Panthers edge Highlanders in LHAC battle

CRESSON — Casey Reese struck out 10 and walked just one, while her sister, Sydnie Reese, delivered a two-run double during a three-run fifth in Penn Cambria’s 3-2 win over Laurel Highlands Conference rival Cambria Heights in area high school softball on Friday.

The Lady Panthers (10-2) also got an RBI single from Lexi Strasser. Heights (9-2) got two hits from Ari Westrick and an RBI single from Emma Stockley.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Cambria Heights 010 100 0 — 2 4 0

Penn Cambria 000 030 X — 3 5 2

2B–S. Reese (PC). Multiple hits–Westrick 2 (CH). RBI–Stockley (PC), S. Reese 2, Strasser (PC). WP–C. Reese. LP–Jones. SO–C. Reese 10, Jones 3. BB–C. Reese 1, Jones 2.

Records: Penn Cambria (10-2), Cambria Heights (9-2).

Moshannon Valley 11

Juniata Valley 3

HOUTZDALE — Sidney Lewis drove in two runs on a triple and two singles for Moshannon Valley, which assumed an 8-0 lead after the first two innings en route to a defeat of Juniata Valley.

Hailey Domanick drove in three runs for the Damsels, while Aubrey Dotts, Chloe Blake and Leah Anderson each had two RBIs on two hits. Paige Beam was a triple shy of batting the cycle for Juniata Valley.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Juniata Valley 000 201 X– 3 7 1

Moshannon Valley 440 201 X–11 14 4

2B–Beam (JV); Wyble, Dotts, Blake (MV). 3B–Lewis (MV). HR–Boonie (JV). Multiple hits–Beam 3 (JV); Lewis 3, Dotts 3, Blake 2, Anderson 2, Domanick 2 (MV). RBI–Boonie, Payne, Morgan (JV); Lewis 2, Dotts 2, Blake 2, Anderson 2, Domanick 3 (MV). WP–Kitko. LP–Beam. SO–Beam 2, Hall 6 (JV); Kitko 4 (MV). BB–Beam 7, Hall 1.

Records: Moshannon Valley (5-7).

Bishop Carroll 4

Forest Hills 0

EBENSBURG — Emma Simmons tossed a three-hitter with six strikeouts and no walks in leading Bishop Carroll past Forest Hills in Laurel Highlands Conference action.

The Lady Huskies (8-4) scored three times in the sixth to put the game away. Adie Divido, Carly Clark, Lily Golden and Anna Golden each had RBIs.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Forest Hills 000 000 0 — 0 3 1

Bishop Carroll 000 103 X — 4 5 2

2B–Wehner (FH), Howard (BC). 3B–Simmons (BC). RBI–Clark, Divido, L. Golden, A. Golden (BC). WP–Simmons. LP–C. Golden. SO–Simmons 6, C. Golden 3. BB–C. Golden 2.

Records: Bishop Carroll (8-4), Forest Hills (6-7)

Northern Bedford 11

Bellwood-Antis 5

LOYSBURG — Kaity Corle had three hits — including a triple — and drove in three runs to highlight Northern Bedford’s ICC interdivisional win over visiting Bellwood-Antis.

Krysta Kennedy doubled, singled and drove in three runs for Lady Panthers, who also received two hits and two RBIs from Sydney Linengfelter. Haley Schmidt, Ashtyn Payne, Jestelynn Heaton, Gabrielle Finn and Atherton Poorman each came up with three hits for Bellwood.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Bellwood-Antis 100 030 1– 5 11 3

Northern Bedford 331 006 X–13 13 0

2B–Schmidt, Heaton (BA); Lingenfelter, Kennedy, Stuckey, Bechtel, Over. 3B–Corle. Multiple hits–Schmidt 2, Payne 2, Heaton 2, Finn 2, Poorman 2 (BA); Corle 3, Lingenfelter 2, Kennedy 2 (NB). RBI–Patton, Heaton, Knisely, Finn, Shade (BA); Corle 3, Lingenfelter 2, Kennedy 3, Bechtel, Over 2, Heck (NB). WP–Heck. LP–Schmidt. SO–Schmidt 6, Heck 2. BB–Schmidt 2, Heck 3.

Portage 14

North Star 4

PORTAGE — Rhianna Benton had four hits and drove in two runs to lead Portage to a five-inning win over North Star.

The Lady Mustangs (6-6) also got two hits and two RBIs from Maddy Piatik and winning pitcher Abbi Riskus to go with two hits and an RBI from Sierra Crum.

