Roundup: Seneca sweeps six-team track meet
Seneca swept a six-team home track and field meet that included Aurora Christian, Flanagan, Lisle, Marquette and Wilmington on Tuesday, piling up 258 points and another 238 in the boys meet.
The Fighting Irish winners were Lexi Wilkinson in the 100 hurdles (17.62) and the triple jump (33-8.5), Emily Woods in the long jump (15-10.5), Eva Bruno in the 800 (2:42.15), Caroline Collet in the 3,200 (12:52.00), Shawna Goins in the shot put (34-2.0), Mickey Juricic in the pole vault (8-6), Clare Ross in the discus (94-7), Cora Wilkinson in the 300 hurdles (52.50), the 4x800 relay team (11.06.58) and the 4x400 relay team (4:47.31).
Seneca’s boys had two double winners – Tommy Lovett in the 100 hurdles (15.84) and the 200 (23.65) and Ross McCormick in the 3,200 (10:12) and the 800 (2:09). Other Fighting Irish first-place finishers were James Bowen in the 200 hurdles (45.56), Carter Gallick in the 400 (57.28), Trevin Seul in the pole vault (11-6), Alex Thornly in the long jump (12-2.5) and their 4x800 (8:16.17) and 4x200 (1:28.22) relay teams.
Dwight sweeps: Dwight totaled 74∏ boys points and 59 girls points to take both ends of a four-team home meet Tuesday that included Fieldcrest, Peotone and Serena.
Boys winners for Dwight were Gus Rieke in the shot put (43-6) and the discus (112-7.5), Michael Bennett in the 200 (2:31.84), Max Fransen in the 1,600 (4:58.55), Nathan Ruffatti in the 400 (1:55.98) and its relay teams in the 4x800 (9:08.79), the 4x100 (48.02), the 4x200 (1:27.99) and the 4x400 (3:51.68).
The Trojan winners were Daly Galloway in the 400 (1:04.81) and Dwight’s relay teams in the 4x800 (11:39.86), the 4x200 (2:13.08) and the 4x400 (4:32.27).
Morris girls finish third: At DeKalb on Tuesday, Morris had 42 points to finish behind both Sycamore and the hosts. Redskins winners were Katie Erickson, Jessica Webber, Becca McKee and Leona Burton in the 4x100 relay (53.7), Burton in the long jump (16-9.5) and Haleigh Knapp in the high jump (5-4).
Second-place Redskins were Maddie Davy, Maria Blanco, Kayla Cryder and Meghan Smith in the 4x800 relay (12:03.1), Destiny Cano, Malexa Farmer, Erielle Crump and Webber in the 4x200 (2:01.5), Burton in the 100 hurdles (19.4) and the 200 (27.6), Erickson in the 400 (1:09.8), Klaire Ferguson in the 300 hurdles (1:01.9) and McKee in the triple jump (31-10).
Coal City 19, Lisle 9, 6 inn.:
Emily Aichele went 4 for 5 with 3 RBIs and a run and was the winning pitcher, striking out 6, as Coal City scored 13 times in the bottom of the sixth. Leah Campos and Makenna Emerson had three hits each, and Taylor Meents, Abby Olsen and Carly Pavils had two hits each.
Seneca 7, Plano 6:
Jenni Nugent and Taylor Vandenberg had 3 hits each, and Pagie Hacker a two-run double Monday for Seneca. Rachel Sangston was the winning pitcher.
Somonauk 10, Newark 7:
Caroline Erickson, who doubled and had two RBIs, and Lexi Zeznanski each had two hits Tuesday for Newark (5-5, 5-3 Little Ten Conference). Newark had seven errors, and its pitchers walked nine.
Minooka 3, Plainfield South 0:
Mitch Vogrin pitched a three-hitter for the win Tuesday, walking one and striking out seven. Neal Tyrell doubled, and Tyler Desmarais and Cristian Sanchez both singled for the Indian offense.
Reed-Custer 6, Wilmington 3:
Brent Headrick (5-1) got the win in the resumption of a suspended game, striking out 11 for Reed-Custer.
Coal City 7, Lisle 5:
DJ Budde and Nate Chapman each had two hits, an RBI and a run. Nick Micetich drove in three Tuesday for the Coalers. Brad Littleton (5-2) went five innings, striking out seven for the win.
Lisle 8, Coal City 4:
Ricky Collins, Zach Spesia and Tom Youskevtch had 2 hits each for the Coalers in Monday’s series opener. Chapman (1-2) took the loss.
Manteno 13, Dwight 6, 5 inn.:
Ryan Gaston and Karsen Kopmann each doubled and singled, and Chris Peck homered Tuesday for Dwight. Owen Pulver (0-5) took the loss.
Manteno 12, Dwight 6:
Ryan Folkers, Gaston and losing pitcher Peter Hansen (1-1) all singled Monday for the Trojans.
Plano 14, Seneca 6:
Brant Baudino (two doubles) and Matt Houchin (three RBIs) had three hits each Tuesday for the Fighting Irish (6-13, 1-5 Interstate Eight), and Austin Applebee was 2 for 3 with a double. The losing pitcher was Hunter Simon.
Somonauk 9, Newark 0:
Kendall Endres went 2 for 2 Monday for Newark. Kevin Klock was the losing pitcher.
Sycamore 12, Morris 2:
Anthony Mare hit safely twice and scored, and Shane McTague doubled Monday for the Redskins.
Coal City 1, Wilmington 0:
Brittany Jezik scored the only goal Tuesday, her team-high third on the season, for Coal City (4-1, 3-1 Interstate Eight). Britta Spelde made five saves in net.
Minooka 6, Plainfield North 1:
Minooka (7-3, 3-0 Southwest Prairie) swept singles play Tuesday, getting wins from David Kohler at No. 1, 1-6, 6-0, 6-3, Ryan Bozue at No. 2, 6-0, 6-0, and Andrew Zurawski at No. 3, 6-1, 6-1. Winning doubles tandems consisted of Caleb Froidoeur and Dane Christensen at No. 1, 6-1, 6-4, Cody Bresnahan and Mike Cappel at No. 3, 6-0, 6-4, and Josh Sutton and Nick Miller at No. 4, 6-2, 6-3.