Foltz’s two homers power Lady Cougars to victory
BAKER – Rayann Foltz hit two home runs Thursday to help East Hardy crush Martinsburg, 14-4, in non conference action.
“We hit the ball well,” Cougars coach Calvin Mongold said. “Rayann led the game off with a home run on the first pitch. Then, she ended the game with a home run to give us the victory with the 10-run rule. I’ll take that any day.”
Foltz went 3 for 4 with two home runs and a triple. Her sister, Jade Foltz, also had a big game, going 2 for 3 with three RBIs. Ruby Fridley was 3 for 3 with three RBIs and Morgan Basye was 2 for 2 with two RBIs.
Denei Curry paced Martinsburg, going 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.
The Cougars will travel to Elkins Saturday for a doubleheader. Game times are set for 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Pendleton 14, TV 1
FRANKLIN – Freshman Cheyenne Pitsenbarger tossed a two-hitter Thursday to help Pendleton County defeat Tygarts Valley, 14-1, in Potomac Valley Conference action.
“We came off a bad loss at South Harrison and just couldn’t get it clicking,” TVHS coach Hannah Sundberg said. “Charity (Lower) pitched a good game. We just couldn’t get the bats moving. We also made a few errors. We’re a young team with a lot of new players. We’re still trying to get comfortable.”
Charity Lower took the loss for the Lady Bulldogs, giving up 13 hits and four walks.
At the plate, she was 0 for 1 with a walk, a run scored and two stolen bases.
Kelsey Wyss paced the Bulldog offense, hitting a double that scored Lower.
Senior Hillary Ord did the damage for the Wildcats, going 3 for 3 with a triple and an RBI. Madison Mowery was also 3 for 3 at the plate.
The Lady Bulldogs will return to action on at 1 p.m. Saturday with a doubleheader at Philip Barbour.
Pendleton will travel to Pocahontas County at 4:30 p.m. Monday for a twin-bill.
Pendleton County 12
Bath County, Va. 1
WARM SPRINGS, Va. – Tim Hevener struck out seven batters in three innings Thursday to lead Pendleton County over Bath County, Va.
Hevener pitched three innings, giving up one hit and one run. At the plate, he was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs.
The Wildcats had 14 hits in the contest. Among the leaders, Andy Thompson went 3 for 5 with a double and an RBI and Jacob Lambert was 2 for 3 with an RBI.
Derrick Oliver took the loss for the Chargers. He allowed three runs on three hits in 1 1/3 innings.
The Wildcats will host Tucker County today.