East Canton Hornets Captures Lead Early To Defeat Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity
Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 9-7 loss to East Canton Hornets on Wednesday. East Canton Hornets scored on a double by Katelynn Kennedy, a single by Mackenzie Kendrick, a double by Maddie Harris, and a single by Cassy Wolfe in the first inning.
Arianna Ott drove in four runners in the loss. Ott drove in runs on a home run in the first and a double in the fifth.
East Canton Hornets got on the board in the first inning when Kennedy doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Marisa Hall pitched East Canton Hornets to victory. She lasted seven innings, allowing seven hits and seven runs while striking out eight.
Ott took the loss for Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity. She allowed ten hits and eight runs over three and two-thirds innings, striking out four and walking zero.
Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity scattered seven hits in the game. Ott and Meggie Otte all collected multiple hits for Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity. Ott led Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity with three hits in four at bats.
East Canton Hornets tallied 14 hits in the game. Wolfe, Kennedy, Kaley Steigerwald, and Lexi Betz all managed multiple hits for East Canton Hornets.