(6/19) Van Buren Softball Team Tops Columbus Junction
Van Buren picked up an 8-5 varsity softball win against Columbus Junction at Wapello Saturday. They were shut down by host Wapello earlier in the morning 9-0. Salena Sayre paced the 15 hit overall offense going 4 of 6 and drove in 2 runs. Lauren Starnes finished 2 of 4. Darby Booth was 1 of 2. Hannah Heiserman went 3 of 7 including a double.
Sarah Thornsberry pitched all 6 innings of the victory, fanned a batter, gave up 5 hits and just 2 earned runs. Shayna Sprinkle ended up going the distance the other game, totaled 2 strikeouts, allowed 7 hits and only 2 earned runs over 6 innings.