Trinity’s Butler no-hits Bishop, 5-0
TRINITY 5, BISHOP MCGUINNESS 0
KERNERSVILLE — Trinity’s Noelle Butler struck out 15 in a 5-0 no-hitter of Bishop McGuinness on Wednesday.
Butler walked three and also went 2 for 4 with a double and RBI for the Bulldogs (4-3). Johna Mizzi finished 1 for 2 with a two-run homer for Trinity, which plays at Ragsdale today at 4:30.
WHEATMORE 15, WEST DAVIDSON 4 (6 INNINGS)
TYRO — Morgan Halo homered twice and drove in five runs and also struck out 10 in six innings to get the win as Wheatmore pummeled West Davidson 15-4 in six innings.
Halo finished 2 for 4 for the Warriors (6-0). She allowed two hits and no earned runs. Sydney Peel went 3 for 5 with an RBI for Wheatmore, while Davey Albertson was 2 for 4 with two RBIs, Stephanie Fortner was 2 for 3 with two RBIs, Taylor Walker was 4 for 5 and Katie Bailiff was 2 for 4 with a double and RBI.
Wheatmore plays host to East Davidson on Friday at 7 p.m.
NW GUILFORD 17, HP CENTRAL 1
HIGH POINT — Elana Smith homered for High Point Central’s run as the Bison fell 17-1 to Northwest Guilford on Wednesday.
The Bison (2-3) play at R.J. Reynolds today at 5 p.m.
HPCA 10, WAKE CHRISTIAN 0
HIGH POINT — High Point Christian Academy blanked Wake Christian Academy 10-0 late Tuesday with six runs in the fourth inning.
Kirsten Hart was hot from the plate for the Cougars. She went 2 for 2, drove in one and scored two runs. Hart doubled in the third inning and singled in the fourth inning.
Ashlyn Kennedy kept Wake Christian off balance for all five innings she was on the hill. She pitched a shutout, allowing no runs on two hits while striking out seven.
This win came on the heels of HPCA’s 12-run explosion in the first inning en route to a 13-2 win in four innings over Cannon at Gaston Christian School late Saturday. Sloane McPeak racked up three RBIs on three hits for HPCA. She homered in the first inning and singled in the first and third innings. Ashlyn Kennedy pitched first two innings earning her second win of the season as McPeak came in to close the game. Cannon fell to 0-2. The Cougars got a combined 10-0 no-hitter in a 10-0 five-inning victory over Charlotte Latin in their season opener. McPeak and Kennedy rounded out their sterling stat line with nine strikeouts and four walks. Kennedy worked three innings and McPeak two. Nikki Zittinger had two hits and four RBIs, while Lindsay Cecil went 1 for 3 with two runs and an RBI, and Sidney Harris stole home.
HPCA (4-0) plays host to Charlotte Christian on Friday in Wallburg.
WESTCHESTER 5, NORTH DAVIDSON 4 (8 INNINGS)
HIGH POINT — Matt Howell’s walk-off walk lifted Westchester Country Day School to a 5-4 victory over North Davidson in eight innings on Wednesday.
The Wildcats (4-0) rallied from a 4-1 deficit with two in the bottom of the sixth and tied things in the seventh on Luke Puckett’s RBI single. He plated winning pitcher Donnie Sellers, who doubled off the wall in center field.
Sellers tossed three innings of one-hit relief with five strikeouts. Markel Johnson was 1 for 3 with a double, stolen base and two intentional walks for Westchester, while W.J. Jessup was 2 for 4 with a double.
Westchester plays at Carolina Friends today at 4:30 p.m.
RAGSDALE 6, SW GUILFORD 2
HIGH POINT — Tim Ambrose got the win as Ragsdale downed Southwest Guilford 6-2 in PTC 4A action on Wednesday.
Matt Dale took the loss for the Cowboys (1-5, 0-2).
Niko Orfaneder went 2-for-4 for the Tigers, while Colin Lipke was 1-for-3.
For the Cowboys, Austen Zente and Alex Veroudan each finished 2-for-4.
Southwest plays host to Glenn on Friday at 7 p.m.
LEDFORD 4, TRINITY 0
WALLBURG — Ledford blanked Trinity 4-0 on Wednesday.
Jordan Sapier, Hannah Perryman, Crystal Llodrat and Yulisa Sandoval scored for the Panthers (2-1). Tori Anderson dished two assists. Sarah Baker made seven saves in goal for Ledford, which plays host to Wheatmore on Friday at 6 p.m.
E. FORSYTH 7, HP CENTRAL 0
HIGH POINT – East Forsyth rolled to a 7-0 victory over High Point Central on Wednesday in the Piedmont Triad 4A opener for the Bison.
Central (1-3) will face crosstown rival T. Wingate Andrews today at the High Point Sports Complex at 6 p.m. Andrews will serve as the home team.
RASGDALE 9, PARKLAND 0
WINSTON-SALEM — Kelly McCain and Montana Flemming booted two goals each as Ragsdale throttled Parkland 9-0 in PTC 4A action on Wednesday.
Erica Oakley, Jenson Griffin, Emily Pfister, Erin Rine and Annie Scheffer tallied one goal apiece for the Tigers. Lauren Culler dished two assists, while Lauren Merritt, Nicki Baggett, Lindsay Kubrick, Kelly McCain, Jenson Griffin and Lauren Old. Ragsdale’s Morgan Klenke made one save in goal.
WHEATMORE 3, EAST DAVIDSON 2
THOMASVILLE — Savannah Stevens, Maddy Myers and Candice Lockhart scored goals as Wheatmore edged East Davidson 3-2 on Wednesday.
