St. A, Altamont Win 18-1 while Effingham Drops Game to C-W


Published on August 30 2013 8:35 am
Last Updated on August 30 2013 8:35 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham St. Anthony and Altamont were both winners in junior high school softball action Thursday evening by 18-1 counts.

In the Bullpups contest, St. Anthony held a 4-0 first inning lead then had a 14-run second inning. K. Kabbes pitched the no-hitter over Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick.

M. Mills had three singles while A. Day had a single, double and four RBI, D. Having two singles and two RBI and E. Day a single, double and three RBI.

At Beecher City

St. Anthony          4(14)0    --    18-15

BCCH                     0     01    --       1-  0

WP -- Kabbes. LP -- Oldham.

St. Anthony -- Mills, 3 singles; Kabbes, single, 1 RBI; A. Day, single, double, 4 RBI; Rogers, single; Having, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Kinkelaar, single, 2 RBI; E. Day, single, double, 3 RBI; Roepke, single, 1 RBI; Coffin, single; Poston, single, 1 RBI

Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick -- no hits


At Ramsey

Altamont took a 9-1 first inning lead and went on for an 18-1 win in three innings. Tinley Mette picked up the pitching win to improve to 2-2 on a one-hitter.

Mette had a single, home run and four RBI while Hanna Wolff had a single, double and four RBI and Marlee Nolen two singles and an RBI. Altamont is now 2-0 in the National Trail Conference, 7-6 overall.

At Ramsey

Altamont          963    --    18-9-2

Ramsey           100    --       1-1-4

WP -- Mette. LP -- Banal.

Altamont -- Mette, single, home run, 4 RBI; Shryock, double; Phililps, double, 3 RBI; Smith, single; Wolff, single, double, 4 RBI; Nolen, 2 singles, 1 RBI

Ramsey -- Saunders, single


At Effingham

Casey-Westfield came calling and took a 1-0 first inning lead and went on for a 4-0 win over the Mustangs.

"We put the ball in play tonight but could not see to hit in the gaps as Casey-Westfield did," said EJHS Coach Megan Whitacre. "Armstrong pitched a strong game with six strikeouts and no walks. Kinkelaar and Kuhlman were the lone hits for us."

Effingham continues its busy schedule with a game at Altamont today and at Teutopolis Saturday.

At Effingham

Casey-Westfield          103    000    0    --    4-10-0

Effingham                     000    000    0    --    0-  2-0

WP -- Jones. LP -- Armstrong.

Casey-Westfield -- no hits listed

Effingham -- Kinkelaar, single; Kuhlman, single