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Prep Report: Arabians score pair of late goals to spoil Senior Night at Shelbyville

Shelbyville soccer built a 1-0 lead at halftime but surrendered a pair of late goals to fall to Pendleton Heights, 2-1, Tuesday on Senior Night in Shelbyville.

Drew Hassebroek scored his ninth goal of the season in the first half to stake the Golden Bears (8-7-1, 3-4 Hoosier Heritage Conference) to the lead.

Inside the game’s final four minutes of regulation, Wyatt Debertrand and Aiden Boys scored to steal the win for the Arabians (9-6, 5-1 HHC).

In other prep events Tuesday:

Knightstown 1, Morristown 0

At Knightstown, the visiting Yellow Jackets took their first loss of the season against a potential sectional foe.

Knightstown’s Owen Newkirk scored a second-half goal off an assist by Heath Goodman to push the Panthers’ record to 7-8.

Morristown dropped to 8-6-2.

The Yellow Jackets and Panthers are on the opposite side of the Knightstown Sectional bracket and would not meet again until the championship game.

Morristown opens the sectional against Oldenburg Academy, with the winner facing either Union County or Wapahani in the semifinals. The Yellow Jackets have shutout victories over Wapahani (3-0) and Union County (1-0) this season.


Pendleton Heights def. Shelbyville, 25-13, 25-15, 25-12

At Pendleton Heights, the host Arabians improved to 18-9 overall and 3-3 against HHC foes with a sweep of the Golden Bears (5-18, 0-5 HHC).

Shelby Lasure led Shelbyville with six kills. Riley Lee had a team-high seven digs. Sophomore setter Addison Hartman finished with nine assists.

Indianapolis Scecina def. Triton Central, 25-17, 23-25, 16-25, 25-10, 15-11

At Triton Central, the visiting Crusaders closed out their Indiana Crossroads Conference championship with a five-set win over the Tigers (16-6, 4-3 ICC).

Scecina (22-4, 7-0 ICC) trailed in sets 2-1 before rallying to win the last two in Fairland.