St. A, Altamont Win 18-1 while Effingham Drops Game to C-W
Published on August 30 2013 12:35 pm
Last Updated on August 30 2013 12:35 pm
Written by Millie Lange
Effingham St. Anthony and Altamont were both winners in junior high school softball action Thursday evening by 18-1 counts.
In the Bullpups contest, St. Anthony held a 4-0 first inning lead then had a 14-run second inning. K. Kabbes pitched the no-hitter over Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick.
M. Mills had three singles while A. Day had a single, double and four RBI, D. Having two singles and two RBI and E. Day a single, double and three RBI.
At Beecher City
St. Anthony 4(14)0 -- 18-15
BCCH 0 01 -- 1- 0
WP -- Kabbes. LP -- Oldham.
St. Anthony -- Mills, 3 singles; Kabbes, single, 1 RBI; A. Day, single, double, 4 RBI; Rogers, single; Having, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Kinkelaar, single, 2 RBI; E. Day, single, double, 3 RBI; Roepke, single, 1 RBI; Coffin, single; Poston, single, 1 RBI
Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick -- no hits
Altamont took a 9-1 first inning lead and went on for an 18-1 win in three innings. Tinley Mette picked up the pitching win to improve to 2-2 on a one-hitter.
Mette had a single, home run and four RBI while Hanna Wolff had a single, double and four RBI and Marlee Nolen two singles and an RBI. Altamont is now 2-0 in the National Trail Conference, 7-6 overall.
Altamont 963 -- 18-9-2
Ramsey 100 -- 1-1-4
WP -- Mette. LP -- Banal.
Altamont -- Mette, single, home run, 4 RBI; Shryock, double; Phililps, double, 3 RBI; Smith, single; Wolff, single, double, 4 RBI; Nolen, 2 singles, 1 RBI
Ramsey -- Saunders, single
Casey-Westfield came calling and took a 1-0 first inning lead and went on for a 4-0 win over the Mustangs.
"We put the ball in play tonight but could not see to hit in the gaps as Casey-Westfield did," said EJHS Coach Megan Whitacre. "Armstrong pitched a strong game with six strikeouts and no walks. Kinkelaar and Kuhlman were the lone hits for us."
Effingham continues its busy schedule with a game at Altamont today and at Teutopolis Saturday.
Casey-Westfield 103 000 0 -- 4-10-0
Effingham 000 000 0 -- 0- 2-0
WP -- Jones. LP -- Armstrong.
Casey-Westfield -- no hits listed
Effingham -- Kinkelaar, single; Kuhlman, single