Malone, O.F.A., N-N Flyers, Heuvelton Fall in State Opening Round

2015 SECTION X GIRLS SOFTBALL
Final Standings & Non League Stats

EAST DIVISION              W-L  GB  Non-Lg
x-Brushton-Moira
Norwood-Norfolk
Chateaugay
St. Lawrence Ctl.
Colton-Pierrepont
St. Regis Falls
Parishville-Hopkinton
Madrid-Waddington
13-1     -        2-0
10-4     3       3-0
  9-5     4       0-0
  8-6     5       4-1
  7-7     6       0-0
4-10     9       0-0
3-11   10       1-1
2-12   11       0-1
CENTRAL DIVISION       W-L  GB  Non-Lg
x-Malone
Ogdensburg
Gouverneur
Massena
Salmon River
Canton
Potsdam
Tupper Lake
14-0     -        0-4
11-3     3       0-4
10-4     4       1-3
  8-6     6       0-3
  7-7     7       0-1
4-10   10       0-0
2-12   12       0-3
0-14   14       0-0
WEST DIVISION             W-L  GB  Non-Lg
x-Heuvelton
Edwards-Knox
Hammond
Morristown
Lisbon
Clifton-Fine
Harrisville
Hermon-DeKalb
13-0     -        2-1
11-3     2½    1-1
  9-5     4½    2-0
  9-5     4½    0-0
  7-7     6½    3-1
2-11   11       0-0
2-12   11½    1-2
1-11   11½    0-3


Oneida’s Natalie Marshall (14) slides onto home plate beating the throw to Malone catcher Gabrielle Collins (11) to score the seventh run of the game for the Indians who opened a 7-3 lead over the Huskies.  Oneida’s scoring surge in the third inning led to a 9-3 victory over the Huskies in the NYS Class A opener. (Jenne photo) Game Gallery

 

Section X Class A Playoffs

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THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015

New York State Class A Region II Semifinal
Oneida (III) 9 , Malone (X) 3

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2015

Section X Class A Championship - at SUNY Potsdam
(#1) Malone 5, (#2) Massena 0

Huskies down Red Raiders
5-0 to win class a title


Malone’s Gabrielle Collins (11) launches a ball into right field for a base hit and to advance a runner into scoring position on third base. The Red Raiders held the Huskies to only a 2-0 lead by the fifth inning. However, Malone drove home three runs in the fifth inning to take a 5-0 lead that would prove to be enough to capture the Section X Class A Championship. Malone pitchers Alexa Prue and Alissa McCauley allowed just three hits in the shutout. Malone scored single runs in the first and second innings to lead 2-0. Massena closed its season at 8-10. (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Galley

Massena’s Shaunessy LaClair (23) drives a ball past the shortstop to earn a base hit to lead off the fifth inning. During Malone’s three-run fifth frame, Erin McDonald sliced the ball down the rightfield line that skipped by the outfielder and all the way to the fence. She turned on the jets for an inside-the-park home run.  The Huskies will now advance to the New York State Playoffs were they will face the representative from Section III at SUNY Potsdam on June 4th

ONEIDA RALLIES IN 3RD INNING TO DEFEAT MALONE IN STATES


Oneida’s Natalie Marshall (14) slides onto home plate beating the throw to Malone catcher Gabrielle Collins (11) to score the seventh run of the game for the Indians who opened a 7-3 lead over the Huskies.  Oneida’s scoring surge in the third inning led to a 9-3 victory over the Huskies in the NYS Class A opener.(Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Oneida’s Natalie Marshall (14) drives a ball deep into right field to earn a double and two RBI’s to give the Indians a 6-3 lead over Malone in the third inning.  The game opened with a scoring frenzy in the first inning with Malone gaining a 3-2 lead. However in the second inning, Oneida plated two runs to take a 4-3 lead.  In the third inning, the Indians broke out the bats to bring home four runs to extend the lead  to 8-3. Oneida’s final run came on a bases-loaded walk.  Oneida defeated Malone 9-3 to win the New York State Region II Class A semifinal.

