Shelbyville Daily Union

September 3, 2013

W/SS softball outlasts T'town in 13

John Curtis Daily Union Sports Editor
Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — Windsor/Stew-Stras junior high softball co-op went to T’town in 100 degree heat on Friday and outlasted the Shoes, 8-6, in 13 innings. On Saturday, W/SS was bested by Sullivan in 7 innings, 7-4.

Calla Roney did yeomen work pitching 10 innings in the heat and allowing just four hits, three walks and two earned runs, while striking out 12. Megan Schlechte came on in relief for three innings and gave up just one unearned run, allowing no hits or walks and striking out two.

W/SS out-hit T’town 15 to 4, including two doubles, but could only get half their base runners across. T’town made the most out of errors and few free passes or hits to stay in the game.

W/SS took a 1-0 lead in the 1st and went up 3-0 in the 3rd. Teutopolis came back with two runs. Windsor went up 5-2 in the 5th, but Teutopolis got those runs back in the 6th and trailed 5-4. Teutpolis knotted the score with a solo run in the bottom of the 7th to put the game in extra-innings.

Windsor took a 6-5 lead in the 11th innnig, but Teutopolis matched it in the bottom of the frame. In the 13th, Windsor scored two more runs and this time Teutopolis couldn’t respond.

W/SS had eight batters hit safely. Carson Cole led W/SS with four hits and Katrina davis had three. Roney had a double and scored three of the eight runs, while Taylor Renfro had a double and scored two runs.

Friday

W/SS 8, Teutpolis 6 - 13 innings

W/SS 102 020 000 010 2--8-15

T’town 002 002 100 010 0--6-4

W/SS stats: Carson Cole 4 singles, 1 run; Katrina davis 3 singles, 1 run, RBI; Megan Schlechte 2 singles, run; Calla Roney 1 single, 1 double, 3 runs, RBI; Taylor Renfro 1 double, 2 runs; MacKenzi Tabbert 1 single, RBI; Madison Everett 1 single, RBI; Kasey Bean 1 single. Pitching (W) Schlechte 3 IP, 1 run, 0 hits, 0 BBs, 2 Ks; (Starter) Roney 10 IP, 5 runs, (2 ER) 3 BBs, 12 Ks.

Sullivan drew first blood in the 3rd with a 3-run rally. W/SS followed with a 2-run comeback in the bottom of the inning. Sully added a run in the 4th and two in the 5th to go up 6-2. W/Ss responded again in the bottom of the 5th and cut it to a 6-4 deficit. Sully added a run in the 7th and cashed in the win.

Megan Schlechte had two of W/SS’s five hits, but had to take the loss, allowing seven runs on four hits and three walks, while striking out four.

Saturday

Sullivan 7, Windsor/Stew-Stras

Sullivan 003 120 1--7-4

W/SS 002 020 0--4-5

W/SS stats: Carson Cole 1 single, 1 run, Katrina Davis 1 run, Megan Schlecte 2 singles, Calla Roney 2 runs, Taylor Rentfro 1 single, 1 RBI, MacKenzi Tabbert 1 single, 1 RBI. Pitching- (L) Megan Schlecte 7 IP, 4 H, 7 R, 4 ER, 4K, 3 BB

Windsor/Stew-Stras (8-3) plays Tuesday, hosting St. Anthony.