- Ada, Oklahoma


March 28, 2013

Local Baseball & Softball Capsules


Ada —


Tupelo 14, Coleman 6

COLEMAN 200 130 —    6    7  3

TUPELO 430 043 —  14  18  1

    Katherine Wheeler and Shiane Bowen; Brittany Sanders and Keara Bourland. WP – Sanders. LP – Wheeler. HR – Summer Box 2, Shania Gibson 1 (C); B. Sanders (T). 2B – Shealee Gardner (C); Kayley Sanders, Bourland (T). HL – Box 2-3, 4 RBIs, 2 RS (C). Bourland 4-4, 2 RBIs, 1 RS; B. Sanders 2-3, 4 RBIs, 2 RS; Kate McCoy 2-3, 3 RS; Paige Vick 2-3, 2 RBIs, 1 RS; K. Sanders 2-4, 1 RBI, 2 RS; Kristyn Parker 2-4, 1 RBI, 2 RS; Courtney Hickman 2-3, 1 RBI (T).

NOTEWORTHY: Brittany Sanders homered and got the pitching win, while Keara Bourland went 4-for-4 from the plate with a double, two runs batted in and a run scored as Tupelo routed Coleman in six innings. Brittany Sanders was 2-for-3 and finished with four RBIs and two runs scored. Kate McCoy, Paige Vick, Kayley Sanders, Kristyn Parker and Courtney Hickman added two hits apiece for the Lady Tigers, who totaled 18. Summer Box homered twice and drove in four runs for Coleman.


Tupelo 8, Stonewall 7

(8 innings)

STONEWALL 100 600 00 —  7    9  5

TUPELO 001 420 01 —  8  12  5

   Jordan Pharr and Allie Benson; Brittany Sanders and Keara Bourland. WP – B. Sanders. LP – Pharr (8-1). HR – BreAnn Gipson (S), Kate McCoy (T). 3B – Kristin Parker (T). 2B – Tanna Davis (S); Paige Vick (T). HL – Gipson 2-2, 1 RBI, 2 RS; Danielle Clarke 1-3, 2 RBIs, 1 RS (S). Kayley Sanders 3-4, 1 RS; Vick 2-4, 2 RS.

NOTEWORTHY: Haley Ellis’ RBI single in the bottom of the eighth won it for Tupelo. Kayley Sanders went 3-for-4 from the plate and scored a run while teammate Paige Vick was 2-for-4 and scored twice for the Lady Tigers. For Stonewall, Breann Gipson went 2-for-2 with a homer and scored twice, and Danielle Clarke was 1-for-3 with two runs batted in and a run scored. Tupelo had a 12-9 edge in total hits.

COACH’S QUOTES: “It was a great atmosphere. The players and fans were into it,” — Stonewall head coach Brian Davis.

   “It was an exciting ball game. We had a rough go of it for the first few innings, but our girls stepped up and came from behind. We played well the last few innings to get the win,” — Tupelo head coach Missy Rogers.

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