Franklin County Wildcats JV Clinches Lead In Fourth Inning To Defeat Lawrenceburg
Franklin County Wildcats JV stole the lead late in the game in a 13-11 victory over Lawrenceburg on Monday. The game was tied at 11 with Franklin County Wildcats JV batting in the bottom of the fourth when Kiya Rains doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs. The win improves the Junior Varsity’s record to 2-1 overall and 1-0 in EIAC play.
The base paths were crowded in this high-scoring game. Franklin County Wildcats JV collected 11 hits and Lawrenceburg had six.
Lawrenceburg fired up the offense in the first inning. Fryman was hit by a pitch, driving in a run.
After Lawrenceburg scored four runs in the top of the second, Franklin County Wildcats JV answered with four of their own. Lawrenceburg scored when Lusk singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run. Franklin County Wildcats JV then answered when an error scored one run for Franklin County Wildcats JV, Karlie Hahn singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs, and Makaylee Woods doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Franklin County Wildcats JV tallied six runs in the third inning. The offensive onslaught came from doubles by Laura Hildebrand and Paige Hall, a groundout by Hahn, and an error on a ball put in play by Rains.
Lawrenceburg scored four runs in the third inning. Wheeler, Lusk, and Casey all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.
Hahn earned the win for Franklin County Wildcats JV. She surrendered zero runs on one hit over two innings, striking out one and walking zero.
Heirt took the loss for Lawrenceburg. She went four innings, allowing 13 runs on 11 hits, striking out two and walking one.
Sarah Bare started the game for Franklin County Wildcats JV. She allowed five hits and 11 runs over three innings, striking out four.
Franklin County Wildcats JV racked up 11 hits in the game. Hall, Rains, and Hildebrand all managed multiple hits for Franklin County Wildcats JV. Hildebrand, Rains, and Hall each managed two hits to lead Franklin County Wildcats JV.
Lawrenceburg tallied six hits in the game. Mccool and Lusk each had multiple hits for Lawrenceburg.