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Not even cold weather and blustery conditions could slow down Wellington's hot bats on April 6 as the Dukes notched a 13-0 Patriot Athletic Conference victory in five innings on the road against Clearview.

Junior Marti Reinhart homered, doubled and singled to drive in four runs for the Bulldogs and senior Rachel Cid went 4 for 4 including a home run and three RBIs, leading Tracy to a 16-7 win over Tokay High on Wednesday at Arnaiz Fields in Stockton.

The Panthers (4-8) took a 1-0 lead in the first inning and a 4-2 lead in the third.

DW had 18 hits for the day, including three each by Hanna Becker, Scully Castorena, Megan Robins, Ariel Sandau and Heidi Dobbs. "That gave us a little bit of a scare, but that triple, that hit gave us a little bit of breathing room".

Despite the loss, head coach Matt Ellenbecker was pleased with how his team played. DeLeon would move Holmes over to third with a single to center field before A. Meagher would hit a 2 RBI double to center field. Kristen Stiefel scored a run and had 2 stolen bases. "We're looking for it to be a big step in the right direction".

SLU battled back with a five-run rally in the third.

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Diermyer finished 3-for-3 with two doubles a single and two RBI.

Early in the game, it didn't look good for the Indians, as Smyrna's first four batters each singled, including an RBI single form Kaelyn Press, but they left the bases loaded.

"I told them tonight that this was a big night", Muhlenkamp said. "We know we're going to have to play defense because we're just not a real good hitting team". The local rivalry and kinship between the players elevated the game and made it very competitive. "I feel like we battled the first three innings, and then when it got away from us, that's when they took advantage". Teah Bosio hit 1 for 4.

Olivia Place was 3 for 5 for Anna (3-2).

"We hope one day the men's track program comes back at WVU". Bella Gonzalez hit a solo homer one batter later.

Junior pitcher Amber Van Duyse pitched a complete game, giving up six runs, four of them earned.

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Abbi O'Shields and Smyrna starter Jess Anderson were both in rhythm, although Anderson was pulled for Dixon in the 6th inning, but the freshman got a ground out to end the threat. "Normally, you don't get that from a pitcher like (Anna's Elaina Crosson), but it just happened to be right there for me".

"We finally strung together some hits", Coquille coach Darren Thompson said.

The Warriors struck first and led by one after the first, but Ste.

"I think it just really helps being here in Morgantown and here in such close proximity. I thought it hit the fence, but then I saw all the outfielders stop moving, so I just ran around and it felt incredible for my team to meet me at the plate".

"I'm sure it's on everybody's bucket list to get a grand slam in softball, so it was a really great feeling", Moore said.

Brooks opened the year 1-4 but Fowler chose to start letting catcher Avery Cox call pitches and the team is now allowing fewer runs. The girls seem focused and ready to go.

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"I'm so excited about it", said Tate. "The kids wanted to work hard".