The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Breaking News

Sports

May 1, 2013

Fillies freshman throws no-hitter vs. Three Rivers

MORRISON, Ill. — Freshman pitcher Lauren Pannier threw a no-hitter and struck out 13 Sterling Newman batters Tuesday, leading Morrison to an 8-0 victory in Three Rivers Conference softball.

Kaitlyn Finneran led the Morrison offense with two hits, one a home run, and four runs batted in. Chelsea Eads stayed hot at the plate, too, hitting a double and driving in two runs.

The win improved Morrison’s record to 14-3, 10-1 in conference play.

Panthers top Storm

PROPHETSTOWN, Ill. — Savannah Mettler tossed a four-hitter and Erie/Prophetstown used a pair of two-run innings to beat Bureau Valley 4-1 on Tuesday in Three Rivers Conference softball.

The Panthers staked Mettler to a 2-0 lead in the third. Clare Kramer led off with a single and stole second base. Emily Cox reached on an error, then Kramer scored on Stephanie Thulene’s sacrifice fly and Cox scored on Amanda Bertolozzi’s single.

Erie/Prophetstown made it 4-0 an inning later, when Kylie Ackerman led off with a single, was sacrificed to second and scored on Laykin Miner’s triple. Miner scored later on a groundout.

MORRISON 8, STERLING NEWMAN 0

Newman 000 000 0 — 0 0

Morrison 220 202 x — 8 9

Newman, Turnroth (2) and J. Hurd; Pannier and Eads. Multiple hits — Morrison (Wiersema 2, K. Finneran 2). 2B — Morrison (S. Finneran, Wiersema, Eads). HR — Morrison (K. Finneran). RBIs — Morrison (K. Finneran 4, Eads 2, Workman).

ERIE/PROPHETSTOWN 4, BUREAU VALLEY 1

Bureau Valley 000 100 0 — 1 4 1

Erie/P’town 002 200 x — 4 7 1

Petros (6 ip, 7 h, 4 r, 2 er, 4 bb, 1 so) and A. Phillips; Savannah Mettler (7 ip, 4 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb, 4 so) and Emily Cox. Multiple hits — Bureau Valley (E. Phillips 2); Erie/Prophetstown (Clare Kramer 2, Amanda Bertolozzi 2). 3B — Erie/Prophetstown (Laykin Miner). RBIs — Erie/Prophetstown (Stephanie Thulene, Bertolozzi, Miner, Mettler).

 

 

1
Text Only
Sports
  • 7-23-14 3B-Photo, Clinton baseball Kings feel re-energized (with VIDEOS & PHOTO ALBUM)

    CLINTON -- There’s nothing like a postseason run to get the juices flowing again and jumpstart a baseball season that at times was trying.The atmosphere around the Clinton High School program is upbeat these days. One game away from a second consecut

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • Sky edges Fever ROSEMONT, Ill. — Sylvia Fowles knew she had to step up for her struggling team. Her teammates have said they need her, and her coach has challenged her.Fowles responded with 21 points, 10 rebounds and five blocked shots to lead the Chicago Sky to a 6

    July 23, 2014

  • Sharp increase in teen use NEW YORK — Experimentation with human growth hormones by America’s teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a new, large-scale national su

    July 23, 2014

  • Best of the East enters town today CLINTON — After seeing some new scenery in the eastern portion of the Midwest League, the Clinton LumberKings are back home to welcome the top two teams from the opposite division — the West Michigan Whitecaps, who have won on average six out of ever

    July 23, 2014

  • Paterno's son sues Penn State over dismissal STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has sued the university over his dismissal from its coaching staff two years ago, saying he has been unfairly linked to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.Former

    July 23, 2014

  • 7-23-14 1B-Photo, Cubs Rizzo homers twice CHICAGO — If it was a sneak preview of the future at Wrigley Field on Tuesday night, then Chicago Cubs fans can’t wait for the sequel.Twenty-four-year-old Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs and 24-year-old Kyle Hendricks pitched seven innings for his fi

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Texas not talking title DALLAS — Charlie Strong riled up plenty of Texas fans during a statewide spring tour by saying the Longhorns wouldn’t be in the national championship game.The new coach toned down his honest assessment in future stops, then said Tuesday in his first

    July 23, 2014

  • AGWSR silences Marquette Catholic FORT DODGE — AGWSR of Ackley pitcher Ashley Sicard can add another win to her state tournament resume.AGWSR defeated Marquette Catholic (34-7) 2-0 with both runs coming in the third inning for the Cougars (28-6).In that third inning, the leadoff hitt

    July 23, 2014

  • 7-23-14 3B-PHOTO, BIG 12 BIG XII MEDIA DAYS Baylor likes its chances DALLAS — Coach Art Briles and Baylor arrived at Big 12 football media days as defending champions for the first time.Briles has a slightly different take on the Bears’ newfound standing.“How can you defend and protect something that nobody can take?

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-22-14 Photo, Bowlsby Big 12 Commissioner issues warning about future DALLAS — Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.“You’re going to hate it going forward,” Bowlsby said. “There’s a lot of change coming.”During his opening address

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

High School Sports