MOMENCE -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda softball team won 15-8 over Momence on Thursday.
Lorena Arnett (4-for-5), Baylee Cosgrove (3-for-4) and Kayla Adwell combined to produce eight hits and nine RBIs. Cosgrove homered twice, drove in five runs and scored three more while Kayla Adwell doubled and had four RBIs.
Christina White hit 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and two runs scored while Emma Steiner drive in two runs and Maddy Foellner scored three runs.
On the mound, Mallorie Ecker picked up the win, allowing seven earned runs on 12 hits and no walks with five strikeouts through five innings. Steiner allowed one earned run on four hits and one walk through two innings.
The Panthers (4-10, 3-1 Sangamon Valley Conference) scored three runs in the first inning, including a two-run homer by Cosgrove to left field. Cosgrove also hit an RBI single to right field in the second inning.
In the fourth inning, PBL scored seven runs to extend its lead to 11-1.
White hit an RBI double to left field with one out. After Bender scored on a passed ball, Cosgrove hit another two-run homer to center field.
A double to center field hit by Adwell sent two runs across home plate before Adwell scored as Jolee Hastings stole second base.
After Momence scored three runs in the fifth and sixth innings each, the Panthers then scored four runs in the seventh inning, including a two-RBI single to center field hit by Steiner.
PBL 15, Momence 8
PBL 310 700 4 -- 15 15 1
MOM 010 033 1 -- 8 16 0
W -- Mallorie Ecker, 5 IP, 12 H, 7 ER, 5 K, 0 BB. L -- Aubrey Ogibovic, 6 IP, 12 H, 8 ER, 0 K, 7 BB.
PBL (4-10, 3-1) -- Lorena Arnett 4-5, R. Christina White 2-4, 2B, RBI, 2 R. Baylee Cosgrove 3-4, 2 HR, 5 RBIs, 3 R. Maddy Foellner 1-3, 3 R. Sindra Gerdes 1-3, 2 R, 2 BB. Kayla Adwell 1-4, 2B, 4 RBIs, R. Jolee Hastings 1-1. Emma Steiner 1-1, 2 RBIs. Carly Mutchmore R, 3 BB. Jaden Bender 1-4, 2 R.
Momence -- Adyson Duran 3-3, 2 R. Ashii Trudeau 1-4, R. Carissa Chouinard 3-4, RBI, 2 R. Laynee Metz 2-4. Brooke Kelly 3-4, 2B, RBI, R. Lizabeth Varela 1-3, 2B, 3 RBIs, R. Mya Keen 2-5, 2B, 3 RBIs. Aubrey Ogibovic 1-5, R.