Turner Ashby High School’s Blair Miller pitches against R.E. Lee on Monday in Bridgewater. Miller no-hit Lee in five innings to lead the Knights to an 18-0 victory. (Photo by Michael Reilly / DN-R)
Miller Leads Knights
BRIDGEWATER — Senior pitcher Blair Miller pitched a five-inning no-hitter and had three hits and five RBIs, including a solo home run in the third inning, to lead Turner Ashby High School to an 18-0 win over R.E. Lee in a Valley District softball game shortened by the slaughter rule Monday in Bridgewater.
The Knights improved to 10-2-1 overall, 5-1 in the district; the Lee Ladies’ record was not available.
Sophomore second baseman Olivia Cook had three hits and sophomore left fielder Katelynn Moyer went 2-for-2 with two doubles for the Knights.
R.E. Lee 00 0 00 — 0 0 2
T.A. 14(12) 5x — 18 16 0
Armstrong, Irvine (3) and Johnson; Miller and Bosley. W- Miller (8-0). L- Armstrong (n/a). HRs: TA- Miller (2).
Spotswood Softball Splits With Sherando: Junior pitcher Anna Patterson threw a one-hit shutout to lead Spotswood High School to a 1-0 win over Sherando in the first game of a non-district softball doubleheader that it split with Sherando on Monday in Stephens City.
The Blazers, who lost the second game 12-0, are now 5-6; Sherando’s record was not available.
Freshman catcher Laura Patterson went 2-for-3 with an RBI to score Whitney Johnson in the fifth inning for the lone run in the opening game.
In the second game, which lasted only five innings due to the slaughter rule, Sherando’s Katie Seymour went 2-for-3 with a sacrifice, and Spotswood committed seven errors Sherando pitcher Courtney Reid allowed just six hits and one run in two games combined.
Patterson and L. Patterson; Reid and Mills. W- Patterson. L- Reid.
Spotswood 000 00 — 0 1 7
Sherando 026 31 — 12 9 0
A. Patterson, Wilson (3), Clatterbuck (4) and L. Patterson; Reid and Bauer. W- Reid. L- Patterson.
East Rockingham Softball 13, Riverheads 3: Junior right fielder/catcher Melanie Kisling went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs to lead East Rockingham High School to a 13-3 win over Riverheads in a Shenandoah District softball game Monday in Staunton.
The Eagles improved to 9-4-1 overall, 7-2 in the district; the Gladiators dropped to 4-6, 3-5.
Senior catcher Alison Helmick went 3-for-4 with three RBIs for ERHS.
East Rock 561 112 — 13 16 1
Riverheads 003 000 — 3 7 3
Breeden, Harris (3), Life (5) and Helmick, Kisling (3); Oliver, Shull (3) and Burton. W- Breeden (5-0). L- Oliver (n/a).
East Rockingham Baseball 3, Riverheads 0: Junior pitcher Chase Comer threw six scoreless innings to lead East Rockingham High School to a 3-0 win over Riverheads in a Shenandoah District baseball game Monday in Staunton..
The Eagles improved to 7-7 overall, 5-3 in the district; the Gladiators’ record was not available.
Comer allowed four hits and three walks, and struck out two batters.
Sophomore third baseman Ryan Dovel went 1-for-2 with a double, a run scored and an RBI.
Travis Lugar and Riley Hensley each had an RBI for ERHS.
East Rock 000 012 0 — 3 5 0
Riverheads 000 000 0 — 0 5 1
Comer, Cross (7) and Hensley; Bishop, Coffin (7) and Cash. W- Comer (4-2). L- Bishop (n/a). S- Cross (2)
Page Baseball 7, Stonewall 0: Adam Campbell and Kol Shuler combined on a two-hit shutout to help Page County beat Stonewall Jackson High School 7-0 in a Shenandoah District baseball game Monday in Quicksburg.
The Panthers improved to 7-2 overall, 5-1 in the district; the Generals fell to 3-8, 1-5.
Campbell, a sophomore right-hander, had four strikeouts and two walks, while Shuler, a senior left-hander, had three strikeouts and four walks.
Senior outfielder Michael Foltz went 2-for-3, with a double, two runs and two stolen bases. Campbell was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and one run.
Campbell, Shuler (6) and Hensley; Harlow and Kerlin. W-Campbell (3-2). L-Harlow (NA).
Pendleton Baseball 6, Tucker 0: Freshman pitcher Logan Cooper had 13 strikeouts in six scoreless innings to lead Pendleton County High School to 6-0 win over Tucker County in a Potomac Valley Conference baseball game Monday in Parsons, W.Va.
The Wildcats improved to 12-7 overall, 8-3 in the PVC; Tucker’s record was not available.
Senior first baseman Daniel Hevener had two hits for Pendleton, while Logan Raines had an RBI double for PCHS. Cooper and Luke Yokum each had RBI singles.
Cooper, C. Lambert (7) and J. Lambert; Joseph and McDermit. W- Cooper (2-1). L- Joseph (n/a).
TA Boys Soccer 9, R.E. Lee 2: Senior midfielder Roman Leckey and junior forward Zane Pearson scored two goals apiece to lead Turner Ashby Hugh School to a 9-2 win over R.E. Lee in a Valley District boys’ soccer match Monday in Bridgewater.
The Knights improved to 7-1-1 overall, 4-1 in the district; the Leemen dropped to 2-8, 0-6.
Junior forward Jackson Long also had a goal and two assists for TA.
Halftime score: 4-0 T
Corner kicks: T 9; L 0
Shots on goal: T 20; L 6
Saves: T 4 (Overacker 1, Pillichodi 1, Michael 2); L 11 (Gurdtler 11)
Scoring: T- J. Martinez (Becker), 2:00; Lovinger (D. Martinez), 14:00; Andrews (D. Martinez), 17:00; Khoshnaw (Vasquez), 27:00; Leckey (Slater), 64:00; Long (Becker), 65:00; Leckey (Long), 66:00; Pearson (Long), 78:00; Pearson (Bautista), 79:00. L- G. Hollberg, 72:00; Cromer, 77:00.
TA Girls Soccer 5, R.E. Lee 0: Abby Cleaver had two goals and Alex Sullivan had one goal and two assists to lead Turner Ashby past R.E. Lee High School 5-0 in a Valley District girls’ soccer game Monday in Staunton.
The Knights improved to 5-3 overall, 2-3 in the district; the Lee Ladies’ record was not available.
Anna Slater added one goal and one assist for Turner Ashby.
Halftime score: TA, 5-0
Shots on goals: TA 23; L 16
Corner kicks: TA 2; L 4
Saves: TA (Liskey 8, Witt 8) 16; L (NA) 18
Scoring: TA – Alex Sullivan (Anna Slater); Lauren Capasso; Abby Cleaver (Sullivan); Slater; Cleaver (Sullivan)