News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Sports

June 16, 2014

Sullivan opens bid for state golf title

TERRE HAUTE — Play begins today in the high school boys state golf finals at The Legends of Indiana Golf Club at Franklin.

Fifteen teams are in the field, including Sullivan, and individual qualifiers, including Drew Cahill of Terre Haute South and Alec Davis of Greencastle.

Sullivan is making its second appearance as a team in the finals — the Arrows made the field in 1997. They won the Linton Sectional and took third in the Washington Regional to qualify for the finals.

Nathan Pirtle, Colton Kuppler, Riley Pirtle, Luke Willis and Jace Moody make up the lineup. Willis is the only senior.

Nathan Pirtle and Kuppler have been the top finishers most of the season and Riley Pirtle shot 76 to tie Kuppler in the regional.

Riley Pirtle had four birdies on his first six holes of the second nine in the regional. “He gave us a new life,” said coach Doug Boyd that day.

Pirtle and Davis each shot 73 to tie for second low score in the regional while Cahill had 74.

Pirtle had a 64 in the sectional. Dylan Meyer of Evansville Central had a 62 in the sectional round and tied Dylan Holsclaw of Plainfield for first in the regional, each shooting par-72.

Sullivan had 288 to win the sectional played at Phil Harris Course; that score ranks second with Carmel and Columbus North for second-low scores in the tournament. Evansville Memorial’s 283 is first in that list of the teams.

Sullivan shot 310 in the regional, one shot better than Vincennes Rivet and one shot back of Memorial.

Westfield won its first golf state title a year ago and is back in the field while 2013 individual medalist Adam Wood of Zionsville is not in the lineup, missing qualifying by one shot in the regional.

Nathan Pirtle is making his second appearance in the state finals. He qualified as a freshman.

Tee times begin at 8 a.m. today. Davis will tee off at 8:09 a.m. on the middle nine while Cahill will begin his round at the same time on the road nine.

Moody will be the first Sullivan player to tee off, starting play at 9:21 a.m.

All teams and all individuals will play both days in the revamped tournament.

• • •

• Chip shots — Plainfield won the Washington Regional and is making its first appearance in the finals since 1936. The Quakers were ranked 11th in the final poll.

• Fans may follow the action on a GolfStat.com with the hole-by-hole scores posted for all players.

• Seven teams in the finals also were in the finals last season: Carmel, Columbus North, Evansville Memorial, Fort Wayne Dwenger, Hamilton Southeastern, Pendleton Heights and Westfield.

IHSAA boys golf state finals

• The site — The Legends of Indiana Golf Club at Franklin

• The time — Tee times begin at 8 a.m. today and Wednesday

• The field — Sullivan, Bloomington South, Boone Grove, Carmel, Center Grove, Columbus North, Evansville Memorial, Fort Wayne Dwenger, Hamilton Southeastern, Homestead, NorthWood, Pendleton Heights, Plainfield, Westfield, Yorktown and individuals including Drew Cahill of Tere Haute South and Alec Davis of Greencastle

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Sports
Tom Lindley column mug.jpg

CNHI News Service

Local Interest
SPT 072614 TOM JONES LEADER.jpg

Tribune-Star/Bob PoynterLeader: Tom Jones is leading going into Sunday's final round of the Men's City Championship at Hulman Links on Sunday.

High School
College
  • ISU football picked last in MVFC

    Indiana State’s football team found itself in familiar, if depressing, territory when the Missouri Valley Football Conference preseason poll was released on Tuesday.

    July 29, 2014

  • Degano2.jpg Bullpen mates: Three relievers coming on strong down stretch for Rex

    The Terre Haute Rex pitching staff ranks fifth among the 12 teams in the Prospect League in earned-run average this season and first in the league with only four home runs allowed all summer. But the Rex pitchers might be the best in the league the past two weeks as the team has had two shutouts and two games with one run allowed in the past week.

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • Prettyman wants ISU to be prepared for potential NCAA changes

    Against a rising tide of media, public and institutional sentiment that would suggest otherwise, Indiana State Director of Athletics Ron Prettyman believes that the current model of college athletics still works.

    July 26, 2014

  • ISU basketball trio earn national academic honors

    A trio of Indiana State basketball student-athletes have been named to the 2013-14 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court as announced by the national organization. Honored from Indiana State were Lucas Eitel, Justin Gant and Jake Kitchell.

    July 23, 2014

  • Metro roundup: Post 346 rallies past Rockville

    Wayne Newton Post 346 scored a run in the sixth and two in the seventh to get past Rockville 6-3 in an American Legion baseball regional at Terre Haute North on Wednesday.

    July 23, 2014

Sports Columns
Pro Sports
Colts Camp Football_Tayl.jpg

Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, right, laughs with running back Chris Rainey during an NFL football training camp in Anderson, Ind., Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Terre Haute Rex
SPT 072914 ROSSELLI STEAL.jpg

Tribune-Star/Joseph C. Garza Safe!: Tony Rosselli beats the tag at second base by a West Virginia opponent during the Rex' game against the Miners on Tuesday at Warn Field.

Colts
Colts Camp Football_Tayl.jpg

Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, right, laughs with running back Chris Rainey during an NFL football training camp in Anderson, Ind., Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Auto Racing
SPT071614sprints clauson.jpg

Tribune-Star/Jim Avelis Waiting: Bryan Clauson sits in his sprint car, waiting his turn to qualify at the Terre Haute Action Track for the Don Smith Classic.

AP Auto Racing News
Latest News
TribStar.com Poll
AP Video
Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Raw: Plane Lands on New York Highway Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Harding Love Letters Now Open to Public Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers
NDN Video
Heartwarming 'Batkid Begins' Documentary is Tear-Jerker Orlando Bloom 'Takes a Swing' at Justin Bieber In Ibiza Pitch Invading Morons Cause Chaos - @TheBuzzeronFOX Sadie Doesn't Want Her Brother to Grow Up "Maxim" Hotness! See Jessica Alba's Sizzling Spread Two women barely avoid being hit by train Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber Reportedly Came To Blows In Ibiza Meet the Man Behind Dumb Starbucks Chris Pratt Adorably Surprises Kids at a 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Screening NOW TRENDING: Peyton Manning dancing at practice "The Bachelorette" Makes Her Decision Thieves pick the wrong gas station to rob Golden Sisters on '50 Shades' trailer: 'Look At That Chest!' Staten Island Man's Emotional Dunk Over NYPD Car - @TheBuzzeronFOX GMA: Dog passes out from excitment to see owner Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' Sneak Peek Florida Keys Webcam Captures Turtles Hatching Morgan Freeman Sucks Down Helium on 'Tonight Show'
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity
Real Estate News