Effingham Beats T-town, Mattoon Blanks St. Anthony/Sacred Heart In Junior High Softball


Published on August 16 2013 6:51 am
Last Updated on August 16 2013 8:48 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham Junior High School handed Teutopolis an 11-3 loss in softball play Thursday.

Effingham edged out to a 2-1 first inning lead then had a three-run second and scored in every inning but the fifth.

Aly Armstrong had a single, double and an RBI for the winners while Vanessa Ramos had two singles, a double and two RBI. Ashlyn Hanks contributed three singles and an RBI.

Armstrong picked up the pitching win with nine strikeouts and five walks.

At Teutopolis

Effingham           232    102    1    --    11

Teutopolis           100    020    0    --      3

WP -- Armstrong. LP -- Beckman.

Effingham -- Armstrong, single, double, 1 RBI; Ramos, 2 singles, double, 2 RBI; Hanks, 3 singles, 1 RBI; Fearday, single; Fox, 1 RBI; Douthit, single, 1 RBI; Kuhlman, single

Teutopolis -- no hits listed.

At Mattoon

St. Anthony/Sacred Heart fell to Mattoon 6-0 in girls junior high school softball action Thursday evening.

Mattoon took a 2-0 lead in the second inning and finished out with the six-run win behind nine hits. St. Anthony committed five errors.

The Bullpups were led in hitting by Marci Mills with two doubles.

At Mattoon

St. Anthony/Sacred Heart          000    000    0    --    0-5-5

Mattoon                                          021    100    2    --    6-9-0

Day and Mills; Lee and Coffey

St. Anthony/Sacred Heart -- Gibson, single; Mills, 2 doubles; Kabbes, single; Day, single

Mattoon -- Poehler, single, double, 1 RBI; Coffey, 3 singles, 1 RBI; Risinger, double, triple, 2 RBI; Ptomey, single, 1 RBI; Arthur, single, 2 RBI