The Northwestern Trojans softball team scored three runs in the fifth inning and defeated the Blythewood Bengals 5-4 in nonregion action Wednesday at Northwestern.
Kori Wancheck improved to 7-0, pitching a complete game and striking out 12.
Rachel Marion and Cassie Wancheck both had a pair of hits to lead Northwestern.
Katie Chappell and Sydney Burnsed; Kori Wancheck and Rachel Marion. WP - Kori Wancheck. LP- Chappell. 2B - Meredith Cudd (N), Katie Chappell (B). HR - Kori Wanchek (N).
Leading hitters: Blythewood - Katie Chappell 2-5; Northwestern - Kori Wancheck 1-2, HR, 2R, 2RBI, Rachel Marion 2-2, Cassie Wancheck 2-4.
Records: Blythewood 7-4, Northwestern 7-0
Marisa Harkey had three hits and drove in five runs to lead Clover. Blake Wallert also had a pair of hits and knocked in three runs. Brooke Rhinehardt added two hits and 2 RBIs.
Elizabeth Edmunds picked up the win for the Blue Eagles.
WP- Elizabeth Edmunds. LP - Breanna Williams. 2B - Alexis Ervin (RH), Michelle Aragon, Marisa Harkey (C). 3B - Brittany Rhinehardt (C), HR - Marisa Harkey (2) (C).
Chloe Thomas pitched a complete game to pick up her third win of the season.
WP- Chloe Thomas (3-0). LP - R. Schofield. 2B - Tayma Davis, Deandra Ealey, Haley Love (L). HR - Tamya Davis (L).
Leading hitters: Lewisville - Autumn Jordan 2-4, Deandra Ealey 4-4, 3 RBI, Tamya Davis 2-4, 5 RBI, Callie Murphy 2-4, RBI, Chloe Thomas 2-4, 1 RBI, Tyesha McCrorey 1-1, Madison Vinson 1-2; Great Falls - M. Lubojocky 1-2, R. Schofield 1-2, K. Lloyd 1-2.
Records: Lewisville 7-0, 3-0 Region 3-A
Zach Carter took the loss for Rock Hill. Will Reid had two hits to lead the Bearcats.
Evan Sisk picked up his fifth win of the year. Christian Cok pitched the final three inings and recorded the save for the Lions.
WP -Evan Sisk (5-0). LP - Brad Hopper.
Leading hitters: South Pointe - Josh Massey 2-3, Brad Hopper 2-4, Ian Hinson 2-5, Josh Harrington 2-4; Lewisville - Obbie Sarduy 3-4, 2 RBI, Evan Sisk 2-4, 1 RBI, Holden Reynolds 2-3, 2 RBI.
Records: South Pointe 2-4, Lewisville 8-1
Lamar 6, Great Falls 4
Eastside 6, Northwestern 1
Shelby Champion recorded the shutout for South Pointe. She recorded 10 saves.
The win improved South Pointe to 7-2-1 overall and 3-2 in the region.
Peyton Patterson and Frances Whitesides got the goals for Lancaster, while Claire Allen scored for Clover.
Effie Sears had 14 saves for Lancaster in the match.
Lancaster improved to 7-3 overall and 3-2 in the region with the win.
Nation Ford 12, Concord 1
Rock Hill 6, South Pointe 0
Kate Komorous and Alexys Loveless each recorded an assist for the Warriors, who improved to 6-2 on the year.
Indian Land dominated the match, outshooting Andrew Jackson 17-3. Isabella Maia worked in the goal for Indian Land, getting three saves and recording the shutout.
Garrett Gerdes scored the third goal for the Warriors. Gerdes and Roscoe Lovejoy recorded assist for Indian Land.
Jake Barton was in the net for the Warriors and recorded six saves.
The win improved the Warriors to 7-2 overall and 6-2 in the region.
Mike Webb led the Warriors with a double and a home run and a pair of runs batted in. Indian Land outhit the Eagles 7-4.
The loss dropped Indian Land to 4-2 overall and 1-2 in region play.
Justin Scott, Sam Holtel, Triston Thomas and Seth Roddey each had a hit for the Indians.
Indian Land 9, Pageland Central 2
South Pointe 154, Northwestern 179