YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – In another dominant performance Jordyn Kenneally tossed a 3-hitter as Ursuline got by Crestview 2-1 to take the Sectional Championship this evening. Kenneally also struck out 11 batters and didn’t allow a walk as she registered her 19th win of the season (19-3).
The Lady Irish scored the first run of the game in the bottom of the first when McKenzie Shells’ two-out single knocked in Caroline Aey. In the fourth, Ursuline struck again when Adi Quattro scored on Megan Ross’ hit.
In the top of the fifth, Crestview’s Brittany Coblentz scored on a passed ball to cut the lead to 2-1.
Ross and Quattro had two hits apiece for the Irish while Coblentz also had a pair of base hits for the Rebels.
Crestview was paced by the pitching of Autumn Lindsay, who allowed 7-hits but struck out 6 and didn’t permit a walk the entire game.
Ursuline (20-3) will play at the New Middletown District Semifinal tomorrow at 4:30 pm against Waterloo.