Huntington opened tourney play against Rolling Hills Estates Peninsula and routed the Panthers in a 14-0 shutout. Arizona commit Ivy Davis went two for four which included a three-run home run, Stanford-bound Kristina Inouye went three for four with a double and three RBIs, and Maryland-bound Anna Kufta went two for four with a double. Alyssa Horeczko, also a Stanford commit, allowed only one hit and struck out five for the win, and sophomore Kendall Henscheid threw two scoreless innings and was "equally impressive," Oilers Coach Jeff Forsberg said.
The 20-year-old international faces Curtis Cup-bound Anna Highgate in what is certain to be a tough battle for a place in this afternoon's title decider.
Oaks Christian: All-tournament selection Sydney Boyer had 21 points and six rebounds as the Lions lost the championship game to the top-ranked team in Washington. All-tournament selection Katie Campbell finished with 10 points, eight rebounds and four steals. Camron Davis and Ashley Massell kept Stanford-bound Anna Wilson, sister of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, to 16 points on 29 shots.
Orange’s win avenged a 3-0 loss Wednesday when the Panthers were no-hit by Northwood’s UNC-Pembroke-bound Anna Jasper. With the crucial Big 8 3A Conference win, Orange (16-1, 6-1) regained the conference lead over the Chargers (12-2, 6-2).