Junior High Softball Results -- Sept. 17


Published on September 18 2020 8:48 am
Last Updated on September 18 2020 9:16 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham St. Anthony claimed a 9-2 victory over South Central in National Trail Conference junior high softball competition Thursday.

The Bullpups stepped out to a 3-0 first inning lead then tacked on two in the second and four in the third. The game went five innings.

Kabbes had a single, double and drove in two runs for the winners while Johnson had two doubles and an RBI and Wines a double and an RBI.

South Central was led by Holmes with a triple and an RBI and Rose with a double and an RBI. South Central drops to 8-6 on the season.

At Efifngham

South Central            011    00    --    2-4-0

St. Anthony               324    0x    --    9-7-1

WP -- Nuxoll. LP -- Watwood.

South Central -- Reid, single; Shuler, single; Rose, double, 1 RBI; Holmes, triple, 1 RBI

St. Anthony -- Rios, 1 RBI; Walton, single, 1 RBI; Wines, double, 1 RBI; Kabbes, single, double, 2 RBI; Faber, single, 1 RBI; Johnson, 2 doubles, 1 RBI


At Shelbyville

Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg picked up a win over Shelbyville, 8-2 Thursday.

Samantha Hayes threw a five-hitter on the mound for the winners allowing no walks while striking out 14.

WSS edged out to 1-0 first inning lead. Shelbyville tied in the second. WSS moved ahead with a run in the third then had a four-run fifth and finished out with two in the seventh.

WSS banged out 10 hits led by Kinley Quast with two singles, a triple and two RBI, Hayes with a single, double and two RBI and Alaira Friese and Ellie Wittenberg with two singles each.

At Shelbyville

WSS                       101    040    2    --    8-10

Shelbyville            010    001    0    --    2-  5

WP -- Hayes. LP -- Boehm.

Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg -- Friee, 2 singles; Wittenberg, 2 singles; Hayes, single, double, 2 RBI; Quast, 2 singles, triple, 2 RBI; VonBehrens, single, 2 RBI

Shelbyville -- Lynch, single, double; Boehm, double; Phelps, single; Jokisch, double


At Neoga

Neoga edged Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City in a high scoring contest, 14-12 Thursday.

CHBC took a 1-0 opening inning lead and held that until the third when Neoga tallied three. CHBC moved ahead 6-3 in the fourth and led 9-3 going into the bottom of the fifth. Neoga broke loose with 11 runs and held on for the win.

Kepp led Neoga with a single, double, triple and three RBI.

CHBC was led by Macee Rodman with three singles, a double and five RBI and Zoey Davis, Birgen Schlanser and Averie Vaughn with two singles each. Schlanser had an RBI.

At Neoga

CHBC              100    5    33    0    --    12-11- 7

Neoga             003    0(11)0    x    --    14- 6-13

WP -- Brandenburg. LP -- Rodman.

Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City -- Schlanser, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Rodman, 3 singles, double, 5 RBI; Wasson, 1 RBI; Miller, 2 RBI; Sarver, single; Davis, 2 singles; Vaughn, 2 singles

Neoga -- Brandneburg, single; Strohl, single, 1 RBI; Kepp, single, double, triple, 3 RBI; Monroe, single, 1 RBI


At Altamont

Altamont captured an 11-1 victory over Vandalia in five innings via the 10-run rule Thursday.

Grace Lemke got the win with 12 strikeouts.

Lemke also aided the cause offensively with a single and a home run. Libby Reardon had a double and a home run while Presley Sieibert had two singles.

"Tonight was big win for us," said Altamont coach Lindsay VanBlaricum. "We played great both offensively and defensively. I'm so proud of the improvements we have made from game one to today."

Altamont returns to action Thursday in regional play aganist Teutopolis.