Lexa Wall dished an assist for the Warriors (3-2-1). Cora Weeks served in winning goal. Wheatmore plays at Ledford on Friday at 6 p.m.
Jessica Ferguson and Lori Morgan scored for the Golden Eagles (1-2-1). Madison Hallman dished an assist and Taylor Bell made nine saves in goal for East, which plays host to Trinity on Monday at 7 p.m.
HP CENTRAL 9, GLENN 0
HIGH POINT — High Point Central rolled past Glenn for a 9-0 Piedmont Triad 4A Conference victory on Wednesday.
Sam Utley, Matt Tutton, Carter Gay, Tripp Smith, Alex Hill and Robert Tutton won in singles for the Bison (6-1, 3-1). Hill-R. Tutton, Matt Amos-Bobby Little and Mack Earnhardt-Trey Sedberry prevailed in doubles for Central, which plays host to T.W. Andrews today at 4 p.m.
LEDFORD 6, NE GUILFORD 0
WALLBURG — Ledford blanked Northeast Guilford 6-0 in MPC 3A action on Wednesday.
The doubles matches were not played. Rick Ydrovo, Thomas Freeman, Jackson Somers, Landon McGinn, Erik McSwain and Matt Hartzell won in singles fr the Panthers (5-1, 2-0). Ledford plays host to Southwestern Randolph on Monday at 4:30 p.m.
TRINITY 9, T.W. ANDREWS 0
TRINITY - Trinity swept T.W. Andrews 9-0 in a PAC6 match on Wednesday.
David Ryu, Chase Pruitt, Hunter Dean, Reid Butler, John Flenniken and David Gonzales won singles matches for the Bulldogs. Doubles winners were Pruitt/Dean, Ryu/Butler and Flenniken/Gonzales.
Andrews (1-6, 1-1) visit High Point Central today at 4 p.m.
AMERICAN HEBREW 8, WESTCHESTER 1
GREENSBORO — American Hebrew Academy defeated Westchester Country Day School 8-1 on Wednesday.
Baxter Bruggeworth won in singles for the Wildcats.
Westchester plays at Calvary Baptist today at 4 p.m.
SW GUILFORD 8, EAST FORSYTH 1
KERNERSVILLE — Southwest Guilford netted an 8-1 PTC 4A win over East Forsyth on Wednesday.
In singles, Austin Lynk (SWG) def. Ryan Hamm 6-1, 6-1; Danny Gillespie (SWG) def. Bradin Routh 6-1, 6-4; Steven Michael (SWG) def. Blake Lanier 6-0, 6-0; Brian Jobe (SWG) def. Will Howell 6-4, 6-3; Sai Hari (SWG) def. Matt McFarlin 6-2, 6-2; and Alex Garvic (SWG) def. Caelan Gonzales 4-6, 6-2, 10-7.
In doubles, Lynk/ Gillespie (SWG) def. Routh/Lanier 8-2; and Jacob Arett/ Chris Seo (SWG) def. Hamm/McFarlin 8-4.
SOUTHERN GUILFORD 7, NORTH FORSYTH 2
SUMNER — Southern Guilford topped North Forsyth 7-2 on Wednesday.
Jake Wall, Anthony Scala, Jason Gray, Daniel Gray and Denzell Elcock won in singles for the Storm (1-3). Dylan Cao-Wall and Scala-J. Grey prevailed in doubles.
GUILFORD COUNTY INVITATIONAL
GREENSBORO — High Point Central cruised to a 14-stroke victory in Wednesday’s Guilford County Invitational at par-72 Bryan Park.
The Bison carded 308, followed by Southwest Guilford and Southeast Guilford at 322, Northwest Guilford at 323, Northern Guilford at 333, Page at 335, Ragsdale at 345, Greensboro Day at 345, Grimsley at 350, T.W. Andrews at 436 and NE Guilford at 438.
SEG’s Matt Mahoney was medalist at 72.
For the Bison (17-0), Harrison Frye carded 73, Justin Franklin shot 76, Matthew Krawczyk shot 79 and Ryan Eskew carded 80.
Southwest’ counting scores were Gary Mayberry at 80, Drew Adams at 82, Zack Lance at 77 and Devin Lanier at 85.
For Andrews, Chris Jarrett recorded 92, Chris Day carded 104, James Jarrett shot 120 and Sydney Logan shot 120.
Central plays East Davidson today at 4 p.m. at Blair Park.
TRACK AND FIELD
MEET AT BISHOP
KERNERSVILLE — The Bishop McGuinness boys finished second among three teams while the girls took third among four teams in a meet Wednesday at Bishop McGuinness.
Greensboro Day won the boys team meet with 95 points, followed by Bishop with 49 and Walkertown with eighth. It also won the girls meet with 85 points, trailed by Salem Academy with 28, Bishop with 17 and Walkertown with 12.
Winning events for the Villain boys were Joe McNamara (100 dash, 11.20 seconds), Justin Lechner (shot put; 36 feet, 8 inches) and the 4x400 relay team of Peter McDonough, Derek Wright, Taylor Vest and Andrew Reiter (4:02). Winning for the girls was Maria Kammire (100 dash, 13.00 seconds).
Bishop next runs against North Stokes and Winston-Salem Prep on March 21 at North Stokes.
REAGAN BOYS 13, BISHOP 6
KERNERSVILLE — Reagan’s boys topped Bishop McGuinness 13-6 late Tuesday night.
Cameron Bradford scored three goals for the Villains, while Sean Hammacher, Patrick Willard and Tom Valle added one goal apiece. Bradford dished an assist, while Riley Furr made eight saves in goal.