The Titans (18-8) led off the bottom of the first, scoring four
runs on three errors. Four of Notre Dame's runs were unearned.
Notre Dame led, 8-0, before Corona del Mar (10-11) picked up its only run in the top of the sixth when Heather Lohrman's groundout
scored Jackie Manning from third base.
Jennifer Rynda gave up just three hits and struck out five for the
Alissa Zoelle (9-9) allowed 14 hits for the Sea Kings.
CIF Division IV
Notre Dame 10, CdM 1 Score by Innings
CdM 000 001 0 -- 1 3 4
ND 401 032 x -- 10 14 2
Alissa Zoelle and Amy Tyson; Rynda and
Bell. W- Rynda. L-Zoelle, 9-9. 2B-
Kassandra (ND). 3B-Thompson (ND), Bell 2
(ND), Hallady (ND)
Sage Hill dropped on road
* Visiting Sage Hill School produced a near-carbon copy of its
first meeting with Western Christian, as the Fighting Lancers posted
an 8-0 softball victory Wednesday in a CIF Southern Section Division
V wild-card playoff game.
Western Christian (11-7) defeated the Lightning, 6-0, March 20,
when Western sophomore pitcher Melissa Gomez allowed just two hits
and struck out 15.
This time, Gomez fanned only 10, but, once again, yielded two
hits, to end the Lightning's season at 10-10.
Alexa Shitanishi singled to short center field in the fourth for
Sage Hill's first hit and Christina Mainero singled in the sixth.
Catherine Dailey, who walked, was the only other base runner for the
Lightning, which committed five errors that led to seven unearned
Sage Coach Jim Percival praised the defensive work of center
fielder Debbie Yoder-Lee, who caught four fly balls.
CIF Division V
Western Chr. 8, Sage Hill 0 Score by Innings
Sage Hill 000 000 0 -- 0 2 5
W. Chr 010 124 x -- 8 7 0
Dailey and Torina; Gomez and Delles. W -
Gomez. L - Dailey, 6-7. 2B - Gomez (WC)