November 29, 2021

Women’s softball: Horton walkoff homer lifts Contracting by Hull

Amanda Horton stepped up in the clutch for Contracting by Hull.

With her team trailing 10-9, Horton delivered a three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift Contacting by Hull to a 12-10 walk-off victory over Tioga Hardwoods/Gator’s in Cortland women’s Slowpitch Softball League B Division action Wednesday.

In A Division play, Hairy Tony’s edged Deli Downtown 6-5, Crown City Steakhouse grilled Palm Gardens/Damaco Windows 17-5, Sideline Grill dumped Maguire/Central City 14-2 and Gator’s stopped Red Jug Pub 7-5.


Contracting by Hull 12, Tioga Hardwoods/Gator’s 10: Horton finished the night with four RBIs. Kelli Griswold add a home run and three RBIs to the winning attack while Neena Testa was 2-for-3 with two RBIs.

Tyesha Sweat paced Tioga Hardwoods/Gator’s by going 3-for-4 with a triple and four RBIs. Chrissy Griffin was also 3-for-4.


Hairy Tony’s 6, Deli Downtown 5: Hairy Tony’s rallied for three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and added three runs in the seventh for the 6-5 victory.

Mary Phelps was 2-for-2 with a triple and two RBIs to lead the Hairy Tony’s attack. Amber Norton went 2-for-3 while Gina Hiscox and Courtney Ward each provided two RBIs.

Crown City Steakhouse 17, Palm Gardens 5: Sueann Stahlman was 4-for-4 with two triples, a double, three runs scored and six RBIs to power Crown City Steakhouse to victory.

Nicole Meeker added a 3-for-4 effort with a triple, four runs scored and four RBIs to to winning attack.
Sue Foster was 3-for-3 with two runs scored for Palm Gardens/Damaco Windows. Sue Recor chipped in with a 2-for-3 bat and three RBIs.

Sideline Grill 14, Maguire/Central City 2: Lynn Baker led the Sideline Grill offense with her 3-for-3 bat. Lauren Dahm added her 2-for-3 effort and hit a double.

Katrina Owens and Christella Yonta each went 2-for-3 for Maguire/Central City.

Gator’s 7, Red Jug Pub 5: Marissa Travis was 2-for-3 to help Gator’s to the victory.

Kristen Russell hit a home run while Aimee Dorward and Rachel Scutt each delivered doubles for Red Jug Pub.

Final Standings:

A Division: Sideline Grill 14-0, Maguire/Central City 11-3, Hairy Tony’s 8-6, Deli Downtown 6-8, Red Jug Pub 6-8, Gator’s 6-8, Crown City Steakhouse 5-9, Palm Gardens/Damaco Windows 0-14
B Division: Tioga Hardwood/Gator’s 12-2, Contracting by Hull 11-3, One Cent Saloon 7-6, Rex’s 7-6, Ho-Beau’s 6-8, Homer Logging/NAPA 6-8, Red Dragon 5-9, The Center 1-12