Tampa News Sunday, March 18 Sunlake coach nelson, Springstead coach craig, Left-hander shane mcclanahan & more…

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  • Cleanup hitter Riley Baxter drew a five-pitch walk, moved to third on Emma Sica’s fourth hit of the night, and both scored when Isabella Huff drove reliever Kayla Cruz’ 1-1 offering to left-centerfield for her third hit a double and an amazing 6-5 victory.
  • Cruz’ fifth-inning base hit and an error gave the Eagles the lead, then Mariah Galhouse (two hits, two runs scored) blasted a two-run homer to left-centerfield.
  • That ended up being sophomore Alyssa Cordoba as she retired four of the five batters she faced, including two strikeouts with a big insurance run in Kolwicz perched at third.
  • Sunlake set the stage with two runs in the sixth on Jenna Gabrielli’s ground-out and a two-out Cordoba single.
  • It was a grind; every run was a tough one, said Springstead coach Craig Swartout.

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  • Five starts into his final collegiate season, USF left-hander Shane McClanahan remains as close to flawless as one can reasonably expect.
  • Before a sparse USF Baseball Stadium audience featuring roughly a dozen scouts, McClanahan struck out a career-best 15 in six innings, and combined with 6-foot-7 right-hander Carson Ragsdale for a no-hitter in Friday’s 12-0 rout of Army (7-10).
  • McClanahan, a redshirt sophomore shaping up as a potential No. 1 overall pick in this summer’s big-league draft, now has worked 30 2/3 innings this year without surrendering an earned run.
  • Related: McClanahan’s draft projection keeps climbing Ragsdale, a Bishop McClaughlin alumnus, struck out seven and walked two over the final three innings.
  • Zech, who hit a two-run triple in the Bulls’ six-run first, finished a double shy of hitting for the cycle.

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  • But Tampa Bay has something that Miami doesnt.
  • The Buccaneers have a problem that you didnt know they had – – While Patrick Murray was reliable on field goals and extra points, signs point to Tampa Bay being in the market for another kicker.
  • We analyzed the Oscar-winning roles of every best actress and best actor recipient since 1929.
  • Oscars typically go to actresses playing sexualized, victimized, marginalized characters.

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