Elizabeth Blatz was 3-for-4 with a pair of homers and a trio of RBIs as fourth-seeded Spotswood took treatment of business with an 8-2 win above fifth-seeded Monticello in the Location 3C softball quarterfinals Monday.
Taelor Ware pitched a full game, supplying up five hits and hanging out 7 in the residence earn for the Trailblazers (16-5) whilst freshman catcher Charley Bentley was 2-for-3 with a property operate and a trio of RBIs as effectively.
Also chipping in for Spotswood was Ciera Rodriguez with two RBIs.
The Trailblazers will now journey to prime-seeded, and unbeaten, Fort Defiance on Wednesday for a semifinal contest with a state berth on the line.
In other prep sporting activities:
Stuarts Draft 7, East Rockingham : Dawson Jones acquired the commence, tossing four shutout innings and offering up just two hits and a walk with two strikeouts ahead of Trent Coffey and Nate Wayne merged to toss 3 no-hit innings in reduction as fourth-seeded Stuarts Draft gained a shutout of fifth-seeded East Rockingham in the Location 2B quarterfinals at SDHS.
At the plate for the Cougars (10-8), Dalton Christian had two hits and an RBI while Symeon Balser finished 2-for-4 with a double to direct the way.
Other vital contributors for Draft incorporated Dawson Jones with an RBI one and Nate Wayne and Steven Ramsey with a person strike apiece in the victory.
For the Eagles (5-18), Will Brown and Quinton Hensley experienced 1 strike just about every.
With the get, the Cougars advance to the regional semifinals and will vacation to best-seeded Madison County on Wednesday with a journey to the VHSL Class 2 condition match and the regional title game on the line.
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Brown, Baker, D. Hensley and J. Hensley. Jones, Coffey, Wayne and Balser. W — Jones. L — Brown.
Strasburg 9, Webpage County 3: James Sibert Jr. was 3-for-4 with a double, a dwelling operate and four RBIs as 3rd-seeded Strasburg defeated sixth-seeded Website page County in the Location 2B quarterfinals at SHS.
Tanner Jenkins added a two-run single for the Rams (20-4) even though Hayden Fravel tossed 5 innings, providing up two attained operates and placing out 5.
For the Panthers (11-12), Adam Painter completed with a pair of hits and an RBI in the decline while Caleb Knighton tossed 4.1 innings in reduction.
Strasburg will travel to No. 2 Buckingham County — a 3- winner more than Central on Monday — for the regional semifinals on Wednesday.
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Lucas, Knighton and Bradley. Fravel, Goldsmith and Sine. W — Fravel. L — Lucas. HR — STR: Sibert Jr., 2nd inning, two on.
Wilson Memorial 8, Fluvanna County 1: In Fishersville, Finn Irving tossed five innings, offering up zero operates on two hits and 3 walks when racking up 10 strikeouts as third-seeded Wilson Memorial defeated sixth-seeded Fluvanna County in the Region 3C quarterfinals.
Mason McDowell was 3-for-4 with two RBIs for the Green Hornets (16-5) although Dusty Cash had a two-operate homer and Jalen Rowzie had two RBIs.
Wilson will travel to No. 2 Spotswood on Wednesday for the regional semifinals with the winner clinching a berth in the Class 3 event.
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Gomez, Glasscock, Gragg and Coleman. Irving, Podgorski and Leavell. W — Irving. L — Gomez. HR — WM: Income, 2nd inning, one on.
Liberty Christian Academy 4, Spotswood 3: In Lynchburg, sixth-seeded Spotswood observed its year come to an conclude with a decline to 3rd-seeded Liberty Christian Academy in the Location 3C quarterfinals.
Riley Thorpe, Nicole Syptak and Katelyn Kim all scored aims for the Trailblazers (11-6) in the season-ending setback on the street.
Maggie Thorpe and Lily Cresawn extra a person aid each individual for Spotswood.
In target for the Trailblazers, Sadie Mayhew impressed with 13 saves.
The Bulldogs will journey to No. 2 Wilson Memorial for a semifinal match on Wednesday. The Inexperienced Hornets defeated No. 7 Monticello 3-2 on Monday.
Luray 8, East Rockingham 1: Emilee Weakley experienced two objectives and an aid and Hazel Parlett included two targets as second-seeded Luray defeated seventh-seeded East Rockingham in the Area 2B quarterfinals at LHS.
Annah Whitmer, Emily Donovan and Eris Parlett added a target every for the Bulldogs (15-3) while Diamond Martin and Olivia Scalsie had an support.
Luray will host No. 3 Strasburg on Wednesday in the regional semifinals.
Stuarts Draft 4, Central 2: Allison Swift scored twice as No. 4 Stuarts Draft defeated No. 5 Central in the Area 2B quarterfinals at SDHS.
Sarah Taylor and Kaycee Linke added a target apiece for the Cougars (7-8).
Also chipping in for Draft was Linke with two assists even though Kenny Wood and Maddy Floyd finished with just one apiece in the impressive victory.
The Cougars will vacation to leading-seeded Clarke County for a semifinal clash on Wednesday in Berryville with a VHSL Course 2 state berth at stake.
Clarke County 14, Luray : Caleb Neiman experienced a hat trick as major-seeded and unbeaten Clarke County set on a demonstrate with a rout of eighth-seeded Luray in the opening spherical of the Area 2B playoffs in Berryville.
Caden Mercer, Oakley Staples and Charles Body extra two ambitions apiece for the Eagles (19-) even though Harim Torres, Leo Morris, Jose Ramirez and Callaway Beckett also chipped in with just one intention apiece in the blowout gain.
Wilson Memorial 5, Monticello 2: Major-seeded Wilson Memorial clinched a berth in the Virginia Superior School League Course 3 state tournament with an extraordinary victory more than fifth-seeded Monticello in the Location 3C semifinals on a sizzling afternoon Monday in Fishersville.
With the victory, the Environmentally friendly Hornets progress to the championship right now to choose on next-seeded Liberty Christian Academy back again in Fishersville.
Picking up singles victories for Wilson (17-1) was Chase Pullin, Conner Miller, Jake Wangler and Jack Reed at the top 4 places on the ladder.
Pullin and Miller then received the No. 1 doubles match by a rating of 6-2, 6-2.