NEBALL falls in Sectional opener
WINDHAM TWP. - The NEBALL Major All-Stars couldn't figure out Clinton All-Stars pitcher Skylar Smith.
Smith held NEBALL hitless in Clinton's 5-0 win in Section III play Tuesday.
Clinton scored twice in the first inning, once in the third and two more times in the sixth to get the 5-0 final.
Karalyn Walter reached twice for NEBALL, once on a walk and again on an error while Kate Boardman reached on an error as well. They were the only NEBALL base runners as Smith struck out six.
Smith also did damage with her bat, getting two hits and scoring twice. Caitlyn Brush had an RBI triple for Clinton along with a run scored while Josie Dershem and Taylor Fletcher also had hits.
NEBALL pitcher Hannah Dum struck out four in the contest.
NEBALL will now face Milton today at 5:30 p.m. while Clinton takes on Minersville. Minersville defeated Milton 12-2 in four innings Tuesday.