Bear River softball falls to Lincoln
Bear River had the tying run at the plate in the seventh inning, but couldn’t capitalize in a 3-0 Pioneer Valley League softball loss at Lincoln on Tuesday afternoon.
Kathryn Rabak and Brooke Mosman each had seventh-inning hits for Bear River (4-2, 9-4), half of the Bruins’ four-hit total.
Jenna Wermes and Traci Hart had the other two.
Britney Ceo pitched the first five innings before being relieved by Kelly Shepard. Ceo finished with seven strikeouts.
BearRiver, which has now lost two of its last three games, plays a key game Thursday atleague-leading Mira Loma.
Victory Christian 288
Jeremy Brown and Ryan Stockton shared medalist honors, while three strokes separated five scoring players as the Falcons improved their Central Valley Christian League record to 13-0 (14-0 overall) at Haggin Oaks.
Stockton and Brown shot 2-over par 38 for medalist honors – the score was a season-best for Brown – Christina Stockton shot 40, Matt Koch 41 and Austin Rosene 41 for FLC. Maxx Mamula also shot a non-scoring 43.
Frosh: Nevada Union 12, Pioneer 2
Robbie Porter led the Miners, batting 4-for-4 with four RBIs.
Nevada Union improved 6-1 in league and 8-2 overall.
Boys: Oakmont 78,
Bear River 86
Bear River won four races in its home meet at Nevada Union.
The first place finishers include Bryan Agnew (1 minute, 4.94 seconds in the 200-yard individual medley), Robbie Stoddart (1:04:94 in the 100 butterfly and 1:07:47 in the 100 backstroke), and Agnew, Ryan Bock, Chase Rogers, and Kris Morehouse (1:42:84 in the 200 freestyle relay).
Girls: Bear River 122,
Alison Dayton had a hand in three of the Bruins’ victories.
She won the 100 butterfly (1:13:93), was part of the 200-medley relay team with Adrienne Brown, Shannon Dayton and Stephanie Ursiny, which won in 2:11:44, and raced with Melissa Clark, Chloe Lyon, and Hannah Morehouse to win the 400 freestyle relay in 4:28:14.
Kayla Faria won the 200 freestyle in 2:26:34, Ursiny won the 50 freestyle in 26:67 and the 100 freestyle in 1:01:35, and Brown won the 500 freestyle in 6:35:03.
Shannon Dayton, Caitlin Billingham, Clark and Ursiny combined to win the 200 freestyle relay in 1:57:24.
Nevada Union 13, Grant 0
Of the 13 goals by the Miners (3-5, 8-5) in their home win, no two were by the same player.
Christi Giuliani scored first, and was followed in the first half by Leigh Collins, Mallory Meier, Marinda Graham and Kacey Rogers.
In the second half Kailing Clark, Jocelyn Rapp, Diana Rubio, Alana Migliardi, Chelsea Ulinski, Lauren Burnadett, Molly Augustus and Eric Goode scored.
Paige Carnahan was in goal, but Nevada Union’s defense allowed no shot attempts by the Pacers.
NU’s junior varsity team won 7-0.
Forest Lake Christian 2, Faith Christian 0
Jillian Witzke scored Forest Lake Christian’s first goal of the game 20 minutes into the second half on a shot that went through the legs of Faith’s keeper.
Five minutes later Witzke assisted Shelby Lowe’s goal.
The Falcon defenders – Jordan England, Sarah Hodges, Aubrey Stelzner and Taryn McGirr – kept Faith Christian from taking any shots on Kim D’Antonio, the keeper for Forest Lake Christian (4-1-3).
Bear River 6,
West Campus 3
Cameron Lewis, at No. 2 boys singles, clinched the victory for the Bruins by winning 6-3, 4-6, 6-4.
Miki Kono, the No. 1 girl, won 6-1, 6-0, and Katherine Erickson won 6-1, 6-3 at No. 2.
In boys doubles the No. 1 team of Rick Fowler and Pat Miller won 10-6, and at No. 2 Alex Fischer and Andrew Thorpe won 10-2.
Aleah Madsen and Ashley Lowe, the No. 2 girls doubles team, won in a 7-5 tiebreaker.
The win was necessary for Bear River (8-3) to stay in the playoff race. If the Bruins win in a 3:30 p.m. contest today at Colfax they will likely force a tiebreaker with the same Falcons for the second spot in the Pioneer Valley League.
BearRiver defeated WestCampus 8-1 in an earlier match this season.
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