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Glide whips Butte Falls in Special District 5 twin bill

April 14, 2019

BUTTE FALLS — The Glide softball team rolled to a pair of softball wins over Butte Falls on Saturday, remaining unbeaten in Special District 5.

The Wildcats (10-2, 6-0 SD5) won 15-3 and 17-3, both contests getting called after five innings due to the 10-run rule.

Glide pounded out 16 hits in the opener. Ruby Livingston was 3-for-4 with two RBIs, Jordan Williams hit 3-for-5 with a double, two triples and three RBIs and Alyssa Malek was 2-for-5 with four RBIs.

In Game 2, the Wildcats scored nine times in the top of the third. Williams hit a three-run homer in the first and Molly Mills had a solo HR in the third.

Williams finished 3-for-4 with a double, triple and five RBIs. Jasmine Rams was 2-for-3 and Malek had two hits in four at-bats and knocked in three runs.

Mills and Malek combined on a one-hitter.

Glide is scheduled to host Reedsport in a nonleague game Monday, weather permitting.

First Game

Glide;267;00;—;15;16;3

Butte Falls;000;12;—;3;3;7

Williams, Malek (3) and Malek, Ranger (3); Posey and Watanabe. WP — Williams. LP — Posey. 2B — Michel (G), Williams (G). 3B — Belloir (G), Williams 2 (G), McNabb (BF).

Second Game

Glide;329;30;—;17;10;4

Butte Falls;003;00;—;3;1;3

Mills, Malek (4) and Ranger; Byrum, Wood (4), Welburn (4) and Watanabe. WP — Mills. LP — Byrum. 2B — Michel (G), Malek (G), Williams (G). 3B — Malek (G), Williams (G). HR — Williams (G), Mills (G).