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Prep roundup: May 2
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Ethan Mathews brought the first run home with a single after Brant Butler ignited the rally by drawing a walk and Collin Ryan followed with a single. After Mathews' go-ahead RBI single, J.J. Jaye plated the winning run with another single. Millbrook (4-9) sent 11 batters to the plate in the 11th.
Mathews finished by going 2-for-3 at the plate with two RBIs and reaching base on five of six plate appearances. Brady Baker was 2-for-6 with three RBIs, Jordan Hartman went 2-for-5, Jaye was 2-for-5 with a double, Butler had a pair of RBIs and Ryan tallied an RBI.
Bradley Smith, who came on in relief in the fifth, went 5 2/3 innings to earn the win.
WOODSTOCK -- Homestanding Central came up just short in a seventh-inning rally against Shenandoah District rival Luray, falling 7-6 in baseball action on Monday.
The Falcons plated three runs in the bottom of the seventh, had the tying run on third and the winning run on first with two outs but stalled there.
"The kids played hard," Central coach Donn Foltz said. "We swung the bats a little bit better tonight. We just came up short."
Seth Bauserman led the Falcons with a 2-for-4 effort with an RBI.
NOKESVILLE -- Frank Barrientez's four-RBI night backed a solid pitching performance by Warren County's Ryan Tierney in an 8-3 baseball win over Evergreen District rival Brentsville on Monday.
Barrientez was 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBIs for the Wildcats. Tyler Post added a 1-for-2 day with a home run and two RBIs, Cody Zimmerman was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI, and Logan Hibbs went 3-for-4 for Warren County (6-6, 2-2 Evergreen).
Tierney earned the win after pitching a complete game. He allowed six hits and two earned runs while striking out four.
FRONT ROYAL -- Host Randolph-Macon Academy needed just five innings to wallop Delaney Athletic Conference rival Quantico, 16-1, in baseball action on Monday.
Neil Dutton pitched all five innings to earn the victory, allowing one earned run on two hits while striking out eight. Dutton also had a big day at the plate, going 2-for-2 with four RBIs.
Also for R-MA (3-6, 2-2 Delaney) Ryan Pile was 2-for-2 and scored four runs, and Ian Cochren was 2-for-4 with two RBIs.
BERRYVILLE -- Clarke County pitcher Sarah Herndon no-hit visiting Rappahannock County for five innings as the Eagles rolled to a 10-0 softball win on Monday.
Herndon left the game after five innings, and the Panthers managed one hit off reliever Alexis Call to avoid being no-hit. The game was stopped after six innings due to the 10-run mercy rule.
Herndon, who got the win, finished with eight strikeouts and allowed one walk. At the plate, she was 2-for-4.
Also for Clarke County (8-6, 4-1 Bull Run District) Morganne Ottobre was 3-for-4, while Becky Smith, Helen Good and Chelsea Nelson each went 2-for-4 with an RBI apiece.
NOKESVILLE -- Visiting Warren County mustered little offense against Brentsville starting pitcher Ashley Wark in a 4-0 softball loss on Monday.
The Wildcats managed just three hits against Wark. Ariel Asher had two of them, going 2-for-4 with two stolen bases. Nicci Hutzell had the other as part of a 1-for-2 effort with a walk.
Nicole King took the loss in a complete-game effort for Warren County (9-2, 2-2 Evergreen District). King allowed four hits and four runs while striking out 12.
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