GIRLS AREA ROUNDUP

Moore's hat trick helps Sumter to 6-5 win

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Posted 3/14/19

Sumter High School's varsity girls soccer team defeated Lugoff-Elgin 6-5 on penalty kicks on Tuesday in its Region IV-5A opener at the SHS field.

The game was tied 4-4 at the end of regulation and each team scored a goal in overtime. The Lady …

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GIRLS AREA ROUNDUP

Moore's hat trick helps Sumter to 6-5 win

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Sumter High School's varsity girls soccer team defeated Lugoff-Elgin 6-5 on penalty kicks on Tuesday in its Region IV-5A opener at the SHS field.

The game was tied 4-4 at the end of regulation and each team scored a goal in overtime. The Lady Gamecocks won on penalty kicks 4-1.

Penelope Moore scored three goals to lead Sumter. Sophia Haughton and Katie Keffer had a goal apiece, and Jasiah Pack had two assists.

Moore, Pack, Haughton and Katie Mossell were all successful on their PKs. SHS goalie Taylor Gradwell had one save on PKs.

VARSITY SOFTBALL

Wilson Hall 10

Carolina 9

LAKE CITY - Wilson Hall defeated Carolina Academy 10-9 on Monday at Palmetto Park SportPlex.

Mary Claire Lee led the Lady Barons offensively, going 3-for-3 with two doubles and three runs batted in. Sydney Jarecki also had three hits with a double and a run scored.

Ellie Stone had two hits and a run, Andi Grae Wingate had two hits, two runs and an RBI, and Dani Hanley had a hit, an RBI and two runs.

Kailee Poston got the win in the circle, and centerfielder Carly Allred threw out the tying run at home plate to end the game.

A.C. Flora 8

Lakewood 7

COLUMBIA - Lakewood High School lost to A.C. Flora 8-7 in nine innings on Tuesday at the ACF field.

Autumn Gibbons pitched all nine innings for the Lady Gators, who fell to 1-1 in Region IV-4A.

Cakhi Fowler had two hits and three RBI to lead LHS offensively. Keeley Hulse had two hits and Darby Watford had a double.

Lugoff-Elgin 10

Sumter 0

LUGOFF - Sumter High School lost to Lugoff-Elgin 10-0 on Tuesday in its Region IV-5A opener at the L-E field.

Gabby Kirkman and Josie Self each had a hit for the Lady Gamecocks. Regan Troublefield took the loss.

JUNIOR VARSITY SOFTBALL

Lakewood 14

A.C. Flora 0

COLUMBIA - Lakewood High School defeated A.C. Flora 14-0 on Tuesday at the ACF field.

Riley Ruighaver reached base three times, scored three times and drove in three runs for the Lady Gators. Bailey Moss was 2-for-3 with two runs, Bayleigh Ruighaver was 2-for-2 with a walk and two runs.

Jillian Lynch led the pitching effort, striking out two and allowing one hit in two innings.

Lugoff-Elgin 2

Sumter 0

LUGOFF - Sumter High School's Peyton Morris pitched a 4-hitter, but it still wasn't enough as the Lady Gamecocks lost to Lugoff-Elgin 2-0 on Tuesday at the L-E field.

Morris went the distance in the circle, giving up two runs in the fourth inning. She also had one of two hits for Sumter, which fell to 5-2-1. Aubree Ardis had the other hit.

From staff reports