The C. Milton Wright Mustangs wrapped up their Chesapeake (upper) Division title Monday afternoon with a home-field victory, 9-0, over second-place Perryville.
By capturing the upper-division title, the Mustangs move on to play Susquehanna (lower) Division champ Havre de Grace in the UCBAC softball championship game at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Harford Tech.
Havre de Grace clinched the lower division with a win Friday over Edgewood.
With Monday's win, in which the Mustangs powered out 12 hits while limiting the visiting Panthers to just three singles, CMW moved to 15-2 overall, and 11-1 in Chesapeake Division play.
Morghan Fulton tossed a complete-game shutout for the Mustangs, striking out five in her 13th win of the season.
CMW's Emily Luzetsky was 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs and one run, while Caroline Weimer was 3-for-4 with a double and one run. Jenny Lynch belted a one-RBI double and Lauren Hufham was 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs and two runs. Holli Rutkowski was 1-for-4 with a double, one run and one RBI, while Kyralee Comeaux was 1-for-1 with one run and one RBI.
Patterson Mill closes with win
The Patterson Mill girls (10-7 overall, 9-5 Susquehanna) closed out their 2013 regular-season schedule with a victory Monday, beating host North East, 14-8.
Patterson Mill's Danielle Dahl had a career day at the plate, going 3-for-4 with three home runs, including a grand slam, three runs scored and an eye-popping 11 RBIs.
Hailey Horton was 1-for-3 with a double, two runs and two RBIs and Karla Belcastro was 1-for-2 with a pair of walks. Meredith Price was 2-for-3 with a triple and two runs.
Horton threw a complete game, striking out seven and allowing one earned run on seven hits to earn the win.
Bel Air over Aberdeen
In a non-division contest at Aberdeen Monday, the Bel Air Bobcats (9-8 overall, 6-5 Chesapeake) beat the Eagles (8-9 overall, 8-5 Susquehanna), 11-4.
Bel Air hurler Rayn Gibson struck out 11 hitters in a complete-game win.
The Bobcats' Sarah Fleishmann was 2-for-4 with one RBI, while Taylor Scott had two singles and one RBI in the victory. Kelsea Hilditch had two hits, one RBI and one run for the Bobcats, and Gibson had one RBI at the plate. Taylor Hensley had two singles, and Savannah Barnes went 1-for-1.
Aberdeen's Victoria Phelps was 3-for-4 with a triple and two runs.
Harford Tech over Fallston
Playing the hosts in a Monday non-division contest, the Harford Tech Cobras (9-7 overall, 3-8 Chesapeake) took a 10-1 victory over the Fallston Cougars (14-4 overall, 12-2 Susquehanna).
Alyssa Hockaday went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in the win, and teammate Karizma Hockaday went 3-for-3 with three RBIs. Ally Venuto was 3-for-4 and Sarah North was 2-for-3. Kaitlyn Vane and Liz Stevens each went 2-for-4.
Fallston's Jenna Weissner was 1-for-3 with a solo home run, and Alex Zorbach went 1-for-3 with a double. Maggie Deckleman finished the game 1-for-2.
Harford Tech starter Alyssa Hockaday and reliever Kimmie Cook split pitching duties, combining to strike out six hitters and hold the Fallston lineup to three hits.
CMW beats Catonsville
The C. Milton Wright girls rebounded from a loss the previous afternoon to knock off visiting Catonsville, 9-0, on Friday.
With the win, CMW (10-1 Chesapeake Division) improved to 14-3 overall.
The Mustangs posted three runs in the first inning, added one on the second, then scored four in the third. CMW plated its final fun in the fifth.
CMW starter Kyralee Comeaux earned her first varsity pitching win, tossing a complete-game, one-hit shutout in which she recorded eight strikeouts.
Caroline Weimer led the Mustangs at the plate, going 2-for-4 with two doubles, three RBIs and three runs.
HdG over Edgewood
The Havre de Grace Warriors (15-3 overall, 13-1 Susquehanna) earned a home victory on Friday, beating the Edgewood Rams, 10-0.
