Adjustments on offense give Ball State softball win over Akron

Adjustments on offense give Ball State softball win over Akron

SOUTH RIVER 6, FALLSTON 0: Jess Adams struck out 13 and scattered three hits and two walks in her complete-game victory. That includes a 9-5 victory over defending 5A state champion The Colony on March 20, in which Rachel Eckrote struck out 16 and Bailey Zornes homered and had three RBIs.

In the first game, Webber almost came away with a win in the eighth inning as a hard liner to the pitcher by Lindell and a fly out to the right field fence by Isoba stranded the winning run on third base. Sholtis had two hits in the loss to Lake Region. Mortensen led the Lady Saints with three RBI.

In last Friday's opener against Woodbridge, the Indians jumped out to a 6-1 lead after two innings.

Junior Kallista Leonardos-one of the top offensive threats on the team since she stepped foot on campus with a.353/.414/.668 slash line and 22 home runs over her career-stressed that they can not let up and must continue their hot start to 2018. Nester matched Mortensen's two RBIs later in the inning with a single to centerfield to make it 4-0.

Carly Taylor hit 3-4 with a single, double and triple for Patrick Henry.

Turner relieved Savana Mattson (3-2) in the sixth after three runs had scored to pull Auburndale within 6-5.

The final run was scored by the Cardinals when Lobdell was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded, driving in the ninth and final run of the shortened game that ended in five innings due to darkness.

Right now, Eastern's softball team has five players batting over.300, two pitchers in double digit wins and senior Jessica Wireman has a sub 2.00 ERA. Atteberry (2 RBI), Mortensen (2 RBI) and Madeline Owen (2 RBI) led the Lady Saints with multiple RBIs each. Tomlinson scored first off a Wildcat error before Dusti Douglas, Avery Kelly and Ashley Estrada all scored on a Wildcat error.

Rams' senior right-hander AJ Bernhardt went six innings in the shutout win before Dixon's AJ O'Neal closed the door on the Indians in the 5-0 win for Dixon.

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They knocked in a season high 12 runs on 11 hits and six walks while allowing only six to Dubuque.

The Pioneers ride this three-game winning streak as they now prepare to host the Mac-Hi Tournament this weekend at Yantis Park.

With runners at second and third following the error, Atteberry hit a double down the left field line to score two runs and give the Lady Saints the lead.

"I was like "Ok, I'm back in this position again, bases are loaded and I need to do something and get at least one run in".

Valley City opened the game with three runs and added seven more in the final two frames.

The game was held up for more than an hour in the sixth inning after a collision at the plate caused concern for Cape catcher Raegan Jackson.

Webb brought in the first Gustie runner in the third with a single while Carlson was brought home on a bunt an inning later.

Oakley picked up the win in the circle.

Northeast (10-10) will travel to Columbus on Tuesday to face Central Community College in a doubleheader at 2 and 4 p.m.