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Oakland beats Riddle, 9-2

May 1, 2019

OAKLAND — The Oakland softball team scored nine runs in the opening two innings and it was more than enough on Tuesday as the Oakers handed Riddle a 9-2 Special District 3 loss.

Kylie Pfaff was 3-for-4 with a double and two runs for the Oakers (13-3, 9-2 SD3), who are in third place in the league standings. Grace Witten was 2-for-4 with two runs and two RBIs, and Kelsie Collins and Ellie Witten each added two hits. Paige Smith knocked in three runs.

Andrea Bean pitched a four-hitter with 12 strikeouts and one walk. Emilee Ball was 2-for-3 for the Irish (4-13, 2-10).

Oakland hosts Yoncalla Thursday. Riddle hosts Mohawk in a doubleheader Friday.

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Langdon and Miles; Bean and Pfaff. WP — Bean. LP — Langdon. 2B — Langdon (R), Pfaff (O), Smith (O).