Softball roundup: Schumacher one-hitter leads John Jay

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Softball roundup: Schumacher one-hitter leads John Jay

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Softballs sit at the CSU softball practice Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Ram Field.

Softballs sit at the CSU softball practice Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Ram Field.

Arlington softball beat Mahopac 7-2 at Mahopac April 13, 2016.

Arlington softball beat Mahopac 7-2 at Mahopac April 13, 2016.

Freshman pitcher Megan Schumacher’s one-hit shutout over five innings led the John Jay softball team over visiting Carmel High School, 18-0, on Wednesday.

Schumacher struck out seven batters and walked one. She finished 2 for 3 with a double, an RBI and a run scored at the plate.

Sam Fitzgerald went 4 for 4 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI. Ally Muller was 3 for 3 with two doubles, four RBI and two runs scored. Shannon Rattigan finished 2 for 4 with three RBI.

“The team is just really starting to click together,” said Patriots coach Mike Crocco, whose team improved to 4-0. “Everyone has a little piece of the machine. It’s fun to watch.”

John Jay visits Carmel on Friday.

Pawling 15, Peekskill 0 — Kayla Chavarri allowed one hit and struck out 13 in 4 ⅔ innings to lead Pawling, before the game was called in the bottom of the fifth via mercy rule.

Chavarri walked a batter in the third inning and gave up an infield single in the fourth. “She was using mainly her fastball, but she was able to locate it very well,” Tigers coach John Hodge said.

Olivia Zoeller went 2 for 4 with a double and four RBI, Katie Meyer scored three runs for Pawling (4-0). Catcher Shannon Ward was 2 for 2 with three RBI “and called a great game behind the plate,” Hodge said.

Pawling visits Peekskill at 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Spackenkill 4, Dover 0 — Liana Lopez homered and finished 2 for 3 with a single for the host Spartans. Lexie Close (2 for 3, two singles, RBI) also contributed.

Gabby Mastrantuono struck out 10 batters for Spackenkill (3-0), which hosts Ellenville Thursday.

Mackenzie Taggart was 2 for 2 with two singles for Dover.

Arlington 7, Mahopac 2 — Rachel Vecchiarelli collected three hits, including a double and a triple, for the visiting Admirals. She also drove in two runs.

Cori Piazza had two hits and two runs for Arlington, which plays Cornwall in Red Hook’s tournament Friday.

Marlboro 9, Wallkill 4 — Amber Mianti doubled and knocked in three runs for the host Iron Dukes. Melissa Sadler and Michaela Casey each drove in two runs.

Highland 6, Red Hook 5 — Mia Beck doubled to drive in two runs for the visiting Huskies. Pitcher Emily Defini struck out 12.

Tori Popp had an RBI triple in the fourth and Alexis Murphy had an RBI double in the seventh.

Suffern 1, Roy C. Ketcham 0 — Courtney Friday finished 2 for 3 with two singles for the visiting Indians.

Pitcher Jessica Roe tossed a complete game and allowed two hits. She walked none and struck out four.

Ketcham (2-2) hosts Middletown Thursday.

Putnam Valley 6, Haldane 2 — Eighth-grader Shianne Twoguns allowed one run in four innings of relief and went 2 for 4 with a run for Haldane in the loss.

Hannah Monteleone went 2 for 3 with a run.

Haldane hosts Rye Neck at 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

Hendrick Hudson 15, Beacon 0 Savannah Mora finished 1 for 3 for the host Bulldogs (0-3), who host Wallkill Thursday.

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