Local sports roundup – April 23


Owls blast Panthers


Seymour collected 16 hits, including seven doubles and two home runs, in a 10-3 win over Jennings County Monday.

The Owls trailed 2-0 after two innings before scoring three in the third to take the lead. SHS added one run in the fourth, two in the fifth, three in the sixth and one in the seventh to hold on for the win.

Jake Roberts and Matthew Moore each homered in the contest and Devin Hill had two of the Owls’ doubles. 

Roberts led the team with three hits while Moore, Hill, R.J. Kleber and Brayden Wilson each had two. Roberts also had four RBI to pace the Owls.

Jayden Brown earned the win on the mound, pitching five innings for SHS and recording eight strikeouts, three walks, three hits and two earned runs.

The Owls (5-5) host Corydon Central tonight before traveling to Columbus North Thursday and Austin Saturday.

Brown pitches against Sounds


Seymour native Zack Brown got the start for the San Antonio Missions at First Tennessee Park Sunday during a game against the Nashville Sounds.

Brown pitched five innings for the Milwaukee Brewers Triple-A affiliate, finishing with seven strikeouts, five hits, two walks and three earned runs in a 3-1 loss.

All three of Brown’s runs came in the fifth inning against the Sounds, which are the farm club for the Texas Rangers.


Braves top Hornets


Brownstown Central led 2-1 after one inning, and never game up the lead, in a 5-1 victory at Henryville Monday.

The Braves (6-6) added runs in the fourth, fifth and seventh innings to keep the Hornets at bay.

The visitors had six hits in the game, with Erin Singleton topping the team with two. Singleton, who was also the winning pitcher, had a home run in the contest.

In the circle, Singleton recorded six strikeouts, five hits, no walks and no runs in six innings of work.

The Braves go to Clarksville tonight for a Mid-Southern Conference game.


Braves host Eagles, Warriors


A pair of Mid-Southern Conference opponents visited Brownstown Central’s Hickory Hills Golf Club Monday.

Austin won the tri-meet with 195 strokes, while Scottsburg (202) were runners up and the Braves (212) were third.

Austin’s Blake Stamper was medalist with a 6-over-par 41.

Lucas VonDielingen led the Braves by carding a 46. Caden Clodfelder (58), Colton Hallow (52), Liam Kries (57) and Luke Darlage (64) completed the Brave’s scorecard.

The Braves will compete in the BNL Invitational Saturday at Otis Park in Bedford.


Hilltoppers drop Cougars

Shawe Memorial edged Trinity Lutheran 3-2 Monday.

Regan Cain picked up a 6-4, 6-1 win for the Cougars at No. 3 singles while the No. 1 doubles steam of Lauren Fleetwood and Cassidy Burnside came out on top 2-6, 6-0, 6-4 for Trinity.

Abby Schult lost 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 singles, Sarah Lemming fell 6-3, 6-2 at No. 2 singles and Katleyn Mensendiek and Bekah Brown came up short 6-3, 6-3 at No. 2 doubles.

Trinity (2-7) hosts Hauser on Wednesday.