Morris and Colan Miller 48, Brock Finkbiner 49.

Next — Marshall (5-9) will return to action today at Oblong, Ill.