Westminster tops North Carroll in softball No. 1 teams triumph


St. Joe rebounds from first baseball loss, 10-3

April 12, 1997|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Visiting Westminster (4-2) had 13 hits -- six for extra bases -- including a double, triple and three RBIs from catcher Courtney Wunderlich, as the No. 10 Owls topped North Carroll (7-3), 10-8, in softball yesterday.

No. 1 Archbishop Spalding 5, John Carroll 0: Kathleen O'Hara tossed a one-hitter, striking out 13, and Beth Yourishin had a double, home run and three RBIs for host Spalding (8-0).

No. 2 Arundel 22, Meade 3: Beth Gearhart had five RBIs in the host Wildcats' (8-1) rout. Emily Walther had two hits and four RBIs, and Maria Drury had two hits and three RBIs.

No. 6 Northeast 4, Broadneck 0: Deana Benner held host Broadneck to one run and six hits.

No. 11 Howard 7, Long Reach 1: Senior Rachel Grantham allowed three hits and one run as the visiting Lions (6-1) won.

No. 12 C. M. Wright 8, North Harford 0: Melanie Siler threw a one-hitter and had four RBIs for the visiting Mustangs (7-2).

No. 13 Centennial 14, Hammond 0: Emily Hall tossed a five-inning no-hitter with eight strikeouts to lead the host Eagles (7-2).

Wilde Lake 5, No. 14 Glenelg 4: Lauren Cipriani went 2-for-3 with two RBIs as Wilde Lake upset Glenelg (7-1). Winner Jen Babisch struck out two.

No. 15 River Hill 10, Oakland Mills 6: The visiting Hawks (5-4) scored eight unearned runs on eight Oakland Mills errors. Meghan Goetz went 3-for-4 with three RBIs for the first-year school.


No. 1 Mount St. Joseph 10, Loyola 3: Mark Teixeira had a double, triple and three RBIs as the host Gaels (10-1) bounced back from Thursday's loss to unranked Spalding.

No. 3 Old Mill 17, Southern-AA 3: Chad Gerben was 5-for-5 with four RBIs as the visiting Patriots (9-0) cruised.

No. 7 Arundel 9, Meade 2: Tom Oglivie had a double, triple, and three RBIs to lead the host Wildcats (7-2).

No. 8 Parkville 4, Pikesville 2: Larry Reaves tossed a two-hitter with 14 strikeouts and drove in the winning run with a bases-loaded single to lead the Knights (5-3).

Mount Hebron 8, No. 9 Atholton 1: Viking Brian Picker allowed just three hits and struck out eight.

No. 11 Westminster 10, North Carroll 0: The Owls' Chris Matthias pitched a no-hitter and also had a three-run homer and five RBIs.

Towson 9, No. 14 Dulaney 6: Brian Cuthrell's eighth-inning, two-run double lifted the Generals (6-1) over the host Lions (4-3).

Broadneck 6, No. 15 Northeast 2: Billy Currence gave up eight hits and struck out seven as the Bruins upset the Eagles (3-4). Jessie Young had three RBIs.

No. 18 Lansdowne 11, Western T&E 4: Tim Harrison went 4-for-4, including a double, home run and four RBIs for the visiting Vikings (5-2).

Glenelg 9, No. 20 Wilde Lake 8: The host Gladiators (5-3) had five consecutive hits in the seventh, the game-winner a two-run double by David Harris.

Catonsville 12, Woodlawn 1: Mike Williams tossed a no-hitter with 13 strikeouts for the visiting Comets (6-2).

Pub Date: 4/12/97

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