Altamont Nabs One Win, Suffers Two Losses in Softball Tourney
Published on March 24 2014 1:34 pm
Last Updated on March 24 2014 1:34 pm
Written by Millie Lange
NOBLE -- Altamont High School nabbed one win and suffered two losses in the Noble Softball Tournament Saturday. They were playing without their seniors who are on the senior trip.
Altamont fell to Edwards County (Albion) 14-1 in the opener. The Indians tallied a run in the first inning and that was it while Edwards County brought home eight in the first, four in the second and two in the third.
In the second contest, Altamont claimed a 14-3 victory over Vandalia. Vandalia held a 2-0 lead until the third when the Indians tallied seven runs and never looked back. Altamont had eight hits in the contest.
In the third game, Red Hill (Bridgeport) edged Altamont 7-6. Altamont tallied all six of its runs in the first inning.
Altamont 100 0 -- 1-3-3
Edwards County 842 x -- 14-5-0
Winters and Phillips; Loudermilk and none listed
Altamont -- Winters, single; Biggs, double, 1 RBI; Laffen, single
Edwards County -- Walker, double, 1 RBI; Sexton, double, 2 RBI; Medler, 1 RBI; Schnittler, home run, 2 RBI; Nease, home run, 3 RBI; Dallas, single
Altamont 007 61 -- 14-8-0
Vandalia 201 00 -- 3- 2-1
Biggs and Phillips; Protz and Bright
Altamont -- Winters, single; Duckwitz, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Burns, single; Biggs, single, 2 RBI; Siggers, 2 singles, 3 RBI; Higgs, single, 1 RBI
Vandalia -- Bright, 1 RBI; Gaddy, single; Dagen, single
Red Hill 000 007 -- 7--4-0
Altamont 600 000 -- 6-9-0
WP -- Roake. LP -- Biggs.
Red Hill -- Moan, double; M. Tennis, single, double
Altamont -- Winters, triple; Duckwitz, 2 singles; Biggs, single, double, 1 RBI; Siggers, single; Phillips, single, 1 RBI; Sims, single