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STATE SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Lady Jays open at the state tourney

Monday, July 16, 2012

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Class 1A State Quarterfinal

Gehlen Catholic (24-10) v. No. 3 Martensdale-St. Mary's (38-2)

When: Monday, July 16, 11 a.m.

Where: Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge, Diamond 1

Previous results: No previous meetings this season

Last five games:

Gehlen -- W 4-1 v. No. 1 Akron-Westfield (35-2), W 5-4 at No. 9 Remsen St. Mary's (26-9), W 10-0 v. Kingsley-Pierson (10-23), W 2-0 v. No. 9 Remsen St. Mary's (26-9), W 8-3 at Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn (11-21)

M-SM -- W 8-4 v. Twin Cedars (23-15), W 12-2 v. Murray (13-18), W 12-0 v. Mount Ayr (11-19), W 9-0 v. Murray (13-18), W 12-0 v. Clarinda (10-24)

Runs per game: M-SM 9.1, Gehlen 5.85

Runs allowed per game: M-SM 1.73, Gehlen 3.21

Team batting average: M-SM .433, Gehlen .288

Players to watch:

Amber Timmins, SR (Gehlen) -- 20-9, 2.61 ERA, .316 avg., 13 doubles, 42 RBIs

Emma Michels, SR (M-SM) -- 24-1, 1.30 ERA, .377 avg.

Steph Rohe, SR (Gehlen) -- .414 avg., .440 on-base %, 39 runs

Megan Streyffeler, SR (M-SM) -- .469 avg., 52 runs, 33 RBIs

Lisa Gunter, SR (Gehlen) -- .380 avg., 17 walks, .482 on-base %, .981 fielding %

Up next: No. 4 Newell-Fonda (34-7) or No. 10 Charter Oak-Ute (27-12); IF WIN -- Thursday, July 19, 11 a.m., Diamond 1; IF LOSE -- Wednesday, July 18, 10 a.m., Yankee Diamond.



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