The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

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May 6, 2013

FHS girls win section

FAYETTEVILLE — The Fayetteville Pirates rode the strong pitching of Kaitlyn Sisler to sweep both games from Richwood, 9-1 and 9-4, and capture the Class A Region 3, Section 2 softball title Thursday.

Sisler gave up just one hit and one run in the opener, and Ashley Gilkerson had two hits, including a triple and five RBIs, to lead the Pirates to the five-inning victory. Chelby Dorsey added two hits and Maddie Pritt added two RBIs.

In game two, Sisler had two hits and drove in two runs to help her cause and Alexa Roles had a double and an RBI. Gilkerson also added two hits, including a double, for Fayetteville.

Fayetteville advances to regional play Thursday against the homestanding Montcalm Generals.

Fayetteville 9, Richwood 1

F:     040    14     —    9 6 1

R:        100   00    —       1 1 1

F: Kaitlyn Sisler and Ashley Gilkerson, R: M. Chambers and Hannah Matheney. WP — Sisler. LP — Chambers. Hitting — F: Gilkerson 2-3 (3B, 5 RBI), Chelby Dorsey 2-3 (2B), Sisler 1-2, Maddie Pritt 1-3 (2 RBI), R: Millie Sark 1-2.

Fayetteville 9, Richwood 4

R:   011        020    0    —    4 4 2

F:    032        040    x    —    9 7 5

R: T. Hayhurst, M. Chambers (4) and Barney, F: Kaitlyn Sisler and Ashley Gilkerson. WP — Sisler. LP — Hayhurst. Hitting — R: Barney 1-4, Smallwood 1-4, Amick 1-4, Merrill 1-2 (RBI), F: Gilkerson 2-3 (2B), Alexa Roles 1-2 (2B, RBI), Sisler 2-4 (2B, 2 RBI), Maddie Pritt 1-4, Chelby Dorsey 1-3.

Fayetteville 6

Midland Trail 2

The Pirates broke open a tie game with three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning and went on to defeat Midland Trail in Class A Region 3, Section 2 play Wednesday.

Kaitlyn Sisler was the winning pitcher, giving up just one hit, and had three hits at the plate in the win.

Kelsey Norris and Allyson Kessler added two hits for Fayetteville.

Fayetteville 6, Midland Trail 2

MT:    100        100    0    —    2 1 4

F:       200   031    x    —    6 8 4

MT: Shelby Burruss and Kelsey Ward, F: Kaitlyn Sisler and Alexa Roles. WP — Sisler. LP — Roles. Hitting — MT: Kayla Clark 1-3, F: Sisler 3-4, Kelsey Norris 2-3 (2B), Allyson Kessler 2-3, Morgan Funk 1-4, Ashley Gilkerson 1-4.

Greenbrier West 13

Meadow Bridge 8

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