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High school roundup: Jackson's Werner earns medalist at district tourney
Jackson junior Tanner Werner shot one-under par to capture first place in the Class 4 District 1 golf tournament Thursday at Aberdeen Golf Course in Eureka, Mo.
Werner, who shot a 71, qualified for the Class 4 state tournament with the win. Werner, the runner-up at the Class 4 tournament as a freshman, will be making his third appearance at the state meet when play begins at the Sedalia Country Club in Sedalia, Mo., on May 17 and 18.
Jackson's Drew Hosp shot a 78 and will join Werner at the state tournament.
The Indians took second with a team score of 316. Poplar Bluff finished first with a 310 total.
Corey Connell was Central's lone state qualifier with a 79.
Class 1 District 1
St. Vincent golfers combined for a 325 total to capture the title at the Class 1 District 1 tournament at the Ste. Genevieve Country Club.
The win advances St. Vincent to the state tournament May 17 and 18 at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Mo.
St. Vincent's Sean Martin tied for the medalist honor with a 77.
Saxony Lutheran took second with a 352 but qualified four golfers for the state tournament. The Crusaders will send Zach Vaeth (82), Garrett Brewer (89), Collin Sprandel (90) and Adam Boehme (91).
St. Vincent (325) -- Sean Martin 77, Brandon Trapp 81, Ben Schremp 82, Bret Wengert 85. Dustin Yamnitz 87
Saxony Lutheran (352) -- Zach Vaeth 82, Garrett Brewer 89, Collin Sprandel 90, Adam Boehme 91
Leopold 12, Puxico 10
Emily Elfrink hit a three-run, walk-off home run as Leopold (12-6) rallied for five runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeat Puxico.
The hit, which came with no one out and runners at second and third, was one of three for Elfrink, who finished with four RBIs.
Winning pitcher Mallory James (7-2) also belted a three-run home run in the first inning.
Shelbee Miller and Mackenzie Beel both went 2 for 5, while Ashley Keim added a double.
WP -- Mallory James, 7-2. LP -- H. Payne. HR -- James (L), Emily Elfrink (L). 3B -- E. Clark (P). 2B -- Elfrink (L), Ashley Keim (L). Multiple hits -- Puxico: Wight 2-5, Clark 2-3, Hoyer 2-5. Leopold: Shelbee Miller 2-5, Mackenzie Beel 2-5, Elfrink 3-4. Records -- Leopold 12-6.
Oak Ridge 19, East Prairie 4, 4 inn.
It only took the Blue Jays four innings to get the win at home.
Stacey Roberts connected for a triple and went 3 for 3 for the Blue Jays (4-11). Kirsten Johnson went 3 for 4, while Morgan Newell and Emily Ruch each had two hits.
Shelby Proctor picked up the win in the circle.
WP -- Shelby Proctor, 4-9. LP -- Morgan. 3B -- Stacey Roberts (OR). Multiple hits -- Oak Ridge: Roberts 3-3, Morgan Newell 2-3, Emily Ruch 2-4, Kirsten Johnston 3-4. Records -- Oak Ridge 4-11.
Chaffee 9, Saxony Lutheran 4
Trevor Cannon connected for two doubles as the Red Devils (10-7) won on the road.
Andrew Turhune went 3 for 4, while Jason Cicardi, Alex Davie and Jared Walker all finished with two hits.
Davie picked up his fourth win on the mound.
Spencer Sander hit a double for the Crusaders.
WP -- Alex Davie, 4-1. LP -- Jon Winkler, 2-1. 2B -- Trevor Cannon 2 (C), Spencer Sander (SL). Multiple hits -- Chaffee: Cannon 2-4, Davie 2-4, Jared Walker 2-4, Andrew Turhune 3-4, Jason Cicardi 2-3. Records -- Chaffee 10-7, Saxony 10-8.
Oran 8, New Madrid 5
Gabe Kielhofner banged three triples and drove in five runs in a win for the visiting Eagles (13-6).
Alex Heuring added two RBIs in the win.
Trent Irwin picked up the win on the mound, while Kielhofner recorded the save.
WP -- Trent Irwin. LP -- Ash. HR -- Ivie (NM). 2B -- Gabe Kielhofner 3 (O), Harris 2 (NM), Chism (NM). Multiple hits -- Oran: Kielhofner 3-5. New Madrid: Harris 3-4, Chism 2-3. Records -- Oran 13-6.
Jackson 9, Festus 8
Dylan Koehler hit a three-run home run to propel the Indians (13-7) to a one-run road victory.
Tyler Koch and Clay Baker each went 2 for 4 with a double, while Matt Crader had a triple and went 2 for 5.
Mason Sander pitched all seven innings for the win, striking out five and walking six.
WP -- Mason Sander, 4-1. HR -- Dylan Koehler (J), Yuengel (F). 3B -- Matt Crader (J), Neel (F). 2B -- Tyler Koch (J), Clay Baker (J), Sides (F), Crump (F). Multiple hits -- Jackson: Koch 2-4, Baker 2-4, Crader 2-5; Festus: Sides 2-3, Yuengel 3-3. Records -- Jackson 13-7, Festus 15-4.
JV -- Festus won 9-8.
Puxico 12, Leopold 6
The Wildcats yielded multiple runs in five different innings in a home loss.
Greg Davis, John Bohnsack and Ryan Davis all had two hits for Leopold (6-10) in the loss.
WP -- Moore. LP -- Greg Davis, 5-2. HR -- Smith (P). 2B -- Smith (P). Multiple hits -- Puxico: Smith 3-3, Walker 2-4, Harty 2-5, Harp 2-4; Leopold: G. Davis 2-3, John Bohnsack 2-4, Ryan Davis 2-4. Records -- Leopold 6-10.
Jackson 3, Sikeston 0
Alex Sotak netted two first-half goals and recorded an assist in a road win for the Indians (14-3).
Kasey Crowden added the Indians' third goal in the second half.
Jordan Meyer had an assist.
Brooke Sanders and Morgan Riddick combined for five saves in goal.
Notre Dame-St. Louis 3, Notre Dame 1
The Bulldogs (8-9) lost at home to the Rebels.
Brianne Sanders netted the Bulldogs' lone goal on a pass from Allyson Bradshaw.
Lindsey Strieker recorded 12 saves in the loss.
JV -- Tied 1-1.
St. Pius 2, Saxony Lutheran 1
Brooke Valleroy recorded the Crusaders' lone goal in a road loss.
Sarah Winningham assisted on the goal.
Perryville 3. Hillsboro 0
Morgan Franklin, Becca Hanquist and Megan Moldenhauer scored goals as the Pirates (11-4) won on the road.
Franklin, who scored on a penalty kick, also had an assist, as did Moldenhauer.
Natalie Bauwens and Brittany Guebert each had one save in goal for the Pirates.
JV -- Perryville won 6-1.
-- From staff reports