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Jackson edges Hillsboro in 10 innings
Brandon Gendron homered in the 10th inning Wednesday to give the Jackson baseball team a 1-0 win at Hillsboro.
Tyler Beussink picked up the win in relief after a strong performance by Jason Meystedt. Meystedt threw nine innings, allowed only two hits and struck out 15 for Jackson (2-1).
JACKSON 1, HILLSBORO 0
WP -- Tyler Beussink, 1-0. LP -- Greve. HR -- Brandon Gendron (J). 2B -- Zach Brazer (J). Records --Jackson 2-1, Hillsboro 4-2.
Sikeston 5, Central 2
Sikeston scored four runs in the first inning of a home win.
WP -- Rhodes. LP -- Jake Welch, 1-1. HR -- Jacob Priday (S). 2B -- Blake DeWitt (S), Fayette (S). Records -- Central 1-2, Sikeston 3-0.
Notre Dame 10, Chaffee 0
Lee Essner had two hits and drove in two to pace Notre Dame. Jeremy Brinkmeyer pitched four innings for his first win.
WP -- Jeremy Brinkmeyer, 1-2. LP -- Richard Hinkebein. 3B -- Matt Wulfers (ND). 2B -- Jacob Essner (ND), Tony Longman (ND), Korey Chapman (C). Multiple hits -- Notre Dame, Lee Essner 2-3. Records -- Notre Dame 3-2, Chaffee 0-4.
Oran 20, Leopold 0
Matt Seyer and Paul Bucher combined on a five-inning no-hitter as Oran romped at home.
WP -- Matt Seyer, 2-0. LP -- Nathan Thele. HR -- Seyer (O). 3B -- Seyer (O). 2B -- Brent Graviett (O). Multiple hits -- Oran, Seyer 4-5, Joey Williams 2-3, Austin Dumey 2-3. Records -- Oran 3-0.
Scott County Central 10, Bell City 4
James Brown pitched four innings in Scott County Central's first win.
WP -- James Brown, 1-0. Multiple hits -- SCC, Daniel Holman 2-4; Josh Woods 2-3. Records -- SCC 1-0, Bell City 0-1.
Crystal City 5, St. Vincent 0
St. Vincent committed five errors and had just three hits in a loss on the road.
WP -- Zimmerman. LP -- Dusty Cissell, 0-1.Records -- Crystal City 3-0, St. Vincent 1-1.
-- From staff reports
TRACK AND FIELD
Jackson swept its own quad meet.
Isaac Venable won the 800 and 1,600 and Brad Crader won the shot put and discus for the Jackson boys.
For the girls, Amy West (pole vault) and Rachel Smith (1,600) were individual winners for Jackson.
Notre Dame's Emily Bira set a school record in the 200 meter dash with a time of 27.26 seconds.GIRLS SOCCER
Notre Dame 5, Poplar Bluff 0
Sierra Ellis scored twice in a home win. Lauren Mehner, Megan Holloway and Amanda Dirnberger added goals for Notre Dame (5-0). Dirnberger and Brittney Little had two assists apiece. Katie Palmer and Laura Muir combined for the shutout.
Notre Dame's JV won 3-0.
Jackson 2, Hillsboro 0
Molly Hartmann had a goal and an assist in Jackson's road victory.
Jackson (4-1) had plenty of offensive opportunities with 32 shots on goal. Randi Kraust scored Jackson's other goal. Kylie Werner recorded the shutout.
Jackson's JV team won 2-0.GOLF
Jackson 153, Fredericktown 172
Chase Walker, Gabe Seyer and Taylor McDowell shot 38s for Jackson (3-2) in a road dual win.
Eric Fraley rounded out Jackson's top four with a 39.
Kevin Foster of Fredericktown was the medalist with a 1-under par 35.
Notre Dame 177, Perryville 194
Notre Dame defeated Perryville in a home dual.
Will Lindman carded a 39 to lead Notre Dame (2-3). Jon Obermark turned in a 42, Andrew Mothershead had a 46 and Tyler Menz scored a 50.GIRLS SWIMMING
Central 118, Lutheran South 62
Central won its fourth meet in a row with a victory over Lutheran South at home.
Callie Hoffman won the 200 IM and was a part of two winning relay teams for Central (6-2).
Medley relay -- 1. 2:09.00 (Callie Hoffman, Brett Ford, Hannah Lewis, Cassie Kipper)
200 IM -- 1. Hoffman 2:40.00
50 free -- 1. Hannah Lewis :29.81
Diving -- 1. Jackie Erlacker 176.45
500 free -- 1. Kipper 6:01.52
200 free relay -- 1. 1:53.60 (Amanda Dewrock, Hoffman, Hannah Kinder, Lewis)SOFTBALL
Oran 8, Leopold 4
Leopold's four-run sixth inning was not enough in a road loss.
Tina Engelen, Wendy Vandeven, Amber Nenninger and Toni Eftink had two hits apiece for Leopold (1-1).
Wendy Eftink and Erica Dirnberger led Oran (1-1) with three hits apiece. Tori St. Cin, Lexi Todt and Mandi Wood had two hits apiece. Hanna Seyer pitched all seven innings for the win.
WP -- Hanna Seyer, 1-1. LP -- Mary Beth Bohnsack, 1-1. 2B -- Tina Engelen (L), Erica Dirnberger (O). Multiple hits -- Leopold, Engelen 2-3; Wendy Vandeven 2-4; Amber Nenninger 2-4; Toni Eftink 2-4; Oran, Tori St. Cin 2-4; Wendy Eftink 3-4; Lexi Todt 2-4; Mandi Wood 2-4; Dirnberger 3-4. Records -- Leopold 1-1, Oran 1-1.
-- From staff reports