Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity Can’t Catch Up To Fairless
Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 9-4 loss to Fairless on Saturday. Fairless scored on a single by #10 in the first inning, a single by #8 in the first inning, and a single by #6 in the second inning.
Fairless evened things up at two in the bottom of the first inning. Fairless scored one run when #8 singled.
After Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity scored two runs in the top of the sixth, Fairless answered with two of their own. Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity scored when Hannah Deford singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run and Gracie Fryer drew a walk, scoring one run. Fairless then answered when #0 reached on a dropped third strike and #8 grounded out, scoring one run.
Fairless pulled away for good with one run in the second inning. In the second #6 singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Fairless scored four runs in the fifth inning. Fairless offense in the inning was led by #8, #13, and #9, who all drove in runs.
Deford was on the rubber for Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity. The righthander lasted six innings, allowing 11 hits and nine runs while striking out four.
Jasmine Rock, Fryer, Amber Ward, Lilly Shepler, and Deford each collected one hit to lead Sandy Valley Cardinals Varsity.
Fairless collected 11 hits on the day. #8, #10, #6, and #2 all had multiple hits for Fairless. #8 went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Fairless in hits.