Red Raider softball swats Yellow Jackets, 20-1

Mar. 15, 2013 @ 10:57 PM

SOFTBALL

T.W. ANDREWS 20, LEXINGTON 1 (3 INNINGS)
HIGH POINT — Hannah Wade and Kierra Bruce homered as T.W. Andrews blasted Lexington 20-1 in three innings on Friday.
Jayla Boyd knocked in four runs for the Red Raiders (3-2). Jessika Williams struck out eight in a complete game for Andrews.

HP CENTRAL 10, PARKLAND 0 (6 INNINGS)
HIGH POINT — Elana Smith struck out nine in a six-inning complete game to get the win and also delivered a double and two RBIs as High Point Central drubbed Parkland 10-0 on Friday.
Kelly Stewart and Abby Duffy collected two RBIs each for the Bison (4-3), while Crista Bova hit two doubles. Taylor Thornton and Heather Rothrock had one RBI apiece for Central, which plays host to Glenn on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

WHEATMORE 7, E. DAVIDSON 0
TRINITY — Wheatmore scored five runs over the second and third innings to beat visiting East Davidson 7-0 in nonconference action Friday.
Katie Bailiff went 3 for 4 with a double, triple and home run, driving in three, to lead the Warriors (7-0), who scored two in the second and three in the third.
Katie Kennedy also went 3 for 3 with a double, a triple and two RBIs while Morgan Halo went 2 for 3 with two doubles and two RBIS. Sydney Peel went 2 for 3 while Davey Albertston went 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI.
Halo picked up the complete-game win in the circle, limiting East to give hits while allowing no walks. Haley Ray took the loss for the Golden Eagles, who were led at the plate by Natalie Naturile (1 for 3), Andrea Grant (1 for 3), Selena Metcalf (1 for 2, double) and Bayley Plummer (1 for 2, triple).
Wheatmore plays again today at noon against Southwestern Randolph, while East plays Tuesday at Lexington at 4:30 p.m.

GLENN 2, NW GUILFORD 1
GREENSBORO — Glenn scored twice in the top of the seventh inning to slip past Northwest Guilford for a 2-1 victory late Thursday night.
Karen Foley went 1 for 4 with the game-winning RBI for the Bobcats (4-2, 2-0 PTC 4A). Tracy Haynes finished 3 for 3 with a run for Glenn, while Caitlin Parker was 2 for 4 with a run and RBI. Ashley Hurd was 2 for 3. Northwest fell to 2-1, 2-1.

HPCA 5, CHARLOTTE CHRISTIAN 4
WALLBURG — Lindsay Cecil, Austen Coats, Nikki Zittinger and Lindsay Payne helped High Point Christian Academy down Charlotte Christian Academy 5-4 on Friday night.
Cecil, Coats, Zittinger and Payne all had two hits apiece for the Cougars (5-0). Ashlyn Kennedy (5-0) was a workhorse in the circle for High Point Christian Academy Cougars. Kennedy pitched seven innings and allowed two earned runs, five hits and four walks while striking out five.
HPCA plays in Wallburg against Forsyth Country Day on Tuesday.

LEDFORD 5, S. GUILFORD 3
WALLBURG — Ledford rolled past Southern Guilford 5-3 on Friday to open Mid-Piedmont 3A Conference play.
Meg Everhart went 2 for 2 to lead the Panthers (3-2, 1-0 MPC) at the plate and picked up the win in the circle, striking out eight.
Bayleigh Griffith was also 1 for 3 with an RBI, while Destiny DeBerry was 1 for 4 with an RBI, and Reagan Bray and Emily Boger were each 1 for 3.
Torie Weems and Robin Stoner each went 2-for-4 for the Storm (1-4, 0-1). Stoner took the loss. Southern plays host to Ragsdale on Monday at 6 p.m.
Ledford plays again Tuesday at Northeast Guilford at 6 p.m.

