SOFTBALL: Geneseo Defeats Avon 10-2

GENESEO — The Geneseo Blue Devils defeated the Avon Braves 10-2 in an early season match-up. Geneseo's Kat Phillips, Faith Hainsworth, Casey Vattimo, Emily Podhorecki, and Jessica Ruskauf each scored 2 runs to contribute to the win. In one play, Podhorecki scored a run stealing home. Ruskauf, the Blue Devils' pitcher, struck out 12 of the Braves' batters to contribute to the victory. The Braves are now 1-1 for the season, while the … [Read more...]

Softball: Cal-Mum wins third straight sectional title

GAINSEVILLE — For the third straight year, Dan Dickens and the Cal-Mum Lady Raiders will take home the Class C2 sectional title after defeating Cuba-Rushford 12-0 Thursday night. This has also been the third straight year that the Rebels and Raiders have met in this game. Cal-Mum junior shortstop Hannah Anderson was named the sectional tournament MVP after going 3-4 with a triple in each of her first three at bats on Thursday night. Over the … [Read more...]

Softball: Raiders move on to third straight sectional final

LeRoy — Cal-Mum junior shortstop Hannah Anderson hit a two-run home run in the second inning en route to an 11-0 win over Perry and a spot in the Class C2 sectional final game on Thursday. Raiders senior pitcher Kelsey McMullen pitched seven shutout innings and went 3-4 with four RBI at the plate to help secure the win on Tuesday evening. "[McMullen] is a pretty determined girl, she wants to get a third sectional title," Raiders manager Dan … [Read more...]

Softball: Cal-Mum survives scare, advances to sectional semifinal

CALEDONIA — Bishop Kearney got out to an early 4-0 lead before the Red Raiders stormed back to win 7-5 in the quarterfinal round of sectionals on Thursday. Cal-Mum senior pitcher Kelsey McMullen pitched a complete game and had two RBI in the win. "I'm gonna go with Kelsey pretty much until it looks like we're not coming back to win the game," Cal-Mum manager Dan Dickens said about his decision to let McMullen continue pitching after getting … [Read more...]

Girls Softball: Avon crushes Geneseo

GENESEO — The Avon Braves scored 12 runs in the sixth inning on their way to a dominant 29-5 win over the Geneseo Blue Devils on Wednesday night. Avon scored two runs in the first inning, and it looked like Geneseo would take the lead when they hit a long fly ball to the left-centerfield gap with two runners on base. But the ball went under the nearby fence for the track and was ruled a ground-rule double, meaning only one run scored. Avon … [Read more...]