April 13 softball roundup.
Cover photo of Brookville’s Hannah Kirkwood
BROOKVILLE 9, KEYSTONE 4
KNOX, Pa. – Hannah Kirkwood went 4-for-4 with a triple and four runs scored to lead Brookville to a 9-4 win at Keystone.
It was the Lady Raiders fourth straight win, something that hasn’t happened in a decade.
Maggie Miller also went 2-for-5 with a double and a run scored for Brookville with Carlie McManigle driving in four runs and Jordan MacWilliams adding a double.
McManigle allowed two runs on nine hits and a walk while striking out two.
Dani Larrow paced Keystone going 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored.
Corra Black 2-for-4 with a run scored.
FOREST AREA 11, SHEFFIELD 2
MARIENVILLE, Pa. – Cassie Cochran was 3-for-4 with three RBIs and two runs scored to lead Forest Area to its third straight win, 11-2, over visiting Sheffield.
Allison Lencer added two hits, including a triple, three runs scored and an RBI for the Fires, while Makiya Bellotti was 2-for-3 with three runs scored. Destiny Ginnery chipped in with a double.
Jasmine Ginnery got the win going seven innings allowing two runs on four hits and three walks while striking out seven.
Ashley Frederick was 1-for-3 with a pair of RBIs for Sheffield. Mya Grubbs added a double.
KANE 11, BRADFORD 9
BRADFORD, Pa. – Visiting Kane used a four-run seventh inning to stun Bradford, 11-9.
A pair of errors on Lady Wolves fly balls allowed Kane to first tie the game at nine and then take a 10-9 lead.
Trista Kring was 2-for-4 with two RBIs for Kane, while Rachel Morgan also had a pair of RBIs while hitting a double. Marcie Stanisch went 2-for-4 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI with Ella Marconi adding a hit, two runs scored and an RBI.
Rachel Danielson got the win going five innings in relief allowing three runs, one earned, on three hits and five walks while striking out three.
Emily Warner was 2-for-4 with three RBIs to pace Bradford.
Kaylee Brown took the loss allowing 11 runs, five earned, on eight hits and three walks while striking out four in seven innings of work.
BROCKWAY 11, CAMERON COUNTY 8
BROCKWAY, Pa. – Lead Lindemuth was 3-for-4 with an RBI to lead an 11-hit Brockway outburst in an 11-8 win over visiting Cameron County.
Kayla Dowdall added a 2-for-4 performance as did Anndi Bartlett, who tripled and drove in three. Kaitlyn Morelli also had a pair of hits.
Amily Schatz was 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles for Cameron County, while Laila Smith had three singles. Alyvia McKimm chipped in a pair of doubles, and Payton Bloom had two hits with a triple.
Dowdall got the win allowing eight runs on 12 hits and a walk while striking out two.
Smith took the loss giving up 11 runs on 11 hits and two walks while striking out three.
The Lady Rovers used a seven-run first to take a 7-0 lead.
PENNS VALLEY 11, CLEARFIELD 4
SPRING MILLS, Pa. – Lydia Collison had a home run and a double to lead Penns Valley to an 11-4 win over Clearfield.
Ryan Thompson added a pair of singles for the Lady Rams, while Abby Thom had a double and two RBIs.
Brooke Cline and Abby Fedder both had doubles for Clearfield.
Harley Hess got the win in relief going 4 ⅓ innings allowing two runs on four hits, a walk and a hit batter while striking out four.
Fedder took the loss giving up five runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out one in 2 ⅔ innings of work.
COUDERSPORT 12, COWANESQUE VALLEY 11
COUDERSPORT, Pa. – Coudersport beat visiting Cowanesque Valley, 12-11, in a slugfest.
Macy Gleason was 2-for-4 with three RBIs and two runs scored for the Lady Falcons. Shaelyn Black added three hits with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored, Annie Chambers was 2-for-2 with a double and four RBIs, Joplin Osgood went 2-for-2 with two runs scored, Chelsey Streich was 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles, an RBI and two runs scored and EmmaRae Easton was 2-for-3 with two runs scored.
