By Paul Adkins Sports Editor
April 10, 2014
Make that 10 in a row.
The Logan High School softball team improved to 10-0 on the season with Tuesday’s 10-2 win at Sherman on Tuesday night.
Logan plated four runs in the top of the first inning to take a 4-0 lead and never looked back in posting the win. The Lady Cats added two runs in the fourth and four more in the fifth.
The game was stopped after five innings due to the 8-run mercy rule.
Sherman scored its only two runs in the bottom of the third.
Sam Curry hit a home run and had four RBI to lead Logan. Hannah Kolovich went 2-for-3 with a pair of doubles. Aarron Ward was 2-for-3 with a double. Kiana Hill and Hana Sedlock also had extra base hits as each had a double.
Sedlock pitched the complete game win within the circle for Logan as she allowed just two runs and two hits over five innings.
Sherman committed three errors in the game to two for the Lady Cats.
The Tide fell to 6-4 on the season with the loss.
Kylie Wells was the starting and losing pitcher for Sherman. She was relieved by Jordan Lewis in the third inning.
Lewis and Baylee Harless each had a single for Sherman.
Logan was back into action on Wednesday night at home against Wyoming East. LHS then hosts Winfield on Thursday at 5:30 p.m., goes to Point Pleasant on Friday and then hosts Nitro on April 16.
Lady Tigers drop two
The Chapmanville Regional High School softball team dropped a pair of games, losing 10-2 at Wayne on Monday and then falling 4-1 at home on Tuesday night to Class AA sectional rival Scott.
In Monday’s game, Chapmanville led two-time defending Class AA state champion Wayne 2-1 after three innings before the Pioneers tied it in the fourth. Wayne then exploded for six runs in the fifth and two more in the sixth to turn it into a rout.
The game was stopped after six innings due to the 8-run mercy rule.
Cydnee Lambert took the loss on the mound for Chapmanville. She was relieved by freshman Faith Bell in the fifth.
Savannah Wiley was 2-for-3 at the plate with an RBI for the Lady Tigers. Bell was also 2-for-3. Caitlin Elkins also drove in a run.
Wayne’s Fry was 3-for-4 with two home runs and six RBI.
Both teams committed an error.
Wayne has defeated Chapmanville the last two years in the Class AA regional semifinals.
In Tuesday’s game, Scott improved to 7-4 with the win over the Lady Tigers at Chapmanville Regional’s Ronnie Ooten Field.
Chapmanville now stands at 6-5 on the season after the pair of losses. CRHS went 2-1 last weekend at its own Lady Tigers Invitational.
Chapmanville is slated to play at Poca on Thursday at 6 p.m. before hosting Sherman on Friday at 5:30 p.m.
Next week, CRHS goes to Lincoln County on April 14 and to Scott on April 15 before having a rematch with Wayne on April 16 at home.