The Ottumwa Courier


June 5, 2014

Comets knock off eighth-ranked West Burlington


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Cardinal battery — Lexi Fullenkamp (W, 6-2) (7IP, 9H, 2R, 2ER, K), Jessie McElderry catching.

Hits — Lindsey Davis 1-1, Schuyler Conger 1-2.

RBI — Conger.

Runs — Conger, Davis, McElderry.

Lady Dees lock down SCC win over Davis County

ALBIA – The Albia Lady Dees kept a five-game winning streak going on Thursday with a win over Davis County in South Central Conference action. Albia scored a 7-1 win over the Mustangs in a game that was far different from the non-conference battle with Moravia one night earlier

On Wednesday, Albia battled back after allowing five runs in the first inning to beat the Mohawks, 12-7, in a non-conference area slugfest. The Lady Dees used a five-run inning of their own in the bottom of the fifth to snap a 7-7 tie.

Makenzie Griffin provided a big blow with a home run, highlighting a 2-3 night at the plate that included a team-best four RBI. Sydney Weldon set the tone at the top of the lineup, joining Emma Dinneen in going 3-4 at the plate with a double and four runs scored for the senior lead-off hitter.

Albia (6-1, 1-1) is back in action in the Oskaloosa Tournament on Saturday. The Lady Dees will face Newton, South Hardin and Pella.

Davis County (2-6, 0-1) hosts Pekin in a doubleheader tonight starting at 5 p.m. Moravia (1-3) heads to Grandview Park Baptist for a Bluegrass Conference doubleheader today.


Albia 12, Moravia 7

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Albia battery — Lexie Van Polen (W, 5-1) (7IP, 8H, 7R, 4K, 3BB), Emma Dinneen catching.

2B — Dinneen, Sydney Weldon.

HR — Makenzie Griffin.

Hits — Dinneen 3-4, Weldon 3-4, Griffin 2-3, Taegen Bossard 2-4, Hannah Isley 1-4, Mary Shepard 1-4, Kaitlyn Speiler 1-4.

RBI — Griffin 4, Spieler 2, Dinneen, Shephard, Weldon.

Runs — Weldon 4, Bossard 2, Dinneen, Griffin, Isley, Hannah Romanco, Shepard, Spieler.

EBF’s Alexander hits for the cycle at Twin Cedars

BUSSEY — Senior Tasha Alexander singled, doubled, tripled and homered to complete the cycle on Wednesday in fourth-ranked (2A) Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont’s 11-1 win at Twin Cedars. Alexander finished the night going 4-5 with five RBI and three runs scored.

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