HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Bat Kats rally past LCC; Lady Hawks blank BC

Shelby Valley scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning to edge Letcher Central, 4-3, in a road game played on Tuesday night.

Josie Adkins singled twice and knocked in one run while scoring twice. Riley Fleming singled and batted in a run while Lindsay Reed and Dailey Damron both singled and scored.

Lillian Blackburn was the winning pitcher.

Autumn Wampler belted a two-run homer to account for LCC runs. Abigail McDougal singled and scored. Katie Combs added a pair of hits.

Alyssa Nicely took the loss.

At  Whitesburg


SV (2-2)….000 001 3 – 4-5-0

LC (1-5)….000 002 0 – 2-4-3


WP – Lillian Blackburne

LP – Alyssa Nicely

Hitting: Josie Adkins 2-1b, 2r, 1 RBI; Riley Fleming 1b, 1 RBI; Lindsay Reed 1b, 1r; Dailey Damron 1b, 1r, Shelby Valley; Autumn Wampler 2r-HR, bb; Abigail McDougal 1b, 1r; Katie Combs 2-1b, Letcher Central.

Floyd Central…..8


Floyd Central pushed across four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat Phelps, 8-4, in a game played on Tuesday night.

Brooklyn Lewis had two hits, walked, scored three runs, and drove in one. Chloe Howard singled and walked while scoring twice and added an RBI. Raegan Lafferty singled and scored while winning pitcher Cadyn Roberson walked and knocked in one run.

Shanda Kinder tripled in three runs in the loss. Losing pitcher Riley Spann singled in one run and scored. Makayla Layne tripled, walked, and scored a pair of runs.

At Langley


PH (1-1)….001 030 0 – 4-4-4

FC (1-2)….101 024 x – 8-4-0


WP –Cadyn Roberson 

LP – Riley Spann

Hitting: Shanda Kinder 3b, 3 RBI; Riley Spann 1b, 1r, 1 RBI; Makayla Layne 3b, bb, 2r, Phelps;  Brooklyn Lewis 2-1b, bb, 3r, 1 RBI; Chloe Howard 1b, bb, 2r, 1 RBI; Raegan Lafferty 1b, 1r; Cadyn Roberson bb, 1 RBI, Floyd Central.

Lawrence County…6

Lewis County….…..5

Lawrence County held off Lewis County in the seventh inning to earn a hard-fought 6-5 win in a home game played on Tuesday night.

Danielle Crum had three hits, including a home, drove in two runs and crossed the plate twice. Kensley Feltner doubled in two runs and walked. Bree Jones added two hits, scored two runs, and added an RBI. Abby Nelson singled, walked and scored.

Taylor Blevins was the winning pitcher in relief.

At Louisa


LW (1-2)….201 101 0 – 5-12-1

LC (4-1)…..003 300 x – 6-7-3


WP – Taylor Blevins

LP – Emily Cole

Hitting: Danielle Crum HR, 2-1b, 2r, 2 RBI; Kensley Feltner 2b, bb, 2 RBI; Bree Jones 2-1b, 2r, 1 RBI; Abby Nelson 1b, bb, 1r, Lawrence County.

Magoffin County…6


Magoffin County went on the road to Paintsville and defeated the Lady Tigers, 6-2, in a game played on Tuesday night.

Katie Howard and Kayleigh Lemaster had a pair of hits each and batted in two runs apiece. Howard also scored one run. Jaylynn Lafferty singled in two runs to support winning pitcher Jaden Williams.

Chessa Collins had three hits, scored once, and drove in one run in the loss. Destiny Trimble doubled in one run.

Laney Bledsoe was tagged with the loss.

At Paintsville


MC (3-1)….102 003 0 – 6-7-0

PV (1-5)…..000 100 1 – 2-6-6


WP – Jaden Williams 

LP – Laney Bledsoe 

Hitting: Katie Howard 2-1b, 1r, 2 RBI; Kayleigh Lemaster 2-1b, 2 RBI; Jaylynn Lafferty 1b, 2 RBI, Magoffin County; Chessa Collins 3-1b, 1r, 1 RBI; Destiny Trimble 2b, 1 RBI, Paintsville.

Pike Central……1

Breathitt County…0

Pike County Central pitcher Chloe Hannah fanned 10 batters and scattered two hits as the Lady Hawks slipped past Breathitt County, 1-0, in a road game on Tuesday night.

Abby Hess singled in the game’s only run. Taylor Hannah added a double.

At Jackson


PC (3-3)….000 100 0 – 1-4-0

BC (1-3)….000 000 0 – 0-2-0


WP – Chloe Hannah

LP – Catlin Pennington

Hitting: Abby Hess 1b, 1 RBI; Taylor Hannah 2b, Pike Central.


Knott Central…..0

Prestonsburg earned its first win this season as the Lady Blackcats rolled to a 19-0 win over Knott Central in a game played at the StoneCrest Sports Complex on Tuesday night.

Hailey Cline had two hits, walked, scored two times, and batted in three runs. Kaylee Hackworth belted a home run and knocked in two. Rachael Roberts singled and scored while driving in a pair of runs. 

Lainie Prater singled, walked twice, scored three runs, and added an RBI. Winning pitcher Elana Goble singled, walked twice, and scored all three times.

At StoneCrest


KC (0-2)…….000 –    0-0-0

PB (1-2)….3(16)x – 19-9-0


WP – Elana Goble

LP –Gabrielle Slone

Hitting: Hailey Cline 2-1b, bb, 2r, 3 RBI; Kaylee Hackworth HR, 2 RBI; Rachael Roberts 1b, 1r, 2 RBI; Lainie Prater 1b, 2-bb, 3r, 1 RBI; Elana Goble 1b, 2-bb, 3r, Prestonsburg.