Local sports roundup – September 14

Tribune staff reports


Trinity Lutheran bounced back from a 3-2 opening-round loss to Milan to beat Christian Academy of Indiana 3-2 in the third-place match of the Southern Conference Tournament on Saturday.

Bailey Baker went 2-0 at No. 3 singles and earned All-Conference honors to lead the Cougars (2-6). Tanner Prewitt at No. 2 singles, Matt Stuckwisch and Hunter Morgan at No. 1 doubles and Aden Jones and Pierce McCammon at No. 2 doubles all went 1-1, while Andrew Rodriguez went 0-2 at No. 1 singles.

Owls compete at Shelbyville invitational


The Seymour boys tennis team mixed and matched their lineups for the eight-team Shelbyville Invitational on Saturday.

After falling to Greensburg in three sets, the No. 1 doubles team of Alex Berry and Grant Handloser won the consolation bracket by downing Newcastle 8-1 and Shelbyville 8-4.

Jonathon Valasquez placed fifth in the No. 3 singles position, beating Jennings County 8-6 and Greensburg 8-7 (4) in the consolation rounds.

Adam Berry fell to Westfield and Shelbyville in the first two rounds but won a consolation match against Greensburg 8-7 (2) for seventh place in the No. 1 singles spot.

After falling to Jennings County and Greensburg, the No. 2 doubles team of Sam Voss and Hao Li defeated Yorktown 8-2 for seventh place.

Blake Koons won a match at No. 2 singles over Greensburg 8-7 (1) and dropped one against Yorktown 6-0, 6-4.

Today, the Owls will host Edinburgh.


Danville too much for Trinity Lutheran


Maddie Roark scored the lone goal for Trinity Lutheran in a 7-1 loss at Danville.

The Warriors outshot the Cougars 28-5. Piper Acton notched 21 saves.


Cougars win 2 of 3 at Providence tourney


Class A co-No. 9 Trinity Lutheran won two of three matches in the Providence Invitational, beating Heritage Hills 25-19, 25-15, falling to 3A No. 2 Providence 25-10, 25-17 and downing Castle 25-13, 12-25, 25-23.

Hayley Carter recorded 36 digs and two aces, Haylee Barker pounded 16 kills and Whitney Rogers served two aces to lead the Cougars (7-6). Barker added 26 digs.

Owls start day strong, split set of 4 matches


The Seymour volleyball team won two and lost a pair at the Jeffersonville Invitational on Saturday.

The Owls started the morning 2-0 defeating Clarksville 25-22, 25-3 and Forest Park 25-11, 25-12.

Emilee Pollmann had 23 hits and 13 kills in the wins while Hannah Sipe made 22 serves with 10 aces.

Against Christian Academy, the Owls fell 25-18, 25-16.

In the final match of the day, Silver Creek bested the Owls 25-17, 25-16.

The Owls (6-8) will play at Hoosier Hills Conference rival Columbus East on Tuesday.