Maggie Phillips did damage with both her bat and arm Wednesday, leading Alexandria to an 8-0 win over Boaz. Phillips went 1-for-3 at the plate with a home run and two RBIs. In the circle, she pitched seven shutout innings, allowing two hits and striking out seven.
Alexandria (5-1) scored three runs in the first inning, two in the second and two in the third to take control early. The Valley Cubs travel to Boaz today.
Other Alexandria top performers:
—Mattie Wade, 3-for-4, triple, double, two runs scored, one RBI
—Allison Bonds, 2-for-3, double, one run scored
—Millie Burt, 1-for-3, one RBI
—Lanie Dreyer, 1-for-2, two RBIs, one run scored
—Alyssa Carrizales, 1-for-3, one run scored, one RBI
Handley 8, Saks 4: Saks struggled against Handley in a Wednesday game. The Wildcats will play again today at Piedmont.
Saks’ top performers:
—Bethany Roberts, 1-for-4, two RBIs; pitched 4⅔ innings, struck out two, allowed no walks and two earned runs
—Izzy Shaver, 1-for-4, two RBIs
—Savannah Lynch, 1-for-3
—McKenzie Heard, 1-for-3
—Aime Tate, 1-for-2, one RBI, one triple
—Destini Elston, 1-for-4, one RBI
Ohatchee 7, Lincoln 1: Grayson Alward went 2-for-3 with a single, triple and three RBIs in Ohatchee’s win at Lincoln.
The Indians (3-2) open play in the Calhoun County baseball tournament Friday at 4:30 p.m. against Jacksonville Christian.
Other Ohatchee top performers:
—Ben Glass, 2-for-3, two singles, two RBIs
—Larry Noah, winning pitcher, allowed two hits over four innings pitched, three strikeouts
—Kevin Williamson, allowed two hits over three innings pitched, three strikeouts