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Triton Central tennis swings past Shelbyville

The Shelbyville and Triton Central tennis teams prepare for their meet on Monday. The Tigers defeated the Golden Bears 5-0.

By KRIS MILLS - kmills@shelbynews.com

The Triton Central tennis team earned a 5-0 win over Shelbyville on Monday in chilly conditions.

At No. 1 singles, Hannah Duncan defeated Daniela Joseph, 6-2, 6-3, while Rose Wilfong defeated Corinna Jones, 6-4, 7-6 (5) at No. 2 singles. Abi Eck completed the singles sweep for the Tigers with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-1 win over Grace Coomes.

In doubles play, Maya Chandler and Rylie Stephens defeated Sam and Alex Watson, 6-7, 6-4, 10-3 in another close match. Amelia Hough and Colleen Sanders completed the sweep with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Addison Mummert and Mckenzie McKay.

Yellow Jackets get past Mohawks

The Morristown tennis team earned a 4-1 win over Waldron on Monday.

At No. 1 singles, Kenzie Logan defeated Halley Huber, 6-0, 6-1, while Alayna Munson defeated Caroline Shaeffer, 6-2, 6-1 at No. 2 singles. At No. 3 singles, Patience Wood defeated Lily Sizemore, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 to complete the singles sweep for the Yellow Jackets.

At No. 1 doubles, Waldron secured its lone win. Emily Brinson and Amanda Brinson defeated Hailey Dunham and Brooklyn Langkabel, 6-3, 7-5. The Mohawks forfeited the No. 2 doubles match (not enough players).

Spartans win 4-1

The Southwestern tennis team picked up a 4-1 win over Eastern Hancock on Monday.

At No. 1 singles, Jenna Kuntz defeated Chelsi McMahan, 6-3, 6-1, while Hailey Bowman defeated Valentina Brooks, 6-2, 6-3 at No. 2 singles. Sydney Ebersold fell at No. 3 singles for the Spartans.

In doubles play, Talice Releke and Lenesha Smith defeated their opponents, 2-6, 7-5, 6-4 at No. 1. At No. 2 doubles, Abby Marshall and Emma Engel defeated their opponents 7-5, 6-2.

Morristown finishes in third

The Morristown boys track and field team competed against North Decatur and Oldenburg on Monday. The team finished third overall with 36 points, while Oldenburg won the meet with 62 points. North Decatur was second with 59 points.

First-place finishers for the Yellow Jackets were Noah Linville in the shot put, Matty Livezey in the high jump, Trevon Carlton in the long jump and the 200-meter dash and Austin Schonfeld in the 100.

Waldron handles Tindley

The Waldron softball team defeated Tindley 19-6 Monday.

Kearston Whitten led the Mohawks on the mound with 10 strikeouts.

Erika Huntsman, Molly Benson and Amanda Brinson paced Waldron, which finished with 16 total hits, with three hits each.

Morristown tops Herron

The Morristown softball team earned its first win of the season with a 14-4, five-inning victory over visiting Herron Monday.

Jennifer Whitney picked up the win on the mound for the Yellow Jackets. She allowed four runs on two hits and four walks while striking out five. Whitney was also productive at the plate, going 2-for-4 with two RBIs and three runs scored. Keagan Herzog had two RBIs, while Lexie New plated two with a double. Lily Baker finished with two RBIs off a single.

Shade Bridgford came across home twice, had a double and collected an RBI. Alyssa Guffey added a single and scored twice. Kat Parker and Emily Hardwick each scored once.

Columbus East shoots past Shelbyville

The Shelbyville golf team had a strong showing against Columbus East at Otter Creek in Columbus Monday. Shelbyville finished with a 191 for second, however, while Columbus East shot a 175.

Avery Foist earned medalist honors for the Olympians with a round of 39.

Justin Glessner and Bryce Asher led the Golden Bears -- both shot 46.

Braden McLane was close behind with a round of 49, while Evan Phares and Noah Dusenberry each shot 50.

Also for Shelbyville, Matt Bunton finished with a 60, Ethan Apsley a 62 and Garet Skaggs a 67.

Waldron falls to New Castle

The Waldron baseball team fell to New Castle on Monday, 13-0.

The team is 2-1 and plays again at home Thursday against Southwestern.

Yellow Jackets lose in five

The Morristown baseball team lost its contest against North Decatur on Monday, 5-0. The game was called after five innings due to poor weather conditions.

Daniel Brenneman took the loss on the mound for the Yellow Jackets.