News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 30, 2013

Prep Roundup: Casey softball keeps unbeaten conference mark intact


The Tribune-Star

MARSHALL, Ill. — Casey kept its unbeaten Little Illini Conference mark intact with an 18-4 victory over Marshall in high school softball on Monday.

Kyleigh Decker was 3 for 5 and had a grand slam to go with six RBI.

Casey        271    116    —    18    18    1

Marshall        400    000    —    4    6    1

W — Black. L — not reported.

Highlights — For Casey, Decker was 3 for 5 with a grand slam and 6 RBI; Conner Cutright was 4 for 5; Morgan was 2 for 3; Neal was 2 for 5; Bridgette Belt was 2 for 4; and Brandenburg was 2 for 4 with a HR.

Next — Casey (16-4, 8-0) plays host to Robinson today.



In other softball action:

• North Central 5, West Vigo 2 — At West Vigo, the visiting Thunderbirds scored four times in the top of the seventh — two on an error — to pull out a nonconference win.

North Central    000    100    4    —    5    7    0

West Vigo    000    002    0    —    2    6    4

W — Kennedy. L — Harden.

Highlights — For North Central, winning pitcher Katelyn Kennedy was 2 for 4 including a seventh-inning RBI double. For West Vigo, Jacy McClain was 3 for 4 and Brittany Voils was 1 for 3 with an RBI.

Next — West Vigo (6-7) hosts Northview at 5 p.m. today.



• Newton 8, Robinson 3 — At Newton, the Maroons fell in a Little Illini Conference game.

Robinson    200    100    0    —    3    6    2

Newton    201    401    X    —    8    7    0

W — Hardick. L — Corder.

Highlights — For Robinson, Mendenhall was 2-for-4; Sullivan was 2-for-3.

Next — Robinson (12-10, 3-7) plays at Casey today.



Baseball

• North Central 6, Bloomfield 1 — At Bloomfield,  Nolan Kinnett struck out 13 in a SouthWestern Indiana Athletic Conference victory.



North Central    410    100    0    —    6    9    2

Bloomfield    010    000    X    —    1    4    3

W — N. Kinnett L — Deem.

Highlights — For North Central, Collin Harding was 2-for-4; Austin Kutch was 2-for-4 with a RBI; Nolan Kinnett was 2-for-4 with a RBI and had 13 strikeouts; Alek Copeland was 2-for-2

Next — North Central (4-8) plays host to Vincennes Lincoln today.



• Shakamak 6, Clay City 1 — At Jasonville, Brett Yeryar pitched a complete game and had his team’s only extra-base hit in a SouthWestern Indiana Athletic Conference win.



Clay City    001    000    0    —    1    5    2

Shakamak    100    122    x    —    6    5    2

W — Brett Yeryar, 2-0. L — Barrett.

Highlights — For Shakamak, Brett Yeryar was winning pitcher and hit a double. For Clay City, Colton Harbour was 2 for 3 with a double.

Next — Shakamak (13-1, 4-0 SWIAC) hosts Bloomington North at 6 p.m. today.

Junior varsity

Terre Haute South                014    010    —    6    

Terre Haute North                110    01X    —    3    

W — T. Herrin. L — Massey.

Highlights — For South, Clinkenbeard, Tofaute and Millsap had doubles; Millsap had 2 RBI; For North, Chase Jones had two doubles, Brandon Curley had a triple.



Terre Haute South                100    700    —    8    

Terre Haute North                100    21X    —    4    

W — Ames. L — Booth.

Highlights — For South, John McCue had 2 RBI, Justin Jenkins had a triple; For North, Greg Hannum had a RBI.



Saturday

At Marshall, Ill.

Teutopolis    101    030    1    —    6    9    1

Marshall    000    001    0    —    1    1    2

W — Pruemer. L — Hefner.

Highlights — Drew Morris had Marshall’s only hit, a double that drove in Kendall Bombard.



Teutopolis    000    110    0    —    2    5    1

Marshall    420    101    x    —    8    12    1

W — Osborn. L — Ruholl. HR — M: Kendall.

Highlights — For Marshall, K.J. Rogers was 3 for 3 with 2 runs; Thomas Sisson was 2 for 4 with a double; Drew Morris was 2 for 4; and Adam Kendall had a grand-slam homer and drove in 5 runs.

Next — Marshall (10-6) hosted Casey on Monday.



At Vincennes

North Central    202    201    0    —    7    8    3

Riverton Parke    000    050    0    —    5    8    0

W — Kutch. L — Obenchain. Sv — Kinnett.

Highlights — For North Central, Jacob Hauger was 3 for 4 with a double and 3 runs and Nolan Kinnett was 1 for 3 with 2 runs and got the save on the mound.

Next — Riverton Parke hosts Turkey Run on Tuesday.



North Central    100    000    0    —    1    7    1

Vincennes Rivet    021    400    x    —    7    12    0

W — Lane. L — Hauger.

Highlights — For North Central, Luke Copeland was 2 for 3.

Next — North Central (3-8) played Monday at Bloomfield.

Friday

Edgewood    910    00    —    10

Sullivan    000    00    —    0

W — unavailable. L — Kuppler.

Highlights — For Sullivan, Cody Turner was 1 for 2 with a double.



Thursday

At Albion, Ill.

Casey    012    004    0    —    7

Edwards County    400    200    2    —    8

W — unavailable. L — M.McCown. HR — C: S.McCown.

Highlights — For Casey, Shawn McCown was 3 for 4 with a homer, 2 runs and 2 RBIs.

Next — Casey (5-8) played Monday at Marshall.



Tennis

• Sullivan 4, Edgewood 1 — At Sullivan, Sullivan swept the singles matches to win a Western Indiana Conference tilt.

Singles — Taylor Shake (S) def. Baker 6-0, 6-2, Shelby Pierce (S) def. Vaughn 6-4, 7-5, Abigail Hornback (S) def. Walden 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles — Wilcoxen-Douglas (E) def. Shai Dean-Mikayla Turner 6-2, 7-5; Bridget Bailey-Gretchen Burkhart (S) def. Gordan-VanAllen 6-4, 6-4.

Next — Sullivan plays South Vermillion on Wednesday.



• Turkey Run 3, Covington 2 — At Marshall, Ind., the Warriors improved to 5-2.



Singles — Bailey Hill (C) def. Hannah Smith 6-4, 6-4; Makensey Sorrell (C) def. Hannah Delp 6-1, 6-0; Brianna Hutton (TR) def. Morgan Brown 6-2, 0-6, 6-4.

Doubles — Courtney Hardman-Linda McFarland (TR) def. Megan Lowe-Lauren Paddock 4-6, 6-3, 6-2; Becky Cox-Hannah Stumpf (TR) def. Raenen Pettit-Chloe Shields 6-3, 7-6 (8-6).