Bears’ Lynn Hits 4 HRs

Senior Drives In Nine In 16-1 Victory Over Eagles

Frewsburg’s Olivia Lynn, pictured postgame in catcher’s gear, is seen with her teammates in front of the outfield fence at the Robert H. Jackson Sports Complex in Frewsburg. Submitted photo

FREWSBURG — Olivia Lynn had a day to remember Friday at the Robert H. Jackson Sports Complex.

Lynn hit four home runs and drove in nine runs as Frewsburg coasted past Ellicottville, 16-1, in Division 2 East softball action.

The senior catcher went 4 for 5 with a two-run home run in the first inning, a two-run home run in the fourth inning, a two-run home run in the fifth inning and a three-run home run in the sixth inning.

Lynn and Ayla Bragg hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning while Bragg added a pair of doubles later in the game.

Cassie Whippo and Kaitlyn Blanchard added two hits apiece in the 14-hit attack for the Bears.

Lynn is pictured rounding third base on one of her home runs. Submitted photo

MaKena Adams threw a one-hitter with 11 strikeouts and a walk while hitting three batters for the Bears (4-6, 3-1).

Jessie Sheffield hit a two-out solo home run in the top of the first inning for Ellicottville’s only hit.


Sydney Burk threw a one-hitter with two walks and 15 strikeouts as Southwestern shut out Jamestown, 5-0, in non-league action.

Erin Radack led off bottom of the first inning with an inside-the-park home run to the left-center field gap and finished with two hits and two runs scored for the Trojans (8-1, 6-0). Katie Brinkley went 2 for 4, Sarah Chau had an RBI single in the sixth inning and Burk added two hits, including a two-run single in the seventh inning for Southwestern.

MacKenzie McWilliams had a third-inning single for the Red Raiders’ lone hit. Morgan Brightman struck out two and walked two in the circle for Jamestown (1-5, 0-4).


RANDOLPH — Allegany-Limestone scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning and held on for a 14-12 Division 1 East win over Randolph.

The Gators (1-5, 1-2) led 11-10 entering the bottom of the seventh before Randolph’s Nikki Lockwood, Jaylynn Ashdown and Raven Waterhouse hit consecutive two-out singles to load the bases. Annalise Boyer followed with a walk to force in the tying run before Allegany-Limestone’s Kayley Dennis picked up a strikeout to leave the bases loaded.

The Cardinals (1-8, 1-3) took a 5-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning highlighted by Brynn Pagett’s three-run home run. The Gators eventually took the lead in the top of the fifth inning before Randolph answered to take an 8-7 lead in the bottom half of the frame. Allegany-Limestone answered with four runs in the top of the sixth inning to take an 11-8 lead before the Cardinals scored twice in the bottom half to pull within a run.

Cameron Spring’s bases-clearing three-run triple highlighted a four-run third inning for Allegany-Limestone. Danielle Spring added three hits while Shianne Woodgie, Cora Emery and Morgan Davis each added two hits. Dennis struck out seven in the win.

Lockwood finished with three hits while Waterhouse, Kira Lewis, Allison Mansfield (double) and Ashdown each had two hits.

Allison Mansfield and Abbigail Mansfield combined for five strikeouts in the circle.


FREDONIA — Fredonia kept its undefeated record intact with a 6-2 Division 1 West win over Maple Grove.

Hannah Cybart was the pivotal player for the Hillbillies (5-0, 4-0). In the circle, she pitched a complete game while allowing five hits and striking out eight. At the plate, Cybart helped herself by drilling an RBI double in a three-run second inning.

Maple Grove (4-4, 2-4) scored two unearned runs in the top of the fifth.

Katie Price doubled for Fredonia.

For the Red Dragons, Elise Swanson went 2 for 3 while Elizabeth Harrison went 2 for 3 with a double. Mary Nickerson had a single and two RBIs.


GOWANDA — Jenna Lockwood threw a complete game with six strikeouts as Portville blanked Gowanda, 3-0, in Division 1 East.

Da:Di’ Jones threw a complete game with four strikeouts and two walks for Gowanda (2-3, 0-2). Olivia Pawlak, Adrianna Heary and Cheyanne Williams all went 2 for 3.

Portville’s Haley Unverdorben went 3 for 3 with a walk and Jessica Munson went 2 for 3.


BROCTON — Clymer benefited from six walks to take down Brocton, 7-4, in Division 2 West action.

Clymer (2-4, 2-4) jumped out to a 5-2 lead after three innings and never looked back. Lauren Dunnewold led the Pirates with two hits. Erica Gustafson was the winning pitcher, going the distance with one walk and three strikeouts.

The Bulldogs (2-7, 2-3) received an RBI double from Jypsi Eidens while Elise Miller and Elyse Markham each had two hits.


NORTH COLLINS — The North Collins offense found its groove in a 10-3 Division 2 East victory over Pine Valley.

Rebecca Cyrek got things started in the bottom of the first as she cranked a home run on the first pitch of the inning. She finished with two hits and three runs scored. Rebecca Holmes went 2 for 4 with two doubles and three RBIs while Courtney Wilson was 3 for 4 with three runs scored, two doubles and three RBIs. Morgan Lawton had two hits with a triple and two runs scored while Emily Winter went 3 for 4.

In the circle, Cyrek went the distance with five strikeouts and two walks for the Eagles (7-3, 3-1).

The Panthers’ offense was highlighted by Zoey Nelson’s home run and Kaylee Crisanti’s double.


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