Local sports roundup – May 1


Local wrap


Owls fly past Braves


Seymour collected nine hits in a 14-7, six-inning win over Borden Tuesday.

The Owls led 3-0 after one inning and never trailed in the game. Up 7-4 through five, the Owls scored seven runs in the sixth to widen the margin

Takumi Nishiwaki led the Owls with three hits while R.J. Kleber and Devin Hill each totaled two. Jake Roberts recorded his eighth home run of the season in the game and Brayden Wilson had a double.

Hunter Ahlbrand was the winning pitcher on the mound. He finished with three strikeouts, six hits, four walks and four earned runs in five innings of work.

The game was called in the sixth inning because of darkness.

Seymour (8-6) hosts Floyd Central Thursday.

Raiders rip Tigers


South Ripley collected 30 hits in a 32-7, five-inning win over Crothersville Tuesday.

The Raiders led 10-0 after one inning before adding seven runs in the second, three in the third, five in the fourth and seven in the fifth.

The Tigers scored three runs in the second, three in the fourth, and one in the fifth.

Christian Henry led the Tigers with three hits and Jacob James had two doubles.

Logan Brewer took the loss on the mound, pitching 2.2 innings.

Crothersville (1-9) travels to Shawe Memorial Thursday.

Twisters upend Cougars

Oldenburg Academy scored two runs in the first inning and never trailed in a 9-1 win over Trinity Lutheran Tuesday.

The Cougars (6-7) were outhit 12-4 in the game, scoring its lone run in the first inning.

Lawson Woods pitched three innings in the loss.

Trinity goes to Bedford North Lawrence Thursday.


Lions tame Cougars


Salem scored runs in five of six innings for an 11-1, run-rule win over Trinity Lutheran Tuesday.

The Lions led 5-0 after three innings before adding one in the foruth and five in the sixth. Trinity’s lone run came in off an RBI from Bailey Reynolds in the fourth.

Kamzi Gross pitched 5.2 innings in the circle for Trinity.

The Cougars (5-6) play at Columbus East Thursday.


Cougars outscore Jets


Mark Shoemaker won medalist honors with a 39 to lead Trinity Lutheran to a 176-197 win against Hauser at Clifty Creek.

Jacob Keith carded a 42 for the Cougars. Ryland Nierman added a 46, Kade Hill shot 49 and Josiah Foster had a 54.


Owls fly past Stars


Seymour topped Bedford North Lawrence 4-1 in part of sweeping its doubles matches Tuesday.

The Owls’ No. 1 doubles team of Kristina Griffin and Mallory Moore bested Abby Riley and Abbey Bridges 6-1, 6-3 while the No. 2 duo of Avery Ragon and Madalyn Baurle won 6-2, 2-6, 6-1 over Angelica Godsey and Molly Simmerman.

Seymour’s Sandra Cernio won 6-0, 6-1 against Moe Veltschi at No. 1 singles and Kirby Hill won No. 3 2-6, 7-5, 21-19 at No. 3 over Sarah Gaither.

The Stars’ lone point came at No. 2 singles, as Presley Clark beat Peyton Levine 7-5, 6-1.

Seymour (9-4) hosts Providence Thursday.

Warriors edge Cougars


Trinity Lutheran won both doubles matches, but was unable to win any sets in singles and dropped a 3-2 match at Christian Academy of Indiana Tuesday.

Lauren Fleetwood and Cassidy Burnside won 4-6, 7-5, 10-5 at No. 1 doubles while Katelyn Mensendiek and Flossie won 7-5, 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.

Abby Schult dropped a 6-0, 6-1 match at No. 1 singles, Sarah Lemming lost 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2, and Regan Cain was beaten 6-4, 6-1 at No. 3, as the Cougars fell to 4-9 on the season.

Trinity’s next match is May 6 against Henryville.

Panthers down Braves


Jennings County won three matches in straight sets in a 4-1 win against Brownstown Central Tuesday.

Ellie Hearne beat Olivia Hackman 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, Reagan Brown downed Maggie Hogan 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 singles and Hailey Brown topped Riley Roberts 6-4, 6-3 at No. 3 singles for the Panthers (7-3). Courtney Lykins and Liz Ertel beat Abbie Reynolds and Hannah Hackman 6-3, 6-3 at No. 2 doubles.

Jennings County’s Callie Wilder and Sydney Carson fell to Rachel Adkins and Carly Brown 7-6 (2), 6-2 at No. 1 doubles.

Browntown (5-6) hosts North Harrison Thursday for a Mid-Southern Conference match.

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