T-town Falls To Salem, Oblong Beats BCCH in Softball


Published on September 6 2013 7:38 am
Last Updated on September 6 2013 7:38 am
Written by Millie Lange

Salem Franklin Park claimed an 8-6 win over Teutopolis in junior high school softball competition Thursday.

Franklin Park held a 6-0 lead but T-town came back with three runs in the third and two in the fourth to pull within 6-5. Frankiln Park then scored its final two runs in the fifth.

T-town outhit Franklin Park 9-6 but committed six errors. Marianna Hemmen and Lauren Hemmen had two singles each. L. Hemmen had two RBI while M. Hemmen had one. T-town drops to 5-11 and returns to action Tuesday hosting Mattoon at 4 p.m.

At Teutopolis

Salem Franklin Park          150    020    0    --    8-6-3

Teutopolis                            003    201    0    --    6-9-6

WP -- none listed. LP -- Beckman.

Salem Franklin Park -- no hits listed.

Teutopolis -- Willl, single, 1 RBI M. Hemmen, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Beckman, single; Deters, single; Schmid, single, 1 RBI; L. Hemmen, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Lustig, single


At Beecher City

Oblong came calling and blanked Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick 16-0 in four innings. Oblong had eight hits compared to one for the homestanders.

Taylor Oldham had the lone hit for BCCH with a double.

At Beecher City

Oblong          327    4    --    16-8

BCCH            000    0    --       0-1

WP -- Johnson. LP -- Oldham.

Oblong -- Johnson, double; Travis, double; Laino, single, 1 RBI; Leggitt, 2 singles; Mendenhall, single, double; Davis, single

Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick -- Oldham, double