 

Section X Class B Playoffs

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THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015

New York State Class B Region II Semifinal
Saranac Central (VII) 9, Ogdensburg (X) 0

 

FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2015

Section X Class B Championship - SUNY Potsdam
(#1) Ogdensburg 7, (#2) Gouverneur 3

 

TUESDAY, MAY 26, 2015

Section X Class B Semifinals - Home Higher Seed
(#1) Ogdensburg 15, (#4) Canton 0
(#2) Gouverneur 9, (#3) Salmon River 3

Wildcats down shamrocks
to advance to championship


Gouverneur's Emily Bush (5) reaches back to tag out a Salmon River base runner at second base to record the third out of the second inning. The Wildcats defeated the Shamrocks 9-3  to advance to face Ogdensburg in the Section X Class B championship game this Thursday at SUNY Potsdam.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery 

Gouverneur's Katie Andrews (22) drills a ball into centerfield to earn a base hit and to advance a runner to third base.  Tori Hartle and Aleesha LaBow and winning pitcher Alexis Rowe all delivered two hits and two RBIs in the Wildcats’ victory. Ali Hart rapped three hits for the Shamrocks.

Ogdensburg BEATS CANTON IN SECTION X CLASS B SEMIS

  Canton’s pitcher Katie Furnia (24) comes in to cover home on a passed ball as Ogdensburg's Taylor Perry (13) slides in safely. Ogdensburg jumped out to an early lead scoring two runs in the bottom of the first inning. Canton would attempt to strike back in the top of the second, but ran into outs on attempted steals. The Blue Devils went on to shut out Canton 15-0 in the Section X Class B semifinals. (Jason Aubrey photo) Game Gallery    Ogdensburg's Taylor Perry (13) tags out Canton runner Lilly Clifford (6) as she tries to steal second.  Ogdensburg’s Jennie Dalton twirled a four-hit shutout in guiding the Blue Devils past Canton and into the Section X Class B title game. Perry provided three hits and two RBIs, while Alicia Sharpe and Alicia Shaver posted two hits each for O.F.A.

Chiefs roll by Blue devils
9-0 in nys softball regional


Ogdensburg’s Alicia Sharp (24) tries to run out the ground ball before Saranac Central first baseman Carissa Pellerin (16). The Chiefs got a good pitching and defensive performance to stop the Blue Devils  in the NYS Class B Regional semifinal at SUNY Potsdam.  Saranac Central scored in the second through sixth innings.  Chiefs' pitcher Teri Trim threw a complete-game, one-hit shutout striking out 11 Ogdensburg batters in a decisive 9-0 victory.  (Clay Allen photo)  Game Gallery

A Saranac Skye O'Connell lays down a bunt in front of Ogdensburg catcher Mollie Aarons (15).  The game was even through the first inning, before Saranac began to erupt in the second frame. The Chiefs scored nine runs over the next five innings.  SC was lead by Summer Gillespie with three hits,  including an RBI double in the second to put the Chiefs first run on the board. Jill Lincoln had the lone hit for the Blue Devils. Saranac Central moves on to play Ichabod Crane on June 6th at 4:30 p.m. at Luther Forest Field.

OGDENSBURG Hold off GOUVERNEUR for B title


The Ogdensburg Blue Devils were crowned the Section X Class B Softball Champions. Both the Blue Devils and the Gouverneur Wildcats had single runs in the first. The Blue Devils would extend their lead to two 3-1 in the third. The Wildcats fought back, but the Blue Devils went on to win the Class B championship 7-3 at SUNY Potsdam. (Clay Allen photo) Game Gallery

Gouverneur’s Tori Andrews (22) gets tagged out trying to steal second by Ogdensburg’s Kaylie Downey (25).

 

Section X Class C Playoffs

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THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015

New York State Class C Region II Semifinal
Hoosic Valley (II) 5, Norwood-Norfolk (X) 0

 

FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2015

Section X Class C Championship - SUNY Potsdam
(#2) Norwood-Norfolk 20, (#1) Brushton-Moira 2

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2015

Section X Class C Semifinals - Home Higher Seed
(#2) Norwood-Norfolk 10, (#3) St. Lawrence Ctl. 8
(#1) Brushton-Moira 19, (#4) Potsdam 4

 

TUESDAY, MAY 26, 2015

Section X Class C Play-In - Home of Higher Seed
(#4) Potsdam 22, (#5) Tupper Lake 2

HOOSIC VALLEY BLANKS N-N FLYERS 5-0 IN N.Y. REGIONAL

HOOSIC VALLEY 5, NORWOOD-NORFOLK 0
After the Flyers went down in order in the top of the first, Hoosic Valley’s Cierra Casale drilled a shot over the Norwood-Norfolk outfield for an inside-the-park home run to open a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first, in the New York State Region II Class C semfinals. The Indians tacked on a run in the bottom of the third on an RBI single from Kate Kennelly. In the fifth, Casale scored on Emma Irwin’s sacrifice bunt, then Danielle Standard’s RBI double opened a 5-0 lead. In a complete-game performance, Hoosic pitcher Camille Coyne struck out 10 Flyers. Hoosic Valley advances to the New York State Class C quarterfinals on Saturday.

