Rising Sun's Montgomery Smashes Record, Earns ORVC Weekly Honors

Perfect games, no-hitters and record-breaking performances weren't rare occurrences last week.

(Rising Sun, Ind.) – Student-athletes in the Ohio River Valley Conference put up video game-like numbers this past week.

The ORVC report for April 16-21 was released on Tuesday.

Rising Sun’s Lindsay Montgomery is the ORVC Softball Player of the Week. Montgomery swung a hot bat last week, tallying 11 hits, 11 runs, 17 RBIs, and 5 HRs in 4 games. The Lady Shiners star’s five homers broke a single season record just nine games into the season.

Her teammate Sydney Pitts also put up some ridiculous number last week. Pitts pitched a perfect game against Shawe Memorial on her way to a 4-0 record last week. During those starts, Pitts allowed just one hit, while striking out 31 batters in 18 innings of work.

The ORVC Co-Baseball Players of the Week are Rising Sun’s Braydon Bush and Switzerland County’s Kyle Whitham. Both pitched no-hitters last week.  

The ORVC Goys Golfer of the Week is Southwestern’s Hunter Mefford. The Rebels star shot 37 at North Branch, 44 at Sunrise and 79 at Wooded View.

Milan’s Peyton Cavins is the ORVC Boys Track & Field Performer of the Week. On the girl’s side, South Ripley’s Megan Cole and Southwestern’s Taylor Cole shared the weekly honor.

It should be noted that Megan Cole set a South Ripley record in the 3200 meters with a time of 11:32.

Other top performers for the week of April 16-21 are listed below.

 

BASEBALL

Landon Cole (RS)                     6 hits, 6 RBI, 2B in 4 games

Jacob Bovard (RS)                   6 RBI, 5 hits, 3 2B in 4 games

Kenyon Bledsoe (SC)               5 hits, 4 runs, RBI in 2 games

Austin South (SC)                    4 hits, 4 RBI, 2 runs, HR in 2 games

Avery Halcomb (SR)                7 IP, 7 hits, 1 run, 0 ER, 5 K’s in win over Rising Sun

Cody Samples (SR)                  3 hits, run, RBI in 2 games

Jackson Cornett (SR)               3 runs, 2 hits, 2 SB, RBI in 2 games

Nate Pawlak (SM)                   7 IP, 9 K’s in 3 games

Cazden Nott (SM)                   2-6, 3 RBI in 3 games

Dustin Herbert (JCD)               3-4, 8 RBI, 2 runs, HR, 2B vs. Waldron

Logan Drockelman (JCD)         2 hits, 2 runs, 2 RBI / 4 IP, 3 hits, 2 ER, 7 K’s in win vs. Waldron

Michael Flint (JCD)                  3 runs, 2 hits, 2 SB vs. Waldron

Dakota Sims (M)                     6 hits, 3 runs, 3 SB, 2 RBI, 2B in 2 games

Braden Bruce (M)                   6 hits, 3 RBI, 2 runs in 2 games

Nate Lichlyter (SW)                 4-7, 4 RBI, 2B in 3 games (MCIT All-Tournament Team)

Bailey Elliott (SW)                   4-8, 2B, 2 RBI in 3 games (MCIT All-Tournament Team)


SOFTBALL

 

Kristen Snodgrass (SM)           5 hits, 3 runs, 3 RBI in 3 games

Kassidy Romans (RS)               14 RBI, 10 hits, 8 runs, 4 3B, 3 2B, HR in 4 games

Emily Adams (JCD)                  5 hits, 3 runs, 2 2B, SB in 2 games

Abby Ralston (SW)                  6 hits, 6 runs, 6 SB, RBI, 2B, 3B in 4 games

Julia Rea (SR)                           4 hits, 3 runs, 3 SB, 2 RBI, 2B in 2 games

Taylor Amberger (M)              4 hits, 3 RBI in 3 games

Lexi Wert (M)                          4 hits, 3 RBI in 3 games

 

BOYS GOLF

 

Brent Turner (RS)                    39 @ Rising Star

Sam Markland (RS)                 39 @ Rising Star

Chris Hawk (M)                       41 @ Hoosier Links

Joe Hawk (M)                          41 @ Hoosier Links

Austin Kramer (SW)                40 @ North Branch / 79 @ Wooded View

 

 

Boys Track                                                          Girls Track

 

                                                           

Logan Miles (M)          113’11”           Discus                          Michaela Diem (SR)                87’6”

Dillan McQueen (SR)   38’4½”             Shot Put                     Riley Chipman (RS)                  33’½ ”

Mitchell Cline (SW)     18’11”             Long Jump                  Taylor Cole (SW)                    14’10¼”

Garrett Boor (JCD)      6’0”                 High Jump                   Thomas (M) & Smith (SR)       4’9”

Daniel Daugherty (RS) :17.15              High Hurdles               Chiarra Guerra (SR)                :18.80

Caleb Ream (SW)        :43.60              Low Hurdles               Alijah Craig (M)                       :54.59

Peyton Cavins (M)      :11.38              100                              Taylor Cole (SW)                     :12.85

Peyton Cavins (M)      :24.10              200                              Taylor Cole (SW)                     :26.66

Mitchell Cline (SW)     :52.30              400                              Taylor Cole (SW)                     1:01.3 

Nick Zigan (SR)            2:21                 800                              Lauren Lundergan (SM)          2:22

Bradley Winston (SW) 4:54                 1600                            Lauren Lundergan (SM)          4:59

Trevor Levi (RS)           10:50               3200                            Megan Cole (SR)                     11:32*

Milan                           :48.00              400 relay                     Rising Sun                                :56.94

Milan                           3:50                 1600 relay                   Milan                                       5:03

Milan                           10:18               3200 relay                   South Ripley                            11:04

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