Cumberland Bounces St. A, Area Softball Roundup


Published on April 1 2014 9:04 am
Last Updated on April 1 2014 9:04 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham St. Anthony played host to Cumberland and the Pirates weren't very nice, scoring 24 runs and taking a 24-5 softball victory Monday evening.

St. Anthony held a 2-0 lead until the third when the Pirates tallied three runs. The Bulldogs came back to regain the lead with two in the bottom of the third. But Cumberland broke loose with an eight run fourth and had a 12-run sixth to end the contest.

Cumberland had 21 hits in the game. Casey had two singles, a double and two RBI while Carlen had two singles, a home run and two RBI. McMechan had two singles, a home run and three RBI. Poe contributed four singles and five RBI and Booker had three singles and three RBI.

Makayla Walsh had two home runs and two RBI for the Bulldogs while Jenna Woltman had a home run and an RBI.

At St. Anthony

Cumberland           003    81(12)    --    24-21-0

St. Anthony            112    01      0    --       5-  8-6

WP -- Carlen. LP -- none listed.

Cumberland -- Thornton, single; Huddlestun, single; Casey, 2 singles, double, 2 RBI; Poe, 4 singles, 5 RBI; Layton, 2 singles; Booker, 3 singles, 3 RBI; Jackson, single, 1 RBI; Carlen, 2 singles, home run, 2 RBI; McMechan, 2 singles, home run, 3 RBI

St. Anthony -- Gardewine, single; Walsh, 2 home runs, 2 RBI; Woltman, home run, 1 RBI; Richards, single; K. Schuette, 2 singles; M. Schuette, single, 1 RBI


At Sullivan

Altamont edged Sullivan 1-0 in a pitching duel Monday evening. Deidre Ledbetter picked up the win going all seven innings, allowing one hit, one walk and striking out 14.

Clements suffered the tough-luck loss going all seven innings, allowing four hits, three walks and striking out four.

Alex Teasley had two singles for the winners. Stewart had the lone hit for the Redskins with a single.

At  Sullivan

Altamont            000    001    0    --    1-4

Sullivan              000    000    0    --    1-1

WP -- Ledbetter. LP -- Clements.

Altamont -- M. Ohnesorge, single; White, single; Teasley, 2 singles

Sullivan -- Stewart, single


At Beecher City

Shelbyville stepped out to a 4-0 first inning lead and went on for a 14-0 win in five innings via the 10-run rule over Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick.

Shelbyville had 14 hits in the contest and was aided by five Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick errors.

At Beecher City

Shelbyville          421    70    --    14-14-1

BCCH                     000    00    --       0-  3-5

WP -- Koontz. LP -- Herrmann.

Shelbyville -- Williams, single, 1 RBI; Brachbill, 4 singles, 2  RBI; Boone, home run, 3 RBI; Fox, 3 singles, 2 RBI; Smith, 2 doubles, 4 RBI; Holland, 2 RBI; Eigsti, 2 singles; Durbin, single

Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick -- Pierce, single; Kirchhofer, single; Hilt, single


At Teutopolis

Teutopolis took the early lead then had to break a 3-3 tie in the bottom of the sixth to pull out a 6-3 win over Olney.

The  Wooden Shoes had 10 hits in the contest led by Kadi Borries with three doubles and two RBI, Anni Borries with a single, triple and an RBI and Allison Apke with a single and double.

T-town remains unbeaten at 6-0 on the season.

T-town's junior varsity squad also won 13-1 to improve to 2-2.

At Teutopolis

Olney                   000    012    0     --    3-  7-2

Teutopolis           200    013    x    --    6-10-1

WP -- Cowman. LP -- Olney.

Olney -- Yonaka, single, 1 RBi; Coleman, single, double; Ginder, 2 singles; Spillman, single, 2 RBI; Monts, single

Teutopolis -- Cowman, single; A. Borries, single, triple, 1 RBI; K. Borries, 3 doubles, 2 RBI; Apke, single, double; Repking, 2 singles


At Windsor

Stewardson-Strasburg/Windsor picked up a 5-2 win over Cerro Gordo/Bement Monday.

Kendall Knop pitched a two-hitter with three strikeouts to improve to 3-1 on the season. Knop also aided her own cause with a single and double.  Ferris had a single, double and an RBI and Madison Quast a double and an RBI.

At Windsor

Cerro Gordo/Bement           000    011    0    --    2-2-3

Stew-Stras/Windsor            200    003    x    --    5-7-2

WP -- Knop. LP -- Wittmer.

Cerro Gordo/Bement -- Kirgbaum, double, 1 RBI; Hick, single

Stew-Stras/Windsor -- Knop, single, double; Ferris, single, double, 1 RBI; Quast, double, 1 RBI; Greuel, single, 1 RBI


At Vandalia

Vandalia claimed a 13-3 win over South Central in six innings via the 10-run rule.

The Vandals led 4-3 after three innings then broke the game open with a four-run fourth and a five-run sixth.

Vandalia had seven hits in the contest. Godoyo picked up the pitching win on a two-hitter with three walks and nine strikeouts.

At Farina

Vandalia                    301    405    --     13-7-2

South Central           201    000    --       3-2-2

WP -- Godyoa. LP -- none listed.

Vandalia -- Well, 3 singles, 4 RBI; Swain, double, 1 RBI; Sellers, single; Protz, single, 1 RBI; Godoyo, single; Morrison, 1 RBI

South Central -- no hits listed



Arcola 8, Heritage-Villa Grove 7

Nokomis 9, Ramsey 8

Pleasant Plains 5, Taylorville 2

Mulberry Grove 8, Hillsboro 7

Warrensburg-Latham 22, Pana 2