Softball District Final Roundup 4/27/17
Class 9A-District 8
Palm Harbor 10, Newsome 7
Newsome got ahead early, but couldn’t hold off Palm Harbor as the top-seeded Hurricanes claimed the 9A-8 district crown. Wolves senior Maggie Trgo was 4-for-5, hit a double and scored three times, Lindsey Harper had a double, three hits and drove in two, while Bailee Leistl, Leah Zatkiewicz and Bailey Cross had multi-hit games.
Class 8A-District 4
Wharton 9, Strawberry Crest 3
Wharton bookended a first-ever district championship win by scoring four runs in the first off of RBI singles by Asia Thomas, Jordyn Gendron and Hannah Perkins, and added a five run sixth keyed by a three-run homer by Thomas to defeat the Chargers. Hana Schwindler was 3-for-4 with two runs scored for the Wildcats. Strawberry Crest got a bases clearing triple by Emma Cooper in the fourth, and Rachel Peak also tripled in the loss.
District Champs!!🏆⚾️ @SoftballWharton @WhartonBoosters @BlueCrewClub @wharton_sga pic.twitter.com/tmFx73REn9— Wharton High School (@WhartonWildcats) April 28, 2017
Class 6A-District 8
Robinson 9, Jefferson 0
Robinson senior Sammy Conlan worked a complete-game shutout, striking out three and added a 3-for-4, three RBI night to her efforts to help the Knights to a district title. Olivia Longshore scored four times in the win and Alexis Smith went 2-for-4, with two runs scored and two RBI.
District Champs❗️#4peat 🏆🏅 pic.twitter.com/GGUFjt6sWI— Robinson Softball (@RHSS_softball) April 28, 2017
Class 4A-District 4
Tampa Catholic 4, Holy Names 3
Tampa Catholic opened up with a run in the first, but added three more in the top of the fifth and held off a Holy Names rally to claim the 4A-4 crown. Hera Varmah tripled in a pair in the fifth to give the Crusaders extra insurance. Alexa Russo and Alli Adamy each had two hits and a run scored in the win.
DISTRICT CHAMPS!!! thank you to everyone who supported us during regular season & districts let's take this journey to Regionals pic.twitter.com/RtArnGFpdu— Crusader Softball (@tcsoftball2016) April 28, 2017
Great job TC Softball! pic.twitter.com/P1guZsRCWu— Benny Rodriguez (@coachbennyrod) April 27, 2017
Class 3A-District 4
Carrollwood Day 12, Lakeland Christian 9
A big seven-run sixth inning pushed Carrollwood Day in a comeback win over Lakeland Christian in the 3A-4 district championship. Big RBI doubles from Emma Frost, Kylie Coffin and Madeleine Schabes keyed the inning, and Zoe Elverillo had a run-scoring single as well. Kacey Akins had a triple and two RBI and Sydney Pelaez had two hits and scored twice in the Patriots win.
Patriots are District Champions!!! What a comeback!! Great job ladies. @TBHomeTeam pic.twitter.com/XFUlgzqL9H— CDS Athletics (@CDS_Athletics) April 28, 2017
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