No. 1 seeded Hosmers Marina and No. 2 seed Howies advanced on Wednesday in Ogdensburg Womens Softball playoff action as the playoffs continued its double-elimination march towards a August 7 championship tilt.
Howies won a 9-5 decision over third seeded Nigs Tavern 9-5 as Alyssa Farrell smacked a high-impact triple, Nikki Renee laced two singles and Shannon LaFave smacked a double in timely fashion.
Nicole Sharpe, Courtney McDonald, Chelsey Martin, Jessica Denoncourt, Mackenzie Stevenson and Renee Lahue all produced a hit.
Brittany Kenyon stroked a double and a single for Nigs Tavern and Liza LaRock and Austie Claxton each added a double.
Hosmers 14, Busters 3: Eliza Pierce smacked a homerun and a triple, Andrea Duvall stroked a pair of doubles and a single, Jordan Havens and Jill Havens each connected for a double an three singles and Jen Dashnaw added three singles leading Hosmers. Taylor Jordan, Chelsea Bice each had two hits. Jackie Sullivan, Katie OConnor, Cheyenne Martin and Amanda Barr each singled once.
Ashley Baker smacked a homerun and a single for Busters. Kelsey Bedford, Emily Mitchell, Barb Miller and Kaylee Bedford each singled.
Monday: Busters vs. DaVincis (Champlain), The Place vs. Nigs (Madill).
Wednesday: Hosmers vs. Howies (Champlain), Winner of Busters/DaVincis vs. The Place/Nigs (Madill).