Lake City notches softball sweep
<p>Lake City High's Bryce Mort looks back toward Tyler Presby, from Lewiston High, as he slides safely into home in the seventh inning Friday.</p>
COEUR d'ALENE - Casey Stangel singled to score Jamie Hall in the seventh inning of the first game, and Lake City went on to sweep Lewiston 5-4 and 3-0 on Friday in 5A Inland Empire League play.
Stangel had eight strikeouts in the first game for Lake City (13-4, 6-3 5A IEL), which travels to Sandpoint on Tuesday.
Becky Short and Kallie Neal scored on an error in center field in the bottom of the fifth inning for Lake City.
Nicole Redd hit a solo home run in the first game for Lewiston (13-9, 3-7).
Lewiston 101 100 1 - 4 7 3
Lake City 111 100 1 - 5 9 2
No outs when winning run scored.
Chelsea Thomason and Shaundee Garrett; Casey Stangel and Mariah Linahan. W - Stangel (10-4). L - Thomason.
HITS: Lew - Redd 2, Parsons, Garrett, Baldwin, Hanthorn, Roth. LC - Hall 2, Rowe, Stangel, Kritz, Leddy 2, Barrowcliff, Short. 2B - Leddy, Parsons. HR - Redd.
Lewiston 000 000 0 - 0 1 1
Lake City 001 020 x - 3 6 1
Shayna Zink and Shaundee Garrett; Casey Stangel and Linahan. W - Stangel (11-4). L - Zink.
HITS: Lew - Parsons. LC - Neal 2, Rowe, Barrowcliff, Short 2.
St. Maries 11-9
ST. MARIES - Morgan Cummings was 6 for 7 with five RBIs for the Lumberjacks in a nonleague sweep of the Maniacs.
"It seems like we've put a lot of things together this week and are progressing a little bit," St. Maries coach Todd Bitterman said.
Tia Asbury had eight strikeouts in the first game for St. Maries (10-5), which hosts Timberlake on Tuesday.
Orofino 000 10 - 1 2 4
St. Maries 105 23 - 11 15 1
Game called in 5th inning due to 10-run rule.
Schrader and Gilmer; Tia Asbury and Jade Wemhoff. W - Asbury (6-3). L - Schrader.
HITS: Oro - Gilmer, Schrader. SM - Asbury 2, Reid 2, Mo. Cummings 4, Wemhoff 2, Sines, Masterson 3, Ma. Cummings, Huddleston. 2B - Asbury, Reid, Mo. Cummings, Masterson. 3B - Ma. Cummings.
Orofino 000 103 0 - 4 7 3
St. Maries 002 700 x - 9 8 1
Haskett and Gilmer; Arrhenius and Jade Wemhoff. W - Arrhenius (4-2). L - Haskett.
HITS: Oro - Miller, Gilmer, Haskett, Schrader 3, Tachell, Millsap. SM - Asbury, Reid, Mo. Cummings 2, Ma. Cummings, Masterson, Huddleston, Felix. 2B - Miller, Haskett, Schrader, Tachell, Millsap, Asbury. 3B - Mo. Cummings 2.
Lake City 0-3
COEUR d'ALENE - Kyle Knigge went 5 for 6 on the day for the visiting Bengals (18-1, 9-1 5A IEL) in the sweep of the Timberwolves.
In the second game, Grant Curtis hit a two-run double and Bryce Mort followed with an RBI single as Lake City (9-8, 3-6) took a 3-1 lead in the third inning. But Kasey Knigge hit a two-run homer in the fourth to tie it, and Lewiston added three runs in the fifth and five in the seventh.
Mitch Bevacqua had three hits on the day for Lake City, which travels to Sandpoint on Tuesday.
Lewiston 012 020 2 - 7 9 0
Lake City 000 000 0 - 0 4 1
Johnny Rake and Kyle Mai; Pete Hoffman and Emmitt Stangel. W - Rake. L - Hoffman (2-4).
HITS: Lew - Kerns, Holley, Grunenfelder, Ky. Knigge 3, Mai 2, Ka. Knigge. LC - Bevacqua 2, Hoffman, Mayfield. 2B - Ky. Knigge, Hoffman. 3B - Holley. HR - Mai.
Lewiston 001 230 5 - 11 5 0
Lake City 003 000 0 - 3 7 6
Beau Kerns, Kyle Knigge (7) and Kyle Mai; Ben Pharis, Scott Siebert (5) and Bryce Mort. W - Kerns. L - Pharis (1-1).
