LOCAL SPORTS: Athenian golf, boys track pick up wins


Athenian track and field splits three-way

The Crawfordsville track and field teams competed against Benton Central and North Vermillion on Monday night.

The Athenian boys won the meet with a score of 93, while the girls were second with 54.

On the girls side, the Athenians won the 4X100 meter relay. In the field Shea Williamson won the long jump with a mark of 14-feet-6.5-inches.

On the boys side, the 4X800 meter relay team won with a time of 8:58.82, while the 4X100 meter relay team won in 55.24 seconds, and the 4X400 meter relay team won in 3:50.39.

In the field, Nate Schroeter swept the shot put and discus. Schroeter threw the shot put 43-feet-4-inches, and the discus 134-feet-3-inches. Ty Lynas won the high jump with a leap of 5-feet-8-inches, while Keegan Alsman won the pole vault with a mark of 7-feet-6-inches. 

Lynas also won the 110 hurdles in 15.88 seconds, while Ziair Morgan won the 100 meter dash in 12.27 seconds and Hunter Hutchison the mile-run in 5:11.47. Hutchison also won the two-mile run in 11:09.35, while Arthur Ruano won the 800 meter run in 2:15.43.

Athenians beat Cougars on links

The Crawfordsville boys’ golf team defeated North Putnam 187-229 at Twin Bridges on Monday night.

Landon Timmons led the Athenians and was the meet medalist with a low score of 42. Luke Ranard shot a 43, Braxton Smith a 49, and Landon Hurt a 53. Hayden Jeffries fired a 54, Thomas Bowling a 55, and Marshall Horton a 61.

“A good performance on a tough course,” Crawfordsville coach Tom Perkins said. “Landon Timmons broke out of his slump and hit the ball well. Still looking for consistency, but overall, we’re heading the right direction. We’ll be ready fir the big meets coming up.

Mounties fall to Stars

The Southmont girls’ tennis team dropped a Sagamore Conference match 4-1 to Western Boone on Monday night.

Dori Frederick and Bailey Barker picked up the lone win for the Mounties 3-6, 7-6(8-3), 6-2 at No. 2 doubles. Megan Scheidler and Marley Jones fell 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 at No. 1 doubles.

Mallory Murphy lost 6-0, 6-2 at No. 1 singles, while Hanna Long lost 6-3, 6-1 at No. 2 singles, and Madison Murphy 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3 singles.


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