News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 16, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: North and South to face off for tennis sectional title

Tribune-Star staff report
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TERRE HAUTE — The winner of the Terre Haute sectional for girls high school tennis will come down to Terre Haute North and Terre Haute South.

In the semifinals Wednesday, this year being played at North, the host Patriots blanked West Vigo 5-0 and the Braves whitewashed Sullivan 5-0.

The North-South sectional championship match is scheduled for 5 p.m. today at North. Should it be rained out, it would be pushed back to 5 p.m. Friday.

Terre Haute North Sectional

Terre Haute North 5, West Vigo 0

Singles — Anna Potter (THN) def. Kaylyn Cheeseman 6-1, 6-0; Laura Mascari (THN) def. Payton McCall 6-0, 6-1; Morgan Cook (THN) def. Justice Waltermire 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles — Meredith Egan-Olivia Caldwell (THN) def. Sydney Brown-Mackenzie Collins 6-0, 6-0; Caroline Potter-Carmen Nickels (THN) def. Sarah Wyrick-Makayla Herring 6-0, 6-1.

 

Terre Haute South 5, Sullivan 0

Singles — Lauren Hambrock (THS) def. Taylor Shake 6-0, 6-0; Jordan Davis (THS) def. Shelby Pierce 6-0, 6-1; Sofia Saylor (THS) def. Abigail Hornback 6-3, 6-1.

Doubles — Miranda Camp-Nicole Howe (THS) def. Shai Dean-Mikayla Turner 6-0, 6-0; Shivani Purohit-Courtney Sheets (THS) def. Gretchen Burkhart-Bridget Bailey 6-0, 6-0.

Next — North (9-6) and South (9-5) will meet for the sectional championship at 5 p.m. today at North. Sullivan finished with an 8-6 record and West Vigo ended up 0-17.

Baseball

* West Vigo 12-15, Sullivan 0-2 — At West Vigo, Kyle Stewart went 5 for 5 with five runs and four RBI in a doubleheader sweep for the Vikings.

 

Sullivan      000 00 — 0 4 4

West Vigo  504 3x — 12 5 2

W — Fagg (5-0). L — Kuppler.

Highlights — For West Vigo, Kyle Stewart went 3 for 3 with 3 runs and 4 RBI, and Cade Lindsey had a double and 3 RBI.

 

Sullivan      110 00 — 2 1 5

West Vigo  216 6x — 15 8 1

W — Reese (2-0). L — Harrison.

Highlights — For West Vigo, Kyle Stewart went 2 for 2 with 2 runs; Lucas Fagg had a two-run double; Brandon Behringer had 2 RBI; Derrick Bennett had a double and 2 RBI. 

Next — West Vigo (14-4, 4-1 Western Indiana Conference) plays tonight at North Vermillion. 

 

* Terre Haute South 11, Rockville 2 — At Rockville, Jacob Johnson went 3 for 5 with two RBI for the Braves.

 

Terre Haute South 910 000 1 — 11

Rockville                   101 000 0 — 2

W — Herrin. L — Helderman.

Highlights — For South, Jacob Johnson was 3 for 5 with 2 RBI; Jared Wolfe 2 for 2 with a run and an RBI; Pete Lannoo 2 RBI; Justin Jenkins had a triple, 2 runs and 2 RBIs; and Cody Brock had a double. For Rockville, Cam Helderman went 2 for 3 with a run, RBI and a double.

Next — Terre Haute South (18-6) plays host to Lawrence North on Friday.

 

* Terre Haute North 9, Vincennes Lincoln 8, 8 innings — At Terre Haute North, Lane Dransfield reached base four times, connecting for a home run to lead the Patriots’ offense. Colton Pittman also homered for North.

 

Vincennes Lincoln  300 020 30 — 8 6 4

Terre Haute North   003 023 01 — 9 13 3

W — Long. L — Bechman.

Highlights — For Terre Haute North, Zach Milam went 2 for 5 with 2 runs; Lane Dransfield 2 for 3 with his third home run of the season; Colton Pittman had his fourth home run of the spring and 3 RBI; Jonathan Eilbracht went 2 for 3; and T.J. Collett and Sam Wolf each had doubles.

Next — Terre Haute North (19-5) plays Saturday at Indianapolis North Central. 

 

* Shakamak 3, Linton 2 — At Jasonville, picking up where they left off in the eighth inning of a suspended game from May 4, Shakamak’s Lakers got a lead-off, walk-off home run from Brett Yeryar in the bottom of the ninth to edge Linton in SouthWestern Indiana Athletic Conference action.

 

Linton           002 000 000 — 2 4 3

Shakamak  000 002 001 — 3 6 2

W — Patrick Green, 6-1. L — Aspen Taylor.

Highlights — For Shakamak, Brett Yeryar went 2 for 5 with a lead-off, walk-off home run in the bottom of the 9th inning, Patrick Green pitched a 9-inning complete game with 13 strikeouts, Braxton Yeryar went 2 for 3 and Brodie Crowe contributed a double. For Linton, Aspen Taylor went 2 for 4 with a 2-run single in the 3rd inning and also pitched a 9-inning complete game with 14 strikeouts.

