D4 Regional Softball: Mathews-Cuyahoga Hts

Mathews-Baseball

2013 Division IV Softball Kent Regional Semifinal
Wednesday, May 29 at 5 PM at Kent State University
#5 Mathews (22-7) vs. Cuyahoga Heights (28-2)

Road to the Regionals
Mathews
District Final – Mathews 3 Bristol 0
District Semifinal – Mathews 1 Windham 0
Sectional Final – Mathews 8 Badger 2

After splitting both contests with Bristol during the regular season, the Lady Mustangs got the one that counted the most – a 3-0 victory in the District Championship. Sophomore Cheyenne Eggens pitched a one-hit shutout which included 12 strikeouts. The previous game against Windham, #99 fanned 16 batters. By virtue of their victory, Mathews has now won four consecutive district crowns.

Cuyahoga Heights
District Final – Cuyahoga Heights 4 Mapleton 0
District Semifinal – Cuyahoga Heights 12 Lake Center Christian 1, 5 innings
Sectional Final – Cuyahoga Heights 21 Cleveland VASJ 0

The Lady Redskins topped their first two playoff opponents by a combined score of 33-1. However, the Mapleton game proved to be a bit more competitive. Cuyahoga Heights’ Meredith Chopka, a transfer from Woodridge, threw a two-hitter to propel the ‘Skins to the Regionals. Chopka struck out 12 opponents. Lauren Goetz went 3 for 4 while belting her 5th homerun of the season.

Winner to play in the Regional Championship on June 1 at noon against the winner of Jackson-Milton/Col. Crawford

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus