Courierarea Sports Shorts - April 11, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014 11:00 AM
- The Madison Spring Sprint took place last Saturday.
Top runners in the sprint included: Justin McKay, first, 21.30; Isaiah Nay, second, 23.04; Trevor Smith, Matt Barron, fourth, 23.59; Brian Bradford, fifth, 24.22; Gabrielle Nay, sixth, 24.31; Joy Barron, seventh, 25.26; Mya Nay, eighth, 25.44; Sadie Nay, ninth, 26.55; Hannah Shaffer, 10th, 27.43.
Top dogs in the competition were: Ty, Great Dane, first, 30.19; Abby, Golden Retriever, second, 35.29; Brownie, Pit Bull Terrier, third, 41.46; Cooper, Labrador Retriever, fourth, time not recorded; Goofus, Golendoodle, fifth, time not recorded; Duke, German Shepherd, sixth, 56.47; Riley, Australian Shepherd, seventh, 1:01.54.
- The Madison High School Booster Club will hold its next meeting on Thursday, April 17.
The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the high school conference room. The meeting is open to the public.
- Three Hanover College athletes have been honored by the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference as players of the week.
Matt Newman, a junior from Bloomington, picked up the award for baseball hitter. The infielder finished 9-of-14 (.643) at the plate with four runs scored, four doubles, a home run, five RBIs, and two walks as the Panthers beat Transylvania and dropped a series to Bluffton.
Robert Bader, a senior from Louisville, picked up the honor in men's golf. Bader fired back-to-back rounds of 70 to finish with a school-record four under par 140 at the Hanover Invitational. The victory was Bader's second in a row at the event as Hanover totaled a school-record 596 at the 36-hole event.
Nick Hermes, a junior from Grayslake, Ill., won the award in men's lacrosse. The attacker scored four goals with a single-game record seven assists in Hanover's 21-0 win over Defiance. In that match, Hermes also set a Hanover single-season record with his 35th goal. He capped the week with one goal in the Panthers' 9-8 overtime win over Elmhurst.
- Shawe's junior varsity tennis team split a pair of matches at Milan on Tuesday in the Hilltoppers' season opener.
The doubles team of McKay Burdette and McKenzie Ott defeated Ashley Cavins and Becca Moore 8-2. Megan Whitman lost 8-1 to Faith Bentle in singles.
On Thursday, Shawe split a pair of matches with Jennings County at home.
McKay Burdette and Megan Whitman defeated Megan Burton and Brittany Thill 8-1 in doubles. McKenzie Ott lost to Linnea Chilma 9-8 (7-3) in singles.
Shawe visits Madison on Saturday.
- Former Carroll County golf standout Quincy Hogan competed in the RedHawk Spring Classic in Athens, Ala., on Tuesday for Cumberland University.
Hogan, a sophomore, shot a 92-88 to tie for 24th. Only three players competed for Cumberland in the match.
Cumberland's next match will be the Mid-South Conference Championships on April 21-23 in Bardstown, Ky.
- Winners from Lide White Boys and Girls Club Little League Wrestling:
Monday, March 31
Rock Star Fitness/ Wimpee Warriors Hawkeyes - Kyle Pettit, Kingdon Davis, Abraham Reyes, Garrett Gatke, Marshall Davis, Izik Roberts, Merced Reyes, Peyton Stewart, Isiah Newman, Elijah Stewart, Hunter Richards and Myles Moon.
Burris Electric & Plumbing/ Midwest Tube Manufacturing Cowboys - Elijah Norman, Braedon Spears, Uriah McGillan, Isiaiah Cox, Aidan Tripplett, Austin Jenkins, Bricen Spears, Joshua Thomas, Van Skinner and Austin Chandler.
Youth Are Our Future/Springleaf Financial Lady Black Cats - Dakota Richards, Kyah Godwin, Kylie Smith, Rayme Dean, Amelia Galbreath, Makayla Scheuerman, Kadance Godwin, Paige Mullins and Macie Fennig.
Madison Precision Products/Red Pepper, Red Peppermint, Red Pepperoni Pacers - Gabriel Rose, Cody Wallace, Michael Stanton, Peyton Richards, Ethan Rose, Wylden Washnock, Ashton Purvis, Weston Bolton.