Next — Shakamak (18-2 overall, 6-0 SWIAC) will be at home today to take on Bedford North Lawrence.

 

Tuesday

At Marshall, Ind.

Fountain Central 003 000 2 — 5

Turkey Run          000 202 0 — 4

W — Jeff Girdler.

Highlights — For Turkey Run, Riley Sunderman went 3 for 3, Drew Ferguson and winning pitcher Jeff Girdler each went 2 for 3 and Jeff Woods contributed a double.

Records — Turkey Run was 6-13 overall and 5-8 in the Wabash River Conference after this game.

Monday

At Cayuga

Covington            000 000 0 — 0

North Vermillion 120 010 x — 4

W — Jordan West.

Highlights — For North Vermillion, Wade Harrison went 2 for 3 with a triple and 2 RBIs, Kody Zumwalt and Brendan Noggle each went 2 for 3 and Austin Dickerson contributed a double.

Records — North Vermillion was 9-12 overall and 7-7 in the Wabash River Conference after this game.

Golf

Boys

* Rox win — At Rea Park, Rockville defeated West Vigo 185-192 to improve its record in nine-hole matches to 13-3.

Rockville junior Andrew Weisheit was medalist with a 2-over-par 38 in warm, windy conditions.

“[The conditions] . . . and the greens were tough out there,” Weisheit said.

 

Rockville 185, West Vigo 192

Rockville (185) — Andrew Weisheit 38, Jacob Gregg 45, Isaac Baggerly 46, Craig Eldridge 56.

West Vigo (192) — Nick Leek 43, Brandon Long 47, Nate Keith 50, David McClain 52.

Next — West Vigo (1-6) plays Sullivan at Sullivan Elks on Monday. Rockville (13-3) plays Covington at Parke County Golf Course on Friday.

* Sullivan wins — At County Oaks, the Golden Arrows dominated a four-way meet on the site of this year’s regional. Nathan Pirtle and Colton Kuppler each shot 36 for the Golden Arrows.

Sullivan 153, Washington Catholic 205, White River Valley 212, Union 236

Sullivan (153) — Nathan Pirtle 36, Colton Kuppler 36, Riley Pirtle 40, Luke Willis 41, Jace Moody 47.

Tuesday

At Clover Meadows

Cloverdale 182, Turkey Run 226

Cloverdale (182) — Rylan Mattocks 41, Kylar Galloway 46, Freddy Fislar 47, Aaron Whitlock 48.

Turkey Run (226) — Justan Paddock 53, Alex Harbison 55, Reece Hunt 58, Toby Pribble 60.

Next — Cloverdale (11-6) travels to Martinsville today.

Softball

* West Vigo 6, Rockville 4 — At West Vigo, Leah Morrison went 3 for 3 and was the winning pitcher for the Vikings.

Rockville      010 002 1 — 4 4 4

West Vigo    302 010 x — 6 6 5

W — Morrison. L — Vukovits.

Highlights — For West Vigo, Ciara McClain had a triple, and Leah Morrison went 3 for 3. 

Next —  West Vigo (13-10) plays today at home against Cloverdale.

Tuesday

Northview       545 00 — 14 14  0

Owent Valley  000 00 — 0     1  2

W — Taylor Carter, 11-5-1. L — Rebecca Strong.

Highlights — For Northview, pitcher Taylor Carter had 13 strikeouts and 0 walks, setting a single-season school record with 185 strikeouts. She also contributed a 2-run single. Also for the Knights, Hope Torbert was 3 for 3 with a double, a triple and 4 RBIs; Kindra Cox was 2 for 2 with 2 RBIs; and Whitney Halfhill and Lindsey Potter each had 2 RBIs.

Note — Northview clinched a share of the Western Indiana Conference championship with this victory.

Next — Northview (14-8-1 overall, 5-1 WIC) will visit Rockville today.

 

At Cherry Tree Complex, Carmel

South Putnam 020 015 0 — 8

Carmel              010 414 x — 10

L — Mattie Varvel.

Highlights — For South Putnam, Mattie Varvel went 3 for 5 and Katie Hewitt went 2 for 3 with a double.

Record — South Putnam was 14-6 after this game.

 

At Greencastle

Cloverdale    210 210 000 — 6

Greencastle 000 024 001 — 7

W — Madi Fauvergue.

Highlights — For Greencastle, Riley Wilson went 3 for 4, Courtney Adams went 2 for 5 and Delanie Stoltey, Kenlee Johnson and Danielle Thomas each doubled. Johnson also scored 2 runs and Stoltey knocked in 2 runs.

 

Class 2A Casey (Ill.) Regional

Teutopolis 7, Marshall 0

Highlight — For Marshall, Carson Boyer doubled for its only hit of the game.

Record — Marshall ended its season with an 11-11 record.