Local sports roundup – September 27


Sectional pairings announced

The 2016 Seymour Sectional pairings were released Monday night.

On Wednesday, Scottsburg and Trinity Lutheran will open play against Scottsburg.

Brownstown Central and Seymour will square off Thursday, and Austin will face the the winner of Wednesday’s match that day.

The championship match is scheduled for Friday afternoon.

All matches will start at 4:45 p.m., and Saturday will serve as a makeup date.

Eagles top Braves


Brownstown Central concluded their regular season with a 3-2 loss at sectional foe Austin on Monday.

At No. 2 singles, the Braves’ Ethan Carlin topped Austin’s Joseph Smith 6-1, 6-2.

The other Brownstown win came at No. 3 singles, with Ethan Wischmeier besting Cameron McNeely 6-2, 6-4.

The No. 1 doubles team of Sy Zickler and Sam Hoff just fell short in a 6-7 (10), 6-3, 7-6 (8) loss to the Eagles’ Tanner Craig and Drew Buhr.

In the No. 1 singles spot, Austin’s Brison Turner bested Luke Cobb 6-2, 6-0.

Jacob Watts and Trevor Johnson won 6-0, 6-1 against the Braves’ Gunnar Zickler and Jackson Lahrman.

Brownstown Central carries an 8-7 record into the postseason.


Cougars tie on the road


Trinity Lutheran and Southwestern (Hanover) remained deadlocked at 1-1 by the end of regulation on Monday.

In the second half, Trinity’s Kirstin Hoene scored on a direct kick after teammate Macy Taylor was fouled outside of the box.

In goal, Lexi Keller collected nine saves for the Cougars.

On Thursday, Trinity Lutheran (2-11-1) will travel to Indianapolis Lutheran.

Owls blank Cubs


Seymour earned their fifth shutout of the season with a 3-0 Hoosier Hills Conference victory against Madison on Monday.

Freshmen Mia Schrader, Aidan Hiester and junior Bailey Lewis tallied the Owls’ scores.

Assists were credited to Bailey Lykins and Katie O’Mara.

The Owls’ defensive unit held strong, as Rachel Collett didn’t need to make a save in the contest.

Seymour (8-5-2, 2-2-2 HHC) hosts Columbus East on Thursday in another conference contest.


Tigers drop SAC contest


Crothersville fell to Henryville 25-13, 25-10, 25-8 in a Southern Athletic Conference match on Monday.

As a team, the Tigers finished 21-for-29 with four kills and made 23 of 30 serves with an ace.

CHS’ Maddie Riley had five hits with a pair of kills and converted all five serves with the ace.

Crothersville (4-13, 0-2 SAC) will host Jackson County rivals Medora on Thursday.

Cougars drop Twisters

Trinity Lutheran took a 25-14, 25-3, 25-11 straight-set win againstĀ  Oldenburg Academy on Monday.

Hailley Peters pounded 13 hits with 10 kills while teammate Sydney Stahl made all 10 hit attempts behind three kills.

Serving, Stahl was 16-for-16 and Peters finished 18 of 18.

Trinity Lutheran (9-12) plays at Lanesville today.