Chesapeake City captures District 5 Major Softball crown
Chesapeake City earned an 8-6 win over Elkton to capture the District 5 Major Softball title at Chesapeake City Little League on Tuesday.
Emily Heath doubled, singled and scored twice, Lexi Barclay doubled and scored twice and Arianna Fry singled twice and scored twice, while Olivia McCraw and Emma Martina both singled and scored for Chesapeake City, which trailed 5-2 after the first inning.
Autumn Simpson walked twice and scored twice, Sierra Secor, Caroline Miller and Jillian Holmes all walked and scored and Grace Koerner singled and scored for Elkton. 10-11 Baseball District 5 Rising Sun 8, Chesapeake City 7
Jonathan Stanley went 2-for2 with a run and Steven Snyder added an RBI and scored, while Mason McNeill, Connor Racine, Cole McCullough, AJ Lawrence and Ryan Davision all scored for Rising Sun, which received seven combined strikeouts from Matthew Trout and Blake Flaugher on the mound.
Lance Fehlman tallied two hits and an RBI and scored three times, Jamie Frazer added an RBI and a run scored and Robbie Burris, Devon Bloodsworth and Adien Cullings all scored for Chesapeake City, which received eight combined strikeouts from Collings and Burris on the mound. 9-10 Baseball District 5 Elkton 10, Rising Sun 5
Brandon Paris drove in a run and scored and Gary Slagle scored twice, while Jackson Lewis and Deavon Jones both scored once for Elkton, which received four combined strikeouts from Slagle and Zane Bohn on the mound.
Jared Eldreth doubled and scored and Cameron Klotz, Layne Hull, Bradley Dietz and Dillon Goodwin all scored once for Rising Sun, which received two strikeouts on the mound from Hull.
9-10 Softball District 5 Chesapeake City 11, Elkton 1
Abby Potts struck out 10 over four innings, while giving up one hit and two walks, while at the plate she added a hit and two RBIs for Chesapeake City, which advanced to the title game. Her team later received two hits and two runs scored from Paige Racine, while Jordan Alexander drove in Erika Clarke with a double to end the game.
Madeline Holmes singled and scored for Elkton’s lone run.
Wednesday 10-11 Baseball District 5 Elkton 12, Chesapeake City 2 (five innings)
Jacob Whiteman (double) and Brandon Uhde both scored and drove in two runs apiece and scored and Jared Nowack, Ricky Brockell and Zach Ayers all scored twice for Elkton, which received one run each from Zyrell White, Hunter Roark and Francis Guns.
Brockell threw a complete game on the mound with four strikeouts.
Aiden Cullings went 2-for2 with a double an RBI and a run scored and Devon Bloodsworth added an RBI, while AJ Hoferer scored for Chesapeake City, which received five strikeouts on the mound from Lance Fehlman.
9-10 Baseball District 5 Havre de Grace 15, Rising Sun 5
Rhys Eder scored three times and Taylor Blevins, Mason Waller and Brice Bauer all scored twice for Havre de Grace.
Jared Eldreth doubled and scored twice and Cameron Klotz, Luke Trout and Bradley Dietz all crossed the plate for Rising Sun, which received three strikeouts on the mound from Klotz.
8-10 Softball District 5 Havre de Grace 15, Rising Sun 4 (five innings)
Briana Walls doubled, singled three times and scored four runs, Madison Johnson tripled, doubled twice, singled and drove in four runs and Berlynn Hynes doubles and drove in three runs for Havre de Grace, which received one RBI each from Kinsey Mentzer and Natalie Bucci.
Bella Saporano struck out four batters for Rising Sun.