Staples/JCPenney Rebels 2 - Branson Cline, Clifton Hendrickson, Daylan Konkle, Jakob Bachman, Elijah Green, Emitt Parker and Lucas Richards
Tuesday, April 1
Rock Star Fitness/ Wimpee Warriors Hawkeyes - Merced Reyes, Garrett Gatke, Baxter Baker, Hunter Richards, Aiden Hunt, Peyton Stewart, Abraham Reyes, Marshall Davis, Christian Lyons, Isaiah Newman, Brayden Richards, Kingdon Davis, Kyle Pettit and Elijah Stewart.
Pirtle Photography/Madison Chemical Company Rebels 1 - Keegan Gross, Abel Higham, Landon Gross, Joseph Goins, Michael Gross and Aiden Stydinger.
Madison Lions Club/American Family Insurance Golden Gophers - Bryce Stone, Jacob Stewart, Joseph Vester, Ashton Hartwell, Bryce Turner, Justice Stone, Dalton Berry, James Schafer, Brendon Bentz and Ayden Dempler.
Youth Are Our Future/Springleaf Financial Lady Black Cats - Riley Jines, Sammi Clark, Amelia Galbreath, Kylie Smith, Paige Mullins, Daisy Mullins and Makayla Scheuermann.
Madison Precision Products/Red Pepper, Red Peppermint, Red Pepperoni Pacers - Dakota Wallace, Michael Stanton, Cole Riley, Wylden Washnock, Ryan Stanton, Gabriel Rose, Ethan Rose, Dakota Richards, Ashton Purvis, Weston Bolton and Peyton Richards.
Thursday, April 3
Burris Electric & Plumbing/ Midwest Tube Manufacturing Cowboys - Elijah Norman, Braedon Spears, Uriah McGillan, Isiaiah Cox, Aidan Tripplett, Austin Jenkins, Bricen Spears, Joshua Thomas, Van Skinner, Grayson Hughes, Samuel McGillan, Zane Skinner, Griggs Carrigan and Austin Chandler.
Burris Electric & Plumbing/ Midwest Tube Manufacturing Cowboys - Bryer Clark, Griggs Carrigan, Austin Chandler, Van Skinner, Austin Jenkins, Braedon Spears, Aiden Tripplett, Samuel McGillan, Grayson Hughes, Zane Skinner, Izik Roberts and Bricen Spears
Staples/JCPenney Rebels 2 - Branson Cline, Brandon Smith, Elijah Green, Cohen Long, Elijah Konkle and Luke Storm
Pirtle Photography/Madison Chemical Company Rebels 1 - Tyler Hoskins, Julio Moreno, Abel Higham, Ayden Bogner, Derek Hoskins, Joseph Goins, Ayden Stydinger, Keegan Gross, Jacob Goins, Pagerick Giltner, Michael Gross and Landon Gross.
Madison Lions Club/American Family Insurance Golden Gophers - Bryce Stone, Joseph Vester, Ashton Hartwell, Bryce Turner, Dalton Berry, James Schafer, Brendon Bentz, Koleman Brown, Noah Foster, Chase Rowlett and Jace Walls.
Monday, April 7
Staples/JCPenney Rebels 2 - Cliffton Hendrickson, Cohen Long, Branson Cline, Brandon Smith, Daylan Konkle, Elijah Green and Branson Osbourne
Pirtle Photography/Madison Chemical Company Rebels 1 - Ayden Bogner, Joseph Goins, Michael Lichlyter, Keegan Gross, Abel Higham and Julio Moreno.
Madison Lions Club/American Family Insurance Golden Gophers - Koleman Brown, Ashton Hartwell, Landon Combs, Jace Walls, Noah Foster, Brendan Bentz, Gabriel Pedigo, Dalton Berry, Justice Stone, Bryce Turner, Bryce Stone and Jacob Stewart.
- The Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge is conducting a special two-day youth turkey hunt event on April 19-20.
The event will select 105 youth by drawing to attend a luncheon and workshop on April 19 from noon to 2 p.m. and participate in a one-day hunt on April 20. The youth must have a responsible adult as a guide but the youth will be the only one allowed to hunt.
To apply for the draw, send a post card with the youth's name and address to Big Oaks NWR, 1661 W JPG Niblo Rd., Madison, IN 47250.
- The Outdoor Women at Big Oaks event will be held on Saturday, June 7 from 7:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
The one-day event is designed for women to gain valuable outdoor skills and knowledge in an environment that encourages fun and success in the outdoors.
The event will take place at the Historic Old Timbers Lodge at the Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge. Registration forms are available at www.bigoaks.org or call (812) 273-0783.