Clay softball blanks Western

Staff Report

LATHAM — The Clay Lady Panthers combined for 16 hits — and held host Western to two hits — during Tuesday’s 15-0 win over the Lady Indians in five innings.

Seniors Jacy Gearheat and Kailey Ware each led Clay with a team-high three hits — both compiling a pair of extra-base hits.

Senior Preslee Lutz had a home run during the Lady Panthers’ 12-run second inning, while also earning the victory in the circle.

Lutz allowed just two hits, issued one walk, and struck out 12 Western batters in the win.



Clay 3 12 0 0 0 — 15 16 0

Western 0 0 0 0 0 — 0 2 6

Clay hitting

Kyleigh Oliver 2-3, 2R, 2RBI

Jacy Gearheart 3-3, 3R, 2RBI

Shea Edgington 2-2, 2R, 2RBI

Lynsey Loop 1-1, R, RBI

Jordyn Mathias 0-1, BB, R

Kailey Ware 3-4, R, 2RBI

Preslee Lutz 2-3, R, 5RBI, HR

Katie Fife 1-2, R

Morgan McCoy 1-2, R, RBI

Sarah Cassidy 1-2, 2R

Clay pitching

Preslee Lutz (C) 5IP, 2H, 12K, 1BB, 0ER (W)

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