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Junior High Softball: Regional Action Recap

Junior High Softball: Regional Action Recap

This week marked the opening rounds of IESA Softball Regional play, with Braidwood Reed-Custer, Dwight, Grant Park, and Manteno serving as hosts for area teams.

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Junior High Softball: Heath's big night lifts Dwight over St. Mary's on 8th Grade Night

Junior High Softball: Heath's big night lifts Dwight over St. Mary's on 8th Grade Night

During the Dwight Redbirds’ final home game of the 2018 season, Redbird third baseman Hailey Heath made sure she left her mark on the DTHS field after drilling four hits in her four at-bats during the Redbird’s 15-2 victory over Pontiac St. Mary’s on Tuesday night.

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Junior High Softball: Big Final Inning lifts Reed-Custer over Dwight

Junior High Softball: Big Final Inning lifts Reed-Custer over Dwight

A four-run fourth inning, concluding with a walk-off infield error from the bat of Becca Bond, lifted the Reed-Custer Lady Panthers over visiting Dwight, 7-6 on Wednesday afternoon.

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Junior High Softball: Redbirds capture IVC Crowns

Junior High Softball: Redbirds capture IVC Crowns

Both Dwight Junior High softball teams came away with championship hardware over the weekend. The Redbird A Squad earned the conference title with a 15-0 win over Gardner-South Wilmington, and the B Squad edged Mazon-Verona-Kinsman, 9-4 to take the B-team title.

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Junior High Softball: Bishop Mac edges Dwight in Extra-Innings

Junior High Softball: Bishop Mac edges Dwight in Extra-Innings

The Bishop McNamara Junior High softball team regained the lead late in the game for a 5-3 victory at Dwight on Tuesday.

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Junior High Softball: Heath powers Dwight over Woodland; LaGrange leads RC past Shabbona

Junior High Softball: Heath powers Dwight over Woodland; LaGrange leads RC past Shabbona

The Dwight Redbirds and Reed-Custer Panthers continued their season-opening domination on Junior High Softball diamonds, as both teams capped their weeks with big wins.

The Panthers are undefeated heading into the third week of the 2018 campaign with a 7-0 record, while the Redbirds boast an 8-1 mark.

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Junior High Softball: Manteno tops Beecher 5-2, Bishop Mac outlasts St. George

Junior High Softball: Manteno tops Beecher 5-2, Bishop Mac outlasts St. George

Manteno and Bishop McNamara’s junior high softball teams both posted big wins this week as the Panthers topped Beecher 5-2, and the Irish pulled out a walk-off 11-10 win over St. George.

Beecher notched a win earlier in the week, along with Dwight and Reed-Custer.

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Junior High Softball: Weekend Wrap-up - Bishop Mac, Manteno score wins at Manteno Invite; Dwight captures 2nd at LCT

Junior High Softball: Weekend Wrap-up - Bishop Mac, Manteno score wins at Manteno Invite; Dwight captures 2nd at LCT

This past weekend a pair of tournaments highlighted the area schedules, with Bishop McNamara and Manteno playing in the Manteno Invitational Tournament, while Dwight traveled to Flanagan to participate in the Livingston County Tournament – all three teams posted 2-1 records on the weekend.

Both Dwight and Reed-Custer posted Friday night victories, as the Redbirds topped Wilmington, 8-5, and RC topped Mazon-Verona-Kinsman by a 7-1 margin.

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