The Centura/Central Valley Diamonds are seeded second at the
State Class “C” District 6 Tournament being held at Chadron this Thursday and Friday. .
First round games Thursday have 4th seeded Ord (8-14) taking on #5 seeded St Paul (5-18) at 9:00 a.m. MST on Field CSC, while #3 seeded Southern Valley (15-8) takes on #6 seeded Minden (4-18) at 9:00 a.m. MST on Field Hampton.
At 11:00 a.m. MST (noon CST) #2 seeded Centura/Central Valley (12-11) takes on #7 seeded Chase County (3-25), while the winner on game 1 Ord or St Paul takes on top seeded Chadron (16-9) at the same time.
With a win CCV would play the
winner of the Southern Valley/ Minden game at 1:00 p.m.; with a lost in the first game CCV would play the loser of the Chadron/Ord/St Paul game at 3:00 p.m. MST
If CCV wins their first game and loses their second game they would play the loser of the Ord/St Paul game at 3:00 p.m. MST Thursday.
The four teams still alive after Thursday’s action will play Friday starting at 9:00 a.m. MST
The first championship game is slated for 1:00 p.m. MST Friday.
The district winners will advance to the state tournament in Hasting, starting next week on Wednesday, October 11th.
KNLV radio of Ord will be covering area teams at the Chadron tournament.
Diamonds Place Third at Conference Tourney
The Centura/Central Valley Diamonds went 2 and 1 at the Louplatte Conference Softball Tournament held at Wood River last Friday.
Grand Island Central Catholic/Wood River/Doniphan-Trumbull- GI Heartland Lutheran won the five team tournament defeating Ord 12 to 0 in three innings in the championship game.
GICC pitcher Lexie Kohmetscher only allowed Ord 1 hit.
Ord defeated Central City 17 to 5 in the semi-final game.
CCV17, St Paul 5
The first game had fourth seeded CCV against fifth seeded St Paul.
St Paul took a 2 to 0 lead in the top of the first inning.
CCV came back, scoring 11 runs in the bottom of the first inning.
St Paul added 3 runs in the top of the second inning.
CCV scored 6 more runs in the bottom of the second and held St Paul scoreless in the third inning to end the game because of the 12 run rule.
CCV had 10 hits, 4 walks and 2 hit batters. Allison Dugan had 6 RBI’s and three hits in the game. The big hit of the game was a bases loaded triple, with Allyson also scoring as the relay throw evaded the cutoff player. Allyson scored 3 runs
Emma had two hits, while Morgan Semm, Kilee Ackles, Reilly Young, Jasmine Miller and Brylee Barr also had hits.
Ragan Wood reached base all three times 92 walks and being hit by a pitch, scoring all 3 times she reached base.
Morgan Semm scored three times, while Kilee Ackles, Jasmine Miller and Emma Myers also scored two runs each.
Kilee Ackles did the pitching for CCV, allowing 4 hits, striking out 2,
walking three and hitting one batter.
GICC 11, CCV 1
GICC/WR?DT showed no mercy as they scored 7 runs in the bottom of the first inning and went on to defeat CCV 11 to 1 in four innings, in the semi-final game of the Louplatte Conference Tourney at Wood River Friday afternoon..
GICC pitcher Lexie Kohmetscher dominated the game as she threw a two hitter.
CCV got their lone run in the fourth inning as Morgan Semm tripled and Ragan Wood singled her home.
CCV 000 1 = 1 2 3
GICC 711 2 = 11 14 0
CCV 12, Central City 4
The CCV Diamonds defeated Central City 12 to 4 in the third place game.
CCV had 8 hits, 5 walks and took advantage of several Central City errors in scoring their 12 runs.
Reilly Young had a double and a single, with Kilee Ackles and Shelby Budde each having two single. Also having hits for CCV included Ragan Wood and Emma Myer.
Kilee Ackles pitched 6 innings allowing 9 hits, walking 3 and striking out 2.
The CCV defense aided the cause by completing two double plays.
CC 200 020 = 2 9
CCV 244 002 = 12 8
Article written by John Smyth