No. 4 Glencoe tops Ashville 15-0

Ashville’s Ereanna Gilbert throws to home to force out Glencoe’s Kaileigh Billingsley on Thursday. (Photo by Marc Golden | Gadsden Times)


GLENCOE —Class 3A, No. 4 Glencoe defeated Ashville 15-0 in four innings in Class 3A, Area 7 high school softball Thursday.

Jessica Rathje picked up the win on the mound for the Yellow Jackets (19-1, 4-0). She went three innings with six strikeouts. 

Maddie Griggers went 3 for 4 at the plate with three runs scored for Glencoe. 

Chandler Harden totaled two hits with two runs scored and two RBI. Morgan Lyles and Rathje each had two hits with one run scored and one RBI. 

Kaileigh Billingsley and Danielle Wilson contributed two hits each.


Wilson also had a double with two runs scored and two RBI. Alaina Hampton amassed one hit, one run scored and two RBI. 

Mykal Edwards tallied one hit and three runs scored. Jensan Napper chipped in one hit and one RBI. Sally Tinker and Caleigh Harden helped out with one hit and one run scored apiece.


Glencoe plays Monday at home against Lincoln.