The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

April 5, 2014

Caddo Mills, Celeste claim district wins

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL / SOFTBALL

FROM STAFF REPORTS
Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Caddo Mills 5,

Pilot Point 2

  CADDO MILLS — Caddo Mills raised its District 12-2A baseball record to 3-4 with a 5-2 victory over Pilot Point on Friday.

  Jacob Tillett led the Foxes with two hits and two runs batted in.

  Trevor Martin, who struck out four, claimed the mound win with relief help from Cody Nitson.

                       District 12-2A baseball

Pilot Point       000    000    2    —2 4 5

Caddo Mills    130    100     x    —5 6 2

  WP: Trevor Martin, 4 hits, 2 runs, 0 ERs, 0 BBs, 4 Ks in 6 2/3; relieved by Cody Nitson, 0 hits, 0 runs, 0 BBs, 1 K in 1/3 IP.

  LP: King.

               Leading hitters

  PP: Greenwood 2-3.

  CM: Jacob Tillett 2-4, 2 RBIs; Colton Black 1-2, Seth McMahan 1-3, Reed Randolph 1-3, Cody Nitson 1-4, 1 RBI.

  Record: CM 10-11, 3-4.

  Next game: Caddo Mills at Gunter, 7 p.m. Tuesday.



Celeste (girls) 17,

Campbell 0

  CAMPBELL — Mason McCord slugged three hits, including a homer, to lead the Celeste Lady Devils to a 17-0 District 15-A softball victory over Campbell on Friday.

  Sarah Myers and Paige Stark also managed two hits for Celeste.

  Emily Ashmore doubled for Campbell’s only hit.

               District 15-A softball

Celeste       061    019    —17 13 0

Campbell    000    000    —0 1 3

  LP: Caitlin Jones, 11 hits, 15 runs, 14 ERs, 11 BBs, 5 Ks in 5 1/3 IP; relieved by Kaitlyn Stigall, 2 hits, 2 runs, 2 ERs, 1 BB, 0 Ks in 2/3 IP.

           Leading hitters

  Ce: Sarah Myers 2-3, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Paige Stark 2-4, 2 runs, 2 RBIs, Mason McCord 3-5, HR, 1 run, 3 RBI; Hannah Lipsey 1-5, 1 run; Morgan Seals 1-2, 3 runs, 1 RBI; Sam Hughes 1-2, 3 runs, 1 RBI, Hannah Moore 1-3 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Rachel Myers, 1-1 2 runs, 1 RBI.

  Ca: Emily Ashmore 1-2, 2B.

Wolfe City 7,

Celeste 3

  CELESTE — The Wolfe City Wolves upped their District 16-A baseball record to 7-1 with a 7-3 win over Celeste on Friday.

  Malik Gaffney scored three runs to lead the Wolves’ offense, while Hunter Bostick scored twice and drove in two runs.

  Gaffney also picked up the victory on the mound for Wolfe City striking out four and walking four.

  Gaffney picked up the mound win with relief help from Chris Adams.

                     District 16-A baseball

Wolfe City    100    014     1    —7 5 3

Celeste         200    001    x    —3 5 7

  WP: Malik Gaffney, 4 hits, 3 runs, 4 BBs, 4 Ks in 6 IP; relieved by Chris Adams, 1 hit, 0 runs, 1 BB, 0 Ks in 1 IP.

  LP: Colton Smith.

                   Leading hitters

  WC: Malik Gaffney 1-3, 1 RBI, 3 runs; Hunter Bostick 1-4, 2B, 2 RBIs, 2 runs; Justin Wilkinson 1-3, Cody Wallace 1-4, 1 run; Brandon Fisk 1-3, 1 RBI.

  Record: WC 11-5, 7-1.

  Next game: Dodd City at Wolfe City, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.



Wolfe City 4,

Bland (girls) 2

  MERIT — Taylor Woodruff struck out nine in pitching Wolfe City to a 4-2 District 15-A softball win over Bland on Friday.

  Woodruff finished with a five-hitter.

  Shelby Greenway led the Lady Wolves at the plate with three hits and Laura Fenter finished with two hits.

  Morgan Gann topped Bland with a pair of hits.

                    District 15-A softball

Wolfe City    010    030    0    —4 10 4

Bland           001    001    0    —2 5 3

  WP: Taylor Woodruff, 5 hits, 2 runs, 1 ER, 3 BBs, 9 Ks.

  LP: Kellie Pate, 10 hits, 4 runs, 3 ERs, 6 BBs, 5 Ks.

                   Leading hitters

  WC: Shelby Greenway 3-4, Laura Fenter 2-4, 1 RBI; Savannah Richardson 1-4, 3B, 1 RBI; Cheyanne Lake 1-4, 2B; Madison Humphries 1-1.

