KWWR Sports Report 9/22/21
For a second straight night the Mexico Bulldogs Girls Softball Team picked up an extra innings win.
Mexico defeated Moberly 1-0 in 10 innings on the road last night (Tuesday).
Jordyn Thurman threw a shutout with 6 strikeouts.
Taylor DeMint led off the 10th inning with a walk, and then moved over 2nd on a bunt single by Brooke Teel and then scored on a base hit by Lexie Willer.
The Mexico Bulldogs Girls Tennis Team shut out North Pointe 9-0 in a home meet last night (Tuesday). North Pointe is a brand new school in Wentzville.
Lady Bulldogs singles winners included Shelby Kennemore, Katie Gooch, Lily Yager, Estrella Ramirez-Lopez, and Jocelyn Jarquin-Garcia.
Double winners for Mexico were Shelby Kennemore and Katie Gooch, Lily Yager and Winona Whelan, and the duo of Jocelyn Jarquin-Garcia and Winona Whelan.
Mexico improved their season record to 8-3.
The St. Louis Cardinals outlasted the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 in ten innings last night (Tuesday) to record their 10th consecutive win.
Cardinals starting pitcher Jake Woodford set the tone with 5 scoreless innings, and the Cardinals bullpen allowed just one run over the next four innings.
The win keeps a firm grasp on the 2nd National League Wild Card spot for the Cardinals, as their lead over the Cincinnati Reds increased to 4 games after the Reds lost to Pittsburgh.
The Cardinals magic number is now down to 8 to clinch a postseason berth.
The Kansas City Royals lost 4-1 to the Cleveland Indians.
The Royals will go for a series split against the Indians tonight (Wednesday) in Cleveland.