Flyers Edge Larries 10-8 in SECTION X Class C SemiFinal


St. Lawrence Central catcher Haley Agens (4) blocks and tags out Norwood-Norfolk runner Katrina Durant (11),  St Lawrence Central scored two in the first with Norwood-Norfolk answering three times, including a solo home run by Bryanna Powell. The Flyers went on to win 10-8 and advance to the Class C Championship. (Allen photo) Game Gallery

St. Lawrence Central’s Haley Weegar (8) reaches out for the ball as Norwood-Norfolk’s Sidney Molnar (8) cruises into third base.   Sydney Molnar added four hits as Norwood-Norfolk outlasted defending Class C champion St. Lawrence Central 10-8 in the 2015 semifinal. The Flyers advance to face Brushton-Moira in the Class C finale. Haleigh Agens delivered two hits to pace the Larries who closed their season at 12-8.

POTSDAM CRUISES PAST TUPPER LAKE IN PLAY-IN GAME

POTSDAM 22, TUPPER LAKE 2
Potsdam won just its third game of the season, but did so in the Class C play-in. Kelsey Green poked three hits, while Evelyn Lilley, Hayley Ellis and Hailey Deshane added a pair of singles each in the Potsdam win. Mackenzie Martin fanned seven Lumberjacks to gain the mound win.

N-N Flyers Soar Past B-M Panthers 20-3 for "C" Title


The Norwood-Norfolk Flyers pictured are crowned the Section X Class C Softball Champions. The Flyers came out on a roll in the third and fourth innings by scoring a combined total of 14 runs. Brushton-Moira would add their three runs in the third inning, but the Flyers offense was too much for the Panthers as Norwood-Norfolk cruised too a 20-3 in the championship game at SUNY Potsdam. (Clay Allen photo) Game Gallery


Norwood-Norfolk first baseman Katrina Durant (11) attempted to tag out Brushton-Moira base runner Sienna Kenney (12).

 Brushton-MOIRA's rally BEATS POTSDAM 19-4 IN SEMIS

  Brushton-Moira’s Allison Hooker (6) hits a ground ball to the infield in their playoff game against the Potsdam Sandstoners. Potsdam scored in their first at bat. The Panthers held them to just the one run and scored two of their own in the bottom of the first. (Jason Aubrey photo) Game Gallery    Potsdam’s Kelsey Green (12) slides into home plate as the Sandstoners go ahead 3-2 against the Panthers.  Arielle Gary smashed two home runs, while Emily O’Connor cranked two hits in leading Brushton-Moira past Potsdam 19-4. The Panthers maintained just a 5-3 lead going into the bottom of the fifth inning, when they erupted for seven runs, then added six more runs in the sixth frame. Potsdam closed its season at 3-16 overall. Brushton-Moira will face Norwood-Norfolk in the Class C championship game.

 

Section X Class D Playoffs

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FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 2015

New York State Class D Region II Championship
Hamilton (III) 3, Heuvelton (X) 1

 

SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2015

Section X Class D Championship - SUNY Potsdam
(#1) Heuvelton 5, (#2) Edwards-Knox 0

 

THURSDAY, MAY 28, 2015

Section X Class D Semifinals - Home Higher Seed
(#1) Heuvelton 15, (#4) Hammond 0
(#2) Edwards-Knox 8, (#3) Chateaugay 7

 

TUESDAY, MAY 26, 2015

Section X Class D Quarterfinals - Higher Seed
(#1) Heuvelton 19, (#8) St. Regis Falls 0
(#2) Edwards-Knox 9, (#7) Colton-Pierrepont 2
(#3) Chateaugay 3, (#6) Lisbon 0
(#4) Hammond 4, (#5) Morristown 0

HEUVELTON BOWS IN STATES

HAMILTON 3, HEUVELTON 1
Hamilton’s star pitcher Becca Rogers allowed just two hits and struck out 17 Heuvelton batters in ending the Bulldogs’ run in a 3-1 win in the New York State Class D quarterfinals. Heuvelton ended its season at 19-2 overall. Heuvelton pitcher Paige McCormick struck out 13 Emerald Knights. Madison McCormick delivered the lone RBI for the Bulldogs. Rogers and Caitlin Purdy drove in the runs for Hamilton.

