Cougar tennis takes down WHS
ELNORA – North Daviess (8-1) got back to playing tennis at Tony Steele Courts after eleven days off and dealt visiting Washington a 5-0 defeat.
Jaylen Mullen beat Jayden Meredith 6-0, 6-0 at one singles while Devin Collins took out Eli Parsons 6-0, 6-2 at the two spot. Brooks Helms won his match 6-1, 6-2 against Ryan Emmick at the third singles position.
At No. 1 doubles, the Cougars Markus Britton/Colin Kemp barely remained unbeaten as they knocked off Caleb Armstrong/Jalyn Rook by a 6-3, 1-6, 10-2 score in a third set super tie-break affair. At two dubs, the duo of Brecklin Byrer/Cam Sassano chopped the Hatchets’ Alex Myers/Eli Newberry by the final tally of 6-0, 6-1.
The Cougars have several re-scheduled matches coming up later in the week at home as Barr-Reeve, Linton, and Loogootee will face off at ND.
B-R moves to 11-1
MONTGOMERY – The Barr-Reeve tennis team won their match at home against Wood Memorial on Monday night 5-0 to go 11-1 on the season. The Vikings lost just two games during the entire match.
At No. 1, Kayden Graber beat Alton Falls 6-0, 6-0, Hagen Knepp beat Carter Miller 6-1, 6-0, and at No. 3, Donnie Miller beat Lucas Gress, 6-0, 6-0.
In doubles, Ethan Stoll and Robert Hostetler beat Anthony Gress and Carter Lee, 6-0, 6-1, while Kylan Lengacher and Brody Swartzentruber beat Lathan Maikranz and Gentry Clark, 6-0, 6-0.
Lady Hatchets defeat Tell City
TELL CITY – The Washington Lady Hatchets picked up a victory on Monday with 3-2 win over conference foe Tell City.
“We came out sluggish and Tell City finished a goal on a misjudgment on our back line and keeper. Izzie Howell came back and hit a beautiful outside left foot shot that went in. Tell city came back and scored one more before the end of first half. We came out and Emma Dant scored off of an assist from Chloe Browning. We then played two 7-minute overtimes and Howell finished another left foot outside shot,” said coach Madi Lee.
“We definitely dominated the whole game we just could not get it in the back of the net tonight.”
Hatchets fall to Gibson Southern, 2-1
HAUBSTAUT – The Washington Hatchets boys soccer team fell to Gibson Southern on Tuesday, 2-1 in a PAC match.
“The boys played great but came up a little short against a very good team. Nate Strange scored our goal with an assist from Chris Meredith,” said WHS coach Evan Stoll.
“We are back in action on Thursday when we host Boonville at the Sports Complex. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. with our annual Cancer Night ceremony will be taking place beforehand.”
LHS VB downs Rivet
Loogootee varsity Volleyball defeated Vincennes Rivet 25-19, 25-20, 25-16 to move 11-3, 2-0 in conference.
Grace Lingenfelter led with 16 serving points, while Jocelyn Strange had 13. Strange added six aces, while Haylie Mathies had 13 kills, Ashlynn Gilbert and Sydnee Wittmer had six each. Mallorie Sutton had two blocks, while Kylie VanHoy posted 19 assists, Brooklyn Summers had 11. Jocelyn Strange added 11 digs, Grace Lingenfelter had 9, Kylie VanHoy and Kyleigh Courter had 8.
Loogootee JV and varsity play at North Knox Thursday, Sept 16 at 6 p.m.
LHS netters beat Lincoln
VINCENNES – The 11-0 Loogootee High School tennis team added a 5-0 win over Lincoln on Tuesday
At No. 1, Koen Waggner defeated David Wilson 6-4, 6-1, Leighton Jeffers beat Parker Dugan, 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2, and Brandon Bledsoe defeated Calvin Carmean, 6-2, 6-3.
In doubles, Luke Nonte/Peyton Bledsoe defeated Landon Altstadt/Ethan Jones, 7-6 (6), 6-2, while Rory Tippery/Drew Walker a win over Cayden McCrary/Gus McCrary, 6-0, 6-2.
The JV also picked up a 3-2 win.
“Overall, we weren’t as sharp as I would have liked, but It is always great to get a win on Senior Night. Our four Seniors, Luke Nonte, Jacob Lengacher, Rory Tippery, and Reece Tippery have been through a lot these four years and last couple of years in particular. They have shown great leadership and know we need to continue to improve if we are going to win sectional and advance in the postseason,” said coach Mike Tippery.
Vikes add home win
MONTGOMERY – The Barr-Reeve tennis team won their match at home against White River Valley on Tuesday night 5-0 to go 12-1 on the season.
Kayden Graber beat Conner Banning 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1, Hagen Knepp beat Dylan Moody, 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2, while Donnie Miller won by default.
In doubles, Ethan Stoll and Robert Hostetler beat Luke Powers and Jaden Wadhwan, 6-2, 6-0, and the team of Kylan Lengacher and Brody Swartzentruber beat Drew Wade and Eli Noel, 6-0, 6-0.
ND downs TH South
TERRE HAUTE – North Daviess scheduled Terre Haute South for the first time and pulled a close 3-2 win on Tuesday versus the host Braves.
Jaylen Mullen won 6-2, 6-1 at one singles while Brooks Helms took his match 6-1, 6-1 at the three spot. ND’s two doubles Breck Byrer/Cam Sassano got the clinching point with a 6-3, 6-3 victory. At one doubles, Markus Britton/Colin Kemp dropped their first match of the fall as they were beaten 3-6, 6-7 (3). Devin Collins lost at two singles in a third set super-tiebreaker; his scores were 7-6 (5), 0-6, 5-10.
The Cougars (9-1) host Barr-Reeve, Linton, and Loogootee in their next three matches.
Lady Hatchets take second
PRINCETON – The Lady Hatchet Golf team traveled to the Princeton Country club for a tri-meet with Princeton and Gibson Southern. Hatchets were 2nd with a team score of 211. Senior Kenli Barber lead the team with a 48. Channey Clark added 50, Madi Dalton posted a 55, Paige Byrd had a 58, and Maddie Jones shot 63 to round out the Hatchets’ scores.
The Hatchets have one more home match this Thursday before heading to Sectional this Saturday at High Pointe Country Club in Bicknell.