Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Sports

April 11, 2012

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Redskins fall at home to Blazers

Goshen struggles to produce runs in nonconference loss to Elkhart Central

GOSHEN — A close game early turned ugly later on Wednesday for Goshen High School’s softball Lady Redskins.

Elkhart Central’s Blue Blazers never trailed and broke it open with a six-run fifth inning for a 10-1 non-conference victory at Shanklin Park.

The learning continues for a very inexperienced Lady Redskin team under first-year head coach Cassie McCormack who was involved in a lengthy post-game meeting with her club.

Goshen managed just four hits in the game off Central senior right hander Emillea Rief who struck out six and walked two.

Junior Kaylee Shepherd singled for GHS in the first inning and junior Lacee Mulcahey reached on an error, but both were stranded.

Senior McKenzie Byler walked in the third and scored on a two-out double to left field by sophomore Taylor Caouette.

Byler tripled with two out in the fifth and Caouette again doubled to lead off the sixth, but the Redskins were unable to score on either occasion.

Byler did the pitching for Goshen, striking out three and walking four.

The Redskins had four errors behind her.

Central got an RBI single from sophomore Kate Cobb in the third inning and an RBI single by senior Kate Fann in the fifth.

In the big sixth inning, Goshen was guilty of three miscues.

Cobb ripped a run-scoring double, Fann and senior Mariah VanderHoek RBI singles.

The Redskins did have some good plays in the field, particulary from Caouette at shortstop and freshman Brooke Miller at second base.

Goshen plays in the Adams Invitational at LaSalle Field in South Bend on Saturday and opens Northern Lakes Conference play Monday at home against Northridge. Goshen will also host East Noble on Tuesday and  resume NLC play at Elkhart Memorial on Wednesday.

1
Text Only
Sports
  • PODCAST: TGN Sports Roundtable, Ep. 27

    TGN Sports Editor David Vantress and Sport Reporter Greg Keim give kudos to the four local runners who competed in the 2014 Boston Marathon and look ahead to a busy week in Michiana prep sports.

    Produced by Sheila Selman

    April 24, 2014

  • APTOPIX Diamondbacks Cubs 100th Anniversary Baseball [Duplicate] CHICAGO BASEBALL: For Wrigley, it's party of a century CHICAGO -- For Wrigley Field, it really was the party of a century. Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at Wrigley, the famed ballpark got quite the birthday bash on Wednesday afternoon. Hall

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Diamondbacks beat Cubs on Wrigley's 100th birthday CHICAGO -- On the 100th anniversary of the first game at Wrigley Field, the team with the worst record in the major leagues won. And it wasn't the Chicago Cubs. After an error by shortstop Starlin Castro, the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied for five run

    April 24, 2014

  • GN140424 Mathis armor NFL:Mathis' leadership paying off for Colts INDIANAPOLIS -- An authentic set of battle armor greeted visitors to Robert Mathis' locker Wednesday at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center. The black-and-gold helmet and chest plate look more at home in one of the "300" movies, but they are the

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140424 goshen-warsaw baseball ambrose PREP BASEBALL: Tigers blank Goshen in NLC contest GOSHEN -- Wins have been hard to come by for the Goshen baseball team so far in 2014. That frustrating trend continued Wednesday night at Phend Field as the Redskins fell to visiting Warsaw, 9-0 in an NLC contest. With the loss, Goshen dropped to 1-9

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wrigley Baseball-30 [Duplicate] CHICAGO BASEBALL: Scorekeeper at Wrigley practices dying art CHICAGO -- Inside a dusty, dimly lit chamber of steel catwalks, Darryl Wilson peers out a square hole and into one of baseball's most revered shrines. For 23 years, Wilson has been a scoreboard operator at Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. Run

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140424 base nr nw 06 PREP BASEBALL: Youth is served NAPPANEE -- A youthful Northridge High School baseball team is being led by a youngster. Sophomore right-handed pitcher Andrew Kennedy tossed his second good outing in a row as he defeated the NorthWood Panthers, 5-3, in an NLC contest Wednesday even

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Former shoe peddler tries to upend NCAA

    There are those who would argue that Sonny Vaccaro

    April 23, 2014

  • Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

    During a recent game at Wrigley Field

    April 23, 2014

  • Scorekeeper at Wrigley practices dying art

    Inside a dusty, dimly lit chamber of steel catwalks

    April 23, 2014

Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
AP Video
Poll

There has been discussion at West Goshen Elementary School to require mandatory student uniforms in the future. How do you feel about the prospect of mandatory student uniforms in a public school environment?

I think it’s an excellent idea that is way overdue
I think it’s a bad idea and would be restrictive for students and parents.
     View Results