BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Lady Tigers power past Philip Barbour

Elkins teammates Haley Collett, Korri Evans and Madison Wagner celebrate the Lady Tigers’ win Thursday.

Elkins teammates Haley Collett, Korri Evans and Madison Wagner celebrate the Lady Tigers’ win Thursday.

PHILIPPI — Mackenzie Guy and Madison Wagner had 4 hits each Thursday, as the Lady Tigers blasted Philip Barbour, 17-0, in Big 10 Conference softball action.

“We played very well,” EHS coach Sherri Collett said. “Everybody did their part. Our defense was solid tonight. We just played, really. I was pleased with the effort.”

Korri Evans tossed 7 innings to earn the victory. She struck out 9 batters, gave up 4 hits and issued 1 walk.

Guy and Wagner did a majority of the damage at the plate for EHS. Guy finished the game 4 for 5 with 2 doubles, 3 RBIs and 3 runs scored, while Wagner went 4 for 5 with a double, an RBI and 3 runs scored.

Hali Newlon, 2 for 4 with a double, 2 RBIs and 3 runs scored, and Sydney Leary, 2 for 3 with 2 runs, 2 RBIs and 2 sacrifices, also played well.

Savannah Webster recorded the loss for the Lady Colts on the mound. Nicolle Metheney, Jessical Metheney, Erica Simon and Brianna Warner combined for the team’s 4 hits.

Elkins (7-9) is set to host Bridgeport today at 6 p.m.

Philip Barbour is set to play in the Bub Riggleman Memorial Tournament this weekend in Moorefield. The team will play two games today with contests at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m.

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