Ludington vs. Manistee
LUDINGTON — Lilli Goodrich threw a six-inning no-hit gem in game one of the Ludington girls softball team’s Lakes 8 Activities Conference doubleheader against Manistee on Tuesday afternoon, winning 10-0. The Orioles won the second game, 13-1.
She collected 13 strike outs while walking just one.
Brynn Fortner was 3-for-4 with two RBI to lead the Orioles at the plate, including the game-ending RBI in the bottom of the sixth. Goodrich and Ayiana Rangel each had two hits with a double and RBI. Brynn Cole and Keeley Curtis had two hits apiece.
Goodrich also pitched the full game in the nightcap, and went 2-for-2 with a double and a RBI at the plate. Jody Meisenheimer was 3-for-3 with two doubles and three RBI.
The Orioles raised their record to 8-8 overall and 4-0 in the conference.
Kent City vs. White Cloud
KENT CITY — Kent City’s girls softball team swept a Central State Activities Association-Silver doubleheader from White Cloud, 15-0 and 13-3 at home Tuesday afternoon.
Jacee Hoffman pitched a masterful two-hit shutout in the opener, striking out six and walking one over four innings.
The Eagles rapped out 10 hits for the game, but only Abbigal Pecnski had more than one, finishing 2-for-2 with two RBI and three runs scored.
Samara Kolehouse also knocked in a pair of run and scored three for the Eagles. Kaila Krueger also had two RBI and had two runs scored. Hoffman, Ava Wright and Denyle Bonter each drove in a run.
Sophia Reed was the winning pitcher in the nightcap, allowing three runs on three hits and striking out four over five innings.
Kent City knocked out eight hits, with Krueger going 2-for-4 with two runs scored. Kolehouse was 2-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored. Pecynski was 2-for-2 with a double and five RBI and a run scored.
Reed had two RBI and scored a run. Also collecting RBI were Hoffman and Wright.
Fruitport vs. Allendale
ALLENDALE — Fruitport’s girls softball team dropped a OK Conference-Blue doubleheader at the hands of Allendale, 12-5 and 8-1 on the road Tuesday afternoon.
The two teams were tied, 4-4 after the first inning of the first game, but Allendale plated four more in the bottom of the second to take a 8-4 lead on the Trojans.
It was a 10-4 game after five complete, and the Trojans could never catch up.
Brooklyn Russell took the pitching loss for the Trojans, throwing six innings and allowing 13 hits on 13 hits with one strike out.
Russell also was 2-for-3 at the plate with two RBI. Abbey Eads was 2-for-3 with one run scored. Olive Staal had a double with one RBI and a run scored. Brylee Dewitt had a hit with one RBI and one run scored.
In the nightcap Allendale put up a five-spot in the bottom of the first and never looked back.
Riley Zwar was in the circle for the Trojans and gave up eight runs on eight hits with one strike out over six innings.
The Trojans had only four hits, one each by Staal, Russell, Ashton Olson and Zwar.
Muskegon vs. Reeths Puffer
MUSKEGON — Reeths-Puffer’s girls softball team swept a non-conference doubleheader from the Lady Reds, 10-0 and 15-0 on Monday afternoon.
Caitlynn Duffey picked up the win in the opener, throwing a one-hitter with no walks and 13 strike outs.
Leading hitters included Natalie Kunnen with a double, Alivia Dvorak with two singles and Madi Kunnen, Duffey and Paige Primmer all had singles.
Mady Snyder pitched a perfect game in the nightcap, and struck out eight.
At the plate the Lady Rockets were led by Duffey with a double and a triple, Dvorak with two singles and Madi Kunnen, Primmer, Alyssa Sahloff and Brookelyn Rought all contributed singles.
Hart vs. Ravenna
HART — Ravenna’s girls softball team swept a West Michigan Conference doubleheader from Hart, 17-0 and 15-0 on the road Tuesday afternoon.
In the first game Emma Gillard picked up the win for the Lady Bulldogs, giving up just two hits and striking out eight.
Leading hitters were Emma Herremans who was 3-for-3 with three doubles, while Emma Gillard was 2-for-2 with a double, Maddie Kilbourne was 2-for-4 with a double, Addison Gillard was 2-for-2, Kendra Denhof had a double and Liberty Willick contributed a base hit.
Addison Gillard was the winning pitcher in the nightcap. She also gave up just two hits with one walk and struck out five.
Leading hitters were Herremans who was 3-for-3 with two doubles, Kilbourne was 2-for-3, Amelia Porter was 2-for-2, Kara Postema had a home run, Addison Gillard had a hit and Ellie Solem had a double.
Ravenna finished 12-2 in the conference and improved to 24-3 overall.