Sports Update – Thursday, May 24th
Girls Varsity Softball
Class B1 quarterfinals
No. 3 Waterloo 11, No. 6 Pal-Mac 6
Junior Tori Poplaski earned the win behind seven strikeouts and also had two hits and two RBI for Waterloo (14-7). Lera Braun was 2-for-4 with three RBI, and Gabrielle Black added a two-run single for the Indians. Cydney Luke went 3-for-4 with a stolen base and an RBI for Pal-Mac.
Class B2 quarterfinals
No. 2 Wayland-Cohocton 19, No. 7-North Rose-Wolcott 2
Courtney Smith went 4-for-4, stole five bases, and drove in a run to pace Way-Co (15-5). Kiki Notebaert finished 3-for with a double and two RBI and also picked up the win with five strikeouts. Makayla Webber had a triple, an RBI and run scored for NR-W (8-11).
Class C1 quarterfinals
No. 2 Williamson 16, No. 7 Byron-Bergen 1
Carly Bean finished with three hits, including a triple and a solo home run, and Kira McCall added three hits, including a two-run double, for the Marauders (17-4). Jena Eaton struck out seven over six innings for the win. Christine Stevens tripled and singled for the Bees.
No. 1 Gananda 11, No. 9 Avon 0
Senior Kelly Kier threw a three-hitter with six strikeouts to lead Gananda (17-1). Tiffany Burkes went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI and Darci McFall added two hits and an RBI for the Blue Panthers.
Class C2 quarterfinals
No. 1 Cal-Mum 15, No. 8 Marion 0
Senior Jordan Sarat threw a no-hitter with 12 strikeouts and one walk allowed for the Red Raiders (17-1). It’s her first no-hitter of the season and the third in her prep career. Sarat also went 3-for-3 with three RBI and Megan Keenan was 2-for-2 with three RBI for Cal-Mum. Halle Platten was 3-for-3 with two RBI for the Red Raiders.
No. 4 Lyons 6, No. 5 Letchworth 4
Rashee Bostic finished 2-for-4 with an RBI double and Mia Palone went 2-for-3 with an RBI to pace Lyons (15-6). Javana Falone added a pair of RBI for the Lions, who led 6-1 heading into the seventh. Chelsea Roberts had an RBI double for Letchworth (10-9).
Boys Varsity Tennis
Class B semifinals
No. 2 Pal-Mac 5, No. 3 Wayland-Cohocton 0
Jordan Pipes defeated Jeff Rossman, 6-0, 6-0, at third singles to help lift Pal-Mac into the finals.