Posts Tagged ‘ softball ’

Complete game?; Knights score another ‘mercy rule’ win

May 24, 2013
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By John Goralski
Caitlin Downes tries to beat the throw to the plate during a 9-0 win over Conard on Tuesday, May 14.

By John Goralski Sports Writer With just a 3-0 lead, John Bores watched expectantly as Conard’s runner took off for second base at the crack of the bat. Third baseman Lauren Zazzaro scooped up the ball and fired it to second base. Kaitlin Paterson caught the ball and threw it to first, but Conard’s baserunner…

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Finally, a good test; Simsbury poses a challenge as Knights extend 10-game win streak

May 10, 2013
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By John Goralski
First baseman Natalie Wadolowski scoops up a ground ball to make an out against East Hartford in a 16-1 victory on May 1.

By John Goralski Sports Writer A leadoff single was Southington’s only hit through three innings as Simsbury’s freshman ace picked apart Southington’s power lineup while the Trojans pushed the go ahead run over the plate in the second inning. On Monday, April 29, it took Southington hitters four innings to manufacture a run, and the…

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Accepting nothing less than perfection

May 4, 2013
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By John Goralski
Jordyn Moquin threw a pair of no-hitters last week to bring her season total to three.

By John Goralski Sports Writer One pitch got away from Jordyn Moquin in her first game last week, and the hit batsman cost her a perfect game. She still managed a no-hitter, but that’s nothing new. Two days later, Moquin proved that with her third no-hitter of the season. Hall managed to claw out two…

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Softball overpowers Eagles, Lancers ; Moquin scores no-hitter in opener

April 12, 2013
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By John Goralski
Sydney Ferrante makes a defensive play at shortstop during a 7-2 victory at Bristol Eastern on Friday, April 5.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Southington’s 5-0 lead shrank to three runs when a Southington error sparked a two-run rally by Bristol Eastern. Lancer batters followed with a pair of singles and a double. Southington’s once-secure lead seemed to shrink to nothing as a Lancer dropped down a bunt. But Southington’s defense jumped into gear.…

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