Area briefs: Millbrook boys’ soccer blanks Generals 2-0

Posted: March 29, 2014

From Star staff reports

QUICKSBURG — The Millbrook boys’ soccer team shut out Stonewall Jackson in a 2-0 victory on the road Friday night.

The Pioneers (2-1) did not surrender a single shot on goal in the game, outshooting the Generals 14-0.

Senior Esteban Melivilu and junior Rody Diyoka tallied the two scores for Millbrook off assists from seniors Shane Moyer and Taylor James.

GIRLS’ TENNIS

Colonels 6, Applemen 3

WINCHESTER — Ashley Hillyard, Haley Burke and Clarissa Nicely notched a pair of wins to lead James Wood to its first girls’ tennis victory of the season in a non-district match against Musselman (W.Va.) on Friday.

Hillyard won 8-2 over Camille Ratliff at No. 2 singles, and then teamed with Fae Schweitzer for an 8-2 win at No. 1 doubles. Burke won 8-6 over Vanessa Beddon at No. 4 singles, and Nicely won 8-0 over Destini Teng at No. 5 singles. James Wood’s Fernanda Franco won 8-4 at No. 6 singles.

Burke and Nicely also teamed for an 8-0 victory at No. 3 doubles for the Colonels (1-2).

BASEBALL

Applemen 5, Colonels 4 (9 inn.)

BUNKER HILL, W.Va. — Musselman (W.Va.) defeated James Wood on a bases-loaded single with no one out in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday night in non-district action.

Musselman put itself in position for the winning run after a throwing error allowed the leadoff runner to take second. A bunt put runners on first and third, and an intentional walk loaded the bases.

James Wood (3-1) rallied to tie the game at 4-4 with three runs in the top of the fifth.

KaCee Duggan (0-1) took the loss despite allowing just two hits in five innings of relief. Duggan had two hits and two runs on offense, and Casey Cochran and Dakota Orndorff each added two hits.

SOFTBALL

Applemen 6, Colonels 0

INWOOD, W.Va. — Sabrina Schroads pitched a complete game, one-hit shutout and struck out seven in Musselman’s victory over James Wood Friday night.

Courteney Harper had the Colonels’ lone hit — a single.

Anna Bentley hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning, and Taylor Stocks added a two-run homer in the third for Musselman.

James Wood’s Sarah Garis (1-1) took the loss, allowing 11 hits while strikeout out one in a complete game.

COLLEGE GOLF

SU opens with season-best 290

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — The Shenandoah University men’s golf team opened its participation at the 43rd Annual Marine Federal Credit Union Intercollegiate Golf Championships by shooting a collective 290 Friday afternoon.

Playing the par-70, 6,110-yard Scarlet course, Shenandoah posted four scores in the 70s for the first time this spring.

The 290 is also the best score of the year for the Hornets.

Sophomores Doc Schulte and Evan Cocke paced SU by both shooting two-over 72.

Senior Zach Ramey and freshman Brennan Lloyd backed up Schulte and Cocke with a pair of 73s.

Adam Flees had a 79 that did not count toward the team total.