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Lady Panthers maintain OVC softball lead

PEDRO - Candace Dickerson pitched a four-hitter and went 3-for-4 as the Chesapeake Lady Panthers edged the Rock Hill Redwomen 3-2 and remained in first place in the Ohio Valley Conference.

Chesapeake, 6-1 and 3-0 in the OVC, finished with seven hits. Joanna Delimpo and Allyson Baise each went 2-4.

Katrina Settle went 2-3 to lead the Redwomen, 3-2 and 1-2.

Rock Hill played a doubleheader at Pickerington Saturday and travels to River Valley Monday for a league game.

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Candace Dickerson and McCallister. Bobbi Harper and Melissa McFann. W-Dickerson. L-Harper. Hitting-Chesapeake: Candace Dickerson 3-4, Joanna Delimpo 2-4, Allyson Baise 2-4; Rock Hill: Katrina Settle 2-3.

South Point 9, Fairland 6

PROCTORVILLE - The South Point Lady Pointers used a big offense to outscore the Fairland Lady Dragons 9-6 Friday in an Ohio Valley Conference game.

Ashley Patrick went 3-for-4 as South Point collected 13 hits. Marie Viglianco, Summer Malone and Felesha Dickess all went 2-4.

Patrick got the win as she allowed seven hits.

Ashley Graham and Danielle Jordan were 2-4 to lead Fairland.

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Ashley Patrick and Summer Malone. Megan Auxier and Stephanie Graham. W-Patrick. L-Auxier. 2B-South Point: Marie Viglianco, Ashley Patrick 2, Summer Malone, Nicole Nichols; Fairland: Marie Stewart. Hitting-South Point: Marie Viglianco 2-4, Ashley Patrick 3-4, Summer Malone 2-4, Felesha Dickess 2-4, Plants 2-3; Fairland: Ashley Graham 2-4, Danielle Jordan 2-4.