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Prep Report: Triton Central stings Hornets for first conference win of season

With double-digit kill performances from Maddy Brown and Brooklyn Bailey, Triton Central volleyball secured its first Indiana Crossroads Conference victory of the season Tuesday at Beech Grove, 25-16, 25-16, 25-19.

Brown led the Tigers (4-2, 1-0 ICC) with 12 kills over three sets. Bailey added 10. Brown also had four service aces and nine digs.

Setter Kate Isley collected 29 assists and also had four aces.

Hallie Schweitzer matched Brown with nine digs.

Triton Central returns to the court Thursday to host Cascade (6-2, 1-0 ICC).

In other prep events Tuesday:

Girls Golf

Morristown 253, North Decatur Inc.

At North Branch Golf Course, the Yellow Jackets collected their second match win of the season.

Ashley Ballinger led Morristown with a 58. Oakleigh Goedde followed with a season-best round of 61.

Mollie Runnebohm (65) and Clara Hale (69) completed Morristown’s scorecard.

The Yellow Jackets host Brown County Thursday at Blue Bear Golf Course in Shelbyville.

Columbus North JV 241, Southwestern 259

At Timbergate Golf Course, McKinley Correll shot 55 to lead Southwestern.

Emma Isgrigg (66), Hannah Hicks (68) and Aurora Belton (70) also competed for the Spartans.

Columbus North’s Mila Bachman was the medalist with a 53.

Southwestern is at New Palestine today.

Boys Soccer

Hamilton Heights 1, Shelbyville 0

At Hamilton Heights, the visiting Golden Bears were on the attack for the first 25 minutes of the second half but missed on several scoring opportunities, according to head coach Ben Purvis.

With 13 minutes left in the scoreless contest, the Huskies (2-1-1) were able to counter and score to steal the victory.

The story was similar in the junior varsity match when the Golden Bears failed to score early when chances were available. Hamilton Heights countered to make it 1-0 and added a second goal before halftime.

The Huskies added a third goal in the second half to win 3-0.

Shelbyville hosts its invitational tournament Saturday featuring Batesville, Herron and Knightstown. The Golden Bears (1-2-1) take on Knightstown in the first semifinal contest at 10 a.m.

Morristown 2, Indianapolis Washington 2

At Washington, the Continentals scored twice in the first half of their season opener but the visiting Yellow Jackets scored a second-half goal to net the draw.

Morristown is at Beech Grove Thursday.



Boys Tennis

Seymour 4, Shelbyville 1

At Shelbyville, the Golden Bears’ lone win came at No. 2 doubles where Reece Prickett and Karson Schaf rallied after losing the first set to prevail, 2-6, 6-2, 6-1.

Shelbyville’s Aidan Asher suffered his first loss of the season at No. 1 singles. Eli Meyer bested Asher, 6-2, 6-1.

Caden Tackett and Logan Prickett lost three-set singles matches to Hunter Heckman and Rueben Uruse, respectively.

At No. 1 doubles, Jack Vandielinger and Joe Schmidt defeated Caden Claxton and Aiden Smith (photo), 6-3, 6-1.

Gavin Reed won a junior varsity singles match for Shelbyville.

The Golden Bears travel to Mt. Vernon today to take on Yorktown.

Connersville 4, Waldron 1

At Waldron, Lucas Shaw rallied from one set down to win the No. 1 singles match over Rylee Brannon, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4.

Jack Fischer had the same opportunity at No. 2 singles but could not overcome Connersville’s James Williams, 6-3, 2-6, 6-3.

Josh Kellems lost at No. 3 singles to Kolton DeBoard, 6-0, 6-1.

At No. 1 doubles, Luke Morris and Chandler Fox topped Waldron’s Connor Hinchman and Matthew Thomas, 6-0, 6-2.

The Spartans completed the win with a 6-1, 6-3 victory at No. 3 doubles over Jacob Lindsey and Caiden Young.

Waldron (1-2) travels to Morristown (0-2) Thursday.


Indian Creek def. Southwestern, 25-22, 25-17, 25-21

At Southwestern, the visiting Braves improved to 3-2 this season with a straight-set win.

Faith Wiseman led Indian Creek with 15 kills and five blocks. Gabie Francis and Mattie Key each had six kills. Key also had 20 assists.

Indian Creek won the junior varsity contest, 25-23, 25-12.

Southwestern hosts Morristown Friday.

Edinburgh def. Morristown, 25-21, 25-14, 19-25, 25-14

At Morristown, the visiting Lancers improved to 8-2 with their second win over the Yellow Jackets this season. Edinburgh also moved to 2-0 in the Mid-Hoosier Conference standings.

Morristown dropped to 1-4 overall and 0-1 in the MHC.

The Yellow Jackets travel to Providence Cristo Rey Thursday.



Middle School Tennis

Indian Creek 4, Waldron 1

At Indian Creek, the visiting Mohawks (photo) took their first loss of the season.

Waldron’s lone victory came at No. 1 singles where Charlie Fischer stayed unbeaten this season with an 8-5 win over Nick Winters.

Lincoln Fisher and Jackson Kuhn were defeated in singles matches.

Noah Leap and Caige Sheaffer lost 8-4 at No. 1 doubles.

Wyatt Everette and Kevin Crouch took an 8-5 loss at No. 2 doubles.