CGA wins regional
Culver Girls Academy won the Northern Indiana Girls Lacrosse Regional Friday with a 10-6 victory over visiting South Bend St. Joseph’s.
The Lady Eagles now advance to the state tournament’s final four.
Olivia Rabbitt notched a hat trick with three goals, while Annie Morches and Shawna Lesperance both scored two. Melissa Paluch and Saralena Barry also scored for CGA, while Kelsie Carr finished with a pair of assists, and Helen Hansen recorded 10 saves.
• CULVER GIRLS ACADEMY 10, ST. JOSEPH’S 6
Northern Regional Final at Culver
St. Joe goals: Grace Guibert 3, Liz Naquin, Kelly Powell, Mary Kate Holmes.
St. Joe assists: Jen Smith 3
St. Joe saves: Blaire Czarnecki 6.
CGA goals: Olivia Rabbitt 3, Annie Morsches 2, Shawna Lesperance 2, Melissa Paluch, Saralena Barry.
CGA assists: Kelsi Carr 2, Morgan Osborn, Paluch, Lesperance, Barry.
CGA saves: Helen Hansen 10.
Cavs lose at Winamac, 22-12
Culver Community lost a high-scoring game on the road at Winamac Friday, 22-12.
The game featured a combined 33 hits by both teams, including five extra-base hits by the host Warriors.
Culver jumped out to a 12-0 lead in the first two and a half innings, but J.T. Garnett took over for Winamac starter Cory Hintz in the third and shut the visiting Cavaliers out in the final four frames. The Warriors did all their scoring in three big innings, cutting Culver’s lead to seven runs with a five-run third and plating 17 runs in the fifth and sixth innings to dime Culver for the loss.
Collin Stevens took the loss on the mound for Culver lasting through five innings. Sam Hissong doubled for the Cavs, who slipped to 5-16 on the season.
• WINAMAC 22, CULVER 12
Culver: 354 000 0 — 12 15 6
Winamac: 005 089 x — 22 18 4
Cory Hintz, J.T. Garnett (3, W); Collin Stevens (L), Nick Pritz (6)
2B: Sam Hissong ©, Kyle Krohn (W), Jeremy Bentle (W), Levi Schultz (W)
3B: Zach Shidler (W)
HR: Kyle Krohn (W)
Records: Culver 5-16, Winamac 11-11