Lady Rockets take 15-1 County win


x



Anna’s Tiffany Ferguson tosses the ball from the ground to teammate Macey Richard as Botkins’ Ashleigh Gibson reaches second at Botkins Thursday.

Anna’s Tiffany Ferguson tosses the ball from the ground to teammate Macey Richard as Botkins’ Ashleigh Gibson reaches second at Botkins Thursday.


Staff report

BOTKINS — Anna scored nine times in the top of the first and went on to run-rule Botkins in County softball play Thursday, 15-1.

It was Anna’s second win in a row after four losses to start the season, and the Lady Rockets evened their County record at 1-1.

Botkins’ struggles continue, with the Lady Trojans dropping to 0-4 in league play and 0-7 overall.

Anna was led by Elaina Crosson, who had two singles and a double.

Olivia Place, Macey Richard, Chloe Spence and Bailey Luthman all added two hits apiece as the Lady Rockets outhit Botkins 14-2.

The linescore:

`R`H`E

Anna`921 30—15`14`0

Botkins`100 00—1`2`4

WP: Place; LP: Skinner

Records: Anna 2-4, Botkins 0-7.

——

Wayne 11, Sidney 3

HUBER HEIGHTS — Sidney committed seven errors, and it was too much to overcome in an 11-3 loss to Wayne in action on the road Thursday.

The loss was the second in a row after five straight wins by the Lady Jackets, and leaves them at 6-5 on the year heading to Trotwood today.

Grace Shell, who struck out nine in taking the loss, had a single and a double for Sidney, Summer Inman singled twice and Kacey Swiger had a double.

The linescore:

`R`H`E

Sidney`100 001 1—3`8`7

Wayne`202 403 x—11`8`2

WP: Norgrove; LP: Shell

Records: Sdiney 6-5, Wayne 5-6.

——

Coldwater 3, Houston 0

COLDWATER — Houston went on the road and was shut out by Coldwater 3-0 in a well-played game by both teams in non-league action Thursday.

The Lady Wildcats are now 2-5.

Houston had five hits, two of them by Emily Foster.

The game was error-free.

The linescore:

`R`H`E

Houston`000 000 0—0`5`0

Coldwater`003 000 x—3`8`0

WP: Steinke; LP: Felver

Records: Houston 2-5, Coldwater 7-3.

Anna’s Tiffany Ferguson tosses the ball from the ground to teammate Macey Richard as Botkins’ Ashleigh Gibson reaches second at Botkins Thursday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/04/web1_SDN041417BotSoft.jpgAnna’s Tiffany Ferguson tosses the ball from the ground to teammate Macey Richard as Botkins’ Ashleigh Gibson reaches second at Botkins Thursday.

x