Ellsworth Softball Sweeps Oceanside 6-0 and 9-2
The Ellsworth Softball Team swept the Oceanside Mariners in a doubleheader in a pair of 5-inning games on Saturday, April 15th, winning 6-0 and 9-2.
In Game 1 Hannah Wagstaff pitched a complete game holding the Mariners to just 3 hits. She struck out 9 and walked 1.
Ellsworth scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 1st inning, 2 in the bottom of the 2nd inning and added 1 run in the bottom of the 5th inning.
Jayden Sullivan, Reece Hellum, Natalie Jagels, Anna Stevens and Annabelle Hackett all singled for the Eagles.
Sullivan and Manning each had a stolen base.
J. Hoose had 2 hits for Oceanside while A.Pemberton had a single.
Hayley Tufts pitched the complete game for Oceanside, allowing the 3 runs while striking out 5 and walking 6.
In Game 2 Ellsworth led 1-0 at the end of the 1st inning and then exploded for 7 runs in the 2nd inning en route to the 9-2 win.
Anna Stevens pitched a 5-inning complete game allowing 6 hits and 2 runs. She struck out and walked 3.
Ellsworth's batters combined for 10 hits, with Kaya Gray, Hannah Wagstaff and Jayden Sullivan each having a double. Sophie Lynch batting leadoff was 3-4. Elizabeth Boles was 2-3. Morgan Duhaime and Gray had a single.
Maddie Ripley pitched for Oceanside. She went 5.0 inninga allowing 10 hits and 9 runs, striking out 5 and walking 3.
A.Philbrook had 3 hits for the Mariners including a triple.
Ellsworth is scheduled to play a doubleheader against Caribou, weather permitting on Monday, April 17th.
Oceanside opens the regular season on Wednesday, April 19th at 3:30 p.m. at Cony
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