HEUVELTON'S MCCORMICK ONE-HITS DEVILS IN "D" SEMIS


Heuvelton pitcher Paige McCormick (21) throws a fastball in the Section X Class D semifinals.  In a strong showing, McCormick allowed no runs and one hit in six innings pitched. Heuvelton struck first with two runs on RBI doubles from McCormick and Hannah Thornhill. Heuvelton went on to win 15-0 and advance to the Class D final. (Clay Allen photo) Game Gallery

Hammond’s Mariah Simmons (4) rapped a single in this at-bat, early in the game. Heuvelton pitcher Paige McCormick held the Red Devils to just one hit in delivering the Bulldogs to the Class D title game. Hannah Thornhill had three hits and three RBIs, while Nathalie Barr connected for three hits for the Bulldogs in the semifinal contest. Top-seeded Heuvelton will face #2-seeded Edwards-Knox for the Class D championship on Saturday.
Hammond finished its season at 12-6 overall.

DOMINANT PITCHING GUIDES ALL FOUR "d" QUARTERFINALS

CHATEAUGAY 3, LISBON 0
Rachael Young’s one-hit shutout included 13 strikeouts in the Bulldogs’ 3-0 victory in the Section X Class D quarterfinals. Young and both Danielle and Brianna Cook each stroked two hits in the win.

HEUVELTON 19, ST. REGIS FALLS 0
Bulldog pitcher Paige McCormick twirled a one-hitter, while Miranda Donnelly slammed a home run and Hannah Thornhill delivered two doubles, a single and four RBIs in the Heuvelton victory. Katie Palmer also stroked three singles.

EDWARDS-KNOX 9, COLTON-PIERREPONT 2
Makayla Bacon fired a two-hitter and blasted a home run in Edwards-Knox’s advancement in the Class D playoffs. Katrina Moore collected three RBIs, while Kelsey White knocked in two runs in the Cougars’ win.

HAMMOND 4, MORRISTOWN 0
Hammond’s Alyssa Crosby tossed a three-hit shutout in leading the Red Devils past Morristown in the quarterfinals. Sierra Fleming slammed a pair of home runs, while Lilly Langtry contributed two hits.

Heuvelton Claims Class D Championship for 7th year


The Heuvelton Bulldogs baseball and softball teams celebrate together for the third year in a row after capturing their Section X Class D Championships. The Bulldogs baseball team defeated the Morristown Green Rockets in a close 2-1 battle, while the softball team downed the Edwards-Knox Cougars 5-0. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Heuvelton’s Paige McCormick (21) drives a ball deep into center field for a base hit. The Bulldogs broke out the bats quickly scoring two runs in the first inning. Then Heuvelton came back in the fourth inning to plate three more runs including a home run by catcher Hannah Thornhill to claim a 5-0 victory over the Edwards-Knox Cougars to capture the Section X Class D Championship for the seventh straight year. The Bulldogs now advance into the New York State playoffs where they will take on the representative from Section II on June 5th at Gillette Field.

E-K Cougars nip CHATEAUGAY
IN 8-7 WALKOFF IN SEMFINALS


Chateauguay's Madison Breen (13) sends the ball into the gap between the Edwards-Knox second baseman and center fielder to earn a base hit to lead off the second inning.  Despite a slow start, the Cougars mounted a comeback to earn a close 8-7 victory over the Bulldogs to advance to the Section X Class D Championship this Saturday to face the Heuvelton Bulldogs at SUNY Potsdam. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Edwards-Knox's Dakotah Bacon drives the ball into right field to earn a base hit and to advance a runner to third base.  Edwards-Knox won the game on a walk-off when Kelsey White drove home winning pitcher Makayla Bacon with the game-winning run to score a berth against Heuvelton in the Section X Class D finale. Katrina Moore led the Cougars with three hits and three RBIs. Bacon also struck out 10 Chateaugay batters, while her mound opponent Rachael Young fanned 11 Cougars in the duel. Chateaugay closed out its season at 10-6 overall.