Softball Roundup — Denison blasts North; Gunter's Pogue perfect
McKINNEY — Madison Carter was 3-for-3 with four RBI, walked and scored three times as third-place Denison run-ruled McKinney North, 17-3, in five innings in District 10-5A action.
Hannah Grinspan was 4-for-5, drove in a run and scored three times, Ashlinn Hamilton was 2-for-4 with a triple, walked, drove in a run and scored twice, Jewel Hiberd tripled, walked twice, drove in two and scored three times, Camryn Nixon was 2-for-3, walked, drove in a run and scored and Kiki Carter doubled, walked, drove in three and scored twice for Denison (10-6, 3-1), which hosts district co-leader Prosper Rock Hill on Tuesday night.
Delaney Hill was 2-for-3 and scored for McKinney North (1-15, 1-3).
Lovejoy 19, Sherman 5 (5)
In Sherman, Marissa Wells was 2-for-3 with two RBI and scored during the Lady Bearcats' loss against 10-5A co-leader Lovejoy.
Emma Jones was 2-for-3 with a double and scored, Addey Kuhn and Madison Jarvis each singled and scored, Ava Gibson singled, walked and scored and Bailey Miller walked and drove in a run for Sherman (5-11, 1-3), which plays at The Colony on Tuesday.
Holly Massey was 3-for-4 with a double, four RBI and scored twice for Lovejoy (16-7, 4-0).
Aubrey 10, Van Alstyne 8
In Van Alstyne, Kylie Allen was 2-for-3 with a pair of doubles, walked, drove in three and scored during the Lady Panthers' loss against Aubrey in district play.
Kelsie Adams was 2-for-5 with a home run, two RBI and scored twice, Tinsley Love was 3-for-3 and walked, Sydney Sullivan doubled, walked and drove in two runs and Jenna Pharr was 2-for-5 and scored for Van Alstyne (8-2, 2-1), which plays at Anna on Tuesday night.
Aubrey (12-2, 4-0) rallied for the victory by scoring five times in the seventh inning.
S&S 3, Callisburg 1
In Callisburg, Dara Muller scattered five hits and two walks while striking out 15 as third-place S&S defeated Callisburg in district action.
Ashlynn Fowler was 2-for-3 and drove in a run, Harlee Wooten singled, drove in a run and scored and Emberlynn Morin and Presley Wilson each singled and scored for S&S (6-3, 3-2), which hosts Boyd on Tuesday night.
Jordan Johnson was 3-for-3 with a double and drove in a run for Callisburg (7-6, 1-3).
Gunter 16, Leonard 0 (5)
In Leonard, Rhyan Pogue threw a perfect game with 13 strikeouts as Gunter defeated Leonard in district action.
Olivia Eft was 2-for-3 with a double, five RBI and scored twice, Sara Beth Jackson was 2-for-3 with a double, walked, drove in a run and scored twice, Andrea Montes singled, walked twice and scored three times and Hayden Fox singled and scored three times for Gunter (10-4, 3-1), which hosts Whitewright on Tuesday night.
Blue Ridge 13, Howe 5
In Howe, Chloe Scoggins was 2-for-3 with a walk and scored twice during Howe's district loss to Blue Ridge in district action.
Emery Snapp was 2-for-3, drove in a run and scored, Katelyn Fuhr singled, walked, drove in a pair and scored, Jordan Brunner doubled, drove in a run and scored and Hannah Dwyer singled and drove in a run for Howe (2-6, 0-4), which plays at Bells on Tuesday night.
Lindsay 11, Collinsville 10 (8)
In Lindsay, Devyn Elvington's grand slam in the eighth gave Collinsville the lead before the Lady Knights rallied with five runs in the bottom of the inning to beat the Lady Pirates.
Elvington finished 4-for-4 and a triple shy of the cycle with five RBI, Audrey Miller doubled, walked twice, drove in a run and scored twice, Bella Hall doubled, walked twice and scored twice, Katie Johnson doubled, drove in a run and scored and Madison Ashton walked and scored twice for Collinsville (8-6, 2-2), which has the district bye on Tuesday.
The Lady Pirates also had a 15-0 victory in three innings against Gainesville. Elvington threw a no-hitter with three strikeouts and two walks and was 2-for-2 with a walk and scored twice, Abby Martin was 3-for-3 with two RBI and scored, Miller was 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles, two RBI, walked and scored three times, Johnson was 2-for-2, walked and scored three times and Ashton homered and drove in two.
Tom Bean 11, Trenton 10
In Tom Bean, Emmy Pennell's two-run single gave the Lady Tomcats a walk-off win against Trenton in a battle of district unbeatens.
Pennell's second hit of the game capped a five-run rally for Tom Bean (5-3, 3-0) to pull out the victory.
Gabby Narro was 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles, drove in a run and scored, Bri Yale was 2-for-3 with three RBI, walked and scored, Emma Nelson singled, walked, drove in two and scored and Kendal Cole chipped in a pair of hits for the Lady Tomcats, who play at Dodd City on Tuesday night.
Trenton (5-6, 3-1) held a 10-4 lead going to the bottom of the fourth inning.