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Clay City sweeps on diamond

Sunday, April 20, 2008

Staff Reports

CLAY CITY -- The Clay City softball team improved to 6-2 overall with wins over Sullivan on Friday and Turkey Run on Saturday.

On Friday night, Shelby Targett struck out 12 batters as Clay City shutout Sullivan in a 12-0 five-inning contest.

The Eels ripped off seven runs in the decisive fifth inning to send the game into the 10-run mercy rule.

Targett also went 3-for-4 in the game with an RBI and Tasha Collenbaugh also had three hits in four at-bats with two runs scored and two RBI. Angie Camp smacked a double as part of a two hit performance and drove home two runs.

Emily Reed had three RBI with a 2-for-3 night at the plate and scored a run and Kayla Baumgartner went 2-for-4 with a stolen base and scored twice. Meranda Jackson added a hit, scored a run and stole two bases. Steph Granger had a hit with an RBI along with Allison Carroll and Mardi Steiner added a hit. Karen Treadway scored once and had a stolen base.

On Saturday, Clay City overcame five errors to edge out Turkey Run, 7-4.

Targett struck out nine to get the victory and allowed just one earned run.

Collenbaugh went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and Baumgartner also was 2-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI.

Camp had a bases clearing double during a 1-for-3 game with three RBI, a stolen base and a run scored. Reed added a stolen base and went 2-for-4 with an RBI. Carroll scored once with a stolen base in the victory.

Clay City's JV team improved to 6-1 overall with a 13-6 win.

The varsity Eels are now 6-2 and host North Central at 4:30 p.m. this evening.



Clay City got home runs from Tyler Bridgewater, Will Kennedy and A.J. Evans on the way to a 6-1 win over Turkey Run.

Paul Aleman got the victory on the mound, striking out 10 Warriors and allowing just the one unearned run.

The Eels are now 4-3 overall and travel to Vincennes Rivet today for a 5 p.m. game.



At Sullivan

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Targett (W, 4-2) and Camp; Clements (L) and Bezy.

2B -- CC (Camp). SB -- CC (Jackson 2, Baumgartner, Treadway).


At Clay City

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Targett (W, 5-2) and Camp; Woody (L, 1-4) and C.Newnum.

2B -- CC (Camp). SB -- CC (Camp, Reed, Carroll).


At Clay City

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Aleman (W, 1-1) and M.Vansickle. Canfield (L) and Martin.

2B -- CC (Dickey, Evans). HR -- CC (Dickey, Bridgewater, Kennedy).

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