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April 18, 2013

Surprising 2A losses


The Ada News

Weleetka —

Tuesday’s Games

SOFTBALL

CLASS 2A DISTRICT

At Weleetka

First Round

Stonewall 23, Indianola 0

INDIANOLA 000 —    0    0  2

STONEWALL (20)3x —  23  12  1

    Clark and Lyons; Jordan Pharr and Allie Denson. WP – Pharr (20-6). LP – Clark. HR – Breann Gipson 2 (S). 3B – Shaina Bills (S). 2B – Kim Helms 2 (S). HL – Gipson 3-3, 4 RBIs, 3 RS; Lyndsay Daffern 2-2, 3 RBIs, 2 RS; Helms 2-2, 1 RBI, 3 RS; Bills 2-2, 1 RBI, 2 RS (S).

NOTEWORTHY: Class 2A fourth-ranked Stonewall scored 20 first-inning runs and batted just two innings in a 23-0 rout of Indianola in a Class 2A District Tournament opener. Breann Gipson hit two homers in a 3-for-3 effort, with four runs batted in and three runs scored. Lyndsay Daffern, Kim Helms and Shaina Bills contributed two hits each to the Lady Longhorns’ 12-hit attack. Helms was 2-for-2 with two doubles, one RBI and three runs scored. Daffern went 2-for-2, drove in three runs and scored twice, and Bills was 2-for-2 with a triple, one RBI and three runs scored. Jordan Pharr allowed no hits in three innings of work.

 

Winner's Bracket

Mason 11, Stonewall 4

MASON 300 611 0 —  11  12  5

STONEWALL 013 000 0 —    4    9  9

     C. Rumsey and B. Bogle; Jordan Pharr and Allie Denson. WP – Rumsey. LP – Pharr (20-7). HR – B. Smith 2, C. Rumsey (M). 2B – Lyndsay Daffern (S). HL – B. Smith 4-4, 5 RBIs, 2 RS; B. Meyer 2-4, 2 RBIs, 2 RS; Hicks 2-4, 2 RS (M); Daffern 2-3, 1 RBI; Shaina Bills 2-3, 1 RS; Sarah Monday 2-3 (S).

NOTEWORTHY: The Lady Longhorns fell victim to nine errors, Mason cranked out three homers and Stonewall suffered its first loss in district play. Lyndsay Daffern (2-for-3 with one RBI), Shaina Bills (2-for-3 with a run scored) and Sarah Monday (2-for-3) were the Lady Longhorns’ hitting leaders in a losing cause.

 

Loser's Bracket

Stonewall 10, Weleetka 6

WELEETKA 030 030 0 —    6  7  10

STONEWALL 212 320 x —  10  9  10

     Williamson and Hendricks; Jordan Pharr and Allie Denson. WP – Pharr (21-7). LP – Williamson. HR – Justice Dees (S); 3B – Kim Helms (S). HL – Hendricks 2-3, 1 RBI (W); Dees 2-4, 3 RBIs; Denson 1-3, 1 RBI; Pharr 1-3, 1 RBI; Kim Helms 1-4, 1 RBI; Lyndsay Daffern 1-4, 1 RBI (S).

NOTEWORTHY: In another error-plagued contest, Stonewall compiled nine hits as the Lady Longhorns ousted Weleetka from its own district. Each team committed a whopping 10 errors in the contest. Justice Dees was the only multiple hitter for Stonewall, going 2-for-4 with a homer, three RBIs and a run scored. Allie Denson, Jordan Pharr, Kim Helms and Lyndsay Daffern drove in a run apiece for the winners.

 

Championship

Stonewall 14, Mason 3

MASON 100 02 —    3    4  3

STONEWALL 245 12 —  14  13  3

     Rumsey, Stewart (3) and Bogle; Jordan Pharr and Allie Denson. WP – Pharr (22-7). LP – Rumsey. HR – Breann Gipson 2 (S); 2B – Kim Helms (S). HL – Hicks 2-2, 1 RS; Coon 1-3, 1 RS (M); Gipson 4-4, 6 RBIs, 3 RS; Justice Dees 2-3, 1 RBI; Helms 2-3, 2 RS; Shaina Bills 2-3, 1 RS; Lyndsay Daffern 1-3, 2 RBIs (S).

NOTEWORTHY: Breann Gipson slugged two home runs in a 4-for-4 effort with six runs batted in and three runs scored as the Lady Longhorns beat Mason and stayed alive in the regional. Justice Dees, Kim Helms and Shaina Bills collected two hits each for Stonewall, which piled up 13 for the game. One of Helms’ hits went for a double. Jordan Pharr allowed only four hits.

 

Mason 11, Stonewall 4

If-Necessary

MASON 050 220 0 —  11  12  4

STONEWALL 101 011 0 —    4    5  6

     Stewart and Bogle; Jordan Pharr and Allie Denson. WP – Stewart. LP – Pharr (22-8). HR – Rumsey (M); 2B – Lyndsay Daffern, Justice Dees (S). HL – B. Smith 2-3, 2 RS: Rumsey 2-4, 3 RBIs, 2 RS; Wind 2-4, 1 RBI, 2 RS; Lindsey 2-4, 1 RS (M). Daffern 2-3, 2 RBIs; Pharr 1-2, 1 RS; Dees 1-3, 1 RS (S).

NOTEWORTHY: Stonewall saw its season come to an end after committing six errors as Mason captured the Class 2A regional title. Lyndsay Daffern went 2-for-3 with a double and drove home two runs, and Justice Dees was 1-for-3 with a double and scored once. Jordan Pharr also went 1-for-2 and scored a run. The Lady Eagles will advance to next week’s regional tournament having won eight of their past nine games.

Record: Stonewall’s season ends at 22-8; Mason is 17-8.