High school baseball roundup: Notre Dame, Chaffee cruise in district tourney openers
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Jesse Schott smashed a home run to lead top-seeded Notre Dame to a 17-0 victory over Doniphan in the Class 3 District 1 baseball quarterfinals Saturday.
Ross James earned the win on the mound.
Cody Heisserer tripled, while Chase Simmons and Blake Hagedorn both had a double for the Bulldogs (20-4).
Notre Dame broke open the game with 10 runs in the second inning.
Notre Dame advanced to face Dexter in Monday's semifinal. The Bearcats eliminated Perryville with a 5-3 win.
The other semifinal will feature Kennett vs. Ste. Genevieve, which ousted Scott City 5-1.
NOTRE DAME 17, DONIPHAN 0
WP -- Ross James. LP -- Baca. HR -- Jesse Schott (ND). 3B -- Cody Heisserer (ND). 2B -- Chase Simmons (ND), Blake Hagedorn (ND), McCab (D). Multiple hits -- Notre Dame: Justin Landewee 2-3, Jon Lynch 2-3, Chase Simmons 3-3. Records -- Notre Dame 20-4, Doniphan 0-0.
Class 2 District 3
Top-seeded Chaffee cruised to a 20-1 victory over Meadow Heights in a quarterfinal game.
Alex Crowe struck out seven to earn the win.
Jared Walker, Daniel Dooley and Alex Davie each had a triple for the Red Devils (22-3).
Chaffee will face fourth-seeded Jefferson in Monday's at 2 p.m. semifinal.
Jefferson reached the semifinal round by defeating Saxony Lutheran 10-0 in five innings.
Jon Winkler suffered the loss after allowing six earned runs on eight hits over 3 2/3 innings.
Winkler did help his own cause by going 3 for 3 at the plate.
Monday's other semifinal will feature Kelly, an 8-4 winner over Woodland, against second-seeded Valle Catholic, which beat St. Vincent 12-0. First pitch is scheduled for 4:15 p.m.
CHAFFEE 20, MEADOW HEIGHTS 1
WP -- Alex Crowe, 7-0. LP -- Josh Douglas. 3B -- Jared Walker (C), Daniel Dooley (C), Alex Davie (C). Multiple hits -- Chaffee: Jared Walker 2-3, Daniel Dooley 2-2, Cody Payne 2-3, Alex Crowe 2-2, Cody Johnson 2-3. Records -- Chaffee 22-3, Meadow Heights 1-20.
JEFFERSON 10, SAXONY LUTHERAN 0
WP -- Alexander. LP -- Jon Winkler. 3B -- Ethan Mirly (SL). 2B -- Boeckstiegel (J), Messiner (J). Multiple hits -- Saxony Lutheran: Winkler 3-3; Jefferson: Boeckstiegel 2-3, Walsh 2-3, Lankford 2-3. Records -- Saxony Lutheran 15-9.
-- From staff reports