The softball team suffered its first loss to Magnolia in the Strike Out Muscular Dystrophy game on Monday, April 7. After Magnolia scored three in the first inning, River began to battle back in the fifth to lose 4-2. Monica Curtis pitched the entire game, generating 7 strikeouts. She, also, had a hit. Gabby Goudy, Mackenzie Marshall, Haylee Bowers, Rosie Romick and Mikayla Cieszeski all had a hit. Goudy and Cieszeski had an RBI each.
The baseball game on Monday, April 7, was canceled due to inclement weather.
The Lady Pilots softball team quickly bounced back from its first loss, with a 9-0 victory over Tyler on Tuesday, April 8. Gabby Goudy had 10 strikeouts pitching and a hit batting. Curtis, Cieszeski, Romick, Zoe Rush, Madi Taylor and Lexi Piatt each had one hit. Romick and Piatt, also, had an RBI, while Taylor added 2 RBIs. Marshall contributed 2 hits and 2 RBIs. Haylee Bowers added 3 hits and 2 RBIs. Emelie Heater contributed 2 hits.
Both track teams finished 2nd at the WTTL meet at Tyler. Scoring points for the girls: Abby Caldwell won the 100, 200 and 400 meter dashes, as well as the 300 hurdles with times of 13.2, 27.5, 1:03 and 49.6 respectively. Devyn Potts was runner-up in the 400, 100 hurdles and 300 hurdles with times of 1:06, 18.2 and 50.4 respectively. Shayna Indermuhle placed 5th in the 800 (2:57). In the 1600, Makenna Collins placed 3rd (6:47), while Kara Dotterer finished 4th (7:12). In the 3200, Collins was 2nd (15:02), and Alex Karpacs-Brown was 3rd (16:52). The 4x100, 4x200, and 4x800 teams finished 2nd (56.9, 1:57 and 12:29 respectively). The 4x400 team placed 3rd (4:55). The 4x100 shuttle hurdles finished 4th (1:22). Courtney Imhoff was 2nd in the high jump (4-08) and 5th in the long jump (13-03). Jesica Karpacs was 3rd in the long jump (14-05). Amanda Bennett placed 3rd in the discus (68-00), while Haylee Winkler was 5th (65-03). Scoring for the boys: Bryce Cross won the 200 (24.4) and came in 3rd in the 100 (11.7). Braden Whetsell was 4th in the 200 (25.4). Joey Flannery won the 400 (54.0) and was runner-up in the 800 (2:13). Oliver Cummins was 5th in the 800 (2:30). Hunter Richmond placed 3rd in the 3200 (15:00). The 4x100 team was runner up (47.7), while the 4x200 and 4x400 teams won (1:38 and 3:59 respectively). The 4x800 team came in 4th (11:11). Brok Cross won the high jump (5-10), while Colten Wright was runner-up (5-08). Brett Rosen won the shot put (39-10) and came in 5th in the discus (85-09).