The Cougars claimed a 8-4 victory on Wednesday, despite a big push by Monte Vista Christian in the seventh inning. Monte Vista Christian scored its runs on a home run by S Baer.
The Cougars got things started in the first inning. Hailey Lang hit a solo homer. The Cougars tallied four runs in the fourth inning. Jillian Francis and Ashley Welch all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.
Welch earned the victory on the pitcher’s mound for SLV Cougars (V). She surrendered zero runs on three hits over four innings, striking out six and walking one. Madison Reger threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
M Romo started the game for Monte Vista Christian. She went three innings, allowing four runs on seven hits, striking out one and walking zero. The Cougars tallied three home runs on the day. Lang had a homer in the first inning. Francis went for the long ball in the fourth inning. Welch put one out in the fourth inning. Monte Vista Christian launched two home runs on the day. I Hollingsworth put one out in the sixth inning. Baer had a homer in the seventh inning.
SLV Cougars (V) had 13 hits in the game. Lang, Jami Van Eyck, Welch, Francis, and Zoe Mendez all managed multiple hits for SLV Cougars (V). Mendez, Francis, Welch, Van Eyck, and Lang each managed two hits to lead SLV Cougars (V). SLV Cougars (V) didn’t commit a single error in the field. Mendez had ten chances in the field, the most on the team.
Monte Vista Christian tallied nine hits on the day. Baer and Hollingsworth all collected multiple hits for Monte Vista Christian. Baer went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Monte Vista Christian in hits.
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