HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Olivia Pfeifer hit a double with two outs in the top of the eighth inning for the Hannibal softball team, but she was left stranded on base. Reghan Smith hit a double with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning for Mexico, but her hit
MEMPHIS, Mo. -- The top-seeded Canton softball team wanted to avoid a repeat of last year when it faced second-seeded Scotland County for the Class 1 District 11 title on Monday night. Canton was the top seed in last year's district but was upset in the se
HANNIBAL, Mo. -- After the Hannibal softball team watched Fulton score in the top of the first inning Thursday night, the Pirates knew they needed a quick answer. They turned to the spark plug they've relied on all year. Leadoff hitter Olivia Pfeifer led o
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- Lauren Merrell dominated the Monroe City softball team by striking out 13 in a Clarence Cannon Conference victory. Ten days later, the Highland pitcher had similar results. Merrell fanned 12 in a two-hit shutout to beat third-seeded Mon
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- Alana Comstock knew her job when she came on in relief in the fourth inning. "I just had to come in and help Lauren (VanTress) out," Comstock said. The Palmyra pitcher did that, and she helped the top-seeded Panthers avoid an upset in a
MEMPHIS, Mo. -- Olivia Jarvis allowed just one hit Thursday, but that runner didn't matter as she was out on the bases. It was the only blemish Jarvis had in the Canton softball team's 11-0 victory over Schuyler County in the Class 1 District 11 semifinals
LA PLATA, Mo. -- The Marion County softball team fell 14-1 to La Plata in the Class 1, District 10 semifinals Thursday. Payton Hays scored the only run for Marion County after hitting a single to left field, and she was brought home on a pair of fielding e
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- A 13-run third inning allowed the Monroe City softball team to dispatch Mark Twain 17-2 Wednesday in the Class 2 District 7 quarterfinals at Lions Club Field. The third-seeded Panthers (20-3) advance to face second-seeded Highland...