The loss dropped Edgewood to 2-13 overall and 2-10 in the Susquehanna (lower) Division.
Havre de Grace's Hailey Bethke went 2-for-3 with a triple, while Taylor Smith was 1-for-2 with a double. Lindsey Fenner was 1-for-3 with a double and Kateri Peters was 1-for-2 with a double and two RBIs.
Warrior starter Megan Thompson earned the win, striking out five and surrendering just one hit over two innings of work. Ashley Algard tossed the final three innings for Havre de Grace, racking up seven strikeouts and holding Edgewood hitless.
Bel Air edged
The Bel Air Bobcats lost, 3-2, on the road Friday by the Rising Sun Tigers.
The defeat put Bel Air at 8-8 overall, and 6-5 in Chesapeake (upper) Division games.
Bel Air's Rayn Gibson was 2-for-3 with one RBI and Taylor Hensley also knocked in one run. Jen Schofield and Leah Lozzi each had one base hit.
Patterson Mill dispatches Aberdeen
The Patterson Mill Huskies (9-7 overall, 8-5 Susquehanna) knocked off visiting Aberdeen (6-8 overall, 6-5 Susquehanna), 15-5, on Friday.
The game was halted after five innings by the 10-run mercy rule.
Alicia Hruz paced the Husky lineup, going 3-for-3 with four RBIs and two runs, while Meredith Price was 3-for-3 with three RBIs and two runs. Hailey Horton was 3-for-4 with a double, a triple, three RBIs and one run. Danielle Dahl was 3-for-3 with a triple, one RBI and a team-high four runs. Sam Denson was 3-for-4 with a double, two runs and one RBI, while Lillian Pletcher was 1-for-1 with two RBIs and one run.
Horton went all five innings on the mound, allowing one earned run on six hits and recording seven strikeouts.
Aberdeen's Morgan Sulzbach had two singles, one RBI, one run and a pair of steals, while Kaysha Davis had two base hits and one run. Sarah Tyc ripped a triple, scored once and had one RBI.
Tech nipped by North East, Perryville
The Cobras lost, 9-3, at home Friday to the North East Indians.
Alyssa Hockaday and Lindsay Bowler both went 1-for-1 in the loss.
The previous afternoon, Harford Tech lost both ends of a double-header with host Perryville, 13-0 and 9-0.
Bowler and Karizma Hockaday both went 1-for-2 in the opening game.
In the second matchup, Karizma Hockaday was 1-for-3 with a triple, while Bowler and Alyssa Hockaday both finished 1-for-3.
Warriors beat Fallston
The Havre de Grace softball squad took a huge UCBAC Susquehanna (lower) Division victory Thursday night, winning a slugfest with visiting Fallston, 13-12.
The Cougars fell to 13-3 on the season and 11-2 against lower-division opponents.
Lindsey Fenner had the hot bat for the Warriors, going 3-for-4 with a double and four RBIs. Taylor Smith belted a two-run homer and drew two walks, while Emily Lewis was 1-for-4 with a two-RBI triple. Kateri Peters was 2-for-4 with a double and Megan Thompson went 1-for-3 with a double. Hailey Bethke was 1-for-4 with a double and Olivia Dubois went 2-for-4.
Though she allowed 17 hits and seven earned runs, Thompson went all seven innings on the mound, striking out five and issuing two walks along the way.
CMW topped by Mercy
The C. Milton Wright Mustangs (13-3 overall, 10-1 Chesapeake) lost at home, 3-1, to the Mercy squad from Baltimore on Thursday.
CMW's Jenny Lynch was 1-for-3 with a double, while Lauren Hufham was 2-for-3 with a pair of singles.
Trailing, 3-0, in the bottom of the fifth, the Mustangs came up with their lone run when Holli Rutkowski hit a sacrifice fly that allowed Hufham to tag and score from third.
Mustang pitcher Morghan Fulton tossed a complete game, allowing seven hits over seven innings of work.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun