Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Around the prep diamonds......

Top baseball and softball performers:

■ Cherryville’s Chase Scott and Cory Parks combined to pitch a perfect game in a 2-0 victory against Gastonia Highland.
Scott pitched five innings and struck out eight to earn the victory. Parks struck out five in the final two innings to get the save.

■ Hickory Grove’s Kyle Galloway had amazing hitting games on consecutive days.
He was 3-for-4 with two home runs and six RBIs in an 11-3 victory against Charlotte Latin on Monday. Galloway had two home runs and five RBIs in a 14-8 victory against SouthLake Christian on Tuesday.
His two- day totals: 6-for-8, four home runs and 11 RBIs.

Matthew Culbertson, Ryan Cliff and Slater Erwin also hit home runs for Hickory Grove on Tuesday.

■ Cody Still pitched a 1-hitter with 11 strikeouts in Grace Academy’s 22-0 victory in four innings against United Faith.

■ Mallard Creek’s Carlos Aponte was 4-for-4 with three RBIs in a 6-5 victory against Concord Robinson.

■Mount Pleasant’s Garrett Furr pitched a four-hitter with 11 strikeouts, with two hits and two RBIs in a 3-1 victory against North Stanly.

■Butler’s Jake Fincher had two doubles, a home run and four RBIs in a 7-0 victory against Richmond Senior.

■ Ardrey Kell’s Kalie Lang struck out 15 in a 6-0 victory against Olympic. She walked one, and allowed two hits.

■ Charlotte Christian’s Mallory Severs was 4-for-4 with three RBIs in a 12-6 victory against Wesleyan, including a home run and a double.

■ Lincoln Charter’s Victoria Morgan had seven RBIs, two triples and a double in a 23-1 victory against Clearview Christian.

■ Alexander Central’s Chelsea Wilkinson, a freshman, threw a no-hitter in her first prep game Monday, an 18-0 victory against East Lincoln.

- Cliff Mehrtens


Anonymous said...

My Dghtr Erica Rodriguez, got a huge hit off :Ardrey Kell’s Kalie Lang struck out 15 in a 6-0 victory against Olympic. She walked one, and allowed two hits.

She walked erica once and gave up a hit to her.

Erica Rodriguez is a freshman on the varisity squad. Playing outfield .999 going into the 5th game of the season.
Watch out for her and Olympic Trojans coming to a school near you!

Anonymous said...

Nice job Chase Scott!!!