Softball Roundup: City High Closes Regular Season With Sweep


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City High put an exclamation point on one of the best regular seasons in recent history with an emphatic sweep of Cedar Rapids Washington in a Mississippi Valley Conference doubleheader on Monday in Cedar Rapids.

Class 5A fifth-ranked City High had three home runs in a 16-0 win in the opener and scored first-inning runs in a 13-0 win in the nightcap.

City High closed the regular season 32-7 and 27-3 in MVC play while Cedar Rapids Washington dropped to 2-35 and 1-28 in MVC play.

Carey Koenig, Ayana Lindsey and Keli Potter all homered as nine of City High’s 16 hits in the opener went for extra bases.

Koenig was 3-for-3 with a double a home run and four RBI while Ella Cook went 3-for-3 with a double and drove in two runs.

Potter was 2-for-2 with a home run and drove in three while Sydney Fellows tripled twice and drove in a pair of runs and Ayana Lindsey doubled, homered and knocked in two runs.

Brianna Bentler and Alexa Fredericks each had a hit and drove in two runs in the game two win.

Potter and fellows each drove in a run and Cook, Fellows, Potter, Brooke Bormann and Georgia Kimm all scored twice.

Game 1

City High                                5(10)1  –  16  16  1

Cedar Rapids Washington   000      –    0    1   3

W – Ayana Lindsey                L –  Tanaya Sylvester

2B – ICH: Ella Cook, Carey Koenig, Ayana Lindsey, Makayla Ribble

3B – ICH: Sydney Fellows (2)

HR – ICH: Carey Koenig, Ayana Lindsey, Keli Potter

Game 2

City High                               (13)00 – 13  3  0

Cedar Rapids Washington   000     –  0   2  2

W – Ella Cook                        L – Grace Stockmaster

2B – ICH: Brianna Bentler