By Drew Terhall
DARKE COUNTY — Listed below are the softball scores and stats from the weekend of video games from April 7 – 9.
April 7: Greenville 2 vs Lakota West 1; Greenville 4 vs Lebanon 22
The Girl Wave performed a double header underneath the lights at Armco Park in Lebanon. Recreation one was towards the defending Division I State champions in Lakota West.
Lakota West struck first within the second inning to go up 1-0. Senior Kylie Hamm tied the sport up within the fourth with a RBI single.
The sport was tied till the underside of the seventh with the Girl Wave on the plate. Greenville tried to take the lead earlier within the sport with aggressive baserunning. Head coach Jerrod Newland stated in a sport the place base runners could be restricted, he was going to ship runners to the additional base when he may.
Junior Ella McLear began the inning getting on base. Ultimately, senior Skylar Fletcher laid down a bunt to advance the runner. The throw to first was off and Greenville was capable of get the runner dwelling for the 2-1 walk-off win.
Sophomore Zoey Burns pitched all seven innings and gave up 4 hits and struck out 9. Newland stated Burns and senior Alaina Baughn had been implausible within the sport.
The group was then run dominated towards Lebanon in sport two. Newland stated they ran right into a hungry group in Lebanon after that they had dropped their first sport of their double header.
Lebanon scored three runs within the first inning. They put up 5 runs within the fourth to go up 8-0. Greenville responded with 4 runs within the subsequent two innings to be down 8-4 heading into the sixth inning.
Burns had two RBI within the sport. Sophomore Kylar Arnett and Fletcher every drove in a run.
Then the Girl Warriors took benefit of some further outs. Newland stated the group had just a few errors that Lebanon capitalized on. The sport may have been stored nearer if the Girl Wave made the out or two.
Lebanon scored 14 runs within the sixth inning to place the sport out of attain. Greenville had 4 pitchers on the mound on this sport. Solely 11 of the 22 runs by Lebanon had been earned.
Newland stated general, it was a terrific day for the group and this system. It was a enjoyable occasion to see individuals from totally different communities come and help their group and have 4 softball video games going all on the identical time. The group additionally discovered just a few issues from the 2 video games.
“What a terrific environment down right here at present. Good win, 2-1, first sport and bought our butts kicked right here at present. Program day, we bought higher. For this reason we’ll play in June,” Newland.
The Girl Wave are 5-1 after the 2 video games. Greenville will host Covington on April 12 at 4:45 p.m. They are going to then host Tippecanoe on April 14 at 5 p.m.
A full sport recap will be discovered on our web site, dailyadvocate.com
Round Darke County:
Ansonia (6-2) break up a house double header towards Union Metropolis. They received sport one, 8-2, after which misplaced sport two, 8-2. Junior Brenna Schmit had 4 RBI and senior Kinsey Hartzell had two RBI within the first sport. Junior Abby Kramer had 14 strikeouts within the first sport. Within the second sport, the Girl Tigers had 5 errors and gave up eight hits. Kramer had the group’s lone RBI. Ansonia had three pitchers take the mound within the sport. They are going to host Newton on April 13 and host Houston on April 14 with each video games beginning at 5 p.m.
Arcanum (6-2) dropped their sport towards Waynesville on April 8, 7-4. Waynesville scored 4 runs within the seventh inning to take the win. Seniors Reece Blinn and Kaitlyn Toy, junior Emilie Fout and sophomore Kenzie Byrne every had a RBI. Juniors Belle Harleman and Hannah Kendig every pitched within the sport. Mixed, they gave up three earned runs. The Girl Trojans had 4 errors within the sport. Arcanum will journey to Nationwide Path on April 13 after which journey to Covington on April 14 with video games beginning at 5 p.m.
Franklin Monroe (2-5) drop a street sport at Anna, 9-5, on April 7. The group scored 5 runs on 4 hits. Junior Jocelyn Grey had two RBI within the sport. Juniors Joanie Corridor and Jozlynn Wintrow together with sophomore Lila Davis every had a RBI. The group will host Tri-County North on April 13 and host Milton-Union on April 14 with video games beginning at 5 p.m.
Mississinawa Valley (1-4) drop a double header at Houston on April 8. The group dropped sport one, 9-5. The group had 10 errors within the sport. Senior Gabby Elizondo had a RBI within the sport. Freshman Cora Hoggatt pitched six innings and struck out seven batters. The Girl Blackhawks misplaced sport two, 13-3. Senior Jocelyn Hoggat and freshman Trinity Reichard every had a RBI. Freshman Makenna Hoggatt took the mound and solely allowed six earned runs. Mississinawa Valley will host Twin Valley South on April 13 at 5 p.m.
Tri-Village (2-4) began the weekend with a no-hitter towards Randolph Southern in a 22-0 win. Senior Ashlyn Burk and sophomore Brielle Smith mixed for the no-hitter. Freshman Hailey Burk and senior Macy Howell every had 4 RBI within the sport. Junior Kiersten Wilcox and freshman Camryn Osborne every had three RBI within the sport. Six different Girl Patriots additionally drove in a run. The group then misplaced to Marion Native on April 8, 6-4. Marion Native jumped out to a 5-0 lead after 4 innings. Freshman Aereonna Baker and senior Alyssa Begoon every had a RBI. The group will journey to Dixie on April 13 after which to Newton on April 14 with video games beginning at 5 p.m.
Versailles (3-5) began the weekend with a 14-0 win at Dixie. The group scored 14 runs on 13 hits. They held Dixie to a few hits within the sport. Lydia Hecht had 4 RBI within the sport. Colleen Hiestand had three RBI and Cassie Leach had two RBI. On April 8, they break up a double header at Fort Loramie. They received sport one, 8-1. The Girl Tigers had 9 hits within the sport and struck out 5 batters on the mound. In sport two, they misplaced 9-0. The group was restricted to a few hits. Versailles did strikeout seven batters in sport two. Versailles will host Parkway on April 13 after which journey to Anna on April 14 with video games beginning at 5 p.m.
Contact Each day Advocate sports activities editor Drew Terhall at [email protected]