News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 15, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: West Vigo softball clinches share of WIC title

STAFF REPORT
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — West Vigo clinched at least a share of the Western Indiana Conference softball title with a 6-4 victory over Edgewood on Tuesday.

Jacy McClain and Bailee Waters had RBI singles in the fourth inning to break the game open for the Vikings.

West Vigo improved to 5-1 in the WIC with the victory. The Vikings are 12-2 overall.



West Vigo    300    200    1    —    6    9    0

Edgewood    300    001    0    —    4    12    1

W — Harden. L — Salyers.

Highlights — For West Vigo, Shelby Edington was 2-for-4 with a double; Ciara McClain had a double, Jacy McClain ws 2-for-3 with 2 runs; and Bailee Waters had an RBI single.

Next — West Vigo (12-2, 5-1) plays host to Rockville today.



In other softball action:

• South Vermillion 5, Rockville 2 — At Clinton, Daphne Dunegan got the win for the Wildcats in a nonconference game.



Rockville    010    010    0    —    2    7    2

South Vermillion    200    102    X    —    5    6    2

W — Dunegan (6-4). L — Riffe.

Highlights — For Rockville, Lien was 2-for-4, Lear had a double; For South Vermillion, Murphy was 2-for-3, Dunegan had a RBI; Nickels had a RBI; Andrew had a double.

Next — South Vermillion (record not reported) plays at Covington on Thursday; Rockville (record not reported ) plays at West Vigo tonight.



Monday

At Terre Haute North

Shakamak    200    00    —    2    5    2

Terre Haute North    1(14)4    0x    —    19    20    3

W — Young, 3-0. L — Samm.

Highlights — For North, Katie Herrick was 3 for 3 with 3 RBIs; Kaci McBride 3 for 3 with 2 RBIs; Lacey Powers 2 for 3 with a triple and 3 RBIs; and Alisha Ludwig and Allie McKinney 2 for 3 with a double and 2 RBIs each.

Next — North (18-2) plays Thursday at South Putnam.



At Clay City

Bloomfield    000    000    00    —    0    4    2

Clay City    000    000    01    —    1    4    1

W — Jeffers. L — Hughes.

Highlights — For Clay City, Alyssa Yocom was 1 for 3 with a double, Alexis Price and Samantha Dyer were both 1 for 3 and Emmie Kittle was 1 for 4. Whitney Jeffers and Nicole Hughes both pitched 4-hitters, Hughes striking out 13.

Next — Clay City (17-7) played Tuesday at Edgewood. Bloomfield hosts Shakamak today.

Baseball

• Terre Haute South 14, Sullivan 1 — At Sullivan, Jacob Johnson, Pete Lannoo and Preston Tofaute all had multi-hit games for the Braves.



TH South        522    500    —    14    11    1

Sullivan        100    00X    —    1    6    3

W — Logan Ames (2-0). L — Garner.

Highlights — For TH South, Justin Jenkins had a RBI; Jacob Johnson was 2-for-4 with 2 RBI; Pete Lannoo was 2-for-2 with 3 runs and a double; Preston Tofaute was 2-for-3 with a double and 4 RBI; Mitchell Clinkenbeard had a RBI; Conner Shipley had a RBI. For Sullivan, Cody Turner had a RBI.

Next — TH South (17-6) plays at Rockville tonight; Sullivan (9-11) plays at West Vigo.



• South Vermillion 16, Rockville 0 — At Clinton, Jordan Branz hit his third home run of the season and Nathan Luft his fourth to lead the Wildcats to their 14th victory.



Rockville    000    00    —    0    3    2

S.Vermillion    806    2x    —    16    12    1

W — Lawson (2-0). L — Clark.

Highlights — For South Vermillion, Jordan Branz had a home run — his third of the season — and 3 RBI; Kaden Lawson 3 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI; Seth Dickey 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI; Nathan Luft 1 for 2 with a home run — his fourth of the season — and 3 RBI; Daniel Shew 1 for 2 with 2 RBI; and Tyler Smith 1 for 2 with 2 RBI.

Next — South Vermillion (14-6) plays Thursday at Covington.



