Lady Lions down rival Tigers
Isabella Zavalinski and Hannah Strawmire each had three hits to lead the Altoona softball team to a 10-4 win over Hollidaysburg in high school action at Logan Elementary Friday.
Strawmire, the winning pitcher, had two doubles, while Zavalinski had three singles in a game the Lady Lions (2-15) led, 4-1, after two innings. Altoona also got a home run from Madison Pincin.
The Lady Tigers (3-15), who cut the lead to 4-3 with two runs in the fourth inning, got a home run from Zoie Estep.
Strawmire finished with three strikeouts and four walks. Losing pitcher Oakley Fox-Kern struck out three and walked four.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Hollidaysburg 100 200 1 — 4 7 1
Altoona 310 033 X — 10 12 0
2B–Smearman, Strawmire (A), Murphy (H). HR–Estep (H), Pincin (A). Multiple hits–Zavalanski 3, Strawmire 3 (A). WP–Strawmire. LP–Fox-Kern. SO–Strawmire 3, Fox-Kern 3. BB–Strawmire 4, Fox-Kern 4.
Records: Hollidaysburg (3-15), Altoona (2-15).
Penn Cambria 11
CRESSON — Sydnie Reese and Julia Podrasky each hit home runs in the third inning to power Penn Cambria to a win over Somerset in Laurel Highland Athletic Conference game.
Reese, Podrasky and Macy Sral each drove in two runs for the Lady Panthers, who led 8-2 after the three, thanks to a five-run frame in the third.
Sral also struck out five and scattered five hits through five innings of action in the circle.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Somerset 200 000 1– 3 7 2
Penn Cambria 305 021 X–11 10 2
2B–Sral 2, Britton (PC). HR–S.Reese, Podrasky. Multiple hits–Flyte 2 (S); Sral 3, S. Reese 2, Podrasky 2 (PC). RBI–Peterson 2 (S); Podrasky 2, S. Reese 2, Sral 2 (PC). WP–Sral. LP–Baumgardner. SO–Sral 5, Baumgardner 1. BB–Sral 2, Baumgardner 2.
Records: not reported