MUNCIE — The Patriot girls had a dominating performance against a sectional rival.

The boys weren’t as fortunate.

Jay County High School’s swim teams split with the Muncie Central Bearcats on Tuesday. The Patriot girls won 11 of the 12 events for a 120-66 victory, and the boys lost 113-72.

Ashlyn Dow and Eliza Bader both had two individual wins for the JCHS girls. Dow won the 200-yard individual medley, then won the 100 butterfly. Bader took first in the 200 freestyle and 100 backstroke.

Mara Bader (50 freestyle), Lauren Brewster (diving), Rieley Brewster (100 freestyle) and Elayna Paro (100 breaststroke) had individual victories as well.

The Patriots also won all three relays.

Kyle Sanders picked up wins in the 50 freestyle and 100 backstroke for the JCHS boys, who also won the 200 medley relay. Josh Monroe (200 IM) and Griffin Mann (100 butterfly) had individual victories as well.

Aaron Funkhouser joined the 50-second club in the 100 freestyle, taking third in 59.92 seconds.



Tribe girls beat Delta

MUNCIE — Fort Recovery’s girls swim team topped the host Delta Eagles on Tuesday, 84-64.

The Tribe boys lost, 128-19.

Teigen Fortkamp was the lone dual winner for either Tribe team. The freshman earned the top spot in the 200-yard freestyle and 100 backstroke.

Audra Bubp was first in the 200 individual medley, Autumn Burk won the 100 butterfly and Ava Bubp beat the field in the 500 freestyle.

Fort Recovery’s girls also won the 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay races.



Jay seventh wins

The Jay County Junior High seventh grade girls basketball team moved to 3-0 on the season with a 25-4 victory against the Adams Central Jets on Tuesday.

The eighth graders fell short in a 28-27 loss.

Mya Kunkler scored 10 points to lead the Indian seventh graders, who did not allow a point through the first three quarters. Raylah Newton contributed four points.

Daisy Muhlenkamp’s 10 points led the Jay County eighth grade squad. Cassie Petro scored nine points, while Jasmine Esparza and Meredith Dirksen had three points each.