High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers capture sectional crown

Sunday, May 6, 2012

The Notre Dame boys golf team captured the Class 3 Sectional 1 title by three strokes Friday at Franklin County Country Club in Washington, Mo.

Cody Cox and Brady Dixon shared medalist honors with St. Francis Borgia's Alex Buschman. All three golfers carded 2-over-par 73s.

Notre Dame's Jake Seabaugh placed fifth with a 75, while Tyler Arpin rounded out Notre Dame's scoring with a 79, which tied for 10th.

Gunnar Knudtson tied for 12th with an 81 for the Bulldogs.

Perryville's Brett Schnurbusch missed the state tournament by a stroke. He tied for 23rd with an 88. Teammate Scott Sanders tied for 41st with a 102.

Notre Dame advanced to the Class 3 state tournament May 14 and 15 at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Mo.


Central 1, Saxony Lutheran 0

Megan Daly scored the lone goal on a penalty kick to lead the Tigers (8-11-1) to the road victory.

Perryville 7, Sikeston 1

Allison Moldenhauer scored three goals to lead the Pirates in the home win.

Libbi Schnurbusch, Natalie Gremaud and Courtney Borden all added a goal and an assist for Perryville.

Natalie Mezo added one goal for the Pirates.

Katlyn Lukefahr and Marinna Mahathath both recorded an assist.

Goalie Miranda Stortz snagged one save for Perryville (10-8).


Central 6, Shawnee 2

Ryan Siebert went 3 for 4 and knocked in two runs to help the Tigers earn the road win.

Ethan Dambach earned the win in relief. He struck out four over three innings.

Aaron Wendel started and struck out five over four innings.


WP -- Ethan Dambach. LP -- Adam Pennington. 2B -- Ryan Siebert (C), Thomas Crocetti (C), McMahn (S). Multiple hits -- Central: Siebert 3-4, Christian Cavaness 2-3; Shawnee: McMahn 2-3. Records -- Central 6-14.

Scott City 5, Neelyville 4

Hunter Cox belted a double and a triple to lead the Rams in the road win.

Scott City rallied after surrendering three runs in the first inning.

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WP -- Landon Robert. LP -- Birdsong. 3B -- Hunter Cox (SC). 2B -- Hunter Cox (SC), Crossen (N). Multiple hits -- Scott City: Hunter Cox 2-3; Neelyville: Luna 2-4, Cassinger 2-3. Records -- Scott City 11-7.

Saxony Lutheran 11, Charleston 2

Trent Steffens belted a pair of inside-the-park home runs and recorded four RBIs in the Crusaders' road win.

Tyler Koenig and Jack Lake both drove in two runs for Saxony Lutheran (12-8).

Jon Winkler struck out six and walked four over 4 1/3 innings to earn the win.


WP -- Jon Winkler. LP -- Casey Tatum. HR -- Trent Steffens 2 (SL). 2B -- Gabe Bohnert (SL), Jack Lake (SL), Michael Baugh (SL). Multiple hits -- Saxony Lutheran: Bohnert 2-5, Winkler 2-4, T. Steffens 3-4, Clay Roth 2-4, Lake 2-4. Records -- Saxony Lutheran 12-8.


Leopold 19, Delta 17

The Wildcats ended the spring season with a thriller at home.

Denai Arnzen smacked two home runs and doubled for Leopold. Dana Thiele added two doubles for Leopold, which finished the season 14-4.

Shantel Hendrix led the way for Delta with two home runs and a triple. She finished 4 for 6.


WP -- Caitlin Petty, 11-4. LP -- Myra Henson. HR -- Denai Arnzen 2 (L), Shantel Hendrix 2 (D). 3B -- Shantel Hendrix (D). 2B -- Rachel Birkman (D), Denai Arnzen (L), Dana Thiele 2 (L). Multiple hits -- Delta: Shantel Hendrix 4-6, Myra Henson 2-4, Rachel Birkman 4-4; Leopold: Denai Arnzen 4-5, Dana Thiele 4-5, Emily Elfrink 4-5, Lauren Arnzen 3-5, Allison Woodfin 2-5, Ashlyn Bucher 2-4, Ashley Keim 2-4. Records -- Leopold 14-4.

-- From staff reports

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