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Thu. March 7, 2013 | Matt Baker | Email

Softball super seven
1. River Ridge (8-0):
Ernie Beck’s Royal Knights have outscored opponents 105-11, and ace Makenzie Goluba has only allowed one earned run. Competition in PHU’s tournament this weekend will be fierce and show how strong River Ridge is.

2. Gulf (9-0): The Buccaneers have been almost as dominant as the Knights, with an undefeated start and beating opponents by a combined score of 78-7. Junior Madison Morlan is making a strong case as Pasco County’s top pitcher (48 innings, 46 strikeouts, two earned runs).

3. Mitchell (6-2): No shame in the Mustangs’ two losses — to River Ridge and East Lake — especially considering Mitchell’s quality wins against Hudson and Zephyrhills. Cassidy Neptune (12 RBIs, .538 average) is off to a blazing start.

4. Hernando (6-2): Convincing victories over Springstead and Nature Coast leave no doubt that Courtney Riddle and the Leopards are the cream of Hernando County. But it won’t be easy to crack into the playoffs in Class 5A, District 7.

5. Zephyrhills (7-3): The Bulldogs look like the No. 2 team in a district (5A-8) that’s up for grabs. Keep an eye on sophomore Lindsey Hupp, who’s already knocked in 13 runs.

6. Wiregrass Ranch (6-4): The Bulls are a 5-0 against North Suncoast teams — and winless against Hillsborough County district foes.

7. Springstead (5-3): The Eagles aren’t as dominant as last year, but, as this week’s 7-5 win over Central shows, they can still get the job done.


(minimum 15 at-bats)
Player, school    AB    H    BA
A. McKay, HCA    18    14    .778
L. Evans, AATL    15    11    .733
M. Tolle, RR    30    21    .700
K. Gracie, Anc    26    17    .654
S. Boynton, AATL    18    11    .611
K. McCarthy, Cen    28    17    .607
N. Sedivy, Gulf    21    12    .571
K. Parker, Pas    36    20    .556
L. Burchfield, Pas    29    16    .552
C. Neptune, Mit    26    14    .538
M. Palmer, RR    24    12    .500
B. Pressler, Gulf    29    14    .483
T. McDaniel, Her    27    13    .481
S. Morales, WR    25    12    .480

Home runs
5: Tolle (RR); 3: Maguire (RR), McCarthy (Cen)    2: Power (RR), Neptune (Mit), Mowery (WR), McKay (HCA), Field (HCA); 1: McElderry (Fiv), Sedivy (Gulf), McDaniel (Her), Lane (Her), Riddle (Her), Parker (Pas), Lane (Pas), Seekins (Zep), Jordan (Zep), Dewitt (Hud), Frances (Sun), Trina (WR), Koehler (Cen), Charlwood (Cen), Rodriguez (NCT)

24: Tolle (RR); 14: McKay (HCA); 13: Maguire (RR), McDaniel (Her), Hupp (Zep), McCarthy (Cen)    12: Riddle (Her), Caudill (Pas), Neptune (Mit), David (NCT); 11: Sedivy (Gulf), Parker (Pas), Lane (Pas), Koehler (Cen); 10: Borges (Anc), Goluba (RR), Morlan (Gulf), Britton (Pas), Frances (Sun)

(minimum 10 innings)
Player, school    IP    W-L    ERA
M. Goluba, RR    32    6-0    0.22
M. Morlan, Gulf    48    8-0    0.29
J. Rennard, Zep    12    1-0    0.58
C. Riddle, Her    55.2    6-2    1.01
A. McKay, HCA    24.1    4-0    1.44
J. McElderry, Fiv    45    4-3    1.71
K. Deem, Zep    32.2    4-1    1.71
J. Fowler, Mit    17.1    3-1    2.02
M. Stanilou, Mit    26.2    3-1    2.36
M. Cohen, WR    11.1    0-1    2.47

76: Brown (Hud); 74: McElderry (Fiv); 67: Riddle (Her); 53: McKay (HCA); 46: Morlan (Gulf); 41: Goluba (RR); 36: Tipton (LOL); 35: Boynton (AATL), Koehler (Cen); 31: Fowler (Mit), Deem (Zep); 24: Stanilou (Mit); 23: Borges (Anc); 20: Micciche (Sun)


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