FULTON, Ill. — Fulton earned two wins at its invitational softball tournament Saturday with an 11-6 win over winless Dixon and a 9-6 win over Durand.

The Steamers then lost to Sherrard 6-0. 

In the two wins, the Steamers weren’t afraid to get the bats going early by scoring five combined runs. 

Chelsea Lesniewski’s bat had a big contribution, as she had two hits and three RBIs in the win against Dixon. Faith Kennedy also had a pair of doubles that drove in three runs. 

In the win over Durand, the Steamers scored six runs in the fifth inning, led by a two-run single from Jenna James. 

 

E/P wins twinbill

ERIE, Ill. — Erie/Prophetstown’s Ashley Davis drove in a combined seven runs in a 6-1, 6-5 doubleheader win over Amboy on Saturday.

Davis had five hits that included a home run in Game 2. 

Kylie Ackerman picked up her 14th win of the season in Game 1 with 5 1/3 innings pitched. She struck out seven batters.

Bekah Ryan threw the last two innings of the first game, then went the distance in Game 2. Ryan needed 12 pitches to get through the last two innings of Game 1, then used 53 pitches in Game 2. Ryan struck out seven Amboy batters. 

Karlee Dodge hit a homer for Amboy. 

 

 

<\z186666660308838>FULTON 11, DIXON 6

<\Bz186666660308838>Dixon 000 402 0 — 6 5 2

<\Bz186666660308838>Fulton 203 510 — 11 14 3

<\z186666660308838>Hannah Schlosser (5 ip, 13 h, 11 r, 8 er, 1 bb, 0 so), Abbie Devine (1 ip, 1 h, 0 r, 0 er, 0 bb, 0 so) and Jacelyn Rodriguez. Whitney Wynkoop (7 ip, 5 h, 6 r, 4 er, 3 bb, 4 so) and Maddy Andresen. Multiple hits — Dixon (Emily Bay 2); Fulton (Jamie Huennekens 2, Chelsea Lesniewski 2, Faith Kennedy 2, Hannah Pannell 2). 2B — Dixon (Bay, Phoenix Smith); Fulton (Kennedy 2, Jenna James). 3B — Fulton (Wynkoop). RBIs — Dixon (Bay 2, Paige Rogers 2, Allison Newman); Fulton (Lesniewski 3, Faith Kennedy 3, Wynkoop, Andresen, Birkett). 

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<\z186666660308838>FULTON 9, DURAND 6

<\Bz186666660308838>Durand 000 132 — 6 8 1

<\Bz186666660308838>Fulton 300 051 — 9 12 1

<\z186666660308838>Haley Smith (6 ip, 12 h, 9 r, 8 er, 3 bb, 0 so) and Autumn Oakey. Madison Whitmore (6 ip, 8 h, 6 r, 5 er, 0 bb 4 so) and Andresen. Multiple hits — Durand (Maddie Egan 2, Oakey 2); Fulton (Wynkoop 2, Lesniewski 2, Kennedy 2, Whitmore 2). 2B — Durand (Egan, Payton Egan). HR — Durand (M. Egan). RBIs — Durand (M. Egan 3, Oakey, Morgan Dutkiewicz); Fulton (James 2, Kennedy 2, Whitmore, Birkett). 

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<\z186666660308838>ERIE/PROPHETOWN 6, AMBOY 1

<\Bz186666660308838>Amboy  000 100 0 — 1 5 0

<\Bz186666660308838>E/P 400 020 x — 6 10 0

<\z186666660308838>Karlee Doege (6 ip, 10 h, 6 r, 5 er, 1 bb, 4 so). Kylie Ackerman (5 1/3 ip, 3 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb, 7 so), Bekah Ryan (1 1/3 ip, 2 h, 0 r, 0 0 er, 0 bb, 2 so) and Ashley Davis. Multiple hits — Amboy (Doege); E/P (Davis 3, Ackerman 2; Stephanie Thulen 2). 2B — E/P (Davis). HR — Amboy (Doege). 

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<\z186666660308838>ERIE/PROPHETSTOWN 6, AMBOY 5

<\Bz186666660308838>Amboy 000 004 1 — 5 7 1

<\Bz186666660308838>E/P 103 020 — 6 10 6

<\z186666660308838>Hollie Nawman (6 ip, 10 h, 6 r, 5 er, 0 bb, 3 so). Ryan (7 ip, 7 h, 5 r, 0 er, 2 bb, 5 so) and Davis. Multiple hits — Amboy (Delaney Wilhelm 3, Mariah Berry 2); E/P (Emily Cox 3, Davis 2, Savannah Mettler 2). HR — E/P (Davis). RBIs — Berry 2, Wilhelm, Kaitlyn Liebing, Nauman); E/P (Davis 4, Addison Morse). 

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