  B: Morgan Gann 2-3, Kellie Pate 1-1.

  Records: WC 10-10-1, 3-3. B 4-2.

  Next game: Celeste at Wolfe City, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.



Pilot Point (girls) 2,

Caddo Mills 1

  CADDO MILLS — Pilot Point slipped past Caddo Mills 2-1 in a District 12-2A softball pitcher’s duel on Friday.

  Preslee Gallaway pitched a seven-hitter for Pilot Point, striking out eight.

  Mary Moran threw a five-hitter for Caddo Mills, fanning nine as the Lady Foxes dropped to 5-3 in district play.

  Allison Strittmatter led the victors at the plate with a homer and a double.

                     District 12-2A softball

Pilot Point      000    002    0    —2 5 3

Caddo Mills    000    010    0    —1 7 2

  WP: Preslee Galloway, 7 hits, 1 run, 2 BBs, 8 Ks

  LP: Mary Moran, 5 hits, 2 runs, 2 ERs, 2 BBs, 9 Ks.

                       Leading hitters

  PP: Allison Strittmatter 2-3, 2B, HR; Hannah Sullivan 1-1, 2B.

  CM: Sierra Gause 1-3, Natalee Wright 1-3, Makenna Tallant 1-3, Jamie Maxwell 1-3, Jessica Spoonemore 1-3, Alicia Miller 1-3.

  Records: CM 15-7, 5-3.

  Next game: Caddo Mills at Gunter, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.



Blue Ridge 4,

Bland 0

  MERIT — Blue Ridge pitcher Thomas Weatherford blanked Bland 4-0 on three hits in a District 16-A baseball battle of Tigers on Friday.

  Weatherford struck out nine.

  Dalton Eaves led Blue Ridge at the plate with two hits.

  Pendergrass, Warren and Humphrey had hits for Bland.

                      District 16-A baseball

Blue Ridge    000    022    0    —4 5 1

Bland            000    000    0    —0 3 1

  WP: Thomas Weatherford, 3 hits, 0 runs, 0 ERs, 1 BB, 9 Ks.

  LP: Pendergrass, 5 hits, 4 runs, 4 ERs, 3 BBs, 6 Ks, 6 IP; relieved by Bergman, 0 hits, 0 runs, 0 ERs, 0 BBs, 1 K, 1 IP.

             Leading hitters

  BR: Weatherford 1-4, 1 run; Lane McKinney 1-4, 2 RBIs; Dalton Eaves 2-3, 2 RBIs.

  B: Pendergrass 1-3, Warren 1-3, Humphrey 1-2.



Lone Oak 10,

Commerce 7

  LONE OAK — Kevin Smith drove in four runs to spark the Lone Oak Buffaloes to a 10-7 District 14-2A baseball win on Friday over Commerce.

  River Tolleson drove in two runs for Lone Oak.

                      District 14-2A baseball

Commerce    050    020    0    —7 14 3

Lone Oak      000    532    x    —10 10 3

  WP: Tyler Killian, 7 hits, 2 runs, 2 ERs, 4 Ks in 5 IP.

  LP: Mojica, 10 hits, 10 runs, 7 ERs, 7 BBs, 5 Ks in 6 IP.

                      Leading hitters

  LO: Kevin Smith 3-3, 4 RBIs; River Tolleson 1-3, 2 RBIs; Tyler Killian 1-1, 2 RBIs; Andrew Nichols 3-4, 2 B; Levi Castillo 2-3.

  Records: LO 6-8, 3-4.

  Next game: Grand Saline at Lone Oak, Noon today.



Farmersville 1,

Leonard 0

  LEONARD — The Farmersville Fightin' Farmers edged the Leonard Tigers 1-0 on Friday in District 12-2A baseball.

  Parker Mason took the win on the mound, striking out eight and limiting Leonard to three hits.

  Ty McKinney had 11 strikeouts and pitched a four hitter for Leonard.

  Chase Hacker led Farmersville with three hits.

  Dylan Monck led Leonard with two hits.

                        District 12-2A baseball

Farmersville    010    000    0    —1 4 1

Leonard          000    000    0    —0 3 1

  WP: Parker Mason, 3 hits, 0 runs, 0 ERs, 8 Ks.

  LP: Ty McKinney, 4 hits, 1 run, 1 ER, 11 Ks.

            Leading hitters

  F: Chase Hacker 3-3, Hunter Grant 1-3.

  L: Dylan Monck 2-3, Ty McKinney 1-3.

  Record: L 4-4, F 4-4.

  Next game: Leonard at Sunnyvale, 7 p.m. Tuesday.