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South Charleston scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning to earn a thrilling 7-6 prep softball home win over Huntington Tuesday.

For the Black Eagles, Tori Wells was 3 for 4 with two doubles and three RBIs, Genevieve Potter was 4 for 4 with two doubles, and Emily Ross had two hits. Lexi Black drove in two runs for Huntington.

Elk Valley Christian 15, Charleston Catholic 0: Kaylee Graham and Myka Petry had three hits each for the Eagles in the home win. Avery Evans had a pair of hits and drove in three runs for EVC (6-2) and earned the pitching win.

Winfield 11, Hurricane 2: Junior Kennedy Dean hit a grand slam and knocked in five runs in the road win for the Generals.

Chloe Kimble added a double for Winfield (9-1), which scored eight runs in the sixth inning. Alivia Meeks hit a two run homer for Hurricane (4-10) and Ryan Wolf delivered two hits.

Sissonville 10, Logan 1: Gracelyn Hill had three hits, including two home runs and five RBIs, in leading the Indians to the home win.

Madison Legg collected three hits and also homered for Sissonville and Emma Meade had two triples in the 15-hit attack for the Indians. Ashlyn Conley drove in the run for Logan.


Logan 17, Nitro 6: The Wildcats scored 10 runs in the first inning and added seven more over the next two innings on the road.

Aiden Slack had two hits and three RBIs for Logan and Korbin Bostic and Garrett Williamson drove in two runs each. Kyle Gill had two hits and four RBIs for Nitro and Andrew Scarberry had two hits.

Oak Hill 10, Riverside 7: The Red Devils scored six runs in the second inning and four more in the third to earn the slugfest win at home.

Jaden McLain hit a home run and drove in two runs for Oak Hill and Tyreece Nelson had a pair of hits. Tanner Clark and Elijiah Petry had two hits each for Riverside.

Huntington 3, Ripley 1: Three Highlander pitchers (Mason McGinnis, Caleb Smith, and Gabriel Carter) combined to allow just one run on three hits for the home win.

Trenton Dearth had two hits and two RBIs for Huntington and Hayden Mattison delivered a pair of hits. Isaiah Casto drove in the run for Ripley.

Monday’s softball

St. Albans 1, Spring Vallely 0: Jillian Holley singled in Gracie Conrad in the bottom of the eighth as St. Albans edged Spring Valley to remain unbeaten.

Holley finished 2 for 3 with an RBI while Tayven Stephenson went 1 for 4 with a triple for the Red Dragons (16-0). Stephenson picked up the win in the circle for the SA, tallying 22 strikeouts and allowing just one hit.

Liz Meade singled for the Timberwolves (8-6).

Winfield 12, Wayne 5: Hannah Brumfield went 3 for 3 with two doubles and four RBIs as Winfield beat visiting Wayne.

Elyssa Medley went 3 for 3 with two RBIs, Chloe Kimble smacked a two-run homer, and Kennedy Dean drove in two runs for the Generals (8-1). Maddie Plybon hit a solo home run and Jalynn Hodge went 3 for 4 with a double for the Pioneers (2-6).

Sissonville 12, Poca 3: Alexa Asbury went 2 for 3 with three RBIs and Abigail Bailey drove in three runs as Sissonville took down visiting Poca in six innings.

Emma Meade and Alyssa Soblit each knocked in two runs and Madison Legg went 3 for 4 for the Indians, who collected 14 hits. Legg got the win in the circle, allowing just three runs on four hits and striking out 10 against two walks in a complete game.

Lilly Grady tallied three RBIs for the Dots.

Catholic sweeps Hannan: Charleston Catholic plated 34 runs as it swept a doubleheader from host Hannan. The Irish won 17-9 in the first game before cruising to a 17-2 win in the nightcap.

In the first game, Hannah Casey and Emily Divers each drove in three runs, Abby Fizer doubled in two runs and Juliana Veazey went 3 for 5 as Catholic collected 18 hits. Halie Johnson collected two hits for Hannan.

In the second game, Casey tossed a two-hitter as the Irish won in three innings. Aubrey McCoy went 2 for 3 with a home run and an RBI for Catholic (3-11). Johnson singled for the Wildcats.

Monday’s baseball

Charleston Catholic 11, Williamstown 1: Jake Hufford went 3 for 3 with two doubles and three RBIs as host Charleston Catholic earned its fifth straight win.

Evan Sayre picked up the win on the mound for the Irish (12-4), yielding just one run on four hits and striking out three in five innings. Sayre helped his cause at the plate, driving in three runs, and Izak Young went 2 for 2.

Maxwell Molessa and Leewood Molessa both doubled for Williamstown (5-5).

Lincoln County 8, Nitro 7: Lincoln County scored three runs in the second inning and three runs in the fourth as it held off host Nitro.

Braden Harless went 3 for 5 with two doubles and four RBIs, Eli Brogan went 2 for 4 with two RBIs, and Trace Adkins and Austin Adkins each knocked in a run for the Panthers.

Andrew Scarberry hit a two-run double to lead Nitro, while Tyler Anderson, Hagen Summers and Kyle Gill each tallied an RBI.

Buffalo 4, Ravenswood 1: Jacob Smith struck out nine en route to a three-hitter as Buffalo held on for a road win.

Smith helped his cause at the plate, driving in two runs, while Dave Whittington went 2 for 3 and scored three times for the Bison (9-2).

Ripley 22, South Charleston 0: Davis Haynes struck out seven on his way to a no-hitter as Ripley blanked visiting South Charleston in five innings.

Kadin Hall, Cade Goode and Isaac Parsons each drove in three runs for the Vikings, while Cameron Patterson hit a two-run homer. Kaleb Swisher, Andrew Manley and Isaiah Casto all tallied two RBIs.

Ripley finished with 12 hits and scored 16 runs in the fourth inning.

Winfield 8, Point Pleasant 1: Winfield scored all eight runs over the fifth, sixth and seventh innings to come back from a 1-0 deficit and take down host Point Pleasant.

Rece Ambrugey and Dylan Kuhl each drove in two runs, while Karson Frye, Carter Perry and Peyton Stover each knocked in a run for the Generals. Joel Beattie went 2 for 3 with a double and Isaac Craddock tallied an RBI for Point.

Sissonville 11, Clay County 1: Stevie Loftis went 2 for 2 and knocked in four runs to help the homestanding Indians win in five innings.

Colton Carpenter went 2 for 2 with a double and two RBIs and Isaiah Ramsey, Levi Tinsley, and Dyllan Griffith each doubled for Sissonville. Andrew Adkins brought in the lone run for the Panthers.

Hurricane 12, Shady Spring 3: Bryson Rigney went 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs and Chase Hager had two RBIs as the Redskins (13-1) defeated the Tigers at home. For Shady Spring (10-4), Alex Johnson led the offensive effort going 2 for 3 with a double and a home run.