NIACC softball team picks up split vs. Iowa Central

East Central established a 10-1 advantage after Alayna Abney lined a two-run single in the fourth inning against reliever Kati McCormack.

Scharfman drove in three runs and Cloe Smith two on two hits each. The Huskies did play some of their best softball down the stretch, splitting their final four regular season games, and scoring a total of 39 runs in the process.

Airline improved to 20-4 overall and 10-0 in district.

Dallas Christian 19, Brook Hill 6: BULLARD - The Lady Chargers amassed 18 hits in blasting Brook Hill, 19-6, on Thursday evening.

In last Friday's opener against Woodbridge, the Indians jumped out to a 6-1 lead after two innings. Kaeli O'Neill-Willey had a triple and picked up two RBIs; Mackenzie Irelan went 2-for-3, and Chloe Fluharty and Kaniah James each had an RBI. Garrison McCleney scored two runs of his own to go with three more from Colby Harris.

Samantha Krakower went a ideal 3-for-3 with an RBI; while Cayleen Rizo went 2-for-3 with an RBI and Julie Raba finished 2-for-4 with a run scored as the Cougars (13-2) scored just three runs on 11 hits. Maria Noto "21 followed in her footsteps in relief, allowing only a couple of hits and two walks".

FREDERICKSBURG - Kevin France hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to give the Eagles (13-7-1, 2-1 CAC) a win over the Knights. McDonald decreased Wesleyan's deficit by one, hitting a single that plated Williams from third. Junior Olivia Gorman responded with a triple, then crossed home just before Gaffney-Gomez grounded out to first base.


The second game victory Saturday was the 250th win for the current Cumberland coaching staff, led by Keith Gorman. Kasandra Castle leads FIU with 24 RBI and four home runs.

HRV's next home game will be on April 2 versus Clackamas.

Just another day at the office for the fifth-ranked East Surry Lady Cardinals. Edgerton brought the tying run to the plate in the seventh with one out before Drays got a strikeout and a groundout to end the contest. All three games ended in shutouts.

They knocked in a season high 12 runs on 11 hits and six walks while allowing only six to Dubuque.

After a 1-1 tie through the first frame, senior Molly Goldstein stroked a double into the left-center gap to score sophomore Micaela Dix. A single by Taylor Lundrigan gave the team a run in the first inning, before a Victoria Saunders single gave the team two runs in the second.

FAU is in the middle of the conference with a 17-8 season record and 3-3 league mark.

  • Tracy Klein