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Miners pick up two wins behind Daniel Wolber and Tristen Wargo

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The Gillespie Miners baseball team pockets a win against Bunker Hill on Monday, April 22, with a final score of 8 to 1.

Daniel Wolber toed the rubber against Bunker Hill, picking up another win on the season. Wolber gave up only one hit and one run, striking out 12 over five innings of work. Wilcox took the loss for Bunker Hill on the mound, giving up five runs on seven hits.

The Miners had a collection of 10 hits in their winning efforts. Tristen Wargo and Luke Shuckenbrock were dynamic in the 1 and 2 spots of the lineup. Wargo went 2 for 4 with 1 run scored, and Shuckenbrock went 2 for 3 with 2 runs scored and pulled a base on balls. Colin Griffith went 2 for 4 at the plate, driving in one run and plating one. Bryce Hohnsbehn, Jesse Berry, Bryce Buhs, and Jack Kaylor all had a hit in the victory.

Griffith had two stolen bases on the night. Hohnsbehn, Berry, and Wargo had a stolen base each.

The Miners collected another win this week against Pana on Friday, April 26. Wargo collected the win on the mound with 11 strikeouts. Wargo surrendered five hits and two runs over six innings of play. Meadows took the loss for Pana, giving up 2 runs on four hits.

Gillespie had a total of 9 hits throughout the game. Shuckenbrock, Buhs, and Griffith each had two hits in their efforts. Griffith went 2 for 2 at the plate with 2 RBIs and collected a walk. Berry and Buhs each had an RBI in the books.

The Miners had a watchful eye at the plate, drawing a total of seven walks during the game. Jaydon Baker led Gillespie in the walk column, pulling three walks on the night. Shuckenbrock, Hohnsbehn, Griffith, and Kaylor had collected a base on balls.

The Miners will face off against Southwestern on Saturday.

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Two more wins on the season for Gillespie softball

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The Gillespie High School softball team earned a victory over the Greenville Comets on Monday, May 6, with a final score of 7-1.

Emma Gipson earned another win in the circle. Gipson worked for seven innings, allowing one run on zero hits and striking out five. Emma Wilfong took the loss for Greenville. Wilfong worked through four innings, surrendering six runs on seven hits.

Sadie Sholtis was dominant at the plate, going 3 for 4 with 2 RBIs. Ava Parish went 1 for 4 with 2 RBIs. Lauren Bertagnolli went 1 for 3, picking up 1 RBI and 1 run plated.

The bottom half of the lineup came in clutch for Gillespie. Macie Wright and Lauren Schuckenbrock went 1 for 3 at the plate with 2 runs plated. Wrigley Releford went 1 for 2 with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored and collected a walk. Gipson put a 1 in the hit column with a double. Bertagnolli swiped a stolen base against Greenville’s defense. Gillespie had a stellar night on defense, with zero errors committed.

The Gillespie softball team earned a 9-0 win over Hillsboro on Thursday, May 9.

Gipson had a strong showing on the mound and earned the win. The starting pitcher gave up four hits and no runs and struck out nine Hillsboro batters. Camp took the loss for Hillsboro, giving up six runs on seven hits.

Gipson carried the team offensively, going 3 for 4 at the plate with 1 RBI from a homer to right field. Schuckenbrock went 2 for 4 at the plate with 2 runs plated. Addi Cox and Releford each collected 2 hits and 1 RBI in their winning efforts. Sholtis and Bertagnolli picked up a hit and 2 RBIs in the game. Delaney Taylor added a hit and a run to the mix.

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Miners pull out a win against Greenville, takes loss against Roxana

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The Gillespie Miners baseball team picked up a 5-3 win over Greenville on Monday, May 6.

Bryce Buhs had another stellar night on the mound for Gillespie. Buhs surrendered three runs on three hits, pocketing 10 strikeouts in the game. Tristen Wargo also made a relief appearance to earn the win, allowing 2 hits, no runs, and striking out 4. Ben Hutchinson took the loss for Greenville. Hutchinson gave up two runs on three hits.

Gillespie and Greenville went back and forth with taking the lead, ending the game by going into extra innings with 10 innings of play.

Collin Griffith led the Miners in hits. Griffith went 3 for 5 at the plate with 1 RBI and 2 runs scored. Wargo went 2 for 4 at the top of the lineup with 1 RBI. Jesse Berry and Jack Kaylor went 2 for 5 at the plate, both driving in a run in their winning efforts. Jaydon Baker, Sean Haywood, and Buhs had a 1 in the hit column. Wargo collected Gillespie’s only walk in the game.

The Miners fell to Roxana in a nail biter on Thursday, May 9, with a final score of 2-3.

Dawson Lancaster took the loss for Gillespie on the mound. Lancaster put in four innings of work, giving up two runs on two hits, striking out two. Daniel Wolber was the starter on the mound for Gillespie, giving up 1 run on three hits, with two strikeouts. Cooper Harris earned the win for Roxana.

Gillespie was able to muster up a total of 8 hits against Roxana’s pitching staff. Luke Schuckenbrock led the miners at the plate, going 2 for 5. Wargo and Jaydon Baker both went 1 for 4 with 1 RBI. Griffith had a good night at the plate, going 1 for 3 with 2 runs scored and a base on balls. Bryce Hohnsbehn and Buhs each collected a hit in their efforts.

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Miners are on a winning streak

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The Gillespie Miners baseball team won against Marquette Catholic on Thursday, May 2, with a final score of 10 to 2.

Dawson Lancaster earned the win on the mound for Gillespie. Lancaster gave up only one hit on no runs, striking out three over five innings of work. Pruiit pocketed the loss for Marquette Catholic. Pruiit went five and one-third innings, giving up nine runs on nine hits. Daniel Wolber started on the mound for the Miners. Wolber gave up two runs on four hits.

The Miners collected a total of eleven hits on the night. The top of the lineup was sizzling for Gillespie, collecting eight out of the eleven hits. Tristen Wargo went 4 for 4 with 3 runs scored in the leadoff spot. Luke Shuckenbrock went 2 for 3 with 2 RBIs and 3 runs plated. Bryce Hohnsbehn went 2 for 4 at the plate with 2 RBIs and 1 run scored. Jesse Berry, Bryce Buhs, and Colin Griffith also had a hit in their winning efforts. Buhs had a triple and 2 RBIs on the night.

Gillespie had a watchful eye at the plate, drawing four walks. Buhs led the Miners with a total of two walks.

The Gillespie Miners stepped on the field against Hillsboro on Friday, May 3, coming out victorious 6-0.

Four of Gillespie’s runs came during the sixth inning, placing them well ahead of Hillsboro for the win. Wargo had another stellar performance, going 3 for 4 with 1 RBI and 1 run plated. Schuckenbrock went 2 for 2 at the plate with a total of 3 RBIs. Jack Kaylor and Jaydon Baker both went 2 for 3 in the victory.

Schuckenbrock earned the win for Gillespie on the mound, allowing four hits and no runs over seven innings of work. Shuckenbrock pocketed six strikeouts in his outing. Lentz took the loss for Hillsboro, giving up two runs on five hits. Hillsboro was only able to muster up a total of four hits against Gillespie’s pitching staff.

Gillespie will face off against Roxana on Monday, May 6.

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