No. 1 Chesapeake routs No. 2 Glen Burnie

Spring sports

May 02, 2006|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

The top-ranked Chesapeake-Anne Arundel softball team avenged its only loss of the season in a big way yesterday at Glen Burnie, scoring four times in the fourth inning and posting three runs in the last three innings to overwhelm the No. 2 Gophers, 14-6.

Freshman pitcher Lauren Gibson led the Cougars' 12-hit attack with three singles, a double, three RBIs and one run, and left fielder Brooke Owen had two doubles, two RBIs and two runs.

Chesapeake (16-1) improved to 12-1 in Anne Arundel County play, while the Gophers (14-3) fell to 11-3 in the league.

"If you would have told me this was going to be a 14-6 game, I would have never believed it with these two good teams. But we were able to put the ball in play and ran the bases well to put a lot of pressure on them," Chesapeake coach Don Ellenberger said.

Glenn Graham

No. 8 Dulaney 6-11, Eastern Tech 0-0 -- Sarah Moelter pitched a no-hitter with nine strikeouts in the first game of a doubleheader for the host Lions (11-2). Her sister, Katie Moelter, pitched a three-hitter in the second game.

Baseball

No. 7 Catonsville 7, Hereford 0 -- Neal Davis pitched a no-hitter for the host Comets (12-5). He stuck out 10 and was two dropped strikes away from a perfect game against the Bulls.

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