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Trojans 10 run Lowell in Softball

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The Chesterton softball team seemed to right the ship on Thursday in a 10-0 victory at Lowell.

The Trojans pounded out 15 hits and scored runs in five different innings as they improved to 18-3 overall on the season.

Shelby Carter and Megan Matheny scored to start the game on a Megan Tymorek double in the first.

Matheny and Amanda Dujmovich singled and scored on a Jill Bohnert three-run home run in the third.

“The girls all hit the ball hard tonight,” Chesterton coach LouAnn Hopson said. Yes, we had a couple homeruns, but we had people making very good contact. "Amanda had three real nice shots.

Three more runs in the fourth inning started when Carter scored as Sydney Cooley reached on an error. Matheny got on via a fielder’s choice and scored on Dujmovich’s single. Cooley scored on Bohnert’s single for an 8-0 lead.

The offensive barrage continued into the fifth inning as Alexa Olson walked and scored on Sarah Richards’ double. Cooley’s home run in the seventh set the final score.

Cooley cruised through the first four innings in the circle for the Trojans without allowing a hit.

She only faced 26 hitters en route to the victory that included five strikeouts.

Chesterton 10, Lowell 0

AT LOWELL

SCORING BY INNINGS

Chesterton 203 310 1 - 10 15 1

Lowell 000 000 0 - 0 2 1

2B - Megan Tymorek, Sarah Richards ©. 3B - Bailey Slivka ©. HR - Jill Bohnert, Sydney Cooley ©. Pitching Summary - Chesterton - Sydney Cooley (7 IP, 2 H, 5 K, 2 BB). WP - Sydney Cooley.

Junior Varsity

Chesterton 10, Lowell 3

The Chesterton junior varsity beat Lowell 10-3 on Thursday behind seven innings of work from Lia Lombardini (2 strikeouts).

Shelby Price had three infield singles to lead the offense, while Jordan Wadding added two singles and an inside-the-park home run.

The junior varsity is now 14-3 on the year.

 

Posted 5/3/2013