Clark Electric Finishes Regular Season With Two More Wins, Begin Playoffs Monday At Weaver Park (06/23/17)
(By Dick Clark)
The Clark Electric Girls Softball team had a busy week, last week, winning the final 2 regular season games and the Strawberry Social Tournament in Knox.
The first game of the week was against Hickman Lumber from Emlenton. Clarion scored 5 runs in the first with the big hit being a triple from Kylee Beers. The girls came back with 6 more runs in the 2nd inning with RBIs by Abby Himes ( single),Brenna Campbell (single), Casssidy Makray (double), and Jordy Best(triple). The girls would add 5 more in the 3rd with 2 more RBIs by Best and add 4 more in the 4th inning, with Sarah Clark knocking in 2 and Rebecca Ketner driving in 1, to make the final score 20-3 Clarion.
Kylee Beers pitched the entire game with 11 strikeouts.
In the final regular season game the Clarion girls defeated Deible ‘s Nursery from Knox – 18-0. RBI leaders were Jordy Best 4, Sarah Clark 3, Brenna Campbell 2 and Cassidy Makray 2.
Clarion finishes the regular season 8-0.
On Saturday (June 17th), Clarion would play 3 games in the Strawberry Social Tournament, beating Deible’s Nursery 14-4 in the first game. In Game 2, they defeated Hickman Lumber 16-2. In the Final Game, they defeated Deible’s again 10-0 to win the tournament.
Clarion will start the playoffs on Monday (June 26th) at Weaver Park, game time, 6:00 pm .
(Thanks to Dick Clark for this article. GREAT WORK, CLARKS!!!! KEEP IT UP IN THE PLAYOFFS!!!!)