Riverview eighth grade boys defeat pair on track

The Riverview Middle School eighth grade boys' track team defeated Bluffton Harrison and Adams Central in a three-way meet at Bluffton on Thursday, April 29.

The Raiders totaled 52.5 points, while Bluffton netted 46 and Adams Central had 38.

Dan Jacobs had two first-place wins for Riverview, in the high jump and 400-meter dash. Riley Velez took the discus and shot put.


Huntington Heat place second at Warsaw tourney

The Huntington Heat 11U baseball team placed second at the BP Spring Challenge at the CCAC Sports Complex in Warsaw on April 17-18.

The Heat went 4-2 for the tournament. The team defeated the Michiana Scrappers 5-1, but then lost to the Leo Storm 3-2. After the loss, Huntington proceeded to beat the Indiana Rebels 6-2, Harris Gold 10-5 and the Crown Point Dogs 9-3.

The Heat then fell to Leo 5-2 in the championship game.
Huntington's second-place performance earned the team a spot in the BPA World Series in July at Warsaw.

Bluffton tops Lady Viking netgirls

Getting its lone win at second doubles, the Huntington North Hgih School girls' tennis team lost to visiting Bluffton 1-4.

Jericho Parrett and Lisa Daronatsy were the lone bright spot for HNHS, beating Mykayla Rodenbeck and Allison Williams 6-2, 6-2.

At first singles, Taryn Wuensch lost to Kara Fichter 0-6, 0-6, and Abby Berry at second singles fell to Amy Baker, 2-6, 6-7. Felecia Alderman at No. 3 singles was a 1-6, 3-6 victim of Megan Evans.

HNHS JV softball team beats up on Northrop

The Huntington North High School junior varsity softball team beat up on visiting Northrop 8-1 on Thursday, April 29.

Shelby Bradford and Marcia Brown each had two hits for HNHS, and Brown knocked in three runs as well.

Allison Bucher got the mond victory with a complete game, seven-strikeout effort.

HNHS improved to 8-1 on the season.


DeKalb scores three in seventh to rally past Lady Vikes

Host DeKalb scored three runs in the seventh inning to rally past the Huntington North High School softball team 3-2 on Thursday, April 29.

A double by Audrey Hiner, a single by Morgan Broderick and a triple by Alyssa Grabner in the fourth inning gave HNHS a 2-0 lead, which Maureen Lund made stand up until the final frame.

Broderick went 3 for 3 with an RBI and Hiner fin-ished tith two hits to pace the attack for HNHS, 6-4.

Lund had seven strikeouts for the contest.


Vikings fall to Squires in eight innings, 10-9

Host Manchester pushed across a run in the eighth inning to defeat the Huntington North High School baseball team, 10-9, on Thursday, April 29.

The Vikings, 10-4, scored three runs in the fourth in-ning to knot the score at 7-7 before both teams scored a pair of runs in the sixth inning. Manchjester hurler Brady Miller then blanked the Vikings until the hosts could get the winning run.

HNHS junior varsity softball team rolls over Concordia

Continuing its winning ways, the Huntington North High School girls' junior varsity softball team rolled over host Concordia 12-5 on Wednesday, April 28.

The Lady Vikings, now 7-1, were led by pitcher Allison Bucher, who had the win for the day.

At the plate, Marisa Kitt was 3 for 3, Kimberly Truax was 2 for 4 and had a triple, Melissa Rudical went 3 for 4 and Kayleigh Daniels was 2 for 4.


Cable's twin wins pull HU men's tennis team close in loss to Defiance

Matt Cable won both his singles and doubles matches to lead the Huntington University men's tennis team as it was edged by visiting Defiance College 4-5.

Cable won at No. 5 singles, 6-2, 6-1 and teamed up with Keaton McDonald at No. 3 doubles to defeat their opponents 8-2.

Other HU singles wins were had by Gonzalo Vivas at No. 1, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1; and Paul Hageman at No. 6, 6-2, 6-2.


HNHS girls' tennis team loses to Norwell

Huntington North High School's girls' varsity tennis team took a 1-4 loss to visiting Norwell on Wednesday, April 28.

The duo of Jericho Parrett and Brittany Stephan had the only win for Huntington North at No. 2 doubles, defeating Addie Williams and Sophie Gerber 6-1, 6-2.

The Lady Vikings' other doubles team, Kourtney Brubaker and Stephanie Goebbert, lost 3-6, 3-6 to Lindsay Dahn and Eden Chaney at No. 1 doubles.

Bll State drubs HU baseball team, 18-1

The Huntington University baseball team was drubbed 18-1 loss bu NCAA Division I Ball State University in an out-of-conference game on Wednesday, April 28, at Ball State.

BSU opened the match by scoring six runs in each of the first two innings to lead 12-0 by the end of the second. By the fourth, Ball State was sitting on a 15-0 lead.

Eric Schultz's home run over the right field wall was the only Huntington score of the day, as the Cardinals would knock down three more runs before the end of the game.


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