Braves rout Eagles
The Brownstown Central softball team rolled past Austin on the road Thursday night as the Braves beat the Eagles 16-1.
Brownstown amounted 20 hits on the night. Kelsey Schneider had five, Rylee May had three, Kyndle Huddleston, Olivia Justice and Sophie Wayt each had two and Brooke Meahl, Lizzie Pollert, Kinzee Dean, Alexzandera Camp, Brailey Teipen and Adelynn Anderson each had one hit.
Brownstown hit three home runs on the night, coming from Justice, Dean and May. It’s Justice’s fourth homer this year and Dean’s second.
May had four RBI, Schneider had three, Huddleston two and Pollert, Justice, Dean, Wayt and Erica Warren each had one RBI.
May pitched three innings and had two strikeouts, and Rylin Huddleston pitched three innings and had seven strikeouts.
The Braves (6-3) will next play on Monday at Seymour.
Trinity blanks Oldenburg
The Trinity Lutheran softball team won 11-0 at Oldenburg Academy on Thursday night.
The Cougars had 15 hits on the night. Bailey Tabeling, Olivia Cain and Dianna Munoz all had three hits, Grace Lance and Madison Keith both had two hits and Maddie Adams and Amanda Finke each had one hit.
Munoz had three RBI, Keith and Finke each had two RBI and Lance and Jasmine McCormick each had one RBI.
Lance pitched all five innings for Trinity, allowing just one hit and zero runs while striking out 12 batters.
The Cougars are now 6-3 this season and will next play on Monday at Jennings County.
Owls beat Olympians
The Seymour girls tennis team picked up a Hoosier Hills Conference win on Thursday night as they beat Columbus East 4-1 on the road.
Brooke Schafstall won 6-0, 6-0 at one singles and Elise Hartung won 6-1, 6-3 at two singles. Claire Combs dropped a tough three-set match 6-3, 3-6, 7-10 at three singles.
Jessica Hougland and Caroline Thompson won 6-4, 6-2 at one doubles, and Addison Hunsley and Ava Sunbury won 6-1, 6-2 at two doubles.
The Owls (3-1) will look to defend their title at the Shelbyville Invitational this Saturday.
Trinity tops Southwestern
The Trinity Lutheran girls tennis team won its third match in a row on Thursday as the Cougars defeated Southwestern (Shelby) 4-1 at home.
Drew Hubbard beat Ella Rice 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 singles, Siddha Hall beat Mackenzie Belton 6-2, 6-1 at No. 2 singles and Samantha Enzinger beat Tori Burkhart 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3 singles.
Natalee Martinez and Emily Keller beat Lily Despain and Kate Coffman 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 doubles. Southwestern’s Lauryn Blondell and McKinley Cornell were able to beat Carson Bowling and Kiley Zabel 6-2, 1-6, 6-3 at No. 1 doubles.
The Cougars are now 3-2 this season and will host Jennings County at home on Saturday.
Seymour drops first game
It took nine games into the season for someone to finally get the best of the Seymour baseball team.
On Thursday night, Jeffersonville was able to defeat the Owls 13-1.
The Red Devils scored 10 runs in the first inning and added one in the second and two in the third.
Seymour scored one run in the third inning. Bret Perry, Jack VonDielingen and Jack Pennington each got one hit for the Owls, and it was VonDielingen’s hit that scored Pennington.
Gavin Leavy pitched in the first inning and had one strikeout, and Mikey Wright pitched the final 3.2 innings and struck out five batters.
Seymour falls to 8-1 on the season and 3-1 in the Hoosier Hills Conference. The Owls will look to regroup tonight at home against Austin at 6 p.m.
Musketeers top Braves
The Brownstown Central baseball team tried to mount a comeback, but Eastern’s five runs in the second inning were enough to give the Musketeers a 5-3 victory.
Brownstown scored two runs in the fifth and one in the sixth.
Ethan Garland, Carson Darlage, Trent Lowery, Chick Tiemeyer and Jaxson Johnson all got one hit each. Lowery had two RBI, and Garland hit a solo home run for his one RBI.
Dalton Reedy pitched all six innings for the Braves, and he struck out seven batters.
The Braves (4-3) will be in a round robin this Saturday against Hauser and Lawrenceburg at Hauser.
Tigers fall to Senators
The West Washington baseball team was able to defeat Crothersville 20-0 on Thursday night on the Tigers’ field.
Beau Napier was able to get Crothersville’s lone hit of the night, and Blake Robinson reached base via walk.
Devin Morgan pitched three innings, and Robinson and Josh Reynolds each pitched one inning.
The Tigers (0-2) will play at Cannelton later tonight.
Track and field
Seymour results to come
The Seymour boys and girls track and field teams competed at the New Albany relays on Thursday night, but results were unavailable at press time.
Results from the meet will be featured in Saturday’s Tribune and online at tribtown.com.