The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

April 17, 2013

Roundup: Foley hurls Patriots past Bobcats

From Staff Reports


Independence 9, Summers County 0

Winning pitcher Brooke Foley held the Bobcats to one hit, a single by Brooke Cole.

Katie Walker struck out six Patriots, but Summers handicapped her with seven errors.

The Bobcats, now 8-10, will play at 5:30 p.m. today at Oak Hill.

Independence (3-6) will host Mount View Thursday.

Independence 9, Summers County 0

I:    030    15        —    9 6 2

SC:    000    00        —    0 1 7

I: Brooke Foley and Katy Lilly, SC: Katie Walker and Brooke Cole. WP — Foley. LP — Walker. Hitting — I: Foley 1-3, Kelsey Hart 1-3, Taylor Parker 2-3 (3b, 2 rbi), Courtney Haga 1-2 (rbi), Elizabeth Epling 1-2, SC: Cole 1-2.

Records: SC 8-10

Late Monday

Woodrow Wilson 9, Independence 8

(8 innings)

Woodrow Wilson rallied for four runs in the top of the seventh inning to send the game to extra innings, then pushed across the game winner in the eighth to defeat the host Patriots Monday.

Jahnae McDowell and Adrienne Mullins each had a home run for Woodrow Wilson. Mullins also had a double and two RBIs.

Cara MacAuley and Maggie Cook added two hits apiece for the Lady Flying Eagles.

Katy Lilly blasted a home run and Taylor Parker had three hits for Independence.

Woodrow Wilson hosts Greenbrier East today.

Woodrow Wilson 9, Independence 8 (8 innings)

WW:    001    003    41    —    9 13 2

I:    003    320    00    —    8 8 2

WW: Shannon Underwood and Adrienne Mullins, I: Brooke Foley and K. Lilly. WP — Underwood. LP — Foley. Hitting — WW: Jahnae McDowell 2-5 (HR), Cara MacAulay 2-5, Adrienne Mullins 2-5 (HR, 2B, 2 RBI), Maggie Cook 2-4 (RBI), Emily Lane 1-5 (2B); I: Katy Lilly 1-4 (HR), Jessica Lilly 2-3, Taylor Parker 3-4.


Independence 11-6, Summers County 0-0

It was Joseph H. Goddard Appreciation Night, the ol’ ball coach had to be smiling as his former team swept a doubleheader from Summers County allowing no runs in the wins.

In the opener, Andrue Hughart fired a no-hitter, striking out nine Bobcats to collect the win. Drew D’Angelo smacked two doubles and drove in three runs, while Brian Sexton drove in two runs for the Patriots.

In the nightcap, Jeremy McGinnis scattered six hits and struck out 11 batters for the shutout win, while D’Angelo and Sexton stayed red hot from the plate.

Both D’Angelo and Sexton pounded out two doubles, while Andrue Hughart and Brad Huffman each had a double in the win for the Patriots.

Independence travels to Nicholas County today.

Independence 11, Summers County 0 (5 innings)

SC:    000    00        —    0 0 5

I:    304    4x        —    11 9 0

WP — Hughart. LP — Drae Hutchens. Hitting — I: Drew D’Angelo 3-3 (2 2B, R, 3 RBI), Wyatt Adkins 1-2 (R, RBI), Jeremy McGinnis 1-1, Brian Sexton 1-3 (2 RBI, 2 R), Andrue Hughart 1-3 (RBI), Tanner Muovich (RBI), Tanner Ray 1-3 (RBI, R).

Independence 6, Summers County 0

I:    100    200    3    —    6 10 1

SC:    000    000    0    —    0 6 3

WP — McGinnis. LP — Shrewsbury. Hitting — I: Drew D’Angelo 2-4 (2R, 2 2B), Brad Huffman 1-4 (R, RBI, 2B), Wyatt Adkins 1-4 (R, RBI), Jeremy McGinnis 1-4, Brian Sexton 3-4 (R, RBI, 2 2B), Andrue Hughart 1-4 (R, RB, 2B), Ryan Brandsetter 1-3 (RBI) SC: Matt Ryan 1-3, David Willey 2-2, Dustin Smith 1-3, Eric Lindsay 1-3, Aaron Gunnoe 1-1.

Wyoming East 19, Mingo Central 0

(5 innings)

GILBERT — Zach Whitten blasted a home run, drove in four runs and Wyoming East pounded out 15 hits to roll past Mingo Central 19-0 Tuesday.

Brian Lusk added two doubles and three RBIs, while Austin Canada added two hits and also had three RBIs for the Warriors.

Jon Cullicerto and Chase Pressley combined on a three-hit shut-out for Wyoming East.

Wyoming East (9-4) hosts Oak Hill today.

Wyoming East 19, Mingo Central 0

WE:    541    36        —    19 15 1

MC:    000    00        —    0 3 4

WE: Jon Cullicerto, Chase Pressley (5) and Zach Whitten, MC: Todd Sloan, Tyler Harrison (2) and Peyton Harrison. WP — Cullicerto. LP — Sloan. Hitting — WE: Austin Canada 2-4 (2B, 3 RBI), Zach Whitten 3-4 (2B, HR, 4 RBI), Christian Hedinger 1-1 (RBI), Derek Thornton 1-2 (2 RBI), Davis Powers 1-2 (2B, Brian Lusk 3-3 (2 2B, 3 RBI), Doug Mills 1-1, Chase Pressley 2-2 (RBI), Hunter England 1-1, MC: Caleb Spencer 1-1, Matt Usack 1-2, Eli Cisco 1-2.

Records: Wyoming East (9-4).

Victory Awards Dinner May 5

WHEELING — Advance tickets are available for the 67th annual Victory Awards Dinner, set for Sunday, May 5, at the Village Square Conference Center in Clarksburg.

Sponsored by the W.Va. Sports Writers Association, the fete recognizes annual statewide award winners by the WVSWA, all-state selections in football, boys and girls basketball, and state Hall of Fame inductees.

The newest Hall of Famers are two honored National Football League linemen with the Los Angeles Rams — Dennis Harrah and the late Charles Cowan.

Tickets are available from the Register-Herald sports department. Call 304-255-4475 after 4 p.m. for more details.

No tickets will be sold at the door. Those who wait until the last minute could be disappointed.