Prep Roundup: Class 4A No. 6 Marauders win fourth straight match


FAIRLAND — The Mt. Vernon volleyball team made it four straight on Wednesday night.

Ranked sixth in Class 4A, the Marauders swept past host Triton Central, 3-0, by set scores of 25-15, 25-23, 25-13, to win their fourth consecutive match and improve to 17-3 on the season.

Senior Cecilia Bulmahn had 22 kills and 11 digs. Abby Herman had nine service aces and nine digs. Libby Gee-Weiler had 16 digs, while Delaney Bowser added 14. Setter Rylee Ugen had 43 assists and a block.

Meredith Hohnbaum and Macy Lyons added eight kills each.

The Marauders traveled to Lawrence North on Thursday and return home on Tuesday against Fishers.

Cougars fall to Tigers

The Greenfield-Central volleyball team lost to defending state champion Yorktown on the road Wednesday night.

The host Tigers won the match in straights sets, 25-11, 25-14, 25-11.

The Cougars are now 4-13 on the season and 1-4 in the HHC.

Greenfield-Central returns to the court on Monday at home against Southport.

Girls Soccer

Dragons rally past Arabians

The New Palestine girls soccer team battled the rain, wind and cold weather conditions on Wednesday night to upend rival Pendleton Heights 2-1.

The win improved the Dragons season record to 9-4 overall and 5-1 in Hoosier Heritage Conference play.

The Dragons rallied with two goals in the closing minutes to beat the Arabians, who are now 5-1 in the HHC.

The two teams battled throughout the evening, but neither could find the net until the final 10 minutes, when Pendleton Heights scored on a 20-yard free kick.

The Dragons rallied afterwards. Tylar Whitaker played a through ball to McKenzie Davis, who buried the shot to tie the game at 1-1 with seven minutes left.

A minute and a half later, Anna Luker collected a ball that bounced off an Arabians defender and put it away for the game-winner.

The Dragons return to the pitch on Monday at home for their final HHC game of the season against Shelbyville.