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Penn senior pitcher Mackenzie Joecken winds up. Concord hosted Penn in a softball game in Elkhart on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth)
Penn cruises past Mishawaka in 4A sectional softball opener

Posted on May 26, 2014 at 11:01 p.m.

Adriana Tashijan had two hits — including a double —and drove in three runs, as the Penn softball team beat arch-rival Mishawaka, 6-1, in the Class 4A Mishawaka Sectional on Monday, May 26.

Winning pitcher Mackenzie Joecken tossed a six-hitter to earn the victory for Penn.

At the Class 2A Westview Sectional, the host Warriors fell 5-1 to Central Noble. Senior Amber Roth had two hits for Westview.

At the Class 1A Sectional at Triton, Elkhart Christian lost to Hamilton 11-3, while Bethany Christian fell to the host Trojans 4-0.

 

SOFTBALL SECTIONALS

Class 4A 

At Mishawaka (Baker Park)

Penn 6, Mishawaka 1

Mishawaka 000 010 0 — 1 4 1

Penn 024 000 x — 6 8 2

Nicole Linner (L); Mackenzie Joecken (W).

Mishawaka: 2B — Linner.

Penn: Hits — Madelyn Newman 2, Addison Pixley 2, Olivia Magaldi 2, Adriana Tashijan 2. 2B — Pixley, Tashijan. RBI — Tashijan 3. Runs — Pixley 2, Magaldi 2. 

Other games: SB Clay 2, SB Riley 1, SB Washington 5, SB Adams 3

Next: Penn vs. SB Washington Wednesday, May 28.

 

Class 2A

At Westview

Central Noble 5, Westview 1 

Westview 000 010 0 — 1 4 1

Central Noble 002 210 0 — 5 7 2

Sam Pfenning (L) and Brooke Yoder; H. Duncan (W).

Westview: Hits — Amber Roth 2. RBI — Sidney Byrkett.

Central Noble: Hits — K. Forker 2, M. Grayless 2,  Duncan 2. HR — Forker. 2B — J. Coats. RBI — Forker 2. Runs — Forker 2.

Other game: Bremen 11, Prairie Heights 3.

Next: Central Noble vs.Bremen Tuesdday, May 27 in Class 2A Westview Sectional

 

Class 1A

(At Triton)

Hamilton 11, Elkhart Christian 3

Smythe (W); Hannah Stayton (L).

ECA: Hits — Mariah Radabaugh 2 3B — Stayton. 2B — Radabaugh, Bethany McKibbin. RBI — McKibbin 2.

 

Triton 4, Bethany Christian 0

Bethany 000 000 0 — 0 1 2

Triton 100 210 x — 4 11 2

Jordan Helmuth (L); Mallorie Jennings (W).

Bethany Christian: Hits — Lorae Weaver.

Triton: Hits — Lexee Lemler 2, Hannah Jennings 2,  M. Jennings 2, Krystal Sellers 2. 3B — M. Jennings. 2B — M. Jennings, H. Jennings.. RBI — M. Jennings 2.

Records: Triton 21-6.

Next: Hamilton vs. Triton Tuesday, May 27 in Class 2A Triton Sectional final.

 

Other Area Sectionals

Class 3A

At Fairfield

Lakeland 12, West Noble 2

At Newton Park

Marian 13, John Glenn 0

SB St. Joseph 25, Culver Academy 2

 

SECTIONAL SCHEDULE

Class 4A

At Elkhart Central

Wedesday, May 28

Elkhart Central vs. Northridge 6 p.m.

Friday, May 30

Championship: Concord vs. winner of Elkhart Central/Northridge, 6 p.m.

At Mishawaka (Baker Park)

Wednesday, May 28

South Bend Clay vs. Plymouth, 5 p.m.

South Bend Washington vs. Penn, follows.

Friday, May 30

Championship, 7 p.m.

 

Class 3A

At Fairfield

Tuesday, May 27

Tippecanoe Valley vs. Wawasee, 5 p.m.

Fairfield vs. Whitko, follows.

Wednesday, May 28

Lakeland vs. Northwood, 5 p.m.

Tippecanoe Valley/Wawasee winner vs. Fairfield,/Whitko winner, follows

Thursday, May 29

Championship, 5 p.m.

At Newton Park (Lakeville)

Tuesday, May 27

Marian vs. SB St. Joseph, 5 p.m.

Rochester vs. Jimtown, follows

Wednesday, May 28

Championship, 6 p.m.

 

Class 2A

At Westview

Tuesday, May 27

Central Noble vs. Bremen, 5 p.m.

LaVille vs. Fremont, follows

Thursday, May 29

Championship, 5 p.m.

 

Class 1A

At Triton

Tuesday, May 27

Championship, Hamilton vs. Triton, 7 p.m.