Illinois High School Softball - Oakwood gets by HoopestonMay 8, 2018: Fithian, IL 61844
The Oakwood Comets (Fithian, IL) softball nipped the visiting Hoopeston Cornjerkers (Hoopeston, IL), 5-4 in Tuesday's league bout.
The Comets (12-11) will now prepare for their bout against Georgetown-Ridge Farm (Georgetown, IL). The Buffaloes go into the Vermilion Valley bout with a 14-9 record. In their last bout, Georgetown-Ridge Farm held off North Vermillion (Cayuga, IN), 8-2, in a non-league bout.
The Cornjerkers now possess a 11-13 record. They play next when they travel to Milford/Cissna Park for a Vermilion Valley bout on Friday, May 11. Hoopeston will confront a Bearcats squad coming off a 8-2 league loss to Westville (Westville, IL). The Bearcats record now stands at 5-9.