Varsity Sweeps Bentely In Season Opener
The varsity team opened the season Thursday night winning both games on the road versus Bentley by scores of 9-3 and 7-1. Nicole VanCamp had 3 hits with a double and 3 RBIs in the first game. Adilita Roiter also had 3 hits. Gabby Deering had 2 hits. Hayley Cruthers had 2 hits including a triple.
The Dragons’ had a 5-0 lead heading into the bottom of the 5th inning, but Bentley battled back to make it 5-2. The score was 6-3 going into the 7th inning when Sydney Saidoo drove in 2 insurance runs with a 2-out base-clearing triple, also scoring on an overthrow to third base. Hayley Cruthers pitched a complete game giving up 2 hits, 1 earned run, with 14 strike-outs.
In the nightcap, the Dragons’ used hits from 7 different girls to get the win. Meagan Photiou had 2 RBIs. Erin Hescott had 2 hits including a double. A 3 run 5th inning gave the ladies a commanding 6-0 lead. Nicole Terry pitched a complete game giving up 2 hits, 1 earned run, with 4 strike-outs.
The next game is after the spring break when they will travel to Birch Run to take on the Panthers on Thursday, April 15th.