Local Sports Briefs

Whitko boys come in sixth at Knox

KNOX — Whitko’s boys tennis team came in sixth at the Knox Invitational Saturday.The Wildcats scored 16 points overall.On an individual level, Tyler Baugher, of Whitko, came in third in No. 1 singles.Blake Castle was fourth in No. 2 singles and Cole Bechtold was fifth in No. 3 singles.In doubles action, Reed Brace and Bailey Platt came in eighth at No. 1 doubles, and Alex Bechtold and Alex Robbins came in sixth at No. 2 doubles.Whitko next competes tonight when it hosts West Noble at 4:30 p.m.

Whitko beats North Miami

DENVER — Whitko’s girls soccer team beat North Miami Saturday.Two goals from Ellyana Blue lifted the Lady Wildcats to a 2-1 triumph over the Lady Warriors.Blue got her first goal assisted by Heather Bryan to give Whitko a 1-0 halftime lead. The other goal came in the second half.As a team, the Lady Wildcats had 16 shots on goal. Keeper Jordan Hall had six saves for Whitko.The Lady Wildcats host Garrett tonight at 5 p.m.

Wildcats get first win

DENVER — Whitko’s boys soccer team got its first win of the 2013 season Saturday.The Wildcats got the 3-2 victory against a team that had beaten them earlier in the year — North Miami.Traveling on the road Saturday, Whitko beat the host Warriors to avenge a 2-0 loss suffered Sept. 7.Scoring goals for the Wildcats were Devin Goggin, Luckson Stieglitz and Cole Findley. As a team, the Wildcats had 13 shots on goal.Whitko now has a 1-10 record and will host Eastbrook Wednesday at 7 p.m.