News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 5, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: Rockville advances to Banks championship

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The Tribune-Star

MARSHALL, IND. — Rockville advanced to the Banks of the Wabash championship game on Friday after it defeated Turkey Run 4-2.

The Rox will play North Vermillion in the championship. The Falcons defeated Riverton Parke 7-3 on Friday.

Tyler Rapp had two RBI for the victorious Rox.

Rockville           001       001       2                   4          3          4

Turkey
Run       000       002       0                   2          2          2

W — Dalton Clark. L — Jake Amstutz, 0-1.

Highlights — For Turkey Run, Jeff Girdler was 1-for-3 with a run; Jeff Woods had a run; Noah Nevins had 2 RBI. For Rockville, Tyler Rapp had 2 RBI; and Ben Cunningham was 2-for-4.

Next — Turkey Run (0-2, 0-1 WRC) plays Riverton Parke at 10 a.m. North Vermillion plays Rockville at Turkey Run.

-- Shakamak 11, North Daviess 1 — At Jasonville, Class A No. 2-ranked Shakamak got two hits apiece from Brodie Crowe, Luke Sweet and Christian Burris in posting the six-inning victory.

North Daviess     100       000                1          3          5

Shakamak
         231       041                11         10         1

W — Patrick Green, 1-1. L — Wittmer.

Highlights — For Shakamak, Brodie Crowe went 2 for 4 with a double and 4 RBIs, Luke Sweet went 2 for 3 with 3 runs, Christian Burris went 2 for 3 with a double and 2 RBIs and winning pitcher Patrick Green contributed an RBI double.

Next — Shakamak (3-1) will be at home today to take on Eminence.

Softball

-- Clay City 7, Cloverdale 4 — At Clay City, a four-run third inning carried the day for the Eels as they improved to 3-0.

Cloverdale          010       003       0                   4          4          2

Clay City           004       210       x                    7          11         2

W — Alexis Price. L — Raisor. 

Highlights — For Clay City, Madison Booe had a double; Price had 4 strikeouts; and Whitney Jeffers and Sam Dyer each had an RBI.

-- North Vermillion 8, Riverton Parke 0 — At Cayuga, Linzi Woodard pitched a three-hit shutout and went 2 for 4 with a triple, two runs batted in and two runs scored in the first round of the Banks of the Wabash Classic.

Riverton Parke   000       000       0                   0          3          3

North Vermillion            200       222       x                    8          9          0

W — Linzi Woodard, 2-0. L — Kelly Combs.

Highlights — For North Vermillion, winning pitcher Linzi Woodard went 2 for 4 with a triple, 2 RBIs and 2 runs; Lindsey Moore also tripled; and Melissa Moody went 2 for 3 with a double. For Riverton Parke, Paige Yando contributed a pair of doubles.

Next — North Vermillion (4-0) will take on Rockville for the BOW championship at about 11:30 a.m. today at Turkey Run. Riverton Parke (1-2) will challenge Turkey Run in the third-place contest at 10 a.m.

 

-- Casey 8, Shakamak 0 — At Casey, Ill., the Warriors defeated the Lakers in an interstate battle. Shakamak fell to 3-1.

 

Shakamak         000       000       0                   0          3          0

Casey    013       004       X                   8          8          0

W — Black. L — Samm.

Highlights —For Shakamak, Schindler was 2-for-3

Next — Shakamak (3-1) plays host to Bloomington South today.

 

Thursday

-- TH North 11, Sullivan 0 — At Sullivan, the visiting Patriots rode a seven-run third inning and an 11-hit attack to victory over the Golden Arrows.

 

At Marshall, Ill.

Newton 17, Marshall 6

L — Shaffner.

Highlights — For Marshall, Cheyenne Thompson was 2 for 3 with a run, Courtney Wallace was 2 for 3 with a run, Carson Boyer was 1 for 3 with 2 runs and Macy Shaffner was 1 for 3 with a run.

Records — Marshall is 1-5 overall and 1-1 in the Little Illini Conference.