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Lady Pioneers shut out Cumberland County
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It was a no-fly zone Saturday, at least for the Lady Jets, as the Lady Pioneers blanked Cumberland County, 16-0, staying undefeated in the district this season.Lady Pioneer Ashton Whiles couldn’t have pitched a more perfect game throwing a no-hit shutout for four innings, with 3 strikeouts and 1 walk, while Warren County’s offense scored 16 runs to end the game early by run rule.The Lady Pioneers (6-3, 3-0) started early, scoring 2 runs in the top of the first when Hailey Wood scored off a Skyler Youngblood single, 1-0, and Emily Mikkola scored off a sacrifice fly by Whiles, 2-0, before ending the inning.The second inning wrote the book for Warren County as the Lady Pioneers scored 8 runs, giving them a 10-0 lead after just 2 innings. Mikkola drove home Lexie Chadwell and Wood with a line-drive double, 4-0. Mikkola scored again off a Neva Tackett single, 5-0, and Youngblood tripled on a line drive to left field driving in Tackett, 6-0.