In recent high school softball games:
Oak Hill 5
Woodrow Wilson 4
Oak Hill hiked its record to 4-2 Wednesday with the defeat of visiting Woodrow Wilson.
Savannah Holbrook enjoyed a big night at the plate for the Red Devils, going 3-for-3 with two home runs and four RBIs.
Abby Ward was 2-for-3, and Kaylee Mann and Kylie Pelkey each contributed a double. Brooke Linkswiler, Haylee Byers and Whitney Sisler added a hit apiece.
For the Flying Eagles, Sierra Conley and Morgan Coulter were both 4-for-4. Coulter had a double and one RBI, and Conley belted a triple and scored three times. Alyssa Daniels was 2-for-3 and drove in a run, and Kayla Bird had an RBI.
Byers hurled the complete-game win, striking out 10 and allowing 13 hits.
Oak Hill is slated to visit Fayetteville tonight at 5:30 p.m. before returning home to meet Westside on Friday at 6 p.m.
Woodrow Wilson entertains Riverside tonight at 5:30 p.m.
Oak Hill 13
On Tuesday, the Oak Hill girls rebounded from a loss to Midland Trail with a 13-3 verdict over Montcalm in three innings.
Brooke Linkswiler, Haylee Byers (home run, double) and Whitney Sisler were each 2-for-3 for the Red Devils. Sisler had three RBIs and Byers and Linkswiler two each. Paige Neal also drove in a run.
Chloe Atha, Abby Ward and Kaylee Mann supplied a double apiece to the OHHS attack.
Ball was 2-for-2 with a double for the Generals.
On the mound, Sisler struck out three, walked none, allowed five hits and surrendered no earned runs.
M 003 — 3 5 4
OH 364 — 13 12 3
Pitching — M: Hatfield, Perkins (1) and Bailey; OH: Whitney Sisler and Savannah Holbrook. Hitting — M: Ball 2-2; OH: Brooke Linkswiler 2-3 (2 RBIs, 3 runs), Haylee Byers 2-3 (HR, 2b, 3 RBIs, 3 runs), Whitney Sisler 2-3 (3 RBIs), Paige Neal (RBI), Chloe Atha (2b), Kaylee Mann (2b), Abby Ward (2b).
Midland Trail 8
Oak Hill 5
The Midland Trail girls broke a 3-3 deadlock with five runs in the bottom of the fifth inning Monday en route to the win over their county foe.
Oak Hill pushed across two runs in the top of the seventh, but it wasn't enough.
For the Patriots (3-3), Faith Bailes and Zavery McManaway were both 2-for-3 with a pair of RBIs, and Alex Ellison was 2-for-3 and drove in one run. Chezney Skaggs also knocked in a run.
Oak Hill got a pair of hits apiece from Paige Neal and Savannah Holbrook. Neal and Haylee Byers produced two RBIs each, and Holbrook drove in one.
Oak Hill (2-2) stranded 11 base runners.
On the mound, Taylor Harrell earned the win for Midland Trail. In seven innings, she struck out seven, allowed eight hits and five earned runs, and walked five.
Byers fanned 12, yielded nine hits and gave up eight unearned runs in absorbing the loss.
Midland Trail hosts Princeton on Thursday beginning at 5 p.m. A home doubleheader with Richwood follows on Friday.
OH 002 012 0 — 5 8 0
MT 000 350 x — 8 9 2
Pitching — OH: Haylee Byers; MT: Taylor Harrell. Hitting — OH: Byers 1-4 (2b, 2 RBIs), Paige Neal 2-3 (2b, 2 RBIs), Savannah Holbrook 2-4 (2b, RBI); MT: Faith Bailes 2-3 (2 RBIs), Zavery McManaway 2-3 (2b, 2 RBIs), Alex Ellison 2-3 (2b, RBI), Chezney Skaggs (RBI), Kyleigh Jackson 1-2 (2b).