AVCS9, Moriah 2
AVCS 23, Moriah 8
AuSable Valley swept a doubleheader form Moriah in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference softball play May 23.
Moriah dropped the opener, 8-2. Samantha Wright and Jamie Poirier each had two hits for the Vikings.
AVCStook the nightcap, 23-8.
Crown Point 4, ELCS3
Crown Point edged Elizabethtown-Lewis, 4-3, in the Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference playoffs May 23.
The teams started play May 20, but the game was suspended with the score 2-2 because of lightning.
ELCS grabbed a 2-0 lead in the third, but Crown Point answered in the bottom of the frame with run-scoring singles by Lindsay Brace and Chelsea DuShane.
Crown Point fell behind, 3-2, in the fifth inning, but won the game with a pair of runs in the sixth. Ellen Kiely singled and DuShane reached on an error. Both scored on two more errors.
Ticonderoga 14, Beekmantown 1
Ticonderoga routed Beekmantown, 14-1, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference softball play May 24.
Katie Palandrani blasted a three-run homer to key a six-run third inning as the Sentinels took control of the game.
Andrea Rich and Taylor Ward each had three hits for the locals. Melissa Pocket and Megan Campney each had two hits.
Keene 8, Schroon 4
Keene literally walked past Schroon Lake, 8-4, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference softball action May 24.
The Beavers scored eight runs on two hits, capitalizing on 17 walks. Keene won the game with a four-run sixth inning. Three of the runs came on walks.
Rebecca Armstrong had two hits for the Schroon Lake.
Schroon, 4-7 on the season, is undefeated in games it issued six or fewer walks. It's winless when walking more than six.
Crown Point 13, Westport 3
Crown Point romped past Westport, 13-3, in Section VII Class D softball play May 27.
The top-seeded Panthers got four hits and four runs batted in from Ashley Morgan. Ellen Kiely and Lindsay Brace each had two hits for the winners.
Chelsea DuShane got the mound win, fanning seven and allowing two hits.
ELCS 11, Schroon 0
Schroon Lake was eliminated by Elizabethtown-Lewis, 11-0, in Section VII Class D softball play May 28.
Andrea LeVien fired a one-hitter for ELCS, striking out nine.
Abbey Veverka had the lone Wildcat hit, a double in the third inning.