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April 6, 2012

Sherman pulls away from Lady Lions


GREENVILLE —   Sherman pulled away from the Greenville Lady Lions with nine runs over the last four innings to post a 10-0 District 13-4A softball victory on Thursday at Monty Stratton Field.

  The Lady Bearcats scored one run in the fourth, two in the fifth, one in the sixth and five in the seventh.

  Sherman right-hander Katelyn Klug limited the Lady Lions to only two hits while striking out 10.

Katie Threndyle singled in the second while Sidney Tippit doubled in the fourth inning for Greenville’s only two hits.

  Sherman raised its records to 14-10 overall and 7-0 in district, while Greenville fell to 2-6 in 13-4A play.

  Greenville will host Mount Pleasant at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Monty Stratton Field.

“We had a rough night,” said Lady Lions coach Jennifer Rickman. “We have things to work on and well do better Monday versus Mount Pleasant. We’re still in the running for playoffs. We just need to fix some things and we will be there.”

                   District 13-4A softball

Sherman      010    121    5    —10 10 0

Greenville    000    000    0    —  0   2 5

  WP: Katelyn Klug, 2 hits, 0 runs, 0 ERs, 1 BB, 10 Ks.

  LP: Rachael Cook, 10 hits, 10 runs, 7 ERs, 0 BBs, 4 Ks.

                   Leading hitters

  S: Katelyn Klug 1-3, 1 RBI; Sara Flores 2-4, Taylor Vankirk 1-3, Ashley Crockett 1-4, Dee Harris 2-4, Macy Whitworth 1-3, 1 RBI; Mariah Maple 1-3, 1 RBI; Sara Baca 1-3.

  G: Katie Threndyle 1-3, Sidney Tippit 1-3.

  Records: S 14-10, 7-0; G 2-6 in district.

  Next game: Mount Pleasant at Greenville, 6:30 p.m. Monday.

Leonard 6,

Paris Chisum 0

  PARIS — Ty McKinney fired a four-hitter as the Leonard Tigers blanked Paris Chisum 6-0 in District 12-2A baseball.

  McKinney struck out 12 and walked only one.

  Laine Albert led Leonard at the plate going 3-for-4, while McKinney went 2-for-2 with a double.

                         District 12-2A baseball

Leonard            021    111     0    —6 8 1

Paris Chisum    000    000    0    —0 4 1

  WP: Ty McKinney, 4 hits, 0 runs, 0 ERs, 1 BB, 12 Ks.

                         Leading hitters

  L: Laine Albert 3-4, Ty McKinney 2-2, 2B; Bradley Dills 1-3; Blake Hicks 1-3; Dillion Monck 1-3, Blake Cummings 1-3.

  Record: L 3-3.

  Next game: Cooper at Leonard, Monday

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