The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

High School Sports

June 24, 2013

Camanche suffers loss after rough inning


Mohawks continue tear

DAVENPORT — Coming away from the weekend, Marquette Catholic improved its win streak to 10 at the Davenport Assumption Invitational before falling to Maquoketa 8-7 in a rematch from last week.

The Mohawks are 18-8 and rated No. 12 in the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Class 1A poll. They’ve taken command of the Big East Conference with an 11-1 start.

On Saturday, Marquette defeated host Davenport Assumption 6-5 in the opener, then took down fellow Big East opponent Preston 6-0.

Bouncing back from the loss, the Knights also beat Preston 8-7 and defeated Maquoketa 9-3.

Sabers end weekend 1-3

CLEAR CREEK — After a solid start against two ranked opponents, Central DeWitt couldn’t follow its upset win Friday in the concluding day of the Clear Creek-Amana Invitational.

DeWitt fell to host Clear Creek-Amana 4-2, then lost to Des Moines Lincoln 7-1 on Saturday.

Next for the Sabers is a doubleheader at home against Maquoketa at 6 p.m. today.

West Liberty Invite


Camanche 000 03 -- 3 6

West Liberty 001 (11)X -- 12 10

Morgan Mussmann (4 1/3 ip, 2 h, 1 r, 0 er, 3 bb, 4 so), Allie Lefebure (2/3 ip, 8 h, 11 r, 11 er, 2 bb) and Jordan Goldbeck; Shelby Martin (5 ip, 6 h, 3 r, 3 er, 0 bb, 9 so) and Morgan Nichols. Multiple hits -- Camanche (Kylie Vogel 2), W. Liberty (Hailey Daufeldt 3, Shelby Rock 2, Cassedi Simon 2). 2B -- W. Liberty (Daufeldt, Kristi Feldman, Rock). HR -- Camanche (Vogel). RBI -- Camanche (Vogel 3), W. Liberty (Kayla Kaalberg, Daufeldt 4, Feldman 2, Shelby Martin 2, Rock, Simon).


Camanche 001 021 0 -- 4 5

Davis County 030 000 0 -- 3 7

Morgan Mussmann (7 ip, 7 h, 3 r, 3 er, 1 bb, 6 so) and Jordan Goldbeck; Cami Guiter (4 1/3 ip, 2 h, 3 r, 2 er, 5 bb, 5 so), Rylee Eakins (1 2/3 ip, 3 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb) and Whitney Madden. Multiple hits -- D. County (Connor Wilfawn 3). 2B -- Camanche (Julia Moore), D. County (Marissa Shuey, Deidra Rudd). 3B -- Camanche (Maddie Parker). RBI -- Camanche (Lindsey Grams), D. County (Wilfawn).

Center Point-Urbana Invite


Northeast 505 100 1 — 12 16

CR Kennedy 110 002 3 — 8 10

Maddison Daniels (7 ip, 10 h, 8 r, 5 er, 2 bb, 4 so) and Baylie Parson. Multiple hits — Northeast (Aleenah Marcucci 4, Rylee Dickey 2, Kelsey Carder 2, Addie Oberman 3). 2B — Northeast (Marcucci, Carder, Brittany Stoll). RBI — Northeast (Marcucci, Carder 2, Stoll 2, Morgan McAleer, Tierra Hildebrandt, Emily Franks).


Center Point 201 003 1 — 7 11

Northeast 100 000 0 — 1 9

Bailey Claussen (7 ip, 11 h, 7 r, 5 er, 2 bb, 4 so) and Baylie Parson. Multiple hits — Northeast (Aleenah Marcucci). RBI — Northeast (Baylie Parson).

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