The Blue Springs South softball team avenged a pair of losses at the hands of Suburban Big Seven rival Lee’s Summit with a 13-1 drubbing of the Tigers Thursday at Legacy Park.
The Jaguars (13-5, 4-3 Big Seven) scored five runs in each of the final two innings to put it away, taking advantage of some errors in the process.
Haley Woolf led the offense with a 3-for-3 day, a double and two RBIs. Addie Lightner was 3-for-3 and had a double and an RBI. Madison Crosslin, a Syracuse commit, was 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs
"We hit all the way up and down the lineup today," South coach Kristi Williams said. "And the kids who didn't get hits produced an RBI. It was great to see us be productive at the plate today and take advantage of opportunities that our opponent gave us."
TRUMAN 9, OAK PARK 3: Truman freshman Kennedy Rucker continued her fantastic season as she went 2-for-4 at the plate, including an inside-the-park home run, in a win over the Oakies Thursday.
Kara Amos picked up the win in the circle when she relieved Myel White. She only gave up three hits and struck out nine for the Patriots (11-4).
Chloe Armstrong also went 2 for 4 with a triple.
WIlLIAM CHRISMAN 19-15, RUSKIN 0-0: The Bears improved to .500 (9-9) after a pair of three-inning, mercy-rule drubbings of the Eagles Thursday.
Chrisman scored 12 runs in the first inning and seven in the second in a 19-0 win in Game 1.
Aubriana Powell picked up the win as she had seven strikeouts and only gave up one hit.
Gracie Ussery powered the offense with three-hits, including a grand slam. Powell added three hits.
In Game 2, a 15-0 win, Ussery tossed a three-inning no-hitter and struck out seven for the win.
Adrianna Solary had two doubles and Ussery had another home run and a double as Chrisman improved its Suburban Middle Six Conference record to 2-1.