User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
TV Banner
Sports : Trenton softball wins District 15 title, 5-2 over Cameron
Posted by Tom on 2012/10/8 15:40:00 (327 reads) News by the same author

The Trenton Lady Bulldog softball team, on the strength of a four-run third inning rally, beat nemesis Cameron 5-2 on Saturday morning, winning the Class 3, District 15 championship at Excelsior Springs High School, in a game broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3 and www.kttn.com.

After two scoreless innings, the THS offense got to Cameron starter Ashley Wills in a big way in the top of the third inning, denting the Dragons starter for four runs.

With one hit, Maddie Hooyman ripped a triple into right-center field, and was driven home on the very next pitch, as catcher Madi Trump hit a shot to left-center that barely stayed in the park, hitting the wall for an RBI double.

With Trump at second base, Scotlin Hurley walked before Avery Whitaker popped out. However, the rally would continue, with Makaila Capeder cracking a two-run double that scored Trump and Hurley, with Kate Lowrey following with a single that scored Capeder.

Trenton added a run to the advantage in the fifth inning, as Trump was hit by a pitch, went to second on a single by Scotlin Hurley, moved to third on an error, and scored on a fielder's choice grounder off the bat of Whitaker.

Cameron scored single runs in the fifth and seventh inning, and twice had the potential tying run at home plate in the bottom of the seventh, but a ground ball to Trenton second baseman McKinley Hurley ended the contest, and gave THS its third district title in the past four years, but its first as a Class 3 softball school.

Trenton, with the win, advances to play St. Joseph Benton on Wednesday night at 5 o'clock at Heritage Park's Field #3 in St. Joseph. That Class 3 sectional game will be heard live on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com, with pregame at 4:45. Tom Johnson will provide the audio play-by-play coverage, with Dan Maxey providing video webstreaming from our 'Internet TV' link.

Trenton coach John Cowling was interviewed by Tom Johnson after Saturday morning's victory:

Click here to listen to THS softball coach John Cowling

Trenton is now 23-3 on the season, having avenged two regular season losses to Cameron. Cameron ends the season at 23-4. Benton comes into Wednesday's playoff game off of a 9-4 District 16 championship game win over Smithville. The Lady Cardinals have six losses over the course of the 2012-2013 softball season.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/9/22 10:04:53 - Spickard Man Injured In Friday Accident
2014/9/22 10:02:42 - Three Vehicle Accident Injures Two Cameron Residents; One Driver Arrested On Outstanding Warrant
2014/9/22 10:02:25 - Grundy R-5 Coaches Shows For Monday, 9/22/14
2014/9/22 9:58:59 - Latest Session Of Circuit Court Has Busy Session
2014/9/22 9:56:23 - Altamont Man Injured In Accident; Accused Of DUI
2014/9/22 9:53:53 - Fire Destroys House At Spickard
2014/9/22 9:51:17 - Cowgill Resident Injured In Saturday Accident
2014/9/22 8:48:54 - Ferguson Residents Begin Using Body Cameras
2014/9/22 8:43:25 - Missing Man OK Despite Being Hit By Train
2014/9/22 7:30:00 - Mercer Cardinal Coaches Shows For Monday, 9/22/14
2014/9/22 4:21:27 - Mexico Man Found Guilty Of Sex Crimes, Gets 43 Years In Prison
2014/9/22 4:17:08 - High Corn Growth Could Mean Lower Prices
2014/9/22 4:14:11 - Lawsuit Filed Over Common Core Standards
2014/9/22 4:07:53 - Bystanders Rush To Rescue Teenagers From Submerged SUV
2014/9/22 4:05:10 - Family Of Baby Killed In Crash Wants To Know Why Driver Will Serve No Jail Time
2014/9/22 4:02:41 - Clothing Line For Those With Down Syndrome Inspired By Grandmother's Love
2014/9/22 4:00:07 - Witnesses Say Man Who Tried To Break Up Fight Was Shot And Killed
2014/9/22 3:57:11 - Judge: Man In 9/11 Airport Hoax Should Be Freed
2014/9/22 3:55:07 - 2 Die In Nearly Head-On Crash In Eastern Missouri
2014/9/22 3:51:14 - Neosho Man Sentenced For Embezzling $4.9 Million From Employer
2014/9/22 3:49:10 - Livingston County Sheriff Activity Report
2014/9/19 6:40:24 - Police Radar Gun That Shows If You Are Texting?
2014/9/19 4:28:05 - Scotland Rejects Independence From U.K.
2014/9/19 4:24:51 - Prison Supervisor Guilty Of Hiding Guard Attack
2014/9/19 4:20:53 - Missouri Creates Office To Address Racial Issues
2014/9/19 4:17:24 - Governor Nixon Announces Plan For Lottery Education Funding
2014/9/19 4:12:20 - Police: Principal's Sexual Acts With Teen Captured On Cell Phone Video
2014/9/19 4:07:03 - Body Found Floating In Lake Of The Ozarks
2014/9/19 4:00:20 - Convicted Florida Felon Kills His 6 Grandchildren
2014/9/18 15:04:46 - Milan Coaches Shows For Thursday, 9/18/14



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM