Aug. 30 Junior High Softball


Published on August 31 2012 9:12 am
Last Updated on August 31 2012 9:12 am
Written by Millie Lange

Altamont edged Stewardson-Strasburg in extra innings in junior high softball action Thursday, 6-5.

Altamont trailed Stew-Stras 3-2 until the fourth then tied the score and took the lead in the fifth. Stew-Stras came back to knot the score at 5-5 in the sixth. Altamont won the game in the top of the eighth.

Brooke Burns had three singles and an RBI for the winners while Kassie Shelton had a single, double and two RBI. Altamont improves to 9-5 on the season, 4-0 in the National Trail Conference.

Becca Schlechte led Stew-Stras with two singles, a double and three RBI.

At Stew-Stras

Altamont        200  120  01  --  6-9-5

Stew-Stras     210  002  00  --  5-5-3

Biggs and  Burns; B. Schlechte, M. Schlechte (6) and M. Schlechte, B. Schlechte (6)

Altamont -- Duckwitz, double; Burns, 3 singles, 1 RBI; Biggs, double, 1 RBI; Shelton, single, double, 2 RBI; Goldstein, single; Sims, single

Stew-Stras -- B. Schlechte, 2 singles, double, 3 RBI; Everett, single; Rentfro, single

Teutopolis 7, Salem 5

Teutopolis trailed Salem 2-1 after the first inning and 3-2 after two, but tied the game in the third and took the lead for good in the fifth.

Emma Beckman and Jessica Drees combined to pitch a two-hitter with six strikeouts and three walks. J. Drees had a singlle and triple while Lexis Kaufman had three singles and two RBI.

At Salem

Teutopolis        111  103  0  --  7-8-7

Salem              210  000  2  --  5-2-2

Beckman, J. Drees (7) and R. Drees; Hays and Long

Teutopolis -- R. Drees, triple, 1 RBI; Lustig, single, 1 RBI; J. Drees, single, triple; Lustig, single, 1 RBI; Kaufman, 3 singles, 2 RBI

Salem -- Holenkamp, single; Hays, single

Oblong 10, Beecher City 0

Oblong took a 1-0 first inning lead and ended the game in the fifth via the 10-run rule.

Beecher City had two hits in the contest, singles by Felicia Johnson and Allison Day. Beecher City drops to 4-13 on the season.

At Oblong

Beecher City        000  00  --    0-2-3

Oblong                 103  24  --  10-4-9

Kirchhofer, Oldham and  E. Day, A. Day; Amurgery and S. Johnson

Beecher City -- Johnson, single; A. Day, single

Oblong -- Johnson, single, double, 1 RBI; Allen, 1 RBI; S. Johnson, 2 singles, 1 RBI