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CALDRONE PERFECT AT THE PLATE, PROPELS LADY IRISH PAST HOWLAND

YOUNGSTOWN, OH- Ursuline beat Howland 12-2 to win the Youngstown State Division 2 Sectional Championship. Emily Holland won her 12th game of the season as she gave up 3 hits, struck out 5 in 4 2/3 innings and hit an RBI double.  Gia Caldrone had 4 hits which included 2 doubles and 4 RBI while Destiny Goodnight also had 4 hits which included 4 runs, 3 stolen bases and 2 RBI.  Alyssa Sheely added a single, triple and 3 runs scored while Julia Nutter hit a single and double and 3 RBI.  Emma Ericson also had two hits for the Lady Irish (22-2). For the Lady Tigers, Bailey Beasom had 3 hits and Emily O’Connell had 2 hits.  Ursuline plays the winner of Salem/West Branch next Tuesday at YSU in the District Semis.

Howland – 0 0 0 0 0 2 – 2/6/1
Ursuline (22-2) – 4 2 0 3 0 3 – 12/14/2

UHS battery – Emily Holland (W 12-2) 4 2/3 inn 5K/1BB; Emma Ericson 1 1/3 1K/0BB;

2 or more hits : U –  Alyssa Sheely (2), Julia Nutter (2), Emma Ericson (2), Gia Caldrone (4), Destiny Goodnight (4); H – Bailey Beasom (3), Emily O’Connell (2);
Doubles : U – Nutter, Emily Holland, Caldrone (2); H – Darlington;
Triples : U – Sheely;
Home Runs : U – None;
2 or more RBI : U – Caldrone (4), Nutter (3), Goodnight (2);

Ursuline next game :
Tuesday 5/14 vs West Branch/Salem winner @ YSU 5:00pm – D2 District Semi

 

*Contributed by Mike Kernan

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