News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 23, 2013

METRO ROUNDUP: Wayne Newton Post 346 picks up victory Saturday

STAFF REPORT
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Visiting Wayne Newton Post 346 led literally the entire game in American Legion baseball Saturday, defeating Remington by a score of 16-3.

Jacob Johnson hit the first pitch of the game for a home run, his first of the season, and later added a double and two more runs batted in, while Zach Milam had four hits and five RBIs to help lead a 19-hit attack in just five innings.

The second game of Saturday’s scheduled doubleheader was called off because of rain.



Terre Haute    117    34    —    16    19    1

Remington    000    03    —    3    4    2

W — Decker, 3-0. L — Satori. HR — TH: Johnson (1).

Highlights — For Wayne Newton Post 346, Zach Milam was 4 for 5 with a double and 5 RBIs; Cody Brock 3 for 4 with a double; Preston Tofaute 2 for 3 with an RBI; and Jacob Johnson 2 for 4 with a homer, a double and 3 RBIs.

Next — Wayne Newton Post 346, which lost 8-7 at Clinton on Wednesday, is now 10-3 and will host Logansport for a doubleheader at 1 p.m. today at Terre Haute North’s Don Jennings Field.

Tennis

• Junior results — At the Duane Klueh Tennis Complex, 9-year-old Elizabeth Tindera won girls 12 singles and Rockville fifth-grader Canaan Sellers won boys championships in three different age groups at the ThyssenKrupp Presta Terre Haute Open played Friday and Saturday.



Boys 10 singles — Braedon Christie def. Noah Tegeler 6-4, 6-2; Canaan Sellers def. Stephen Kallubhavi 6-0, 6-0; Sellers def. Christie 6-1, 6-1, championship.

Boys 12 singles — Sellers def. Alexander Sacopulos 6-1, 7-5, championship.

Boys 14 singles — Jared Reeder def. Grant Stamper 6-4, 6-2; Ryan Friedrich (2) def. Colin Wind, def.; Chaman Kumar def. Braden Kelsey 6-2, 6-0; Randall Bode (1) def. Reeder 6-1, 6-0; R.Friedrich def. C.Kumar, WD; R.Friedrich def. Bode 7-5, 3-6, 10-5, championship.

Boys 14 doubles — Jonathan Ji-Sellers def. Kelsey-C.Kumar 6-3, 6-2, championship.

Boys 16 singles — Jay Niebrugge def. Alexander Stadler 6-3, 6-2; Ryan Lingle def. Luke Dugger 6-3, 6-4; Scott Kellar (1) def. R.Lingle 6-0, 6-3; Niebrugge def. Kyle Watson (2), 6-0, 6-3; Kellar def. Niebrugge 6-1, 6-1, championship.

Boys 16 doubles — Kellar-Luke Yeagley def. Dugger-Watson 6-1, 7-5, championship.

Boys 18 singles — Ethan Caldwell def. Harrison Villarreal 6-1, 6-1; Tyler Lingle def. Keaton Akers 6-3, 6-1; T.Lingle def. Krishan Kumar (1) 6-2, 4-6, 10-8; Alex Barksdale (2) def. E.Caldwell 6-4, 6-3; Barksdale def. T.Lingle 6-1, 7-6, championship.

Boys 18 doubles (round robin) — Barksdale-E.Caldwell def. Isaac Foreman-Aaron Meyers 6-1, 6-3; Foreman-Meyers def. K.Kumar-Villarreal 2-6, 6-4, 10-8; Barksdale-E.Caldwell def. K.Kumar-Villarreal 7-5, 6-2.

Girls 12 singles — Erica Yeagley def. Apsara Sakbun 6-2, 2-6, 10-7; Elizabeth Tindera def. E.Yeagley 6-0, 6-0; Lily Yeagley def. Maggie House 6-1, 6-3; Tindera def. L.Yeagley 6-2, 6-3, championship.

Girls 14 singles (round robin) — Erin Friedrich def. Lily House 6-0, 6-1; L.House def. Audrey Hodges 6-0, 6-0; E.Friedrich def. Hodges 6-0, 6-1.

Girls 18 singles — Olivia Caldwell def. Samantha Dougherty 6-3, 6-2; Meredith Egan def. Jessica Baker 6-0, 6-1; Hannah Rudolph def. O.Caldwell 6-4, 6-1; Caroline Potter def. Kaysia Reberger 6-0, 6-2; Miranda Camp (2) def. Egan 6-1, 6-3; Nicole Howe (1) def. Brittany Berg 6-0, 6-0; Howe def. Potter 6-2, 6-0; Rudolph def. Camp 6-1, 6-1; Rudolph def. Howe 6-2, 7-5, championship.

Track

• Pole-vaulters fare well — At Crawfordsville, Rachel Gutish of Terre Haute won the 17-18 girls division of the pole vault by clearing 10 feet, 6 inches in the USATF Indiana Association Championships on Saturday.

Other members of the Wabash Valley Pole Vault Club who competed Saturday:

• Hannah Zadeii, 7-0, third, 17-18 girls division.

•  Tyler Nemeth, 11-0, tied for fourth, 17-18 boys division.

• Cameron Diekhoff, 11-0, tied for fourth, 17-18 boys division.

All four will advance to the Region 7 Championships on July 13-14 at Kankakee, Ill.