Video of the Louisville Leopards Softball State Championship Pep Rally on June 17, 2019. Includes team introductions and speeches from Jon Bozeka of WHBC, Charlie Jones of BigTime Sports, Jim Thomas of the Repository, and more.
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Louisville defeated Lakota East 14-10 in 10 innings to earn the first girls team State Title in school history! The Leopards rallied from a 7-2 hole, overcame 6 errors in the field, and homered 4 times as they finish the season 27-4.
Sarah Cantley struck out 10 and Kaycee Ollis had the game winning RBI as Leopards won their first ever Regional Championship with a 2-1 victory over the Comets. Justina Sirohman and Lexi Zavarelle also scored runs for Louisville.
Sarah Cantley pitched a 4-hit shutout and Teagan Rice drove in Sydney McKeever for the only run in the Leopards 1-0 District Championship victory over the Lake Blue Streaks. 23-4 Louisville will play in their first ever Regionals next week.
Shae Thomas threw her second five inning no-hitter for the season and struck out 4 as the Leopard run-ruled the Mustangs 10-0. Sydney McKeever also went 4-for-4 and Teagan Rice smacked two 3-run doubles.
Sarah Cantley struck out 14 batters en rout to her 50th career victory as the Leopards beat the Falcons 10-2 on Senior Night. Alex Fankhauser also ripped a 3-run homer as Louisville improved to 16-3.
Sarah Cantley threw a 4-hit shutout and notched her 500th strikeout during the Leopards 14-0 shutout of the Golden Eagles. Kaylee Nolte also went 3-for-4 with 3 RBIs as Louisville improved to 15-3 on the year.
Teagan Rice batted 4-for-5 and hit a Grand Slam as part of an 11-run fifth inning for the Leopards who earned an 18-2 road victory over the Bears. Lauren Bennett, Alex Fankhauser, and Shae Thomas also homered for Louisville.
Kaycee Olllis hit a solo homer and delivered the game winning hit an inning later as Louisville defeated visiting Jackson 4-3. Lauren Bennett also hit a 2-run single and Sarah Cantley struck out 7 in the circle for 4-1 LHS.
Sarah Cantley and Shaelyn Thomas combined for a five inning no-hitter as Louisville blanked GlenOak 11-0. Alex Fankhauser also hit a 2-run homer and Justina Sirohman recorded a pair of hits for the Leopards.