North Daviess places third
EVANSVILLE - The North Daviess softball team (17-7) finished third at the Evansville Central Tournament Saturday by compiling a record of 2-1.
Evansville Central and Evansville Memorial were the top two finishers.
The Cougars’ lone loss of the week was to Class 4A No. 2 Evansville Central
(24-2) 9-1 Friday evening. The Cougars recorded seven hits in the loss. Jess Miller had two hits with a double, Brooke Lindy had one hit, Ashley Troutman had two, Cassie Knepp had a double and Alexis Reed had a single.
North Daviess defeated Mt. Vernon 3-0 in the Cougars’ first game Saturday.
The battery of Morgan Wadsworth and Cassie Knepp, plus the Cougar defense held Mt. Vernon to three hits. North Daviess RBIs were recorded by Ashley Troutman and Tailon Graber. Tailon Graber and Cassie Knepp had two hits apiece, while Larynda Keith, Jess Miller and Kyle Hanna had one hit each.
In the Cougars’ 12-2 win over Forest Park Saturday, Tailon Graber held the Rangers to five hits in seven innings. North Daviess pounded out 11 hits on its own. Brooke Lindy was 2-for-3 with two doubles, Larynda Keith was 2-for-4, and Jess Miller was 2-for-3 with a double. Maggie Swartzentruber was 1-for-1 with a double, Morgan Wadsworth was 1-for-1 and Tailon Graber was 1-for-2.
Vikings top Wood, 5-0
MONTGOMERYR - Barr-Reeve defeated Wood Memorial 5-0 Saturday. Allison Hoover defeated Sarah Hornby, 6-0, 6-1, and Melody Rohrer defeated Shelby McGregor, 6-1, 6-0, in the first two singles matches. At No. 3 singles, Bethanie Knepp beat Madison Shoultz, 6-1, 6-0.
In double matches, Destiny Kidwell-Hania Sisco defeated Gina Strickland-Audrey Tepe 6-0, 6-0. Baleigh Miller-Kaitlin Swartzentruber defeated Sam Callahan-Kyndall Hicks 6-1, 6-2.
Vikings fall to Gibson Southern
FORT BRANCH - The Barr-Reeve baseball team dropped a 10-0 contest to Gibson Southern Saturday afternoon.
Heath Graber started for the Vikings, and allowed four runs in two innings.
Gibson Southern scored two runs each in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings.
Stanley Kemp had two hits to lead the Vikings, and Cain Miller, Heath Graber, Logan James, Logan Lengacher and Jon McMullen all had one hit apiece.