Medina and Albion score softball victories

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 24 April 2018 at 7:59 pm

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Alisha Scroger bangs out a hit for Medina during this afternoon’s win over Newfane at Vets Park.

Medina blanked Newfane 12-0 this afternoon in a Niagara-Orleans League softball game at Vets Park.

Ashlee Howell went 5 for 5 at the plate to lead the offense for Medina which improves to 5-1 in N-O action.

Cora Payne and Ryenn Oliver combined to hurl a 1 hitter with 7 strikeouts in the circle for Medina.

The loss drops Newfane to 0-5.

Albion 9, Aquinas 8
Albion pushed across a run in the seventh inning on an error, a single by Alexis Bentley and a passed ball to nip visiting Aquinas 9-8 in a non league game.

Albion had tied the game at 8-8 by scoring four times with two out in the sixth inning on an RBI double by Natalie DiCureia, a two-run single by Janae Doty and an RBI single by Brylie Hapeman.

Bentley had a total of 3 hits as DiCureia, Doty, and Sierra Newton each had 2. DiCureia and Paige Derisley both had triples.

Oakfield-Alabama 4, Lyndonville 1
Madison LaGrou registered 13 strikeouts to lead Oakfield-Alabama to a 4-1 in over Lyndonville in a Genesee Region League game.

Anna Lewis, Natalie Ostrowski and Megan Krisher each had a pair of hits for Lyndonville.

Kendall 14, Byron-Bergen 2

Michela Hanlon, Adrianna Passarell and winning pitcher Sara Mattle each had 3 hits and Lizzie Sutphen scored 4 times to lead Kendall to a 14-2 win over Byron-Bergen. In the circle, Mattle hurled a 4 hitter with 7 strikeouts.

In other G-R action, Elba downed Holley 10-4.