MYRTLE BEACH — The St. James softball team suffered its first loss of the season as it fell 5-3 to Star Point (N.Y.) during the Grand Strand Softball Classic at The Market Common on Monday.
Casey Betts suffered the loss, scattering five hits in five innings. Hannah Price was 2-for-3 with an RBI, and Rebecca Prosser was 2-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored. The Sharks are now 12-1.
• W–Owens. L–Casey Betts (5-1). Top hitters – St. James: Hannah Price 2-3, RBI; Rebecca Prosser 2-3, RBI, run. Star Point: Whitman 1-3, RBI; Schweb 1-3, RBI.
• Records – St. James 12-1.
High school softball
• Penfield (N.Y.) 1, Myrtle Beach 0 (5) | Angel Hatzidakis struck out eight and allowed only one hit, but the Seahawks fell to Penfield in the Grand Strand Softball Classic at The Market Common.
• W–L. Crodett. L–Angel Hatzidakis (6-4). Top hitters – Penfield: N. Scheffer 1-2, HR, RBI, run. Myrtle Beach: Kristina Mendolia 1-2; McKenzie Coble 1-2.
• Records – Myrtle Beach 6-5, 4-2 Region VI-AAA.
• South Range (Ohio) 5, Socastee 1 (5) | The Braves dropped their first game of a doubleheader to South Range in the Grand Strand Softball Classic at The Market Common.
• W–C. Derose. L–Kabibi Thorsen (3-4). Top hitters – South Range: D. Yanek 2-3, 3 RBI, run. Socastee: Meaghan Harrelson 1-1, BB, RBI; Savannah Talley 1-2, run.
• Records – (Socastee 5-7, 3-2 Region VII-AAA).
• Socastee 13, Hamilton (Ohio) 0 (4) | Savannah Talley struck out two and allowed only one hit in four innings as the Braves defeated Hamilton in the second game of a doubleheader during the Grand Strand Softball Classic at The Market Common.
• W–Savannah Talley (2-2). L–S. Kadle. Top hitters – Hamilton: Kadle 1-2. Socastee: Rebekah Oakley 2-2, 2 3B, 2 RBIs; Talley 2-3, 2 2B 3 RBIs; Mallorie Roesing 2-2, 3 runs, RBI, BB; Haleigh Ferro 1-1, 3 runs.
• Records – Hamilton , Socastee (6-7, 3-2 Region VII-AAA).
• Conway 3, Sherman (W.Va.) 1 (5) | Kady Edwards went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and Sydny Howell struck out four, walked two and scattered two hits in five innings as the Tigers defeated Sherman (W.Va.) in a contest that was called due to time during Grand Strand Softball Classic at The Market Common
• W–Sydny Howell (5-2). L–K. Wells. Top hitters – Conway: Kady Edwards 2-3, 2 runs; Ashlyn Hardwick 1-2, 2B. Sherman: J. Lewis 1-2, run; Wells 1-1, BB.
• Records – Conway 6-6.