NEW ALBANY —
• HYR closes with second win: After starting 0-2, HYR finished third in the 10-11 standings following two straight victories, including a 12-0 triumph over Clarksville on Saturday.
HYR scored three runs in the opening frame and added a third run for a 3-0 lead after two innings. It then put Clarksville away by sending 13 batters to the plate for eight runs in the third. Chase Davis hit a two-RBI double off the fence in the third.
Dave went 3-for-3 and scored three times. Caleb Kimm and Adam Spalding each went 2-for-2 and had two RBIs. Spalding also scored twice. Just Bailey had a hit, was hit by a pitch and scored a run.
• New Albany drops first game at state: On Saturday, defending state runner-up South Bend South East handed New Albany its first loss of the tournament, 14-9.
Bre Schoenfeld went 2-for-4 with three runs and three RBIs in the loss. Camri Thomas and Erin Bell also went 2-for-4. Thomas knocked in three runs and Bell added an RBI for New Albany.
New Albany continues pool play today against Bedford at 2 p.m. On Monday, it will face Anderson Riverfield in its final pool play contest before the semifinals and the championship on Tuesday.