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Collegiate Update: File smashes 3-run home run in Louisville loss at Duke

Hannah File delivered a three-run home run Friday for Louisville in a 9-6 loss at No. 15 Duke.

File, a Shelbyville graduate, had hits in all three games of the ACC series at Duke.

She went 1-for-3 Saturday in game one of a doubleheader that Duke won, 5-3.

She had two hits, was hit by a pitch, scored three runs and drove in a run in game two – a Louisville 13-9 win, its third win over a top-25 ranked program this season.

Louisville closed out its North Carolina road trip Tuesday with a 10-2 loss at Charlotte to drop to 15-9 this season.

Here is a look at other Shelby County graduates competing at the collegiate level.



Layton Stieneker

The Shelbyville graduate teamed with Dustin Garrison to win a No. 1 doubles match for Franklin College Sunday at Manchester. Stieneker and Garrison defeated Austin Arnold and Reece Romer, 8-3.

Stieneker topped Manchester’s Brennan Beachy, 6-4, 6-1, at No. 3 singles which helped Franklin secure an 8-1 victory.

On Saturday, Hanover defeated Franklin College, 8-1.

Stieneker was defeated at No. 3 singles, 6-0, 6-2 by Nicolas Coronado and lost 8-7 (4-0) at No. 1 doubles with Garrison to Coronado and Jedrek Brodzki.



TeAnn Bringle

The Shelbyville graduate went 1-for-2 at the plate with a double, a run scored and a run batted in Sunday for Indiana State in a 3-0- win over Pittsburgh in the University of Memphis Tournament.

The Sycamores (8-11) finished 1-4 in Memphis.

Pittsburgh defeated ISU, 2-1, Friday. The Sycamores followed that with a 10-9 loss to Memphis. Bringle had a walk and a run-scoring sacrifice fly in that loss.

Bringle had a double in three plate appearances Saturday in Indiana State’s 6-1 loss to North Alabama, who also defeated the Sycamores Sunday, 3-0.



Katie Mathies

The Shelbyville graduate went 1-for-4 Saturday with a RBI for DePauw in a 13-6 loss at Washington University in St. Louis.

The Tigers lost to Wartburg Sunday, 11-6, then defeated Washington, 5-2, to set their record at 4-6 this season.



Cory Taylor

The Shelbyville graduate had two home runs for Eastern Michigan in a three-game series at Akron.

Eastern Michigan won the series opener Friday, 8-7. Taylor went 1-for-4 with a home run and two runs scored.

On Saturday, Taylor homered again and had three RBIs in an 8-3 victory.

Akron prevailed Sunday, 6-5. Taylor had two hits including a double and a walk.

Eastern Michigan is 8-5 this season.



Damon Lux

The Shelbyville graduate finished 2-for-5 with a double, a run scored and two RBIs Friday for Duke in an 8-6 loss to No. 5 Wake Forest.

The two teams split a doubleheader Saturday with Duke winning game one, 8-1, and the Demon Deacons rebounding for a 5-3 win in game two.

Duke is 10-6 (1-2 ACC).



Karissa Hamilton

The Shelbyville graduate had a pinch-hit single Sunday for Kentucky in a 5-0 victory at Missouri. The Wildcats swept the weekend series to improve to 16-5-1 this season.

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