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May 13, 2014

Seeger's Cooksey pitches a no-hitter

WEST LEBANON, Ind. — Madison Cooksey pitched a no-hitter as the Seeger softball team defeated South Newton 5-0 on Monday in non-conference action.

Tori Munson had a double for the Patriots, who are 14-8 and will play Turkey Run in a doubleheader on Saturday.

Rantoul 3, Danville 2

RANTOUL — The Vikings took a 2-1 lead in the sixth inning, but the Eagles rallied in the seventh with two runs to win the game.

Megan Burton and Mackenzie King each had two hits for Danville, who is 13-11 and will travel to Mattoon today.

Bismarck3-Henning 13, Oakwood 0

MUNCIE — Phoenix Lacombe pitched a two-hitter as the Blue Devils won in five innings.

Masyn Clow had a home run and two RBIs for Bismarck-Henning while Lynsey McCord and Lacombe each added two RBIs and Brittany Ribbe, Lindsey Andrews, Ella Nelson and Maddie Winkler each added one RBI.

Kylie Harden took the loss for Oakwood, who will face Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman on Wednesday.

The Blue Devils will take on Armstrong-Potomac today.

Armstrong-Potomac 3, Milford 2

ARMSTRONG — The Trojans scored two runs in the fifth inning to get the win over the Bearcats.

Johanna Bruens, Makenzie Vinson and Megan Cain each had one RBI for Armstrong-Potomac.

Mindy Garrelts had a RBI for Milford, who will play Schlarman Academy on Wednesday.

Covington 5, West Vigo 3

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Regan Foster and Courtney Root each had two RBIs as the Trojans scored all of their runs in the fifth inning to beat West Vigo.

Ali Holmes picked up the win for Covington on the mound while Dailynn Hardy picked up two hits.

The Trojans are 14-3 and will play Benton Central today.

South Vermillion 15, Attica 5

CLINTON, Ind. — The Red Ramblers took an early 5-0 lead after the second inning, but was outscored 15-0 from the third-fifth innings.

Karrah Pattengale had a grand slam for Attica, while Kara Harmeson added a RBI for Attica, who will play Hoopeston Area today.

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