HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Lady Eagles edge Lady Dores; Pikeville tops PCC

Johnson Central’s Randi Delong belted a solo home run and drove in a pair of runs to help the Lady Eagles slip past Perry Central, 3-2, in a home game played on Wednesday night.

Kendal Hall added three singles and scored twice while Emily Adkins singled in one run.

Chloe VanHoose was the winning pitcher.

At Paintsville


WP – Chloe VanHoose

LP – Kim Hughes

Hitting: Randi Delong solo-HR, 1b, 2 RBI; Kendal Hall 3-1b, 2r; Emily Adkins 1b, 1 RBI, Johnson Central.


East Ridge….3

Winning pitcher Kristin Thacker had a pair of singles and knocked in two runs to help lead Jenkins to a 4-3 win over East Ridge on Wednesday night.

Alexis Richie added two hits and scored. Brianna Turner and Jerrica Thacker both singled and scored.

At Jenkins


WP – Kristin Thacker

Hitting: Kristin Thacker 2-1b, 2 RBI; Alexis Richie 2-1b, 1r; Brianna Turner 1b, 1r; Jerrica Thacker 1r, 1 RBI, Jenkins.




Belfry dominated early on as the Lady Pirates made quick work of Phelps, rolling to a 23-0 road win on Tuesday night.

Molly Fahm tossed the shutout.

Linzee Phillips singled, walked, scored twice, and knocked in four runs. Kylee Phillips singled, walked twice and batted in three runs while scoring three times. Mylah Caudill collected two hits, walked twice, and scored once while batting in two. Trista Marcum walked four times and scored four runs.

At Phelps

WP – Molly Fahm

Hitting: Linzee Phillips 1b, bb, 2r, 4 RBI; Kylee Phillips 1b, 2-bb, 3r, 3 RBI; Mylah Caudill 2-1b, 2-bb, 1r, 2 RBI; Trista Marcum 4-bb, 4r, 2 RBI, Belfry.

Elliott County…19


Elliott County pitcher Maleigh McDaniel held Prestonsburg without a hit as the Lady Blackcats fell 19-0 in a game played at StoneCrest Sports Complex on Tuesday.

Haleigh Jefferson took the loss.

At StoneCrest


WP – Maleigh McDaniel

LP – Haleigh Jefferson



Jenkins used timely hitting and solid pitching to score a 17-2 win over Cordia in a game played on the road Tuesday night.

Kristin Thacker was the winning pitcher.

Anna Eldridge had three singles, scored three times, and batted in four runs. Rylee Ritchie added three hits and knocked in three runs while scoring twice. Jessica Thacker finished with three hits, including a double, and scored three times. Charlcie Parker had two hits, scored two runs, and added a pair of RBIs.

At Cordia


WP – Kristin Thacker

Hitting: Anna Eldridge 3-1b, 3r, 4 RBI; Rylee Ritchie 3-1b, 2r, 3 RBI; Jerrica Thacker 2b, 2-1b, 3r, 1 RBI; Charlcie Parker 2-1b, 2r, 2 RBI, Jenkins.

Johnson Central…15

Magoffin County…1

Johnson Central continued its dominance of regional opponents as the Lady Eagles cruised to a 15-1 road win over Magoffin County on Tuesday night.

Emily Adkins had two hits, scored three runs, and batted in three runs. Mayson Delong, winning pitcher Chloe VanHoose, Abigail Williams and Macy Conley all drove in two runs apiece.

Katie Howard had an RBI-single for the Hornets. Presley Smith walked and scored the lone run.

Holly Handshoe suffered the loss.

At Salyersville


WP – Chloe VanHoose

LP – Holly Handshoe

Hitting: Emily Adkins 2-1b, 3r, 3 RBI; Mayson Delong 3-1b, 1r, 2 RBI; Chloe VanHoose 2-1b, 1r, 2 RBI; Abigail Williams 1b, 1r, 2 RBI; Macy Conley 1b, 2 RBI, Johnson Central; Katie Howard 1b, 1 RBI; Presley Smith bb, 1r, Magoffin County.

Knott Central..4


Knott Central pitcher Kennedi Sandlin held Paintsville’s bats in-check as the Lady Patriots scored a 4-1 win on Tuesday night.

Chloe Hannah took the loss for the Lady Tigers.

Chessa Collins had a pair of doubles and Carrigan Ratliff singled and scored Paintsville’s only run.

At Paintsville


WP – Kennedi Sandlin

LP – Chloe Hannah

Hitting: Chessa Collins 2-2b; Carrigan Ratliff 1b, 1r, Paintsville.

Letcher Central…16

Shelby Valley…..14

Letcher Central and Shelby Valley combined for 30 runs and 37 hits in a game which saw the Lady Cougars score a 16-14 win in a road game played on Tuesday night.

Autumn Wampler had a pair of extra base hits, including a home run, walked three times while scoring three times and driving in three runs. Abigail McDougal collected six singles, scored six runs, and knocked in three. Chloe Wampler added three hits, scored three runs, and added three RBIs.

Alyssa Nicely was the winning pitcher.

Lily Napier belted a home run, scored twice, and drove in three runs for the Bat Kats. Maggie Hall had four hits, including a pair of doubles. She batted in three runs. Losing pitcher Riley Fleming added three hits, including two doubles, scored three runs and added a pair of RBIs.

At Robinson Creek


LC (13-4)…320  100  325 – 16-21-9

SV (7-8)…..200  241  023 – 14-16-8


WP – Alyssa Nicely

LP – Riley Fleming

Hitting: Autumn Wampler HR, 2b, 3-bb, 3r, 3 RBI; Abigail McDougal 6-1b, 6r, 3 RBI; Chloe Wampler 3-1b, 3r, 3 RBI; Raygan Anderson 2-1b, 1r, 2 RBI, Letcher Central; Lily Napier HR, 2r, 3 RBI; Maggie Hall 2-2b, 2-1b, 3 RBI; Riley Fleming 2-2b, 1b, 3r, 2 RBI; Olivia Bowling 2b, 2-1b, 2r, 1 RBI, Shelby Valley.


Pike Central….1

Pikeville pitcher Emily Ford struck out 11 batters to lead the Lady Panthers to a 5-1 win over Pike Central in a game played at Myers Field on Tuesday night.

Samantha Chaney doubled twice and drove in one run. Ford had two hits, one a double, and scored. Shana Ray finished with three singles and scored. Cassidy Slater doubled in one run and scored.

At Pikeville


WP – Emily Ford

Hitting: Samantha Chaney 2-2b, 1 RBI; Emily Ford 2b, 1b, 1r; Shana Ray 3-1b, 1r; Cassidy Slater 2b, 1r, 1 RBI, Pikeville.