Softball: Hicksville a winner on opening day

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HICKSVILLE -- Hicksville's Michaela Bauer drove home teammate Charlie Euto from second base in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Aces a 7-6 victory over Pettisville in the season opener for both teams.

Bauer rapped two singles two doubles and drove in three runs for Hicksville. Euto finished with four singles.

Amber Klopfenstein paced the Blackbirds with two doubles, while Stephanie Hubby smacked two singles.

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Pettisville 002 030 001 0 - 6 10 5

Hicksville 000 120 201 1 - 7 18 9

Records: Hicksville 1-0, Pettisville 0-1.

Winning pitcher: Aly Brickel (10 innings, 6 runs, 10 hits, 10 strikeouts, 2 walks).

Losing pitcher: Delaney Nofziger (91/3 innings, 7 runs, 16 hits, 10 strikeouts, 1 walk).

Leading hitters: (Hicksville, 18 hits) - Michaela Bauer 2 doubles, 2 singles; Charlie Euto 4 singles, Carli Ayers 2 singles. (Pettisville, 10 hits) - Amber Klopfenstein 2 doubles; Delaney Nofziger double, single; Stephanie Hubby 2 singles.

Edgerton 4, Crestview 3

Edgerton 11, Elida 7

ELIDA -- Edgerton earned a pair of wins against quality opponents to begin its season, defeating Crestview 4-3 and Elida 11-7.

In the early game, the Bulldogs were led by Sarah Fritch, who singled and homered while driving in three of Edgerton's four runs.

Brenna Lalonde earned victories in both contests and homered in the second game as part of a 12-hit effort. Autumn Rowe finished a home run short of the cycle for Edgerton in the second game to spur the road team to the win.

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Crestview 100 200 0 - 3 6 0

Edgerton 001 120 x - 4 8 1

Records: Edgerton 1-0, Crestview 0-1.

Winning pitcher: Brenna Lalonde (52/3 innings, 3 runs, 4 hits, 2 strikeouts, 5 walks). Other: Sarah Fritch.

Losing pitcher: Crowley (6 innings, 4 runs, 8 hits, 6 strikeouts, 2 walks).

Leading hitters: (Edgerton, 8 hits) - Sarah Fritch single, home rune; Hannah Herman 2 singles. (Crestview, 6 hits) - Mackenzie Riggenbach single, double.

Edgerton 002 112 5 - 11 12 2

Elida 300 012 1 - 7 11 1

Records: Edgerton 2-0, Elida 0-1.

Winning pitcher: Brenna Lalonde (7 innings, 7 runs, 11 hits, 3 strikeouts, 3 walks).

Losing pitcher: Brown (61/3 innings, 10 runs, 10 hits, 5 strikeouts, 2 walks). Other: Michaela Black.

Leading hitters: (Edgerton, 12 hits) - Autumn Rowe triple, double, single; Jaime Newman triple, single; Kennedy Flower triple, single; Madison Nickells double, single; Brenna Lalonde home run. (Elida, 11 hits) - Michaela Black home run, double, single; Kline 3 singles; Shroyer 2 singles.

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