Caleb Prasco shot a team best 39 to lead the Leopards, but they fell to the host Warriors 166-174 at the Flying B Wednesday. Justin Shafer also carded a 44 for Louisville who drops to 3-3.
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Ryan Pukys earned a perfect 6-0, 6-0 win in #1 Singles as Louisville shutout West Branch 5-0 on the road to clinch the NBC Outright. The #1 Doubles Team of Spencer Hall and Seth Gronow also won 6-0, 6-0 as LHS won their 60th consecutive NBC match.
Louisville rallied back from a 3-run deficit to down visiting West Branch 5-3 to clinch a share of the NBC. Andrew Gray pitched a complete game and struck out 10 and Cam Lingle batted 2-for-3 with the go-ahead double in the sixth as LHS beat the Warriors for the first time since 2014.
Jack Davis and Caleb Prasco each drove in runs, but the Leopards fell on the road to the Warriors 5-2. Both teams are now 11-1 in the NBC and will face off against on Thursday.
Sarah Cantley pitched a complete game 5-hit shutout and struck out 10 as the Leopards beat the previously unbeaten Warriors 3-0. Alex Fankhauser delivered the go-ahead 2-run single and Justina Sirohman also drove in a run during the sixth as LHS improved to 16-1.
Heather Guiley won 3 individual events and both Caitlyn Gatta and Kayla Gibson also placed first in 2 events as the Lady Leopards beat the Warriors 86-41. The Boys fell at West Branch 93-35.
The Leopards rallied with 4 runs in the top of the 7th, but the Warriors walked-off with 3 in the last of the 7th to win 10-9. Teagan Rice batted 2-for-4 with 4 RBIs to lead Louisville.
Nick Eneix won a perfect 6-0, 6-0 in #2 Singles to lead Louisville in a 5-0 shutout of visiting West Branch. Ryan Pukys and Scott Gronow also won their Singles matchups and both Leopard Doubles Teams won in straight sets.
Jax Leonard won the 145 District Title after an undefeated run and Ryan Jakubiak finished as District Runner-up in the 113 weight class. Garett Lautzenheiser, David Rhoads, and Blake Robbins also punched their tickets to state as Louisville took 5th as a team.
Colton Jones scored a team-high 20 points and Derek Zeller poured in 18 as the Leopard won their final NBC game over the Warriors 71-56. Brandon Wahl also scored 15 and Cam King add 14 for 16-6 Louisville.