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Westfield’s Tanleigh Bestine is surrounded by teammates after recording the 100th goal of her career during the Wolverines’ 18-3 CCAA Division 2 West victory over Panama on Friday in Panama. Submitted photo

WESTFIELD – Tanleigh Bestine led off the game with a single to right field for her 100th career hit and Westfield defeated Panama 18-3 in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West action.

Bestine finished 2 for 3 with a triple, an RBI and three runs scored for the Wolverines (8-3, 8-1), who had 19 hits. Sydney Hotchkiss was 4 for 5 with a double and four RBIs; Drew Ernewein doubled twice, drove in two runs and scored two runs; Keara Kincaid doubled twice and scored three times; Brynn Ernewein doubled twice, scored three times and drove in two runs; and Eva Gnadzinski was 4 for 5 with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored.

Gnadzinski threw five innings with three hits, striking out two and walking one.

Kaitlyn Horton tripled and Corinne Hovey singled for the Panthers (3-6, 2-5).

BEARS WALK THROUGH JAMESTOWN

FREWSBURG – Eleven Frewsburg batters were hit by pitches and nine walked as the Bears defeated Jamestown 15-2 on Friday in nonleague softball at the Robert H. Jackson Sports Complex.

Paige Whippo and Taytum Jimerson scored the only two goals for Frewsburg (6-6). Teagan Nazario threw a complete-game three-hitter with just one strikeout in the circle.

Peyton Senear had two singles and Madison Potter also singled for the Red & Green (2-9).

COUGARS DIE BULLDOGS

BROCTON — Hailey Myers doubled and had 2 RBIs to lead Cassadaga Valley past Brocton 12-9 in nonleague action.

Andrea Johnson added a triple for Cassadaga Valley (3-8, 1-6 CCAA D2 West), Denza Fanara doubled with an RBI, Mia Fanara went 2 for 3 and Anna Burlingame finished 2 for 4.

Johnson secured the win in the circle with 11 strikeouts and one earned run on four hits and two walks.

Brocton (1-8, 0-6 CCAA East 1) went with three pitchers in Haleigh Furman, Jordia Krauter and Madison Sears. Paige Miller paced the Bulldogs offensively by going 2 for 5 with two doubles and Zoe Spiller finished 2 for 4 with an RBI.

BLACK KNIGHT BLANK PANTHERS

SILVER CREEK — Rylee Weiskerger struck out seven batters and gave up just one hit to lead Silver Creek past Pine Valley 12-0 in Division 1 East action.

Silver Creek (10-1, 7-0) got a 3 RBI double from Laneya Olsen and Hailie Rybij had a 2 RBI single.

Jessina Miller scored the lone goal for Pine Valley (2-8, 0-6).



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