Glenthorn A’s maintain 100% season record

2016-11-29 08:27

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Glenthorn A’s kept their 100% season record with an easy 15-5 victory over Kenfac Phillies at Turfhall Stadium on Saturday.

The Phillies team was a shadow of the team that put in a classy performance against Tantasport last week. They were let down in defence when seven of the runs were unearned.

Pitching for Kenfac was Ester van der Heever, who gave up 13 hits. A’s used Courtney Stevens (two hits) and Lisa Erasmus (three hits). Leading the offensive for A’s was Lynn Lakay (3-3), Lisa Erasmus (2-3) and Courtney Stevens (2-3 with 4 RBIs). Phillies responded with a few scattered singles.

Falcons pip Yankees

Falcons kept themselves in touching distance of log leaders Glenthorn A’s with a last gasp victory over Westridge Yankees.

After leading from the start of the game, Falcons allowed Yankees to level the scores in the fifth inning. It was left to stalwart Lindsay Vercuil, who crossed the plate thanks to a passed ball in the last inning, that sealed Yankees’ fate.

Ammaarah Larney led the offensive for Falcons, batting 2-3. Nicky Jones pitched for Falcons, facing 32 batters and giving up five hits. Carly Davids (seven hits) and Megan Cable (two hits) shared the pitching rubber for Yankees. Yankees’ five hits were all scattered singles.

Lavender Hill on promotion push

Lavender Hill continued its march to the super league when it easily disposed of Kuils River Cougars (14-0) in a major league clash on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Heideveld Yankees kept hope alive for promotion when they defeated second-placed Belhar Dolphins 6-4.

Knockout competition

Sunday sees the Cape Town Softball Association’s knockout competition start at the Turfhall softball stadium. The big clash in the late game sees Westridge Yankees and Glenthorn A’s locking horns. Defending champions Falcons will find tough competition against St Martins.


Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
PARTNER CONTENT
INFOGRAPHIC: New thinking required for retirement

Everything we believe about retirement is fast becoming outdated.

/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.