Walsh Pitches No-Hitter In Bulldog Win
Published on May 1 2014 7:01 am
Last Updated on May 1 2014 7:01 am
Written by Millie Lange
Makayla Walsh pitched a no-hitter as Effingham St. Anthony High School blasted Dieterich 16-0 in five innings via the 10-run rule in softball action Wednesday.
The Bulldogs stepped out to a 5-0 first inning lead and never looked back in this one. St. Anthony banged out 10 hits in the contest and was aided by four Dieterich errors. Hunter Niebrugge led the Bulldogs' hitting attack with a double, triple and four RBI. Megan Nuxoll added a double, triple and two RBI while Morgan Gardewine contributed two singles and three RBI.
Walsh picked up the pitching win, allowing three walks and striking out six.
At St. Anthony
Dieterich 000 00 -- 0- 0-4
St. Anthony 513 61 -- 16-10-0
WP -- Walsh. LP -- Higgs.
Dieterich -- no hits
St. Anthony -- Koester, single; Niebrugge, double, triple, 4 RBI; Richards, single, 1 RBI; K. Schuette, single; M. Schuette, single, 2 RBI; Nuxoll, double, triple, 2 RBI; Gardewine, 2 singles, 3 RBI
Stewardson-Strasburg/Windsor claimed a 19-4 victory over South Central in action Wednesday.
The Comets stepped out to an 11-1 first inning lead and went on to end the game in the fifth. Stew-Stras/Windsor had 14 hits in the contest led by Burton with a single, home run and four RBI, Ferris with two singles, a home run and five RBI and Tabor with a single and double. The winners improve to 14-3 on the season.
South Central was led by Sigrist with two singles and a double.
South Central 100 30 -- 4- 8-3
Stew-Stras/Windsor (11)15 2x -- 19-14-1
WP -- Schlechte. LP -- King.
Stewardson-Strasburg/Windsor -- Burton, single, home run, 4 RBI; Ferris, 2 singles, home run, 5 RBI; Schultz, 2 singles; Tabor, single, double
South Central -- Sigrist, single, double; Conley, 2 singles, 1 RBI
Cumberland had an 11-run fourth inning and ended this contest over Lawrenceville 13-1 in the fifth inning.
Kyla Thornton hit a home run and had three RBI for the winners. Jenna McMechan had a single, double and an RBI while Kaylee Carlen had a single, double and an RBI. Breanna Booker had two singles and two RBI.
The Pirates are now 9-7 on the season.
Cumberland 000 (11)2 -- 13-13-4
Lawrenceville 100 00 -- 1- 5-1
WP -- Booker. LP -- none listed
Cumberland -- Thornton, home run, 3 RBI; McMechan, single, double, 1 RBI; Carlen, single, double, 1 RBI; Casey, 2 singles; Booker, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Jackson, single; Greger, double, 1 RBI; Layton, 2 singles
Lawrenceville -- no hits listed
Pana 9, Vandalia 5
Ramsey 8, Odin 6
Casey-Westfield 5, Robinson 4