Junior High School Softball Roundup -- August 14


Published on August 15 2014 3:11 am
Last Updated on August 18 2014 2:27 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham St. Anthony Junior High School traveled to Mattoon and fell to the homestanders 5-3 in softball competition Thursday.

The Bullpups took a 2-1 first inning lead but Mattoon tied in the second. The Wildcats moved ahead with a run in the fourth. St. Anthony tied in the top of the fifth but, once again, Mattoon pushed ahead in the bottom of the frame 4-3 then scored a final run in the sixth.

At Mattoon

St. Anthony          200    010    --    3

Mattoon                110    111    --    5

WP -- Edwards. LP -- none listed.

St. Anthony -- no hits listed

Mattoon -- Edwards, 2 singles, double; Davee, single; Ray, single; Larson, single, double; Ferris, single; Conyers, single; Phillips, single


At Effingham

Teutopolis and Effingham split a doubleheader Thursday. Effingham won the eighth-grade contest 17-7. The Mustangs stepped out to a 8-2 lead in the second and had 15 hits in the contest.

Miranda Fox had a single and triple for Effingham while Carsyn Fearday had two singles, a double and an RBI. Skyler Schafer had three singles and four RBI while Chloe Funneman had a double and two RBI. Kiyah Kuhlman had a single and two RBI and Morgan Krouse and Kaitlyn Kinkelaar had two singles each.

In the seventh-grade contest, T-town was an 8-5 winner over Effingham. Maddy Stortzum had a single and drove in a run while Mikayla Allie, Kennedy Collier, Emma Huss, Emma Budde and Olivia Martin had an RBI for the winners.

At Effingham

Teutopolis          201    22    --     7-  6-1

Effingham           444    05    --    17-6-1

WP -- Fearday. LP -- none listed.

Teutopolis -- no hits listed

Effingham -- Fox, single, triple; Fearday, 2 singles, double, 1 RBI; Kinkelaar, 2 singles; Schafer, 3 singles, 4 RBI; Burgess, single, 1 RBI; C. Funneman, double, 2 RBI; Kuhlman, single, 2 RBI; Krouse, 2 singles

Game Two

Teutopolis -- no hits listed

Effingham hits -- Huss, single; Budde, single; Martin, 1 RBI; Collier, single; Stortzum, single, 1 RBI; Allie, single


 At St. Elmo

Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg trounced St. Elmo/Brownstown 15-0 in four innings.

WSS took a 5-0 first inning lead then had a nine-run second. Megan Schlechte pitched the no-hitter.

St. Elmo/Brownstown drops to 1-1 on the season.

At St. Elmo

Windsor/Stew-Stras             590    1    --    15-8-0

St. Elmo/Brownstown          000    0    --       0-0-9

Wp -- Schlechte. LP -- Oberlink.

Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg -- no hits listed

St. Elmo/Brownstown -- no hits