Selke throws no-hitter as Onaway stays perfect in SVC play
ONAWAY–Calley Selke threw a no-hitter and the Onaway softball team kept its perfect record in Ski Valley Conference play on Monday, defeating Johannesburg-Lewiston 5-0 and 11-1 in a doubleheader on its Military Appreciation Night.
Selke’s no hitter came in the opener for Onaway (21-4, 14-0 SVC), walking one and fanning 14 batters.
At the plate, Brittany Buczkowski was 2-for-3 with a run scored; Kayla Metty was 2-for-3 with a double; Breya Domke was 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored; Jordan Larson was 1-for-3 with a double and an RBI; Taylor Larson was 1-for-3 with an RBI and Nicole Larson and Kyli Brewbaker each scored a run.
In the nightcap, Kennedy Crawford earned the win, allowing an earned run on two hits with a walk and eight strikeouts in five innings.
Jillian Chaskey was 2-for-3 with two runs scored; Metty was 2-for-3 with two RBI and two runs scored; Jordan Larson was 1-for-3 with a run scored; Crawford was 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored; Buczkowski was 1-for-3 with an RBI; Selke was 1-for-3 with a run scored; Taylor Larson was 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored; Brewbaker was 1-for-3 with a run scored and Domke and Nicole Larson each scored a run.
Onaway hosts Kalkaska on Wednesday before hosting Inland Lakes on Friday in a doubleheader that will likely decide the conference championship.
Hillman sweeps Atlanta
HILLMAN–The Hillman softball team made quick work of Atlanta on Monday, defeating the Huskies 22-5 and 10-5 in a doubleheader.
In the opener, Brooke Jones had five hits and six RBI for the Tigers. Bailey Schook had five hits and two RBI; Alison Samp had five hits and Makenna Grulke had five RBI.
Mckenna Hiveley earned the win for Hillman, striking out five batters.
Jade Forrester started in the circle for Atlanta and struck out four.
In the nightcap, Schook beat the Huskies in the circle and at the plate. She struck out 13 batters and added four hits at the plate.
Kylee Greene had three hits for Hillman and Mackenzie VanPamel had two hits. VanPamel, Jones and Samp each had two RBI.
Forrester struck out four batters for Atlanta.
Posen splits with
WHITTEMORE–The Posen baseball team rebounded from a slow start on Monday to earn a victory and a split with Whittemore-Prescott.
Whittemore took the opener 5-0 and Posen triumphed in the nightcap 5-1.
Posen was limited to two hits in the opener as Whittemore scored twice in the first inning and tacked on three more runs in the second inning.
Lucas Stone and Lucas Mercier each had a hit for Posen and the Vikings stranded three runners for the game.
Posen had a reversal of fortunes in game two, limiting Whittemore to a run on four hits.
The Vikings scored two runs in the second inning and added three more in the third inning. The Cardinals stayed scoreless until the sixth inning.
Posen’s runs in the second came after Chase Dubie scored on a wild pitch and and the Vikings added another run with an RBI double from Mercier.
In the third inning, Jared Sharpe doubled to score Stone and Mark Wisniewski singled home Sharpe. Several batters later, Jory Zdybel singled to score Wisniewski.
Stone led Posen with four hits, and Zdybel, Dubie and Sharpe each had two hits.
HILLMAN–The Hillman baseball team had an easy time with Atlanta on Monday, topping the Huskies 14-1 (five innings) and 15-0 (four innings).
Kory Henigan earned the win for Hillman in the opener, allowing a run on four hits with four walks and five strikeouts in 3 2/3 innings.
At the plate, Nash Steinke was 1-for-2 with two runs scored; Cam Koenig was 1-for-4 with three runs scored and an RBI; Henigan was 1-for-3 with a run scored; Nic Taratuta was 3-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBI; Fisher Linseman had a single and an RBI; Owen Moulton was 1-for-2 with an RBI and Zak Kazyaka was 1-for-1 with a run scored.
Taratuta earned the win in the nightcap, allowing two hits and striking out three. He also had a single and scored three times.
Nash Steinke was 1-for-2 with three runs scored; Gage Steinke was 1-for-3 with four runs scored and an RBI; Koenig was 2-for-3 with three runs scored and three RBI; Linseman had a single, scored once and had an RBI and Brady Firman had an RBI.