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PAXTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda softball team won 15-2 Tuesday over Centennial.

The Panthers (6-11) scored seven runs in the first inning.

Lorena Arnett reached base on an error and Christina White got on base via a bunt single before both runners crossed home plate on a Baylee Cosgrove double to left field.

Maddy Foellner singled to left field before Sindra Gerdes sent Cosgrove home plate with a triple to right field. In the next at-bat, Kayla Adwell singled to send Gerdes across home plate.

Adwell scored on an error on a Jaden Bender ground ball before Cosgrove hit an RBI single to center field.

In the second inning, Foellner hit a leadoff single to left field and Gerdes reached base on an error before both runners crossed home plate on an Adwell base hit to right field.

The Panthers tallied six more runs in the fourth inning.

With two outs, Emma Steiner singled to center field and Bender singled to right field before Carly Mutchmore sent SkyLer Eaker home with a base hit to right field. Bender crossed home plate on a bunt single by Arnett.

Mutchmore crossed home plate on an error on a ground ball by White before Cosgrove sent Arnett and White home with a triple to center field and Foellner singled to left field to send Cosgrove across home plate.

Cosgrove and Foellner each finished the game hitting 3-for-4 while Arnett, Adwell and Steiner each went 2-for-3.

On the mound, Steiner allowed two earned runs on three hits and one walk with three strikeouts through five innings.

Junior varsity

The Paxton-Buckley-Loda junior varsity softball team lost 12-0 to Centennial.

At the plate, Mallorie Ecker and SkyLer Eaker each hit 1-for-1. On the mound, Ecker allowed 12 runs -- 11 earned -- on 15 hits and one walk with six strikeouts through three innings.

PBL 15, Centennial 2

CEN 002 00 -- 2 3 5

PBL 720 6x -- 15 14 1

W -- Emma Steiner, 5 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 3 K, BB. L -- Addison Archer, 4 IP, 14 H, 15 R, 5 ER, 3 K, 2 BB.

Centennial -- Julia Davis 1-2, R. Ashlyn Perry 1-2, R. Leonita (Nini) Liong 1-2, 3B, 2 RBIs.

PBL (6-11) -- Lorena Arnett 2-3, RBI, 2 R. Christina White 2-4, RBI, 2 R. Baylee Cosgrove 3-4, 3B, 2B, 5 RBIs, 2 R. Maddy Foellner 3-4, RBI, 2 R. Sindra Gerdes 1-3, 3B, 2 RBIs, 2 R. Kayla Adwell 2-3, 3 RBIs, R. Emma Steiner 2-3. Jaden Bender 1-3, 2 RBIs, 2 R. Carly Mutchmore 1-3, RBI, R. SkyLer Eaker R.


Centennial 12, PBL 0

CEN 345 -- 12 15 0

PBL 000 -- 0 2 0

W -- Leah Luchinski, 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 7 K, BB. L -- Mallorie Ecker, 3 IP, 15 H, 12 R, 11 ER, 6 K, BB.

Centennial -- No. 2 3-3, RBI, 3 R. Kenzie 2-3, 2B, 2 RBIs, 2 R. Leah Luchinski 3-3, HR, 2 2B, 4 RBIs, 3 R. Jaden 2-3, 3B, 2B, 2 RBIs, 2 R. Erica 2-3. Atlantis 1-2. No. 27 1-2, 2B, R. Jonah Wilson 1-2.

PBL -- Mallorie Ecker 1-1. SkyLer Eaker 1-1.