The Logan High School softball team notched its first win of the season with Wednesday’s 13-0 victory at Class AAA sectional rival Nitro.
Logan (1-1) plated nine runs in the first inning, then added four more in the second inning.
The game was halted after three innings due to the mercy rule.
The Lady Cats outhit Nitro 11-2 for the game.
Nitro committed six errors.
Steph Curry was the starting and winning pitcher for Logan. She went two innings. Kelsey Ward then finished the final inning. Both gave up a single hit.
Taylor Napier was 3-for-3 with a home run and three RBI for the Lady Cats.
Hana Sedlock went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI.
Sarah Browning, Brooklyn Queen, Hannah Vance and Monica Mitchell all had singles.
The Lady Cats were scheduled to play host to rival Chapmanville on Thursday night. Logan hosts Lincoln County on Friday at 5:30 and goes to Wyoming East on Saturday for a 1 p.m. ballgame. Logan hosts Sherman on Wednesday at 1 p.m.
Herbert Hoover 8
The Chapmanville Lady Tigers ran their record to 4-0 overall and 4-0 in the Cardinal Conference with Wednesday’s 9-8 win at home over Herbert Hoover.
Tied at 8, the Lady Tigers plated one run in the last half of the seventh to notch the win.
Ali Harless was the starting pitcher for CRHS. She was relieved by Jada Freeman in the fifth. Freeman was credited with the win.
Shian Meeks was 2-for-3 with an RBI for the Lady Tigers. Hollie Carter had two RBI.
Chapmanville outhit Hoover 9-8. Hoover committed five errors to two for CRHS.
The Lady Tigers hosted Logan on Thursday. Chapmanville hosts Scott on Friday at 5:30 p.m. and goes to Sissonville on Monday.
(Paul Adkins is the Sports Editor of the Logan Banner. He can be reached by email at [email protected] or on Twitter @PAdkinsBanner).