The St. Elmo softball team fell in both games at Saturday’s Fairfield Tournament.
The Lady Eagles lost to Wayne City, 7-3, and Fairfield, 16-0.
Against Wayne City, senior Megan Maxey had an RBI triple and a run scored, while freshman Sarah Maxey and junior Danie Austin each crossed the plate in a three-run third inning.
Against Fairfield, St. Elmo (0-2) got a triple from Austin and a single from Megan Maxey.
Saturday, March 16
Wayne City 7
St. Elmo 3
LP: Scholes (0-1)
St. Elmo 0
LP: S. Austin (0-1)
Last Thursday, Mulberry Grove lost its season-opener to Sandoval, 11-1.
Kyle Klawitter paced the offense with a 2-for-2 day, and Kaiah Miller was 1-for-3, with a tripe and a run. Miller scored on an RBI single from Derek Childress in the fifth.
Childress took the loss, striking out six over six innings of work.
Thursday, March 14
Mulberry Grove 1
LP: Childress (0-1); 6 IP, 6 K, 11 R, 7 ER, 15 H, 1 BB, 3 HP
Offense: Klawitter, 2-for-2, BB; Miller, 1-for-3, 3B, run; Childress, 1-for-2, RBI, BB; Austin Redfern, 2 BB.