SCORE BY INNINGS

North Star 000 13X X — 4 3 3

Portage 317 03X X — 14 12 2

2B–S. Crum, Riskus, Piatik (P). Multiple hits–S. Crum 2, Riskus 2, Benton 4, Piatik 2 (P). RBI–Barnick, Laskey, Couture (NS), Riskus 2, Benton 2, Kenney 2, McCoy 2, B. Crum 2, Piatek 2, S. Crum, Dividock (P). WP–Riskus. LP–Tressler. SO–McCoy 1 (P), Tressler 3 (NS). BB–Riskus 3, McCoy 4.

Records: Portage (6-6), North Star (2-8).

Everett 6-20

So. Fulton 1-2

EVERETT — Brooke Colledge’s grand slam highlighted Everett’s offensive explosion in the second game of an ICC South/Sideling Hill League doubleheader in which the Lady Warriors amassed 20 hits in a 20-2 win over Southern Fulton.

The Lady Warriors were 6-1 winners in the opener behind Jacie Martin’s four-hit, 11-strikeout pitching.

Colledge knocked in five runs in the second game, while Alex Iseminger garnered four RBIs. Colledge, Sydney Reffner, Brittany Ewing and Shelby Schleinkofer had three hits apiece for Everett.

Colledge collected three hits and two RBIs in the first game, and Kristen Ewing homered.

FIRST GAME

SCORE BY INNINGS

Southern Fulton 001 000 0–1 4 3

Everett 100 310 X–6 8 1

2B–Iseminger (E). HR–K. Ewing (E). Multiple hits–Colledge 3, K. Ewing 2 (E); Ward 2 (SF). RBI–B. Ewing, Colledge 2, Iseminger, K. Ewing. WP–Martin. LP–Golden. SO–Golden 3, Martin 11. BB–Martin 1.

SECOND GAME

SCORE BY INNINGS

Everett 226 55X X–20 20 2

Southern Fulton 020 00X X– 2 6 1

2B–Iseminger, Martin, K. Ewing (E); Gregory (SF). 3B–Reffner (E). HR–Colledge (E). Multiple hits–Reffner 3, B. Ewing 3, Colledge 3, Iseminger 2, Price 2, Schleinkofer 3, K. Ewing 2 (E). RBI–Reffner 2, B. Ewing 3, Colledge 5, Iseminger 4, Price 3, K. Ewing 2 (E); Gregory (SF). WP–K. Ewing. LP–Golden. SO–K. Ewing 2, Martin 4 (E); Strait 1 (SF). BB–K. Ewing 2, Martin 1 (E); Golden 1, Strait 5 (SF).

Northern Cambria 4

Blairsville/Saltsburg 0

NORTHERN CAMBRIA — Sydney Sheredy and Camryn Dumm homered as Northern Cambria took down ­Blairsville/Saltsburg in a Heritage Conference game ended early by rain.

Sheredy finished with two hits. Kaitlin Kudlawiec was the winning pitcher.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Blairsville/Saltsburg 000 00X X–0 NA NA

Northern Cambria 200 11X X–4 NA NA

Records: Northern Cambria (8-1).

Punxsutawney 7

Altoona 2

PUNXSUTAWNEY — Kylee Lingenfelter struck out 16 in tossing a three-hitter, and Grace Aikens homered, doubled and drove in five runs as Punxsutawney downed visiting Altoona.

Aikens and Lingenfelter finished with three hits apiece. Izzabella Zavalanski doubled and drove in both of Altoona’s runs.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Altoona 000 000 2–2 3 1

Punxsutawney 130 003 X–7 11 0

2B–Zavalanski (A); Aikens (P). 3B–K. Lingenfelter (P). HR–Aikens (P). Multiple hits–Lingenfelter 3, Aikens 3, Stonebraker 2 (P). RBI–Zavalanski 2 (A); Jones, Aikens 5 (P). WP–Lingenfelter. LP–Adams. SO–Adams 4, Lingenfelter 16. BB–Adams 2, K. Lingenfelter 1.

Bishop McCort 8

Central Cambria 2

EBENSBURG — Lauren Dellett drove in two runs and struck out 10, and Ally Diamond and Tori Wissinger each collected two hits and two RBIs as once-beaten Bishop McCort turned back Central Cambria.

Morgan Devlin came up with two hits, while Ashley Beechcreek knocked in two runs for Central Cambria. Clara Wilson had two hits for McCort.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Bishop McCort 101 030 3–8 10 2

Central Cambria 002 000 0–2 5 7

2B–Diamond (BM). Multiple hits–Diamond 2, Wissinger 2, Wilson 2 (BM); Devlin 2 (CC). RBI–Dellett 2, Diamond 2, Wissinger 2, McKee (BM); Beechcreek 2 (CC). WP–Dellett. LP–Burket. SO–Dellett 10, Burket 6.

Records: Central Cambria (4-9).

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