May 6 District 9 softball recaps
Also see: St. Marys wins Elk County Tournament
MONITEAU 6, CLARION-LIMESTONE 3
STRATTANVILLE, Pa. – Emma Covert was 4-for-4 with three doubles and two RBIs to lead visiting Moniteau past Clarion-Limestone, 6-3.
Taylor Shultz chipped in offensively for the Lady Warriors going 3-for-4 with two RBIs, Abby Rottman was 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles, and Rylee Hoffman was 1-for-2 with a double and two RBIs.
Kendall Dunn was 2-for-4 with a double for C-L with Alyssa Wiant going 1-for-2 with a walk and an RBI.
Courtney Stewart got the win going seven innings allowing three runs on four hits, six walks, and a hit batter while striking out nine.
Regan Husted took the loss going seven innings giving up six runs, three earned, on 10 hits and three walks while striking out four.
CRANBERRY 5, REDBANK VALLEY 2
SENECA, Pa. – A strong outing in the circle by Alaina Hogue helped Cranberry to a 5-2 win over visiting Redbank Valley.
Hogue gave up two earned runs, both in the first inning, on five hits and two walks while striking out six.
She helped herself by going 2-for-2 at the plate with a home run, a run scored, and two RBIs.
Jenna Reynold led the Berries offense going 3-for-3 with a double and two RBIs, while Kendall Findlay was 2-for-3 with a double, and Maria Anderson also homered while going 1-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI.
Brooke Holben was 2-for-3 with a double for Redbank Valley with Brynn Rearick going 1-for-3 with a double, a run scored, and an RBI.
Holben took the loss going six innings allowing five runs, four earned, on 12 hits, a walk, and a hit batter while striking out five.
KARNS CITY 12, BROOKVILLE 2, 5 INNINGS
KARNS CITY, Pa. – Getting two home runs from Jess Dunn and Marra Patton, Karns City scored in all but one inning in a 12-2 five-inning win over visiting Brookville.
Patton hit a two-run homer in the first and Dunn ripped a solo in the fourth. Dunn and Garrah Milochik each had two hits, both doubling and scoring two runs.
Megan Whitmire and Allison Walker combined to throw a five-hitter with Whitmire starting and going 2 1/3 innings before Walker finished things out with the final 2 2/3 scoreless innings to get the win, allowing one hit with two strikeouts and a walk.
Mara Bowser singled twice, Tory McKinney doubled, and Megrah Suhan and Aleah Ames singled.
Audrey Sorek pitched for Brookville, giving up 11 hits while walking four and striking out one.
KEYSTONE 10, FOREST AREA 0, 5 INNINGS
KNOX, Pa. – Freshmen Bella Black and Emma Gruber both went 3-for-3 and Natalie Bowser hit a three-run home run to lead Keystone to a 10-0, five-inning win over visiting Forest Area.
Black had a pair of doubles and scored twice, while Gruber had a triple and drove in two. Bowser was 1-for-3 with the three RBIs and a run scored.
Leah Exley also went 3-for-3 with a double and a run scored for the Lady Panthers with Alexandria Johnston going 2-for-2 with a double and a run scored.
Emma McFarland was 2-for-3 for Forest Area.
Exley got the win going four innings allowing three hits and two walks while striking out eight. Bowser pitched a scoreless inning striking out one.
Nicole Meyers took the loss going 4 ⅔ innings allowing 10 runs 15 hits.
CLARION 16, UNION 1, 3 INNINGS
CLARION, Pa. – Payton Simko drove in five runs while going 2-for-3 with a home run, a double, and two runs scored to help Clarion roll past visiting Union, 16-1, in three innings.
Noel Anthony also doubled while going 4-for-4 with three runs scored and two RBIs for the Lady Cats, while Jordan Best going 1-for-2 with a walk and three runs scored, Brenna Campbell finishing 2-for-3 with two runs scored and three RBIs, Kylee Beers going 1-for-2 with an RBI and two runs scored, and Ava Kiser going 2-for-3 with a run scored and two RBIs.
Beers got the win going two innings allowing one earned run on four hits and a walk while striking out one. Anthony pitched a scoreless inning walking two and hitting a batter while striking out one.
Ava Schreckengost had a triple for Union, while Rylie Colligan went 1-for-2 with a run scored, and Morgan Cumberland walked twice and had an RBI.
Magen Walzak took the loss allowing 16 earned runs on 15 hits, four walks, and a hit batter.
OSWAYO VALLEY 15, GALETON 0, 3 INNINGS
SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa. – Multiple-hit games by five different players helped Oswayo Valley to a 15-0, three-inning win over Galeton.
Brooke George led the way for the Green Wave going 2-for-3 with two doubles, two runs scored, and four RBIs, while Macy West was 2-for-2 with two doubles, two runs scored, and three RBIs.
Hannah Winseck also went 2-for-2 for Oswayo Valley with a triple, an RBI, and three runs scored, Laya Phillips was 2-for-3 with a double, a triple, an RBI, and two runs scored, and MaKenzie Mesler was 2-for-3 with a double, a run scored, and three RBIs.
Also for the Green Wave, Jadyn Brabham went 1-for-2 with a double, a walk, an RBI, and two runs scored.
West threw a three-inning no-hitter to get the win. She walked one and struck out seven.
BELLEFONTE 7, CLEARFIELD 3
BELLEFONTE, Pa. – A four-run fifth inning helped Bellefonte overcome an early two-run deficit and beat visiting Clearfield, 7-3.
The Lady Bison took a 2-0 lead in the third and tacked on a run in the fourth before the Lady Raiders scored twice in the bottom of the fourth to get back in the game and then took the lead with the four-run fifth.
Lily Gardner led Bellefonte going 3-for-4 with a double and two runs scored, while Lexi Rogers was 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, a run scored, and two RBIs. Tori Reichert was also 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI, and Sara DeHass was 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Lauren Ressler had a big day at the plate for Clearfield going 3-for-4 with three doubles, a run scored, and two RBIs. Ruby Singleton was 2-for-4 for the Lady Bison, while Alaina Fedder was 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored.
Rogers got the win going seven innings allowing three runs, two earned, on nine hits, three walks, and two hit batters while striking out 11.
Emma Hipps suffered the loss giving up seven runs, five earned, on 12 hits and a walk while striking out six in six innings.