In the first game, Briana Canterbury delivered the big blow with a three-run bases-loaded double in the third inning that helped stake Valley to an 8-0 lead after three. Kelsey Bird went 3 for 3 for the Greyhounds and Kelsey Graves held the Cavaliers to just two hits.
Taylor Carver and Kailey Cooper combined to no-hit West (4-4) in the second game, though a pair of Valley errors helped spoil the shutout. Cooper belted a two-run homer and Bird picked up three more hits for the Greyhounds (11-2).
RIVERSIDE 4, PARKERSBURG 1: Riverside's Sara Winter smacked a two-run triple in the third inning and combined with Kaylee Wolfe on a seven-hit shutout.
Winter went 2 for 3 and Destini Diegert went 2 for 3 with the other two RBIs for the Warriors (11-12). Morgan Lanham went 3 for 4 for the Big Reds.
JAMES MONROE 8, OAK HILL 0: Mikayla Wickline fired a five-inning one-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Laine Shifflet went 2 for 2 with a pair of doubles and two RBIs to spark a win for the visiting Mavericks.
POINT 8, PARK. SOUTH 7: Kaci Riffle stroked a pair of doubles and drove in three runs, including the game-winner with two out in the bottom of the seventh, and Karissa Cochran homered and singled for host Point Pleasant. Kristen Hamilton was 2 for 4 for Parkersburg South.
POCA SWEEPS: Poca captured both divisions in the Cardinal Conference tennis tournament Wednesday at the Huntington Tennis Club in Barboursville.
The Dots outscored Scott 11-6 to capture in the boys division and bested Chapmanville 11-10 to take the girls championship. Poca has now won five straight boys crowns and four in a row in the girls tournament.
LKC MEET: Roane County's boys and Braxton County's girls won the team titles Tuesday at the Little Kanawha Conference South Challenge meet in Spencer (see results, Page 2B). Troy Fisher of host Roane was the boys high-point winner with 36 points, the same total as girls high point winner Hunter Sodaro of Braxton.