Girls Varsity Softball
|Clinton High School||18|
|Columbia Central High School||1|
Clinton takes 2 from LCAA match up Columbia Central in a couple 4 inning mercy rule games. In both games Clinton hit a total of 5 homeruns, making 18 the team total.
Kendall Phillip was the winning pitcher in game 1, allowing just 2 hits (the first 2 batters of the game), with 6 strikeouts.
Offense was again, a team effort, generating 18 runs in 4 innings of play. Senior Lily Thompson took charge, going 3-3 with a double and a 2-run homerun, finishing with 5 RBI. Ava Ormsby was right behind her, going 3-4 with a 3-run homerun and totaling 5 RBI. Jaecy Jones was 2-3 with a triple and 2 RBI. Kendall Phillip was 2-4 with a RBI double. Chloe Houghton was 2-3 and Libbi Fair was 1-2. Eliana Dotson added a double and a RBI. Emma Fair and Sydney Schuler each added an RBI single.
Game 2 went very similar to game 1, with Clinton winning 16-1 in a 4 inning mercy rule. Sydney Schuler was the winning pitcher, allowing 2 hits with 6 strikeouts.
The offensive charge was a complete team effort. Jaecy Jones was 2-4, with a 3-run homerun, totaling 4 RBI. Kendall Phillip was 2-3 with an RBI. Libbi Fair added a solo homerun. Emma Fair was 1-2 with an RBI double. Chloe Houghton was 2-2 with 4 stolen bases. Eliana Dotson added a 3-run homerun, while Davia Welch added a double. Lily Thompson added a 2 RBI single.
Clinton is now 8-3 overall and 6-0 in LCAA play. They will continue their week in Sand Creek Thursday against their old TCC rival.