The Franklin County Varsity Softball team picked up a road win on Friday evening as the Wildcats defeated the Knightstown Panthers by a score of 9 – 5. The Wildcats put up runs early and often as the Wildcats offense put the ball in play hard consistently throughout the whole contest. Franklin County finished the game with fifteen hits, and scored in all but two innings.
The Wildcats also had pretty good defense in the contest, as well as great pitching in the circle from Bree Bischoff. Bischoff kept the Panther hitters off balance throughout the game and ended the game with ten strike outs!
Here are your statistical leaders from the contest:
Anne Becker: 3/4 (3 Singles)
Kassidy Schell: 3/4 (3 Singles), 2 R, 2 SB
Bree Bischoff: 2/3 (2 Singles), 3 RBI, 1 R
Kiersten Schell: 2/4 (Single, Double), 1 RBI
KK Ferman: 2/4 (2 Singles), 2 RBI, 1 R
Maci Lake: 2/4 (Single, Triple), 2 RBI, 1 R
Josie Rolfes: 2/3 (2 Singles), 1 R
Bree Bischoff: 7 IP (W), 5 R (2 ER), 10 K
With the victory, the Wildcats record improves to 8-6 (3-2 EIAC) on the year! Franklin County will travel to Rushville for an EIAC contest on Monday evening. First pitch scheduled for 5:30 pm.