Area sports roundup
Bay's Lady Yellowjackets fell to Rector 7-2 this past Tuesday. Bailee Kirby had a hit and a RBI for Bay as Mallory Hartley had a hit and a run scored. Sophie Rottinghaus finished with two hits and a run scored for the Lady Yellowjackets.
Jehlian Wright had four hits, two runs scored and four RBIs to lead Harrisburg to a 10-2 win over Trumann this past Tuesday in high school softball action in Harrisburg. Melanie Jackson had a hit and three RBIs, Jessica Webb had three hits, two runs scored and a RBI as Keely Curtis had two hits, three runs scored and a RBI. Jackson got the win in the circle going seven innings giving up two runs on seven hits while walking one and striking out six. Daly Taylor led Trumann at the plate with three hits and a RBI. Maddi Payne had a hit and a RBI as Anna Waleszonia and Olivia Greenwell each scored a run. Waleszonia took the loss for the Lady Wildcats as she pitched six innings allowing 10 runs on 11 hits with no walks and six strikeouts.
EPC topped Marked Tree 15-9 in high school baseball this past Tuesday in Marked Tree. Kern Kline had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Warriors as Chanc Gray finished with two hits and two RBIs. Hayden Malone picked up the win for EPC.
Bay lost a heartbreaker 3-2 to Armorel this past Tuesday as a late homerun by the Tigers sent them to victory. Nolan Smith led Bay with two hits and two RBIs as Caleb Hartgen collected two hits on the day. Dylan Creech and Tyler Hartgen each scored a run for the Yellowjackets. Nathan Higgins took the loss for Bay as he tossed six innings giving up three runs on six hits with one walk and six strikeouts.