Line Mountain softball gets first win of year
MANDATA - Line Mountain earned its first victory of the year, 8-7 in Tri-Valley League action over Juniata, Monday.
The Eagles got the job done with a five-run outburst in the seventh inning.
Savannah Copson earned the victory, helping herself out with a 2-for-4 day, including a triple, at the plate.
Jayci London and Bre Boyer added three hits and two RBIs apiece for the winners.
Deidre Long and Brooke Long also had multi-hit days for Line Mountain.
Irvin and Shoop; Copson and Lukoskie. W - Copson (1-2). L - Irvin.
Hits: Juniata - Pray, Horning 3, Irvin, M. Shoop 1, T. Shoop 2. Line Mountain - D. Long 2, London 3, Boyer 3, Lukoskie, Copson 2, B. Long 2, Reed.
2B - Pray, D. Long, Boyer. 3B - Copson.
Baseball Shamokin 12 Lewisburg 1
COAL TOWNSHIP - Austin Fry improved to 3-0 this season, holding Lewisburg to just three hits in the Heartland II victory.
Fry struck out four in five innings of work in a game shortened by Shamokin's offense.
Paul Gurba had two singles and a double, and Theo Deptula had a single and a double for the Indians.
Gardner, Nast (1), Kline (4) and Girton; Fry and Jo. Deitrick. W - Fry (3-0). L - Gardner.
Hits: Lewisburg - Stanko, Gardner, Girton. Shamokin - Deptula 2, Rodarmel, Gurba 3, Malett, Miller.
2B - Stanko, Deptula, Gurba, Malett.
Line Mountain 15 Juniata 12
MIFFLINTOWN - Brady Michael drove in three runs with a double and two singles, leading the Eagles (3-1, 3-1 TVL) to the Tri-Valley League victory over the Indians.
Britton Heim, Corey Warford and Kellan Masser also had three hits each for Line Mountain.
There were 33 hits and 11 errors between the teams.
Michael, Snyder (4) and Heim; Eberle, Swartz (4), Ruble (7) and Snyder. W - Snyder (2-1). L - Eberle.
Hits: Line Mountain - Masser 3, Michael 3, Warford 3, Heim 3, Lenker 2, Snyder, Mace, Renn . Juniata - Sweitzer 4, Treaster 3, Eberle 2, Zearfoss 2, Berry 2, Loudenslager, Boyer, Hambright.
2B - Sweitzer, Masser, Michael, Heim. 3B - Treaster, Lenker. HR - Treaster 2.
Softball Southern 8 Montoursville 0
MONTOURSVILLE - Mallory Tomaschik fired a two-hit shutout, striking out 11 to lead the Tigers past the Warriors in Heartland II action Monday afternoon.
Taylor Hoffman drove home three runs with three singles to lead the Tigers' offense. Kirstin Blass had a double and two singles, and Blair Johnston added a double and single..
Tomaschik and Johnston; Tressler and Stine. W - Tomaschik. L - Tressler.
Leading Hitters: Southern Columbia - Blass 3, Hoffman 3, Johnston 2. Montoursville - Stine 2.
2B - Blass, Johnston.