HITS: Lew - Ky. Knigge 2, Rake, Ka. Knigge, Presby. LC - Bevacqua, Curtis, Mort 2, Siebert, Truscello, Mayfield. 2B - Curtis. HR - Ka. Knigge.
Cd'A, Lake City at
Big East tourney
SPOKANE - Dani Olson led Coeur d'Alene with a 95, and Ashley Eachon shot a 99 for Lake City at the Big East Tournament at Wandermere Golf Course.
Complete scores were unavailable.
Lake City will travel to the Sandpoint Invitational on Monday at the Links Golf Club in Post Falls.
COEUR d'ALENE (310) - Dani Olsen 95, Jordan Hintz 105, Camry Mitten 110, Samira Obeid 140.
LAKE CITY (incomplete team) - Ashley Eachon 99, Devyn Basham 122, Amanda Lynn 134.
Post Falls 11
Cd'A Charter 1
POST FALLS - Jordan Hernandez won his No. 3 singles match against Jay Brewer as the Trojans defeated the Panthers.
"Jordan is coming around as a sophomore," Post Falls coach Angela Blair said. "He's a real committed player that puts in the extra time to get better."
Post Falls travels to Moscow on Monday.
Coeur d'Alene Charter travels to Lewiston today to play the District 2 schools.
BOYS SINGLES - No. 1, Dyllin Cady, PF, d. Steven Hallgren, 7-5. No. 2, Mitch Ketron, Cd'A C, d. Danny Slater, 8-2. No. 3, Jordan Hernandez, PF, d. Jay Brewer, 8-2.
BOYS DOUBLES - No. 1, Michael Tucker/Ben Payton, PF, d. James George/Cesar Stoddard, 8-1. No. 2, Ben Payton/Danny Slater, PF, d. Ryan Ward/Parker Matthews, 8-1.
GIRLS SINGLES - No. 1, Kim Rowe, PF, d. Belinda Notz, 9-7. No. 2, Brittany Laudermilk, PF, d. Rebecca Winzer, 8-5. No. 3, Katrina Dillard, PF, d. Alyssa Collier, 8-4.
GIRLS DOUBLES - No. 1, Nina Jensen/Edwards/Nina Shetler, PF, d. Nicole Nixon/Britni Turkenburg, 8-5. No. 2, Jessica Niles/Alyx Atkinson, PF, d. Brynda Murphy/Casey McWhorter, 8-5.
MIXED DOUBLES - No. 1, Dyllin Cady/Marian de Tar, PF, d. Nicole Nixon/Raul Mondragon, 8-0. No. 2, Jordan Hernandez/Courtney Harding, PF, d. Julianna Satterly/Syrus Bowlin, 8-2.
North Idaho 8-13
Colo. N'western 0-5
COEUR d'ALENE - Alyssa Hawley went 6 for 7 with five runs and four RBIs as the Cardinals swept the Spartans in Scenic West Athletic Conference play at Memorial Field.
Lauren Maloney and Jessica Ross each hit two-run home runs in a six-run second inning for North Idaho in the first game.
In the second game, Hawley had four RBIs for NIC (30-24, 23-19 SWAC).
The Spartans dropped to 4-32, 4-32. The teams conclude their weekend series today with a doubleheader at noon.
Colo. N'western 000 00 - 0 2 2
North Idaho 260 0x - 8 7 0
Game called in 5th inning due to 8-run rule.
Saphina Butler and Latiesha Webster; Kathy Comack and Renae Kimbell. W - Comack (11-10). L - Butler (4-13).
HITS: CNCC - Prestgard, Meir. NIC - Hawley 2, Maloney, Krier, Ross, Gonzales, Springer. 2B - Gonzales, Krier. HR - Maloney (14), Ross (10).
Colo. N'western 020 30 - 5 10 2
North Idaho 004 45 - 13 15 1
Game called in 5th inning due to 8-run rule.
Marin McInelly and Latieshia Webster; Alyssa Erickson, Kathy Comack (5) and Shelby Gonzales. W - Erickson (13-9). L - McInelly (0-9).
HITS: CNCC - Almond, Brimhall 2, Webster 2, Hobbs, Butler 2, Francisco, Meir. NIC - Hawley 4, Maloney 2, Krier 2, Ross, Hartnett, Gonzales, Plenger 2, Stark, Springer. 2B - Hawley, Maloney. 3B - Hawley, Krier. HR - Webster (5), Plenger (5).