BASEBALL

HP CENTRAL 4, PARKLAND 0
HIGH POINT — High Point Central scored three runs in the second inning to beat Parkland 4-0 in Piedmont Triad 4A Conference action Friday.
Tyler Wilson went 2 for 3 with two triples, two runs and an RBI to lead the Bison (4-1, 2-1 PTC), who rallied with two outs in the second and capitalized on back-to-back errors. Zach McLean also went 1 for 3 at the plate.
Ryan Kahny (1-1) got the win on the mound, allowing one hit while striking out six in four innings.
Central plays again Tuesday at home against Glenn at 6 p.m.

EAST DAVIDSON 3, WHEATMORE 1
THOMASVILLE — Josh Craven drilled a solo homer and Avery Bowles threw five innings of six-hit ball as East Davidson nipped Wheatmore 3-1 on Friday.
The Golden Eagles (7-1) scored three in the third, getting a wild pitch to plate Kelvin Pena and an RBI groundout by Ryan McIntyre. Bowles inproved to 2-1 and Braxton Shetley worked the final two frames to notch the save.
Trey Byrd and Clint Marsh each went 2 for 3 for the Warriors (2-4). Chase Saunders (1-1) took the loss. East avenged a 3-1 setback at Wheatmore on March 1.
East opens CCC 2A play with a Tuesday 4:30 p.m. home game vs. Lexington.

BISHOP 8, NORTH STOKES 2
KERNERSVILLE — Bishop McGuinness struck for four first-inning runs and never looked back en route to an 8-2  Northwest 1A/2A Conference win over North Stokes on Friday.
Matt Neidert tossed a complete-game five-hitter for the Villains (5-4, 1-3), striking out eight. Stuart Spiers went 3 for 4 with a run for Bishop, while Nick Castellano finished 1 for 3 with three RBIs and Will Kamnick went 2 for 4.
Bishop plays host to North Surry on Tuesday at 4 p.m.

TRINITY 10, CENTRAL DAVIDSON 0 (5 INNINGS)
TRINITY — Troy Whittington tossed a five-inning two-hitter with four strikeouts as Trinity blanked Central Davidson 10-0 in five innings on Friday night.
David Newcomer went 3 for 3 with a double and four runs for the Bulldogs (2-4), while Matt Jackson was 3 for 4 with four RBIs and Colin Rosenbaum was 1 for 3 with three runs for Trinity, which plays host to Parkland on Monday at 6 p.m.

RAGSDALE 10, NW GUILFORD 2
JAMESTOWN — Matt Horkey tossed a complete game with 10 strikeouts and only one walk as Ragsdale topped Northwest Guilford 10-2 in PTC 4A action on Friday night.
Horkey also went 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs for the Tigers (5-3, 3-1). Cesar Trejo slugged a two-run homer for Ragsdale, while Ben Horkey was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs, Corey Brandenburg was 2 for 2 with a double and Niko Orsanedes was 2 for 4 with two runs. Ragsdale plays host to Central Davidson on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

SW GUILFORD 8, GLENN 6
HIGH POINT — Austen Zente went 3 for 4 with a double while Dylan Wilkinson hit a two-run home run to help lift Southwest Guilford past visiting Glenn 8-6 on Friday.
Will Dalton also had a double while Zach Saylor struck out five in 6 1/3 innings for the Cowboys (2-5, 1-2 Piedmont Triad 4A), who scored five in the third to lead 6-2. Mason Striplin went 2 for 3 for the Bobcats while Ryan Woods took the loss.
Southwest plays against Monday at Winston-Salem Reynolds at 6 p.m.

LEDFORD 4, S. GUILFORD 0
SUMNER — Ledford topped host Southern Guilford 4-0 to open Mid-Piedmont 3A Conference play Friday.
Duke Boger struck out seven in earning the complete-game win for the Panthers (4-4, 1-0 MPC), while Boger, Tebo White, Randy Norwood and Michael Horrell each had one hit.
Ledford plays again Tuesday at home against Northeast Guilford.

