Wilmington hammers Hillsboro behind Veidt, Smart 18-0


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Courtney Smart had three hits and drove in five runs in Wilmington’s 18-0 win over Hillsboro on Wednesday.


HILLSBORO — It was an all-around team effort Wednesday as Wilmington hammered Hillsboro 18-0 in South Central Ohio League softball action at Shaffer Park.

Coach Glen Blessing said the offense “did a very good job at the plate with a lot of hard-hit balls.” The pitching ”was very solid, getting ahead in the count consistently.” And the defense “was great also, with error-free softball.”

The sixth consecutive win puts the Lady Hurricane at 8-6 overall and 6-2 in the SCOL.

Olivia Veidt pitched a two-hitter, striking out six and walking only one. She was 4-for-5 with four runs scored and three runs batted in.

Courtney Smart led the offense with a 3-for-4 day at the plate with five runs batted in and two runs scored. Madi Flint also drove in four runs.

SUMMARY

April 19, 2017

@Shaffer Park, Hillsboro

Wilmington 18 Hillsboro 0

W 644.22…..18-15-0

H 000.00…..0-2-5

(18) WILMINGTON (ab-r-h-rbi) Toller 4-2-3-0 Self 4-1-0-0 Veidt 5-4-4-3 Smart 4-2-3-5 McKenna 4-2-3-1 Blessing 2-3-1-0 Younker 2-2-0-2 Flint 4-0-1-4 Hardin 3-0-0-0 Laufer 1-2-0-0. TOTALS 33-18-15-16

(0) HILLSBORO (ab-r-h-rbi) Scott 1-0-1-0 Moberly 2-0-0-0 Moberly 2-0-0-0 Page 0-0-0-0 Playerten 2-0-0-0 Mahan 2-0-0-0 Boggs 2-0-0-0 Burba 2-0-0-0 Williamson 2-0-1-0 Kiley 1-0-0-0. TOTALS 16-0-2-0

2B: W-Smart, Veidt, Flint, McKenna

3B: W-Veidt, Toller

SAC: W-Smart

SB: W-Laufer, McKenna

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so)

Wilmington

Veidt (W) 5-2-0-0-1-6

Hillsboro

Page (L) 1.1-7-10-5-2-2

Playerten 3.2-8-8-3-4-0

Courtney Smart had three hits and drove in five runs in Wilmington’s 18-0 win over Hillsboro on Wednesday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/04/web1_SB_wilm_smarthit_bad-1.jpgCourtney Smart had three hits and drove in five runs in Wilmington’s 18-0 win over Hillsboro on Wednesday.

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