News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 25, 2013

Prep roundup: West Vigo boys tennis improves record to 16-1

Staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Kyle Watson and Blake Benefiel won 6-1, 6-0 matches at Nos. 1 and 2 singles to lead West Vigo High School’s boys tennis team to a 4-1 victory over visiting South Putnam on Tuesday.

The Vikings improved to 16-1 for the season.



West Vigo 4, South Putnam 1

Singles — Kyle Watson (WV) def. Tyler Long 6-1, 6-0; Blake Benefiel (WV) def. Colin Berry 6-1, 6-0; Logan Benefiel (WV) def. Josh Stewart 6-1, 6-1.

Doubles — Tyson Tolerson-Padan Horsley (WV) def. Trey Moore-Jake Carmichael 6-0. 6-0. Grant Kirby-Michael Vermillion def. Mason Solman-Zane Crosby 6-4, 6-1.

JV — West Vigo 4, South Putnam 3.

Next — West Vigo (16-1) plays host to Terre Haute South on Thursday.



In other boys high school tnennis Tuesday:

Sullivan 3, Brown County 2 — At Ellettsville, Will Arnett’s three-set victory at No. 3 singles propelled the Golden Arrows to victory.



Singles — Luke Willis (S) def. Bryce Fish 6-0, 6-1; Dakota Patterson (BC) def. Jake Pirtle 6-2, 6-3; Will Arnett (S) def. Cash Myers 3-6, 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles — Austin Bobbitt-Carson Willis (S) def. Nathan Miller-Evan Rose 6-2, 6-1; Brady Rose-Shane Franklin (BC) def. Braden Davis-Solomon Ficklin 6-0, 6-0.

Next — Sullivan (12-7) plays at Bloomfield on Thursday.

Cross country

Northview wins three-way meet — At Craig Park in Brazil, Nic Yocom took first place in a time of 17 minutes, 36 seconds to lead the Knights past West Vigo and Clay City.



Team scores — Northview 31, West Vigo 44, Clay City 49

Northview finishers — 1. Nic Yocom 17:36, 4. Cameron Trout 18:05, 6. Travis Beil 18:47, Ian Heffner 18:55, 13. Devin McCollum 19:44, 14. Josh Johnson 19:56, 15. Christian Herron 19:57, 16. Dawson Nelson 19:58, 19. Skyler Aguiler 20:31, Kris Damon 21:17, 23. Caleb Zadeii 22:18, 26. Tyler McNabb 22:44, 29. David Teters 23:45.

Soccer

Boys

Sullivan 3, Terre Haute North 1 — At Sullivan, the Golden Arrows (8-3-2) prevailed over the Patriots (6-6-3) in a nonconference match. Goal scorers were not reported.



Terre Haute North    0    1    —    1

Sullivan    1    2    —    3

Next
— Sullivan (8-3-2) plays at North Knox today. TH North (6-6-3) plays at Bloomington North on Thursday.



Terre Haute South 5, West Vigo 1 — At West Terre Haute, the Braves defeated intra-county rival West Vigo in a nonconference match.

No other details were reported at press time.



Girls

Terre Haute North 7, Sullivan 0 — At Sullivan, Spencer Grim had two goals, Maddie Stuck had two assists and Libby Ward had a goal and an assist as the Patriots defeated the Golden Arrows.



Terre Haute North    3    4    —    7

Sullivan    0    0    —    0

THN goals
— Spencer Grim (Michaela Schuld), 2:22; S. Grim (Libby Ward), 4:29; Schuld (S. Grim), 8:14; Ward (Schuld), 46:47; Kaleigh Sutliff (Maddie Stuck), 52:05; Emery Grim (Stuck), 52:05; Stuck (unassisted).

Next — TH North (9-3-1) plays at Columbus North on Saturday. Sullivan (record not reported) plays at North Knox today.



Terre Haute South 12, West Vigo 0 — At West Terre Haute, South’s girls rolled to a nonconference victory over intra-county rivals West Vigo. No other details were available at press time.