Prep Softball

Hultz tosses shutout for Tigers

Posted: Aug. 30, 2018 12:01 am Updated: Aug. 31, 2018 1:50 am


Abbey Hultz threw a shutout as the Canton softball team topped Knox County 3-0 Thursday night in Canton, Mo.

Hultz got all the run support she needed when she scored on Laken Hugenberg's single in the bottom of the third tinning. Canton (3-0) added two more runs in the frame on RBI singles by Tegan Burbridge and Hunter Collins.

Knox County (2-1) had the tying run at the plate with two outs in the seventh, but Savannah Mauck grounded out to end the game.

Kinsley Johnson went 3 for 3 for the Eagles.

Palmyra 11, Mark Twain 0: Lauren VanTress tossed a no-hitter in five innings and had nine strikeouts to lead the Panthers over The Tigers in Palmyra, Mo.

Bailey Lovelance had a home run, a double and six RBIs for the Panthers. Drew Billups and Megan Stone also had multiple hits for Palmyra.

Clark County 19, Scotland County 9: Katelyn Kirchner went 3 for 4 with two doubles and four RBIs as the Indians topped the Tigers in Kahoka, Mo. Isiabell Ackile went 3 for 3, with three RBIs and four runs for Clark County. Kiara Brunk earned the victory after striking out four in six innings.

Bowling Green 7, Louisiana 0: Sarah Harness struck out 16, proving too much for the Bulldogs in the loss in Bowling Green, Mo.

Faith Rule was the only Louisiana player to reach second base after her and Autumn Castagna had back-to-back singles in the sixth.

Brashear 14, North Shelby 0: A nine-run second inning propelled Brashear on the road in Shelbyville, Mo.

The Tigers sent 14 to the plate in the frame and had just five hits.

Paige Shinn, Maggie VonThun and Lilly Cook had three of North Shelby's four hits.

Palmyra 11 Mark Twain 0

Palmyra 131 15--11 12 0

Mark Twain 000 00--0 0 5

VanTress and Ingram; Bothers and Arndt. WP- VanTress LP-Bothers 2B- Lovelace, Stone 3B- Cameron O'Brien, Emma Wittler, HR- Bailey Lovelace

Clark County 19, Scotland County 9

Scotland County 330 201-- 9 4 1

Clark County 10(10) 224--19 15 7

WP-Bunk 2B--(Clark) Aubry Boulware, Katelyn Kirchner (2) Isiabell Acklie, Madison Bergman (2)

3B: Alexis Ellison

Bowling Green 7, Louisiana 0

Louisiana 000 000 0--0 4 0

Bowling Green 212 200 x--7 12 0

Gutierrez and Mills; Harness and Deters. WP--Harness. LP--Gutierrez. 2B--Bowling Green 1 (Norton). 3B--Bowling Green 1 (Deters). HR--Bowling Green 3 (Meier, Dameron, Deters).

Canton 3, Knox County 0

Knox County 000 000 0--0 7 0

Canton 003 000 x--3 8 0

Hamlin and Strange; Hultz and Collins. WP--Hultz. LP--Hamlin.

Brashear 14, North Shelby 0

Brashear 290 12--14 10 0

North Shelby 000 00--0 4 3

Acton and Higgins; Trenhaile, Bales (5) and Barrick. WP--Acton. LP--Trenhaile. 2B--Brashear 3 (Higgins 2, Acton). HR--Brashear 1 (Acton).