• Shakamak 10, Edgewood 3 — At Ellettsville, pitcher Braxton Yeryar improved to 6-0 and the Class A No. 8 Lakers improved to 17-2 overall.



Shakamak    600    001    3    —    10    13    0

Edgewood    020    010    0    —    3    9    3

W — Braxton Yeryar (6-0). L — Miller

Highlights — For Shakamak, Fulford was 2-for-4, Green was 3-for-5 with 2 RBI; Brent Yeryar was 3-for-5 with a double and 3 RBI; Crowe was 2-for-4 with a double and RBI; Cox was 2-for-4 with a RBI.

Next — Shakamak (17-2) plays host to Linton today in the resumption of a suspended game.



Monday

At Marshall, Ill. — Robinson Regional

Newton    322    25    —    14    15    1

Marshall    110    00    —    2    3    1

W — Osborn (4-4). L — Knepper.

Highlights — For Marshall, Thomas Sisson was 2-for-3 with a double and 2 runs scored; K.J. Rogerrs was 2-for-3 with a double and 2 RBI; Drew Morris had a RBI; Austin Osborn struck out 10.

Next — Marshall (16-7) plays Effingham St. Anthony at 6:30 p.m. today at Robinson in a regional semifinal. Robinson, 2-1 winners over Casey on Monday, plays at 4:30 p.m. against top seed Teutopolis.



West Vigo    322    25    —    14    15    1

South Putnam    110    00    —    2    3    1

W — Ke.Stewart, 4-1. L — Scott. HR — WV: Bennett (1), Inman (3).

Highlights — For West Vigo, Derrick Bennett was 3 for 4 with a double, homer and 2 RBIs; Kyle Stewart 3 for 4 with 3 doubles, 3 runs and 2 RBIs; Brandin Behringer 2 for 4 with 2 RBIs; Donnie Ames 2 for 3; and Davie Inman had a 3-run homer.

Next — West Vigo (12-4) has a home doubleheader Wednesday against Sullivan.



At Switz City

Shakamak    500    43    —    12    8    0

White River Valley    000    00    —    0    1    1

W — Green, 5-1. L — Carpenter.

Highlights — For Shakamak, Christian Burris was 2 for 2 with 3 RBIs, winning pitcher Patrick Green was 2 for 2 with a double and Tyler Fulford was 2 for 3. Ethan Sparks had a third-inning single for WRV.

Next — Shakamak (16-2, 5-0 SWIAC) played Tuesday at Edgewood.



At Farmersburg

South Knox    500    00    —    5    3    2

North Central    107    9x    —    17    15    1

W — Hauger. L — Jones.

Highlights — For North Central, Nolan Kinnett was 3 for 3 with a double, 3 runs and 5 RBIs; winning pitcher Jacob Hauger 2 for 2 with a double and 2 runs; Dustin Boyll 2 for 3 with 2 runs and 4 RBIs; Austin Kutch 2 for 4 with a double, 2 runs and 2 RBIs; Luke Copeland 2 for 4; Ben Lewis 1 for 1 with 3 runs; Jason Reed 1 for 2 with 2 runs; and Collin Harding 1 for 4 with a double, 2 runs and 2 RBIs.



Eastern Greene    000    5(12)    —    17    16    0

North Central    000    00    —    0    5    2

W — Stille. L — Kinnett.

Highlights — For North Central, Jacob Hauger was 2 for 3.

Next — North Central (6-12) plays Thursday at North Knox.

Tennis

• South Vermillion 3, West Vigo 2 — At West Terre Haute, Brooke Sudduth and Olivia Harpenaue’s victory at No. 1 doubles proved decisive for the Wildcats.



Singles — Marissa Vandergriff (SV) def. Kaylen Cheeseman 6-0, 6-0; Taylor Spires (SV) def. Sarah Wyrick 6-0, 6-2; Payton McCall (WV) def. Haley Crouch 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles —Brooke Sudduth-Olivia Harpenau (SV) def. Mackenzie Collins-Sydney Brown 6-3, 7-5; Michaela Rollings-Justice Waltermire (WV) def. Macy Russell-Whitney Reyher 6-1, 6-1.

JV — West Vigo won 9-0.

Next — West Vigo (0-16) plays Terre Haute North today at the TH North Sectional.