Macks Creek falls to Calvary Lutheran, Osage outpaced by Blair Oaks and Eldon edges out Sedalia Smith-Cotton
Calvary Lutheran offense too much for Macks Creek
The Macks Creek Lady Pirates saw their three game winning streak come to an end on Tuesday night at the hands of the Calvary Lutheran Lady Lions, 16-1 in five innings.
It was just a 1-1 game after the first inning, but the Lady Lions were consistent adding another run in the second and following it up with four runs in the third and fourth and six more in the fifth.
Bethany Schmidt worked the first 3 1/3 innings, allowing eight runs, three earned, on five hits while striking out one, walking three, and hitting two batters. Shaylee Skinner relieved and worked one-plus of an inning, allowing four runs, two earned, on two hits while walking three. Jesse Willis worked two-thirds of an inning and was touched for four runs on one hit to go along with one strike out, three walks, and two hit batsmen.
Offensively Macks Creek only managed two hits in the contest. Madeline Phillips tripled and scored and Bobbie Hilton singled in the fourth. Skinner reached on an error and Lexi Mayer was beaned for the only other two base runners.
Macks Creek falls to 4-6 with the loss. The Lady Pirates are back in action on Thursday when they travel to Stoutland at 5 p.m.
Courtesy of Macks Creek School District
Osage outpaced by Blair Oaks
School of the Osage suffered its toughest defeat of the season Tuesday night as they fell to Blair Oaks 16-0 in a battle for the top of the Tri-County Conference.
After a scoreless first inning, the Falcons busted the game wide open with seven runs in the second and tacked on nine more runs in the third to finish it. The Indians were held to just a single hit on the evening.
Carly Ward took the loss in the circle for Osage, allowing seven runs on six hits in 1 2/3 innings of work, striking out one batter. Blair Oaks was also aided by three Indian errors.
Osage (9-5, 4-1 Tri-County Conference) visits Vienna on Thursday for a contest at 5 p.m.
Eldon edges out Sedalia Smith-Cotton
Eldon picked up a 5-4 win over Sedalia Smith-Cotton Tuesday night. The Mustangs (2-11, 0-3 Tri-County Conference) will play host to Warsaw Thursday night at 5 p.m.