Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Sports

May 3, 2013

Lady Pirates split past two

Greensburg — The Greensburg varsity softball team split its past two games during an active week on the diamond.

The Lady Pirates, ranked second in the latest Class 3A ICGSA poll, fell to visiting East Central 6-3 Thursday. The Pirates led their conference rival 2-1 after three innings, but the Trojans went ahead with a two-run double in the fifth inning.

Trailing 4-2 in the sixth, Greensburg senior Shelby Ward hit an infield single to shortstop. Britney Biltz grounded into a fielder’s choice, but Emma Wolter knocked an infield hit on a full count. Alli Phillips moved the runners up, and Biltz scored on an infield single by Megan Schmidt to make it 4-3.

The Trojans plated two runs in the top of the seventh on a double and an error, capping the score at 6-3.

Greensburg is 14-5 and will play Triton Central Monday on the road at 5 p.m.

Lady Pirates trounce Twisters 19-2

The Lady Pirates scored in every inning of a 19-2 win over Oldenburg Academy Tuesday.

Greensburg jumped out 3-0 in the first inning, and led 5-2 after two innings. The Pirates scored six runs in each of the next two frames, and added two more in the fifth.

Greensburg tallied 17 hits, including eight for extra bases. Britney Biltz went 4-for-5, including two doubles and a triple, with six RBI’s and three runs. Megan Schmidt went 3-for-4 with two RBI’s and two doubles, scoring twice.

Senior Kayanna Wolter hit a two-run single, while Whitney Tallent and Chelsea Hersley each added an RBI. Senior Lillie Wolter scored two runs and senior Channon Brown also scored.

Scoring two runs apiece were Emma Geis, Keauna Schultz, Tallent and Hersley. Geis, Shelby Ward and Kalynne Asche each added a run.

Tallent and Schmidt each added a triple.

Tallent pitched all five innings of three-hit ball, striking out three and walking three.

Contact Nick Gonnella at (812) 663-3111, x7003.

 

1
Text Only
Sports
  • spt-gb072514 7U all stars pic Greensburg 7U All-Stars earn Washington township tourney title The Greensburg Youth Baseball 7 and under All-Stars took their talents to Indianapolis on July 12-13 to participate in the inaugural Washington Township Little League 2014 Summer Sizzle Tournament. On Saturday, the team opened tournament play with an

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • No Headline Provided Football Camp for 7th, 8th gradersNorth Decatur Chargers Football are having a Junior High (7th & 8th grade) Football Mini Camp on July 28 and 29 at the high school practice field. The camp will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Players need to arrive at 5:30

    July 24, 2014

  • spt-gb072414 Colts arrive pic 'Full speed ahead:' Colts arrive ANDERSON, Ind. — Pat McAfee promised Wednesday morning that Reggie Wayne’s arrival at Anderson University would be memorable.As usual, the veteran wide receiver delivered.The Indianapolis Colts officially kicked off their 20th training camp on campus

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • North Decatur Youth Football begins 2014-2015 Season Youth Football 2014-2015 season begins The North Decatur Youth Football League will begin practices for the 2014 – 2015 season on July 24, 2014. Practice will begin at 6 p.m. All registered players should plan to attend. Further, any children in grad

    July 24, 2014

  • spt-gb072414-cougar archers pic 3 South Decatur archery teams compete at World Tournament MADISON, WISCONSIN – Members of the South Decatur elementary and middle school archery teams traveled to Wisconsin for the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) World Tournament July 11 through 13.The Cougar students were among 2,425 student

    July 24, 2014 3 Photos

  • McIlroy emerging stronger than ever HOYLAKE, England (AP) — The celebration began long before Rory McIlroy had a chance to drink out of the claret jug.McIlroy was upstairs in the clubhouse at Royal Liverpool for the traditional toast with the R&A, unable to ignore the chants below from

    July 23, 2014

  • spt-gb072214 MTQRL jpg Matt Arrington wins at Montpelier On Saturday night at the Montpelier Motor Speedway, the Midwest TQ Racing League presented by Jenmarco.com had another first time winner when Matt Arrington of Columbus, Ind. became the twentieth different feature winner in MTQRL history.Arrington, d

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • North Decatur Chargers Football Mini Camp for 7th and 8th graders North Decatur Chargers Football are having a Junior High (7th & 8th grade) Football Mini Camp on July 28 and 29. The camp will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Players need to arrive at 5:30. All participants need to bring athletic shoes, shorts, t-shirts, a

    July 22, 2014

  • 6 refuse to return to soccer club MOSCOW (AP) — Six South Americans — five Brazilians and one Argentine — have refused to return to Ukraine to play for their football club in the troubled city of Donetsk, risking possible fines and suspensions for breach of contract.The players remai

    July 22, 2014

  • Big 12's dire warning about pending change DALLAS (AP) — 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 add

    July 22, 2014

NCAA Photo Roundup
Twitter Updates
NCAA Top 25
AP Video
Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites Anti-violence Advocate Killed, but Not Silenced. Dempsey: Putin May Light Fire and Lose Control Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase Obama Seeks Limits on US Company Mergers Abroad Large Family to Share NJ Lottery Winnings U.S. Flights to Israel Resume After Ban Lifted Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.