Local Sports Journal
Here are partial results from Saturday’s Orchard View softball tournament as provided by area coaches.
Spring Lake won the Orchard View softball tournament championship with a 14-12 victory over Montague in the title game.
The Whitehall Vikings won two of three games and finished third. The Vikings defeated Western Michigan Christian 22-0, lost to Spring Lake 14-13, then defeated Orchard View 8-7. Heidi Clark won both games on the mound. Megan Stout earned a save in the victory over Orchard View.
Janelle Uganski had seven hits and scored six times for the Vikings. Marlee Anderson, Alyssa Meyers and Emily McArthur each had five hits on the day.
Whitehall 22, Western Michigan Christian 0 (3 innings): Heidi Clark was the winning pitcher. She gave up no hits and struck out three Marlee Anderson had three hits, scored four runs and knocked in five runs. Janelle Uganski addded two hits, three runs and four RBI.
Spring Lake 16, Western Michigan Christian 1 (4 innings): Winning pitcher Desi Parker allowed one hit and struck out six. Anna Sweetman, WMC’s pitcher, had four strikeouts. Emily Blahnik had two hits, scored two runs and knocked in a run for Spring Lake. Kelsee Zuidema had a hit, two runs and knocked in two runs. Carly Poel had the lone hit for WMC.