PREP SOFTBALL: Fremont stays unbeaten in region with late runs; roundup

Tuesday , April 18, 2017 - 10:23 PM

RYAN COMER and JUSTIN JOHNSON, Standard-Examiner Staff

PLAIN CITY — Cortney Rhees went 3 for 4 with three singles, including a three-run single that broke a 6-6 tie in the bottom of the fifth, and Fremont softball stayed undefeated in Region 1 with a 9-6 win over Mountain Crest on Tuesday.

Emily Nelson went 3 for 4 with a double and Rylie Bennett went 2 for 3 with a double.

Mountain Crest jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the top of the first, but Fremont responded with four in the bottom half of the inning. The Mustangs scored two in the third and one in the fourth to take a 6-4 lead, but the Silver Wolves evened the score with two in the bottom of the fourth.

Tenna Child and Brooklynn Barrus each scored twice, and Barrus drove in two runs for Mountain Crest.


GARLAND — Mailee Jensen stymied Bear River by allowing just five hits in a complete-game effort and Ridgeline ended Bear River’s shutout streak by shutting out the Bears.

Jensen had just three strikeouts, but of the 27 batters she faced she threw 18 first-pitch strikes. Five Bear River batters were retired on popouts on the first pitch of the at-bat.

Ridgeline’s defense helped Jensen by committing no errors.

The RiverHawks scored their first run without recording a hit in the first inning. Lyndsey Anderson led off with a walk, moved to second on a groundout and scored on an error.

The game remained 1-0 until the seventh inning. Alleigh May led off with a double and scored when Brooklyn Anderson doubled.

Two batters later, Brooklyn Anderson scored on a single by Alex Buttars.

Buttars went 2 for 3 while Brooklyn Anderson went 2 for 4.

Kapri Toone pitched a complete game, giving up seven hits, one walk and one hit batter. She struck out 10.

Four of Ridgeline’s seven hits were doubles.

Ashley Hess went 2 for 3 with a double and a triple for Bear River. Mercedes Call, Syd Richards and Toone each had one hit. Toone also doubled.


KAYSVILLE — Abbie O’Brien hit a three-run homer to help launch Davis past Viewmont.

O’Brien’s homer gave Davis a 6-0 lead in the bottom of the third. The Darts added two runs in each of the fourth, fifth and sixth innings.

Viewmont scored a run in the fourth and fifth innings.

O’Brien went 3 for 4. She also doubled and finished with four RBIs.

Paige Reynolds, Mia Cullimore and Emily Kunzler each had two hits for Davis. Reynolds hit an RBI triple and Cullimore pitched all six innings while striking out seven.

Only one of the runs Cullimore allowed was earned.

Viewmont committed six errors.


PLEASANT VIEW — The game between Roy and Weber was suspended due to weather after the ninth inning with the score tied 2-2. It will be resumed at a later date with the Royals batting in the top of the 10th.


SALT LAKE CITY — Sadie Westmoreland pitched all three innings, giving up two hits while striking out five as Bonneville shut out Highland.

Sydnee Smith went 3 for 3 with a double and three RBIs. Talia Afuvai went 3 for 3 with a double and two runs.

Westmoreland went 3 for 4 with two doubles and four RBIs while Katelyn Medina went 2 for 3 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored.


SMITHFIELD — Clearfield scored six runs in the top of the first inning and never looked back in a win over Sky View.

Jessie Golder batted 4 for 5 with four RBI for Clearfield. Macy Benincosa went 3 for 3 with and RBI.

Tomoya Averett went 2 for 3 with a two-run double. Maddie Spatig went 2 for 3 with an RBI and Perri Winterbottom blasted a two-run homer.

Spatig picked up the win in the pitcher’s circle.


WOODS CROSS — Hadyn Flygare went 3 for 3 with a pair of doubles and three RBIs, Julana Te’o went 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI and Woods Cross pummeled East.

Ari Ayala went 2 for 3 with three RBIs and Jess Wall went 2 for 2 with an RBI.

Woods Cross jumped on East for 12 runs in the first inning and added three more in the third.

Te’o pitched all three innings for the Wildcats. She allowed two hits and two walks while striking out two.


OGDEN — A Jaylynn Beaumont single in the bottom of the first inning was the only offense Ben Lomond could muster in the Region 11 loss to Logan.

The Grizzlies got to Ben Lomond for six runs in the first inning, two in the second and 10 in the third.


DRAPER — Morgan mustered three hits in the five-inning loss at Juan Diego.

Morgan gave up four runs in the first inning, three in the second, two in the third and one in the fifth to end the game.


SALT LAKE CITY — With the scored tied 1-1 in the bottom of the seventh inning, West manufactured the winning run on a bunt single, an intentional walk, a conventional walk and an RBI single.

Ashtyn Bauerle took the hard-luck loss for Syracuse. She pitched a complete game, giving up six hits and one earned run while striking out 11.

Jentry Skidmore went 2 for 3 and scored the lone Titan run on a wild pitch after she stole a base. Emery Marshall went 2 for 2.

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