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Northview junior varsity teams pick up wins

Friday, May 18, 2012

Times Staff Report

TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview junior varsity 'B' squad captured a 7-5 victory on the road against Terre Haute North on Thursday evening.

The Knights scored all seven of their runs in the first three innings and held off a late rally by the Patriots for the win.

Nate Newton doubled and was 2-for-3 at the plate and Trevor Hetrick also had a double in the game. Bo Stewart had a single and stole two bases for the Knights and both Damon Bass and Hunter Slack each had base hits.

Bass got the start on the mound and went five innings, allowing three earned runs and nine hits with a walk and a strikeout. Tanner Wilson went the final two innings, giving up two hits, no earned runs with two walks and a strikeout.

The 'B' team improves to 9-3 on the season and travels to Greencastle on Monday for its final game.

The junior varsity 'C' team lost a heartbreaker to the Patriots as North scored twice in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 6-5 win over the Knights.

Paul Dickison was 2-for-4 with an RBI for Northview and Blake Mershon also had an RBI along with Hunter Slack. Joe Ball had a double and was 2-for-3 at the plate with a stolen base. Austin Butts had a base hit.

Nate Newton got the pitching start and went three innings, allowing three hits and four earned runs with three strikeouts and three walks. Kyle Moore finished the game over the final 3 1/3 innings, giving up two earned runs and six hits while striking out three.

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Junior varsity softball

The Northview junior varsity softball team scored eight runs in the first two innings to gain an 8-7 victory over Rockville on Thursday evening.

Karlie Atkinson had two RBI and was 2-for-3 at the plate, scoring twice. Mikayla Atkinson was 2-for-2 and drove in three runs and scored twice. Tori Tilley was 1-for-2, walked once, stole three bases and struck out five to get the pitching win.

Lindsey Potter, Hannah McGinty and Traci Wyndham each had a base hit.

The junior varsity finished its season with a 7-9 record.

Junior Varsity 'B' baseball team

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2B -- Nv (Newton, Hetrick). SB -- Nv (Stewart 2).

Junior varsity 'C' baseball team

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2B -- Nv (Ball), THN (Haase). 3B -- THN (Curley). SB -- Nv (Ball, Bass), THN (Gehman, Pate, Hannum).

Junior varsity softball

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Tilley (W) and Atkinson; Lear (L) and Vandivier.