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Perry’s HR gives Lady Trojans 1-0 victory over Lady Pointers

South Point Lady Pointers’ outfielder Kylee Ellison hauls in a fly ball during Monday’s game at Portsmouth. The Lady Pointers lost a heartbreaker 1-0. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Gearhart)

Jim Walker
jim.walker@irontontribune.com

PORTSMOUTH — South Point Lady Pointers’ pitcher Holly Ramey and Portsmouth Lady Trojans’ pitcher Kylee Montgomery kept matching each other almost batter for batter.
The only exception was a home run that gave Portsmouth a 1-0 Ohio Valley Conference win on Monday.
Ramey gave up six hits, struck out seven and walked one in six innings. Montgomery allowed only three hits, struck out seven and did not walk a batter over seven innings for the win.
Madison Perry took care of all the game’s scoring leading off the bottom of the first inning with a solo home run
Perry also had a double as she went 2-3. Cassie Potts also went 2-3 with a double for Portsmouth.
Kylee Ellison, Jill Aylsworth and Destinee Newton all singled for South Point’s hits.
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Portsmouth 100 000 x = 1 6 3
Holly Ramey and Destinee Newton. Kylee Montgomery and Jacqueline Bautista. W-Montgomery (K-7, BB-0). L-Ramey (K-7, BB-1). Hitting-SP: Kylee Ellison 1-3, Jill Aylsworth 1-3, Destinee Newton 1-2; PHS: Madison Perry 2-3 HR 2B rbi, Faith Phillips 1-3, Cassie Potts 2-3 2B, Kylisha Kearns 1-2.