SOCCER

WHEATMORE 4, LEDFORD 1
WALLBURG — Wheatmore scored all four of its goal in the first half en route to a 4-1 nonconference win Friday at Ledford.
Maddy Myers scored two goals and dished two assists to lead the Warriors (3-2-1), who led 4-0 at halftime. Lexa Wall and Georgia Garrison each scored once while Cora Weeks played well in goal.
For Ledford (2-2), Tori Anderson scored and Sarah Baker made seven saves in goal. Tori Farlow sparked the Panthers with strong midfield play.
Wheatmore plays again Monday at West Davidson at 6 p.m. Trinity visits Central Davidson on Monday at 6 p.m.

HPCA 3, COASTAL CHRISTIAN 3
HIGH POINT — Hannah Severs scored two goals and dished an assist as High Point Christian Academy battled Coastal Christian to a 3-3 tie on Friday.
Pryce Martin added a goal for the Cougars (1-1-1), while McKenzie Mathis recorded an assist and Lauren Fenske made seven saves in goal.
HPCA plays host to Forsyth Country Day on Tuesday at 4:30.

1994 PTFC BLACK BOYS 1, FUSION 0
GREENSBORO — Drew Mostoller scored off an assist by Stephen Chapman as the 1994 PTFC Black boys team blanked Fusion 1-0 on Friday night at Smith High School.
Eric Hayes served in goal for PTFC (3-1), which plays host to N.C. Alliance on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Phillips Park.

TRACK AND FIELD

AT AMERICAN HEBREW ACADEMY
GREENSBORO — Westchester Country Day School’s girls and boys posted wins in a five school meet hosted by American Hebrew Academy late Thursday.
The Wildcat girls won with 105 points, followed by AHA at 70, Caldwell Academy at 65, Burlington Christian Academy at 47 and Trinity School of Durham at 37.
For the boys, Westchester won with 139, followed by AHA at 70, Caldwell at 64, BCA at 34 and Trinity School of Durham at 32.
For Westchester’s girls, Montana Heinbach won the 200 dash in 28.55; Terra Johns captured the 400 run in 1:05.43; Abbi Kahan won the 800 run in 2:46.26; Claire Councill won the 1,600 run in 6:00.31; Leigh Tyson captured the long jump at 14-2; and Laney Henley won the shot put at 22-5.
WCDS’ girls 800 relay of Heinbach, Tyson, Olivia Greeson and Isi Nwamu won in 1:56.29; Heinbach, Councill, Kahan and Eliza Fisher won the 1,600 relay in 4:44.9; and Haleigh Breece, Kahan, Avery Goho and Fisher took the 3,200 relay in 11:42.54. 
Also, Greeson placed second in the 100 dash in 14.05 and was second in the long jump at 13-9.75; Isi Nwamu took second in the 200 in 29.26; Jan Luehr won the long jump at 19-6.25;
For Westchester’s boys, Tyler Fairley won the 200 dash in 24.61; Jeff Green won the 400 in 52.2; Walker Rose took the 1,600 in 4:56.34; Ryeong Choi won the 3,200 in 11:29.77; and David Ayodele won the high jump at 5-2.
In relay action, Fairly, Green, Chukwuma and Luca Lagemann won the 800 in 1:42.62; Green, Fairly, Rose and Cameron White won the 1,600 in 3:52.71; and Patrick Williford, Choi, Rose and Argo won the 3,200 in 9:32.63.
Also, Luehr placed second in the 200 in 25.39 and second in the 400 in 56.93; Arinze Chukwuma was second in the 100 in 12.5; Jack Argo was second in the 800 in 2:24.77 and second in the long jump at 18-3; Choi was second in the 1,600 in 5:05.74; Williford was second in the 3,200 in 11:35.75;