Thursday’s High School Softball Roundup: Rocky Grove/Oil City Split Doubleheader

| May 19, 2017

Maddy Deemer Oil City Softball
OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Rocky Grove and Oil City split a doubleheader Thursday with Rocky Grove winning the first game 12-0 in five innings but Oil City rallying in the nightcap for a 7-4 victory.

(Photo: Maddy Deemer, Oil City)

In the opener, Brooke Deeter had a pair of home runs and Lydia Peterson also went deep for Rocky Grove. Deeter was 4-for-4 three runs scored, while Peterson was 3-for-4 with three runs scored. Paige Phillips also had a pair of hits, including a triple, and two runs scored.

The second game was a different story, as Maddy Deemer raked a pair of doubles while going 2-for-3 to lead a seven-hit attack for the Oilers. Emily Goughler and Morgyn McBridge also had two hits each with a run scored a piece.

Sadie Gough went deep for Rocky Grove while going 2-for-4 with two runs scored.

MONITEAU 6, FRANKLIN 1

WEST SUNBURY, Pa. – Six of Moniteau’s 10 hits went for extra bases, as the Lady Warriors downed visiting Franklin, 6-1.

Kristina DeMatteis and Gabby Stewart both hit home runs, while Cortney Claypoole tripled, Megan Hepler added a pair of doubles and Kennedy DeMatteis also had a double.

Claypoole was 3-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI, Stewart was 1-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored, Hepler was 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI, Kennedy DeMatteis was 1-for-4 with an RBI and Kristina DeMatteis was 1-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI.

Gracie Stryffeler was 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored for Franklin, which is next in action in the District 10 playoffs.

Kennedy DeMatteis got the win for Moniteau, the top seed in the District 9 Class 2A playoffs, allowing one run on six hits and two walks while striking out 10.

Stryffeler took the loss allowing six runs, five earned, on 10 hits and a walk while striking out four.


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