UPIKE softball roundup

By: 
Teddy Paynter

PIPPA PASSES – University of Pikeville blasted four home runs in cruising to a doubleheader sweep of Alice Lloyd College in softball action played on March 6.

The Bears, now 6-6, took the nightcap 6-4 after winning the opener 14-0.

Lindsay Floyd and Alexandra Quill earned victories on the mound.

In the nightcap, Kelsey Prater had two hits, including a home run, and drove in four runs while Lee Griffin added two hits and scored. Kitty Raymond and Ashley Goines each doubled.

Griffin blasted a grand slam home run in the opener as UPIKE belted three in the game. She finished with two hits, including a double, two runs and batted in five runs total.

Jillian Bohnert hit a home run, singled, scored and knocked in three runs while Hannah Absher hit a home run, singled twice, scored three times and batted in two.

Raymond collected three hits, including a double, scored a pair of runs and drove in two.

At Pippa Passes

(Game 2)

SCORE BY INNINGS: R-H-E

UP (6-6)…..042  26 – 14-13-0

ALC (1-9)…000  00 –   0- 2-0

Pitching:

WP – Lindsay Floyd

LP –  Aly Webb

Hitting; Kelsey Prater HR, 1b, 1r, 4 RBI; Kitty Raymond 2b, 1r, 1 RBI; Jordan Gentry 1b, 1r, 1 RB I; Hannah Absher 2-1b, 1r, UPIKE.

At Pippa Passes

(Game 1)

SCORE BY INNINGS: R-H-E

UP (5-6)…..042  26 – 14-13-0

ALC (1-8)…000  00 –  0-  2-0

Pitching:

WP – Alexandra Quill

LP – Allison Shepherd

Hitting: Lee Griffin GS HR, 2b, 2r, 5 RBI; Kitty Raymond 2b, 2-1b, 2r, 2 RBI; Jillian Bohnert HR, 1b, 1r, 3 RBI; Hannah Absher HR, 2-1b, 3r, 3 RBI; Carrie Griffin 2b, 1r, 1 RBI, UPIKE.

UPIKE……..6-5

Asbury……..2-1

PIKEVILLE – University of Pikeville collected 10 hits in the second game of a twinbill with Asbury College and the Bears completed a sweep with a 6-2 win in a game played at Paul Butcher Field on March 3.

The Bears, now 4-4, took the opener 5-1.

Alexandra Quill and Hannah Thacker went the distance in both games to earn victories on the mound.

In the nightcap, Jillian Bohnert belted a three-run homer while Lee Griffin added two hits and batted in one run. Jordan Gentry and Hannah Absher each singled, scored and knocked home one run.

Logan Cline had a pair of doubles, scored and drove in two runs while Bohnert doubled and scored twice.

At Pikeville

(Game 2)

SCORE BY INNINGS: R-H-E

AC (1-6)…..000  101  0 – 2-7-1

UP (4-4)…..003  003  x – 6-10-2

Pitching:

WP – Alexandra Quill

LP – Courtney Patton

Hitting: Jillian Bohnert 3r-HR; Leff Griffin 2-1b, 1 RBI; Jordan Gentry 1b, 1r, 1 RBI; Hannah Absher 1b, 1r, 1 RBI, UPIKE.

At Pikeville

(Game 1)

SCORE BY INNINGS: R-H-E

AC (1-5)….001  000  0 – 1-5-0

UP (3-4)….021  020  x – 5-8-0

Pitching:

WP – Hannah Thacker

LP – Deana Phillips

Hitting: Logan Cline 2-2b, 1b, 1r, 2 RBI; Jillian Bohnert 2b, 2r; Carrie Griffin 2 RBI, UPIKE.