two great teams get together, the difference can be one play.
Thursday night, the Chesterton softball team made more and remained
undefeated with a 2-1 Duneland Athletic Conference victory over Lake
win for us,” Chesterton coach LouAnn Hopson said. “We had some
strikeouts, but tonight was the first night we really saw quality
pitching. I thought we handled it very well.”
Trojans scored both runs in the second inning when Jill Bohnert led off
with a double. Mallory McKee’s two-run home run put Chesterton on the
and Bohnert each had two hits in the Trojans’ seven-hit attack.
Central got a solo home run in the sixth inning, but couldn’t muster the
teams sent a lot of hard stuff to the outfielders,” Hopson said. “Ours
came up with some big plays. And our infield erased a leadoff single with
a 1-6-3 double play.”
mounted a rally in the sixth and LC did the same in the seventh, but both
teams stranded two runners.
2, Lake Central 1
Central 000 001 0 -- 1 5 0
020 000 x -- 2 7 1
-- Jill Bohnert ©. HR -- Mallory McKee ©. Pitching Summary -- Chesterton
-- Megan Tymorek (7 IP, 5 H, 8 K, 0 BB). WP -- Megan Tymorek.
Central 4, Chesterton 1
Chesterton junior varsity dropped a 4-1 decision to Lake Central on
Trojans scored in the bottom of the sixth inning with a leadoff double
from Bailey Slivka. She scored on a ground ball from Nicole Bross.
Wadding and Britta Johnson added singles in the bottom of the seventh, but
Chesterton couldn’t manufacture any runs.
Lombardini handled pitching duties for the Trojans with four strikeouts in
seven innings of work.