Haley Murphy went 3-for-5 with a double and two runs scored for Cowanesque Valley. Emma McClaren had two hits, including a two-run home run, and scored twice.
Black got the win in relief going four innings allowing two runs on four hits while striking out five.
ALTOONA 5, DUBOIS 4, 9 INNINGS
ALTOONA, Pa. – Lindsey Fasolo’s walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth gave Altoona a come-from-behind 5-4 win over DuBois.
The Lady Lions tied the game in the seventh on an error before winning it in the ninth.
Alexa Young was 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI for Altoona with Alyson Adams going 2-for-5 with a double and three runs scored.
Rachel Gildersleeve paced DuBois going 4-for-4 with a double. Alexis Ray and Danessa Allison had RBIs for the Lady Beavers.
Young got the win in relief pitching 3 ⅔ scoreless innings allowing four hits while striking out one.
Molly Nosker took the loss. She pitched 8 ⅓ innings allowing five runs, four earned, on nine hits and three walks while striking out four.
REDBANK VALLEY 14, JOHNSONBURG 4, 5 INNINGS
NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Lexi Holt had four hit, an RBI and a run scored to help Redbank Valley to a 14-4, five-inning win over visiting Johnsonburg.
Kara Hicks blasted a three-run home run for the Lady Bulldogs, while Kristine Shaffer had four hits, including a double, and two RBIs.
Lindsey Kocjancic had a home run and a triple and drove in three to lead Johnsonburg. Nicole Myers was also 3-for-3.
Alyssa Burkett got the win going five innings and allowing four runs, two earned, on six hits and a walk while striking out three.
Hannah Park suffered the loss giving up 11 runs, nine earned, on 10 hits and six walks in 4 ⅓ innings.
MONITEAU 15, KARNS CITY 0
CHICORA, Pa. – Kennedy DeMatteis threw a one-hit shutout, as Moniteau rolled to a 15-0 win at Karns City.
Kennedy DeMatteis walked four and struck out 10 in seven innings of work, as the Lady Warriors blew the game open with a seven-run seventh. She also helped her own cause on offense going 1-for-4 with a triple, a run scored and an RBI.
Gabby Stewart cranked a home run and was 3-for-5 with five RBIs and three runs scored, while Cortney Claypoole was 5-for-5 with three RBIs and a run scored. Bailey Hoffman chipped in two hits and three runs scored.
Emily Huff had the hit for Karns City.
Makenzie Shay took the loss going four innings and allowing eight runs, four earned, on seven hits and three walks while striking out one.
OSWAYO VALLEY 7, NORTHERN POTTER 5
SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa. – Shayla Bickle and Karina West both had a pair of hits to help Oswayo Valley to a 7-5 win over visiting Northern Potter.
Bickle’s hits were a double and a triple and she scored three times while driving in a run. West added a pair of singles and a run scored.
Maddie Nudd got the win in relief going 6 ⅔ innings allowing two runs on 11 hits and three walks while striking out six.
Jenna Hyde was 3-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored for Northern Potter. Tory McCutcheon was also 2-for-3 with three runs scored, while Bobby Jo Tubbs had three hits, Alyssa Burchell two hits and an RBI and Alyssa Hoops two RBIs.
McCutcheon took the loss going six innings allowing seven runs, three earned, on seven hits and two walks while striking out seven.
SMETHPORT 3, OTTO-ELDRED 0
DUKE CENTER, Pa. – Emily Treat threw a shutout to help Smethport to its first win of the season, 3-0, at Otto-Eldred.
Treat struck out six and worked out of a bases-loaded-no-outs jam in the sixth in getting the win.
Sam Tanner had a pair of RBIs, while Megan DeLuca had an insurance run run-producing double in the seventh for the Lady Hubbers.
Alyssa Shelander had a double for Otto-Eldred and was the tough-luck loser giving up three runs on two hits and six walks while striking out three.