Culver baseball remains winless
BY VAL TSOUTSOURIS
Sports Editor, RTC
Culver 15, Culver Academy 14 (Wednesday): Abbi Kisela went 3 for 3 with an RBI, and Kaitlyn Kanschat had a hit and three RBIs as Culver came back from a 10-run deficit to stun Culver Academy Wednesday.
Culver trailed 13-3 after three innings and still trailed 14-9 after six before scoring six in the seventh.
Jane Wright had two hits and two RBIs, and Kaylee Hamilton had a single, a double and an RBI.
Luci Overmyer had a hit, three stolen bases and two RBIs, and Maegan Pearl had a hit and an RBI. Marissa Milam doubled, and A.J. Hinds singled.
Hinds, a sophomore, allowed 13 hits and nine earned runs in the circle for the win. She walked eight and struck out three.
The game featured 14 walks and five hit batters.
Culver 15, Culver Academy 14
Culver 210 420 6 – 15
Culver Academy 247 001 0 – 14
WP – A.J. Hinds (7 IP, 13 H, 14 R, 9 ER, 8 BB, 3 K)
2B – Marissa Milam (CUL), Kaylee Hamilton (CUL)
Caston 27, Culver 2 (5 innings, Tuesday): Caston bounced back after suffering their first loss against North Miami Monday to beat Culver and improve to 6-1 overall and 2-0 in the Hoosier North Tuesday.
Kinzie Mollenkopf had five hits, and Maddi Smith went 3 for 4.
Addison Zimpleman had a homer and a triple. Isabel Scales singled and tripled. Eillie Deming tripled and scored three times. Annie Harsh doubled and scored three times.
Layne Oliver and Macee Hinderlider had two hits each.
Mollenkopf also got the win in the circle. She didn’t allow a run after the first inning and struck out seven.
Caston led 22-2 after two innings.
Maegan Pearl had a single and a double for Culver. Sylvia Rodriquez, Kaylee Hamilton, Kaitlyn Kanschat and Luci Overmyer each had a single. Kanschat and Overmyer each had a single.
Caston 27, Culver 2 (5 innings)
Caston (13)90 23 – 27
Culver 200 00 – 2
WP – Kinzie Mollenkopf
LP – Kaleigh Fritch (4 IP, 21 H, 26 R, 11 ER, 3 BB, 2 K)
2B – Kinzie Mollenkopf (CAS), Annie Harsh (CAS), Maegan Pearl (CUL)
3B – Addison Zimpleman (CAS), Isabel Scales (CAS), Eillie Deming (CAS)
HR – Addison Zimpleman (CAS)
Culver 14, Plymouth 9 (Monday): Kaitlyn Kanschat singled, tripled, drove in four runs and scored three times to lead the visiting Lady Cavaliers past Plymouth Monday.
Luci Overmyer singled and doubled, and Jane Wright and A.J. Hinds also had two hits for Culver.
Abbi Kisela had a hit and three RBIs, and Marissa Milam had a double and two RBIs. Hinds, Wright and Maegan Pearl had one RBI each.
Kaylee Hamilton and Chloe Darnell had one RBI each.
Hinds pitched a nine-hitter. She allowed two earned runs and struck out three.
Culver scored five runs in the first inning and never trailed. They also scored five runs in the seventh.
Culver 14, Plymouth 9
Culver 520 200 5 – 14
Plymouth 202 400 1 – 9
WP – A.J. Hinds (7 IP, 9 H, 9 R, 2 ER, 4 BB, 3 K)
LP – Einspahr (7 IP, 9 H, 14 R, 2 BB, 6 K)
2B – Luci Overmyer (CUL), Marissa Milam (CUL), Wojcik 3 (PLY), Anders (PLY), Hutchings (PLY), Weston (PLY)
3B – Kaitlyn Kanschat (CUL), Harner (PLY)
South Central (Union Mills) at Culver, canceled: The South Central-Culver softball game scheduled for April 10 was canceled due to rain.
Culver Academy 25, Culver 0 (5 innings, Thursday): The visiting Cavaliers fell in five innings Thursday to fall to 0-5.
Culver Academy 25, Culver 0 (5 innings)
Culver 000 00 – 0
Culver Academy (18)70 0X – 25
WP – Boardman (2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 4 BB, 6 K)
2B – Schmiedlin 2 (CMA), Snedeker (CMA), Posner (CMA)
Argos 11, Culver 4 (Wednesday): Dylan Kindig had two hits, including a homer, and also walked twice to lead the visiting Dragons past sectional rival Culver Wednesday.
Jackson Kindig, Jaiden Klingerman and Kole Burkholder added two hits each.
Kurt Johnson had a hit and scored three times. Kindig also scored three times.
Dylan Kindig got the win on the mound. Burkholder got the save. They combined to hold Culver to two hits.
Argos led 8-0 after two innings.
Culver stats were not provided to RTC.
Argos 11, Culver 4
Argos 350 000 3 – 11 13 4
Culver 002 002 0 – 4 2 4
WP – Dylan Kindig
S – Kole Burkholder
2B – Kole Burkholder (ARG)
HR – Dylan Kindig (ARG)
North Miami 39, Culver 4 (5 innings, Monday): North Miami scored 19 runs in the bottom of the first inning against Culver Monday and cruised to the win.
North Miami 39, Culver 4 (5 innings)
Culver 040 00 – 4 2 4
North Miami (19)05 (15)X – 39 29 0
WP – Masters (1 ⅔ IP, 2 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 5 K)
2B – Bauer 2 (NM), Horn 2 (NM), Floor (NM), Masters (NM), Keim (NM), Miller (NM)
3B – Masters (NM), Simons (NM)
Triton 178, Culver 260 (Thursday): Steven Pugh led Culver with a 63 in a dual match loss to host Triton at Rozella Ford Golf Club in Warsaw Thursday.
Wyatt Ringer had a 64, Josh Havron had a 65, and Trent Fritter and Rylan Voter each had a 68.
at Rozella Ford Golf Club, Warsaw, Thursday
TRITON (178): McKinney 42, Gardner 42, Wareham 42, Butler 52, (Westafer 53)
CULVER (260): Steven Pugh 63, Wyatt Ringer 64, Josh Havron 65, Trent Fritter 68, (Rylan Voter 68)