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Crockett's Weems tosses perfect game in Myrtle Beach

Staff reports • Updated Apr 4, 2019 at 4:20 PM

ORLANDO, FLA. — Kara Weems twirled a perfect game for David Crockett softball team on Wednesday morning in an 11-0 victory over Oneida. She struck out eight batters in the five inning game.

The Lady Pioneers got things started early with eight runs in the opening frame. Riley Hope was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI. Matty McKee was 1-for-2 with a pair of RBI and a runs scored for Crockett as well.

The Lady Pioneers churned out 11 hits and only struck out once as a team.

Wadsworth (Ohio) 1, David Crockett 0

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The Lady Pioneers could not come back in the second game of the day as they fell to the Lady Grizzly Bears.

Crockett only mustered four hits — all singles — in the tough loss. Jenna Davis pitched six strong innings, allowing four hits but walked three. The only run of the day that was allowed by Davis was unearned.

Daniel Boone 11, Ashland Blazer (Ky.) 0

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Nickolette Ferguson shut down Ashland, throwing a complete game shutout and leading Lady Blazers to a 11-0 victory on Wednesday afternoon.

Boone got things moving in the first inning when Megan Ackerman singled on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.

Boone (23-5) plated three more in the second. Greyson Stevens reached on a single and Jaycie Jenkins followed with a three-run home run.

Ferguson allowed five hits over five innings, striking out seven and issued no walks.

Boone had 12 hits in the game. Ackerman, McKenna Dietz, Camryn Sarvis, and Briley Mesusan each collected two hits to lead the Lady Blazers.

Tennessee High 8, Sullivan Central 0

Tennessee High 11, Sullivan Central 3

BLOUNTVILLE — In the first of a doubleheader the Lady Vikings picked up a nonconference win over the Lady Cougars thanks to a combined no-hitter from McKenzie Orfield and Nikki Duncan.

Lakelyn Ziegler went 1-for-2 with a pair of RBI to lead the Lady Vikings. Tennessee High chalked up eight hits and six walks in the game. The pitching duo of Orfield and Duncan struck out four.

In the second game, Orfield went 3-for-5 with one RBI while Duncan went 2-for-4 with two runs scored an a RBI.

Kaitlyn Honeycutt picked up the win for the Lady Vikings, going the distance and striking out three.

For Sullivan Central, Ashley Steadman wetn 1-for-3 with two RBI while Courtney Willis was 2-for-3 at the dish with two doubles and a run scored. The Lady Cougars had just four hits in the second game.

Lebanon (Va.) 3, Sullivan East 1

LEBANON, Va. — A classic pitcher’s duel resulted in a Lady Pioneers interstate win over Sullivan East on Wednesday night. Morgan Hamm picked up the victory as she went the distance and gave up six hits for Lebanon. Kara Long and Abby Compton picked up the RBIs for the Lady Pioneers.

Katelyne Loudy was 3-for-4 with one RBI at the plate for the Lady Patriots, but it was not enough against one of Southwest Virginia’s powerhouse teams this year.

Jillian Shackleford was on the losing end for Sullivan East, but pitched a quality start allowing six hits and allowed one walk. However, she had just two strikeouts.


Sullivan South 13, Cherokee 6

ROGERSVILLE — The bats were hot for both teams as the Chiefs and Rebels combined for 19 hits on the night. Drew Creech had another big night for South, going 3-for-4 with a two-run home run and two other singles. He finished the night with three RBIs.

Jeffery Leonard also had a big fly in the game, going 2-for-2 with three runs scored and a pair of RBIs.

JaPheth Curtsinger went 1-for-3 with a two-RBI double for Cherokee in the loss.

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