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Prep Report: Shelbyville volleyball secures win over visiting Morristown

Shelbyville volleyball collected its third win of the season Saturday morning with a three-set win over visiting Morristown, 25-14, 25-13, 25-17.

At William L. Garrett Gymnasium, Shelby Lasure and Ashlyn Turner led the Golden Bears (3-5), who broke a four-match losing streak, with eight and seven kills, respectively.

Hailey Harness had a team-high four service aces.

Karlie Lawson and Lasure each had 10 digs and Lawson notched 24 assists.

Shelbyville travels to Columbus East (5-5) Monday while the Yellow Jackets are at Hauser (8-3) Tuesday.

In other prep events:

Boys Soccer

Shelbyville 2, Delta 1

At Delta, the host Eagles (3-3-1, 0-2 Hoosier Heritage Conference) scored early in the first half and frustrated the Golden Bears over the opening 40 minutes.

Midway through the second half, Shelbyville evened the contest when Jett Suiter connected with Christian Haas, who beat the Delta goalkeeper to the near post.

Suiter and Haas quickly connected again with Haas pulling a hesitation move to shake a defender then beat the goalkeeper with the game winner.

In the junior varsity contest, the Golden Bears and Eagles played to a 1-1 tie in one half of action.

Blake Hughes scored the lone goal for Shelbyville.

Shelbyville (5-2-1) hosts Batesville (6-2) Tuesday.

Boys Tennis

Waldron 5, Southwestern 0

At Southwestern, Waldron (4-4) swept the singles matches and did not lose a game in the doubles matches.

At No. 1 singles, Lucas Shaw defeated Kyle Beck, 6-2, 6-2.

Jack Fischer secured a 6-1, 6-1 win over Carter Snepp at No. 2 singles.

Caiden Young was victorious at No. 3 singles, 6-0, 6-1 over James Oliver.

At No. 1 doubles, Josh Kellems and Jacob Lindsey blanked Chris Cecil and Josh Wenger, 6-0, 6-0.

Matthew Thomas and Connor Hinchman collected a No. 2 doubles victory as Southwestern did not have an entrant.

Southwestern is 1-4 this season.

Waldron hosts Rushville Tuesday while Southwestern hosts Knightstown.


Waldron def. Rising Sun, 25-17, 25-19, 26-28, 25-23

At Rising Sun, the host Shiners (4-4) staved off defeat in the third set but the Mohawks (6-4) finished them off with a fourth-set victory.

Waldron is scheduled to host Indiana Deaf (7-2) Tuesday.