LOWELL — The Days Creek softball team split a Special District 3 doubleheader at Lowell on Friday afternoon. 

The Wolves (2-8, 1-5 SD3) won the first game 4-3 in an abbreviated contest, only going five innings as both teams were short-handed and agreed to shorten both games to five innings. Freshman Shandiin Newton got the win for Days Creek in the opener. 

Lowell (4-7, 4-3) took the second game 9-6 behind the bat of Dayce Riberal, who had a pair of doubles to go along with a home run and never failed to reach base in the game. 

Days Creek will host Oakridge in a doubleheader on Saturday. 


First Game

D. Creek;210;01;—;4;8;0

Lowell;300;00—;3;6;1

Newton and Merrell; Sinnett and Trimble. WP — Newton. LP — Sinnett. 2B — Jackson (DC), Riberal (L), Johnson (L).

Second Game 

D. Creek; 150;00;—;6;6;2

Lowell;132;40;—;9;9;1

Mahurn, K. Crume (2), Newton (2) and Merrell; Sinnett and Trimble. WP—Sinnett. LP — K. Crume. 2B — Riberal 2 (L), Doolittle (DC). HR — Riberal (L).

Josh Nutter is a part-time sports reporter for The News-Review. He can be reached at jnutter@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220. Or follow him on Twitter @Nutterduece2.

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