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April 16, 2014

Trojans get past Ramblers

Trojans get past Ramblers

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ATTICA, Ind. — Regan Foster hit a home run and drove in three runs as the Covington softball team defeated Attica 8-5 on Tuesday in Wabash River Conference action.

Andi Taylor had three hits and a RBI for the Trojans while Brittany Coffing had two RBIs and Macie Cooper had one RBI.

Karrah Pattengale, Alexis Burris and Kelly Poston each had one RBI for the Red Ramblers.

Both teams will play each other again on Thursday.

PREP BASEBALL

Attica 10, Covington 2

ATTICA, Ind. — The Red Ramblers broke the game open in the fifth and sixth innings with three in the fifth and five in the sixth in defeating the Trojans.

Peyton Cutrell and Mitchell McMahan each had a double and a RBI for Covington, while Ollie Pettit had two hits.

PREP GIRLS SOCCER

Mahomet-Seymour 4, Danville 0

MAHOMET — Kyia Bryant had nine saves, but the Vikings could not get off any offense against the Bulldogs in non-conference action.

Lexi Hoskins also had a save for Danville, who will travel to Normal West on Saturday.

PREP GIRLS TENNIS

Fountain Central 5, Rockville 0

ROCKVILLE, Ind. — The Mustangs won their first match of the season with a shutout of the Rox in Wabash River Conference action.

Clare McGrady, Hannah Cox and Abby Moore each won in singles for Fountain Central while the doubles teams of Alli Fay and Jordan Lindquist and CJ Bowman and Chynna Yager also won.

The Mustangs are 1-2 and 1-0 in the WRC and will play Benton Central on Thursday.

TODAY

Prep Baseball

North Vermillion at Seeger, 3:30 p.m.

Armstrong-Potomac at Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman, 4:30 p.m.

Schlarman Academy at Salt Fork, 4:30 p.m.

Westville at Oakwood, 4:30 p.m.

Terre Haute South at Danville, 5 p.m.

Prep Softball

North Vermillion at Seeger, 3:30 p.m.

Armstrong-Potomac at Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman, 4:30 p.m.

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