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March 26, 2014

PREP ROUNDUP: East Carter’s Jacobs fires 2nd no-hitter

GRAYSON — East Carter junior pitcher Morgan Jacobs tossed her second no-hitter of the season on Monday, only this time she hurled a perfect game.

Jacobs and the Lady Raiders beat Elliott County, 18-0, as Jacobs struck out eight batters, issued no walks and gave up no hits.

The Lady Raiders (3-0) racked up 10 hits in the win. Montana Fouts, Whitney Hall and Alexis Pennington tallied two apiece.

Jacobs no-hit Morgan County last Friday in a 9-1 victory. The right-hander had 19 strikeouts and walked six Lady Cougars.

Shayla Greer hit a two-run home run for East Carter, which travels to West Carter on Thursday.


Huntington 1

Greenup Co. 0

LLOYD Andrew Zban smacked a pair of doubles and Kris Vancamp pitched a complete-game shutout as Huntington edged Greenup County on Monday night.

Vancamp scattered three hits over seven innings and overcame five walks.

Tristan Downing and Jesse Hall split duties on the mound for Greenup County, which relented an unearned run in the sixth inning.

The Musketeers (3-3) head to Vero Beach, Fla., this weekend.

HUNTINGTON    000    001    0    —    1    3    2

GREENUP CO.    000    000    0    —    0    4    1

W—Vancamp. L—Hall. 2B — Zban 2 (H).

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