|Lady Bearcats split DH|
|Monday, April 22, 2013 1:38 PM|
SPENCERVILLE — The Spencerville varsity softball team split a home doubleheader with Continental on Saturday, losing the opener 4-2 but grabbing the nightcap 4-3.
Tori Johnston took the loss on the mound for the Bearcats in game 1, going seven innings, giving up five hits, four runs (2 earned) and two walks and striking out five.
Leva Weller picked up the complete-game win for the Pirates, giving up only three hits and a walk, striking out three.
Johnston, Haleigh Mull and Mackenzie Ringwald all had singles for the Bearcats. Mull also had two runs batted in.
In the second game, Alex Shumate was the winning complete-game pitcher for the Bearcats, giving up three hits, three runs (1 earned) and walking five, fanning six.
Weller took the loss for the Pirates in going the distance, giving up nine hits and a pair of free passes, striking out four.
Alyssa Mulholland led the Bearcats with three singles and a run scored, the game-winner. Mull had two singles and Johnston had the game-winning double in the bottom of the seventh.
Shumate, Haley Calvelage and Alli Gilroy all had singles for the Bearcats, with Gilroy adding two RBIs.
Spencerville hosts Jefferson 5 p.m. today.