Following are results from high school games late last week and early this week:
Oak Hill 12
James Monroe 3
Oak Hill evened its softball record at 8-8 Friday with a 12-3 win on the road at James Monroe.
Haylee Byers was 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and an RBI to lead the way. Teammate Chloe Atha was 2-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI, Cessa Higginbotham was 2-for-3 and drove in two runs, Kylie Pelkey was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI, Savannah Holbrook was 2-for-4 with an RBI, and Brooke Linkswiler and Whitney Sisler each knocked in a run.
Byers was the winning pitcher, striking out 10 and scattering four hits.
For the Mavericks, Boggs was 1-for-2 with a triple and two RBIs, and Jackson was 1-for-3 and drove in a run.
Oak Hill 3
Lewis County 1
Playing in a tournament in Bridgeport Friday, the Red Devil boys handled Lewis County 3-1.
Bradley Lokant was 1-for-4 with a double and two RBIs to pace the Red Devils. Caleb Jones was 1-for-3 with a double, Preston Legg was 1-for-2, and Ty Nelson was 1-for-3.
Will Hunt was 2-for-4 with a triple and a double for Lewis County. Timmy Hunt was 2-for-3, and Levi Fox was 1-3 with a double and an RBI.
Jones earned the pitching win, fanning seven, yielding four hits and giving up one earned run.
The Devils tacked on a pair of victories after the Lewis County contest, 2-1 over Fairmont Senior and 10-6 over Lewis County, to improve to 13-8.
Lane Jordan was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI to pace the Fairmont triumph, and Lokant struck out seven to gain the pitching decision.
Jordan (triple, two RBIs) and Nelson (RBI) each had three-hit games, Legg drove in a pair of runs, Nathan Bloomfield (RBI) and Zane Wolfe both smacked doubles, and Lokant had one RBI.
Oak Hill hosts Shady Spring at 5 p.m. Thursday.
Midland Trail 11
Greenbrier West 10
Alex Ellison's walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted Midland Trail softball (11-6) past Greenbrier West 11-10 on Thursday.
Ellison was 2-for-5 with a triple and the game-winning RBI. Serena Minor was 2-for-5 with a triple, Kyleigh Jackson was 1-for-3 with a double and one RBI, Faith Bailes drove in two runs, and Taylor Harrell, Meghan Gill, Jordian Stonestreet and Emily Dickerson had an RBI apiece.
Gill pitched two innings of one-hit relief to secure the win.
For the Cavaliers, Kenley Posten was 4-for-5 with a homer and three RBIs. Teammate Katlyn Gray was 3-for-5 with a double and three RBIs, and Caley Chrisman (3-for-5) and Laurel Bennett drove in one run apiece.
Oak Hill 16
An eight-run outburst in the top of the first inning propelled the Red Devil girls past host Princeton 16-6 on Thursday.
Brooke Linkswiler was 2-for-2 with a double and a pair of RBIs for Oak Hill. Haylee Byers was 2-for-2 with a double, driving in one run. Kaylee Mann was 1-for-2 with two RBIs, Savannah Holbrook was 1-for-1 and knocked in a run, Abby Ward was 1-for-2, and Kylie Pelkey was 1-for-3.
Byers earned the mound decision in relief, striking out three and allowing one hit.
Hatfield (RBI) and Rice were both 1-for-2 for the Tigers.
Charleston Catholic 8
Oak Hill 2
In a baseball outing last Wednesday, the host Irish plated three runs in the fifth inning and three more in the sixth to topple the Red Devils 8-2.
Thomas Blaydes produced three RBIs for Charleston Catholic.
Bradley Lokant, Ty Nelson, Preston Legg, Caleb Jones and Braxton Hall each hit a single for the Red Devils. Zane Wolfe drove in a run.
Blaydes gained the pitching verdict, fanning seven and surrendering five base hits.
Oak Hill committed nine errors on the night.
The Red Devils were slated to travel to Wyoming East on Wednesday.
Midland Trail 13, 10
Summers Co. 1, 0
Midland Trail swept a softball doubleheader, 13-1 and 10-0, from Summers County last Wednesday.
In the nightcap, Meghan Gill hurled a no-hitter and struck out five Bobcats to power the shutout.
At the plate, Serena Minor was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBIs for Midland Trail. Taylor Harrell was 1-for-3 with a triple and a pair of RBIs, Faith Bailes was 2-for-2 and drove in a run, and Chezney Skaggs was 1-for-2.
In the opener, Zavery McManaway was 2-for-3 with a triple, a double and three RBIs to guide the offense. Bailes was 1-for-2 with a two-bagger and two RBIs, Gill was 1-for-3 with a double and one RBI, and Skaggs drove in a run.
On the mound, Gill gained the win, fanning five, allowing one hit and yielding one earned run.
M. Shrewsberry was 1-for-2 for the Bobcats.
Midland Trail 13
A 13-3 win by the Midland Trail boys over the Lumberjacks on Thursday improved the Patriots' baseball record to 12-5.
Trail went on to beat Valley 12-0 Monday, grabbing its eighth win in its last nine games. The Patriots were scheduled to play South Harrison Tuesday and Summers County Wednesday. They visit Fayetteville on Friday at 5 p.m.
Oak Hill 11
Whitney Sisler threw a one-hit shutout and smacked a double and drove in two runs to help the Red Devils past the Beavers 11-0 last Wednesday.
Also for the OHHS offense, Brooke Linkswiler went 3-for-3 and knocked in a pair of runs, Savannah Holbrook had a double and two RBIs, Kaylee Mann and Abby Ward each drove in a run, Kylie Pelkey was 1-for-1, and Chloe Atha was 1-for-2.
Simpson was 1-for-2 for Bluefield.
Valley logged its first baseball victory of 2019 with a 5-3 verdict over Van on April 5.
Dustyn Stover pitched 6 2/3 innings to get the win for the Greyhounds. Jett Taylor registered the save.
For the Valley offense, Zach Winter was 2-for-2 with two RBIs, Isiah Ford was 2-for-3 with a double and one RBI, and Christian Auxier was 1-for-2 with an RBI.
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