Prep Wrap: 9/5September 5, 2019
From The Herald Staff Reports
The Jasper volleyball team improved to 6-3 on the season with a win over Big Eight Conference foe Mt. Vernon Tuesday night.
The Lady Wildcats earned the win in four sets, 25-23, 19-25, 25-17 and 25-20.
Reagan Egbert slammed down 13 kills in addition to 20 digs to pace Jasper.
Caroline Kaiser added nine kills, while Kate Green ran the offense as she handed out 31 assists.
Jasper plays takes on another conference foe on Thursday against Washington.
Northeast Dubois 3, Perry Central 0: Chloe Terwiske dished out 25 assists and served up four aces in the Lady Jeep’ straight set win on Tuesday, 25-17, 25-21 and 25-21.
Taylor Dodd (14) and Readan Knies (7) combined for 21 kills, while Mia Smith registered a team-high 15 digs in the win.
Heritage Hills 5, Forest Park 0: The Heritage Hills boys tennis team rolled to a 5-0 win over Forest Park on Tuesday.
The Patriots dropped just three sets the entire match.
At No. 1 singles, Josh Dellamuth defeated Landon Marks, 6-2, 6-3.
J.T. Smallwood breezed past Eli Cox, 6-1, 6-1 on the No. 2 singles court, while Kayden Bell needed a third set to slip past Brandon Andry, 6-2, 2-6, 6-1 at No. 3 singles.
The Patriots top tandem of Blake Sisley and Zach Weaver also needed a third set to knock off Caiden Persohn and Wes Stout, 5-7, 6-4, 6-3.
Josh Smith and Jacob Smith finished the match with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Tanner Berf and Bryson Partenheimer.
Barr-Reeve 5, Southridge 0: The Raiders ran into a buzzsaw on Tuesday as they could not muster a set in getting swept.
Austin Barkley won eight games at No. 1 singles against Brycen Graber but fell short, 7-5, 6-3.
The Raiders No. 1 doubles team lost their second set in a tiebreaker (7-4) to Aaron Wagler and Tommy Kidwell.
Prep Boys Soccer
Tell City 4, Forest Park 3: The Rangers were playing without their starting goalie but still nearly pulled off a win over their Pocket Athletic Conference foes.
Tell City raced out to an early 2-0 lead in the first four minutes of the match, including an opening goal in the first 10 seconds.
The Rangers bounced back and forced a tie at 2-2 and again at 3-all before the Marksmen netted the final tally late in the second half.
J.D. Kerber, Tyler Berger and Zach Hopf all scored for Forest Park.
“We dominated possession for most of the game, but the two early mistakes to start the game proved to be too much to overcome,” Rangers coach Mike Forester said.
Floyd Central 1, Jasper 0: The Highlanders scored in the 17’ and made the score hold up.
According to Wildcats coach Kyle Kendall, Jasper created opportunities to draw even in the second half but could not find the back of the net.
“We made some adjustments in the second half which allowed some added possessions, but we just could not break through with the equalizer,” the Jasper coach stated. “I thought our defense did a nice job of keeping us in the game.”
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