By Josh Brown
TROY — Troy’s Holden Scribner had an outstanding week last week for the Trojan boys golf team, shooting 37s three straight matches.
The junior began this week even better.
Scribner shot a 2-under 32 Monday afternoon at Troy Country Club, leading the Trojans to a 152-165 victory over visiting Northmont in Troy’s low nine-hole round of the season.
The 32 by Scribner was also the second-lowest individual performance during coach Mark Evilsizor’s tenure with the team, topped only by a 31 by Troy Moore. It was also the fifth time Scribner had either won or tied for medalist honors in Troy’s (4-1) five dual matches this season.
“He was extremely impressive today,” Evilsizor said of Scribner. “He went 2-under over the last four holes, didn’t have a bogey on the day. He just had a tremendous day.”
Nate Uhlenbrock was close behind with a 2-over 36, Zac Collin and Nathan Henderson both shot 42s, Travis Bertram added a 44 and Connor Stoltz shot a 49.
“Nate Uhlenbrock posted another solid score, and this was Nathan Henderson’s best round of the year,” Evilsizor said. “Overall, it was an extremely solid round.”
Troy hosts Greater Western Ohio Conference American North Division rival Butler Thursday at Miami Shores.
TC North 204
ARCANUM — Newton’s Chet Jamison shot a 40 for medalist honors Monday at Beechwood Golf Course, leading the Indians past Cross County Conference foe Tri-County North 176-204.
Kleyson Wehrley shot 44, Garrett Peters and Nate Zielinski both shot 46, Ross Ferrell shot 47 and Mitchell Montgomery shot 51 for Newton.
Miami East 196,
ARCANUM — The Miami East Vikings participated in the Tri-Village Invitational Saturday at Beechwood Golf Course, with the back nine serving as the team’s head-to-head Cross County Conference dual matchup against the host Patriots. The Vikings ended up defeating Tri-Village 196-214.
Zac Johnson led Miami East with a 45, Austin Parsons shot 49, Sam Zapadaka shot 50, Cooper Elleman shot 52 and Tyler Fetters and Keegan Mahaney both shot 53.
TV South 172,
PIQUA — Covington struggled against Twin Valley South Monday in Cross County Conference action at Echo Hills, falling 172-187.
Andrew Slusher shot 39 for the Buccaneers, Grant Humphrey shot 47, Thomas Kuether shot 50, Dylan Lucas shot 51, Jack Shell shot 58 and Hunter Alexander shot 59.
* Girls Golf
BEAVERCREEK — Tippecanoe’s girls golf team played through the rain Monday afternoon at Beavercreek Golf Course, defeating the host Beavers 193-208.
Marissa Miller shot 44, Taylor Hudson shot 45 and Mandi Kreinbrink shot a personal-best 46 to lead the Red Devils. Sydney Lange and Addi Richardson added 58s and Bridgett Dahlinghaus shot a 77.
Tippecanoe plays in the LCC Invitational Saturday at Lost Creek.
TROY — The Troy tennis team’s undefeated run to begin the season came to an end after five victories Monday, as visiting Miamisburg defeated the Trojans 4-1 to drop them the 5-1 overall on the year.
Troy’s win came at first doubles, where Jackie Fulker and Hailey Taylor defeated Alexis Taylor and Abbie Campbell 7-6 (5), 6-3.
At first singles, Katie Sherrick lost to Mikenzie Hindenberg 6-0, 6-2. At second singles, Emma Kazmaier lost to Catherine Raj 6-0, 6-2. At third singles, Mackenzie Nosker lost to Mansi Patel 6-2, 6-1. At second doubles, Cady Rhea and Kit Wolke lost to Cassie Wright and Kate Denghkety 6-1, 6-4.
“Jackie and Hailey continued playing well together at first doubles, pulling out our only win,” Troy coach Mark Goldner said.
KETTERING — Tippecanoe faced a tough Fairmont team on the road Monday afternoon, falling 4-1 to drop to the .500 mark at 3-3 on the season.
Amelia Zweizig collected the Red Devils’ lone win at first singles, winning 6-1, 6-2.
At second singles, Dakota Schroeder lost 6-4, 6-2. At third singles, Sophia McDowell lost 6-3, 6-1. At first doubles, Jordan Jones and Claire Wint lost 6-3, 6-0. At second doubles, Tasha Bruner and Annie Livesay lost 6-1, 6-3.
SIDNEY — Lehman fell to 0-6 on the season Monday, losing 4-1 against Sidney.
At second singles, Sarah Gibson earned Lehman’s lone win, 6-1, 6-1.
At first singles, Claire Larger lost 6-2, 5-7, 6-1. At third singles, Melanie Brunner lost 6-2, 6-4. At first doubles, Alex Read and Angela Brunner lost 6-3, 7-5. At second doubles, Ann Pennaparra and Kiera Burns lost 6-3, 6-1.
“Kudos to Sidney,” Lehman coach Tim Ungericht said. “They played solid at doubles and got big wins at first and third singles. We beat them in our preseason scrimmage and they reversed that tonight. Our kids continue to fight hard.
“Claire (Larger) had a nice comeback from 5-4 down in the second set to push it to a third set and it was the best match “Melanie (Brunner) has played well at third singles the whole season. Sarah (Gibson) had a convincing win against a good player at second singles and first doubles came back from 5-2 down to almost get the second set.”
* Boys Soccer
Kenton Ridge 0
SPRINGFIELD — Neither the Bethel boys soccer team nor Kenton Ridge could find a way to put one home Monday night, with the Bees and Cougars battling to a 0-0 draw.
“This was a tough game, as it always seems to be anytime we go to play at Kenton Ridge,” Bethel coach Bob Hamlin said. “I thought we passed the ball well in the middle of the field, but we just had problems in the final third to either make the correct pass or the proper run into space. We got 21 shots off and 16 were on goal — but just a few were dangerous.
“Early in the game, we left a couple on the doorstep that you have to put away that might open up the game.”
Bethel’s Alex van Haaren made six saves on the night to post his second shutout of the year and preserve the tie.
Bethe travels to Athletes in Action Saturday to take on Tree of Life.
* Girls Soccer
CENTERVILLE — Two games into the season, and the Troy girls soccer team already faced arguably the best team it will see all year.
The Trojans (1-1) traveled to Centerville Monday night to take on the unbeaten Elks — who also knocked the Trojans out of last year’s postseason in the sectional title game. In the end, the Elks proved to be too much in a 6-0 loss.
Troy travels to Stebbins Wednesday before returning home to take on West Carrollton Saturday.
Other scores: Tippecanoe at Northmont was postponed by lightning and rescheduled at 6 p.m. Oct. 2. Piqua led Bethel 3-0 when the game was suspended due to lightning and to be finished at a later date.
COVINGTON — The Covington volleyball team hosted its home opener Monday night, facing its third straight perennial tournament powerhouse to open the season in Anna. In the end, the Rockets swept the Buccaneers (0-3) 25-12, 25-7, 25-8.
“They used a balanced attack, and we committed too many unforced errors to deserve a win,” Covington coach Lonnie Cain said. “We were very inefficient from the service line, which was disappointing, and the defense was a step too slow all evening.
“We can turn things around — but it will take more desire and effort on the court.”
BRADFORD — Bradford dropped a close first set to visiting Cedarville Monday night, but the Indians finished off a sweep from there, defeating the Railroaders 25-22, 25-8, 25-14.
Bianca Keener had five kills, an ace and a block, Cassie Mead had two kills and an ace and Macie Reck had 16 digs for Bradford (0-7), which travels to Arcanum Thursday.
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