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September 7, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: No. 4 Terre Haute South tennis tops Bloomington South

BLOOMINGTON — Fourth-ranked Terre Haute South remained unbeaten for the boys high school tennis season Saturday, downing host Bloomington South 4-1.

Krishan Kumar lost just one game during his victory at No. 2 singles for the Braves.

Terre Haute South 4, Bloomington South 1

Singles — Nathan Bogle (THS) def. Will Piekarsky 6-3, 6-1; Krishan Kumar (THS) def. Jake Fredrickson 6-1, 6-0; Scott Kellar (THS) def. Sam Karcher 6-1, 6-1.

Doubles — Matt Johnson-Alex Jung (BS) def. Reed Crawford-Trace Harruff 6-0, 6-4; Harrison Villarreal-Luke Yeagley (THS) def. Rich Huang-Eric Johnson 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.

JV — Terre Haute South 8, Bloomington South 6.

Next — Terre Haute South (6-0) plays Thursday at Plainfield.

• Pats continue domination — At Crawfordsville, Terre Haute North won all but one match to continue its mastery over the Crawfordsville Invitational.

The Patriots have lost the meet just once in more than 15 years of competition.

Crawfordsville Invitational

Top four teams — Terre Haute North 55, Lake Central 29, Crawfordsville 28, Washington 27.

North results

No. 1 singles — Andrew Farmer 3-0

No. 2 singles — Harry Williams 2-0, Gil Saddig 0-1

No. 3 singles — Grant Potts 3-0

No. 1 doubles — Keaton Akers-Justin Newton 3-0

No. 2 doubles — Lucas Davis-Luke Dugger 3-0.

Next — Terre Haute North (2-3) plays Silver Creek on Tuesday at Bloomington South.



• Patriots win tournament — At Bloomington, Terre Haute North defeated Evansville Central 9-1 and tied unbeaten Plainfield 0-0 on Sunday to win the Hoosier Cup with a 2-0-1 record.

Goalie Brooke Frederick and defenders Libby Ward, Margaret Mary McMurtry, MacKenzie Latta and Brenna Bell combined for the clean sheet as North outshot the Quakers 23-8.

Spencer Grim, Michaela Schuld and Maddie Stuck had two goals each in the Evansville Central match.

Terre Haute North    5    4    —    9

Evansville Central    1    0    —    1

THN — Spencer Grim

THN — MacKenzie Latta (Grim, Abby Howes)

THN — Michaela Schuld (Grim)

THN — Kelsey THomas (Schuld, Margaret Mary McMurtry)

THN — Grim (Schuld, McMurtry)


THN — Schuld (Gracie Rhodes)

THN — Maddie Stuck (Schuld)

THN — Zoe Baker (Keely Bower)

THN — Stuck

Terre Haute North    0    0    —    0

Plainfield    0    0    —    0

Next — Terre Haute North (6-1) plays Thursday at Castle.

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Tribune-Star/Jim Avelis Friendly rivals: Rachel Welker, right, hugs Cara Stuckey after Welker won the Terre Haute Women�s City golf Championship Monday morning. Watching is Welker�s caddy/dad Charlie.

  • Total control: Welker posts eight birdies while dethroning 10-time city women’s golf champion Stuckey

    Rachel Welker is the 2014 Terre Haute Women’s Golf Association city champion. The former Terre Haute North standout defeated 10-time winner Cara Stuckey 5 and 4 in sunny, warm conditions Monday at Rea Park.

    July 21, 2014 6 Photos

  • SPT 061114 BROCK PITCH.jpg Game’s the same, no matter park’s name

    Maybe they should play this at Valle Field. It’s called Terre Haute Boys & Girls Club Park now, but the venerable ballpark was the site of some classic high school baseball regional games in the 1970s when coach Don Jennings and Terre Haute North’s local dynasty fought off stiff challenges from the best the rest of the Wabash Valley had to offer.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tom Reck: Brickyard 400 highlights big sports week

    It’s another busy week in sports. Two of the events on the schedule are the Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the windup of the Show-Me’s/THGA men’s city golf tournament.

    July 21, 2014

  • Pacers sign Stuckey, face uphill battle

    Last week, the Indiana Pacers lost Lance Stephenson. On Monday, they replaced one of the NBA’s best young players with shooting guard Rodney Stuckey. It’s a swap that will make it a challenge for Indiana to win a third straight title in a division that might be the toughest in basketball.

    July 21, 2014

  • Metro: Former Miss Softball joins Purdue staff

    Terre Haute North graduate Megan Ciolli Bartlett, the state’s 2001 Miss Softball and a two-time All-American at Notre Dame, is joining the Purdue coaching staff.

    July 21, 2014

  • Metro Baseball: Both North Little League teams win, move on

    With their backs planted firmly against the wall, the Terre Haute North 12-year-olds kept their Little League state championship hopes alive Monday evening with a 5-1 victory over Franklin Township.

    July 21, 2014

  • Paris racing begins

    Dolly’s Girl was a first-time winner in Illinois harness racing on Monday at the Edgar County Fair.

    July 21, 2014

  • Sports — What’s going on

    July 21, 2014

  • ChadSmith.jpg Running a race against ALS

    Chad Smith carried himself with grace when racking up victories in track and field and cross country as an athlete at Sullivan High School, and later at the University of Southern Indiana.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT 072014 OPEN INTEREST.jpg Jones leads after first weekend of men’s tournament

    Tom Jones, the defending champ in the Show-Me’s/Terre Haute Golf Association men’s city tournament, is the leader after the first two rounds of this year’s competition.

    July 21, 2014 3 Photos

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  • Metro: Former Miss Softball joins Purdue staff

    Terre Haute North graduate Megan Ciolli Bartlett, the state’s 2001 Miss Softball and a two-time All-American at Notre Dame, is joining the Purdue coaching staff.

    July 21, 2014

  • Metro: ISU graduate Johnson sixth in shot at Monaco

    Indiana State graduate Felisha Johnson competed in her first International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League track and field meeting Friday, placing sixth in a shot put competition that featured six of the top seven throwers in the world for 2014.

    July 18, 2014

  • ReedUK.jpg A.J. Reed makes it 5 for 5 in college baseball awards with Golden Spikes Award

    When it came down to it, college baseball’s electors agreed that there was no award Terre Haute’s A.J. Reed didn’t deserve for his remarkable 2014 season at Kentucky.
    Reed was selected Thursday as the 2014 Golden Spikes Award winner, given annually to the top amateur player in the nation by USA Baseball, making Reed a unanimous pick as the national player of the year.

    July 18, 2014 3 Photos

  • MVC to shift women's basketball tournament to Moline, Ill.

    The Missouri Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament will move 90 miles farther from Terre Haute beginning in 2016, the league announced Thursday.

    July 17, 2014

  • Metro: ISU-IU football game to be on ESPNEWS

    Indiana University announced Wednesday that the season opening game between Indiana State and IU will be played at noon on Sept. 30.

    July 16, 2014

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