Lady Dores fend off Lady Raiders


By Tony McGuire - cpsports@gmail.com



Photos by Tony McGuire | Hazard Herald Perry Central’s Kaitlyn Jones records a stolen base against South Floyd.


Lady Commodore shortstop Katie Pigman fields the ball cleanly, and then fires to first to record the out.


Perry Central’s Rachel Curry takes the throw at first and finished the double play on the Lady Raiders.


Perry Central’s Allanh Hurt catches the South Floyd runner off the bag for the out.


Last week, the Perry County Central Lady Commodores hosted the Lady Raiders of South Floyd in softball action. The Lady Commodores took the early lead, and were able to fend off several rallies by the Lady Raiders.

The first score of the game came in the second inning when Perry Central put two runs on the board. South Floyd countered with a run in the top of the next inning, but gave it back in the bottom half (3-1). The only other score in the contest came in the fifth inning when the Lady Commodores tacked on an insurance run. The Lady Raiders had several opportunities down the stretch, but each attack was met with a defensive counter attack.

Perry Central went on to win the game by the final count of 4-1. Lauren Amburgey got the win on the mound, going seven innings with 4 hits, 1 run, 2 walks and 8 strikeouts.

Perry Central (4) E. Eversole 1 hit and 1 RBI, M. Walker 1 run, > Amburgey 2 hits and 1 RBI, L. Haddix 1 run and 1 hit, C. Eversole 1 run, K. Noe 1 hit and M. Minks 1 run, 1 hit and 1 RBI.

Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.

Photos by Tony McGuire | Hazard Herald Perry Central’s Kaitlyn Jones records a stolen base against South Floyd.
http://hazard-herald.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_IMG_3462.jpgPhotos by Tony McGuire | Hazard Herald Perry Central’s Kaitlyn Jones records a stolen base against South Floyd.

Lady Commodore shortstop Katie Pigman fields the ball cleanly, and then fires to first to record the out.
http://hazard-herald.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_IMG_3493.jpgLady Commodore shortstop Katie Pigman fields the ball cleanly, and then fires to first to record the out.

Perry Central’s Rachel Curry takes the throw at first and finished the double play on the Lady Raiders.
http://hazard-herald.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_IMG_3511.jpgPerry Central’s Rachel Curry takes the throw at first and finished the double play on the Lady Raiders.

Perry Central’s Allanh Hurt catches the South Floyd runner off the bag for the out.
http://hazard-herald.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_IMG_3581.jpgPerry Central’s Allanh Hurt catches the South Floyd runner off the bag for the out.

By Tony McGuire

cpsports@gmail.com

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