Article by Blake Franklin-
After coming off a big win against Adamsville last Monday evening, April 19, Lexington went back on the road for a matchup at Chester County the following night, April 20. The Lady Tigers were looking to keep the hot streak at the plate going and they did just that. Lexington would jump out to an early lead and never looked back. The Lady Tigers came away with a 12-3 victory over the Lady Eagles.
A scoreless first inning by both teams would be how the game started. Then, it wouldn’t take long for the runs to start piling on. The Lady Tigers scored four runs in the top of the second inning and added another run in the top of the third. Lexington plated three more runs in the top of the fourth inning before allowing the Lady Eagle to score two runs in the bottom half of the inning. The Lady Tigers scored two runs in both the fifth and seventh innings and only allowed one more Chester County run on their way to their second consecutive victory in as many days.
The Lady Tigers would only use one pitcher in the game against Chester County. Cadey McDaniel got the nod, and she did not disappoint. McDaniel threw the complete seven innings of play. She allowed five hits, three runs, issued two walks, and struck out four batters. She also was credited with the…
For the complete story, see the April 28th edition of The Lexington Progress.