Article by Blake Franklin-
After losing their first game to the Lady Mustangs, Scotts Hill was hoping to bounce back with a win over Huntingdon the second time they played them early this season. The Lady Lions faced off against them again last Wednesday evening, March 16. Following the prior game played between the two schools, Scotts Hill couldn’t get over the hump against the Lady Mustangs. Huntingdon would take the win over the Lady Lions, 9-3.
Scotts Hill allowed Huntingdon to score three runs in the first inning and another six runs in the second inning. The Lady Lions would post one run in the bottom of the third inning and another two runs in the fifth inning on their way to taking the defeat.
At the plate, Karley Bedwell led the team by going 3 for 3 on the day. She reached on three singles and scored twice. Kiersten Perry went 2 for 3, with two single and a run scored. Ava Blankenship, Madison Wood, and Autumn Smith all went 1 for 3 for the Lady Lions. Each player reached safely on a single, with Smith collecting two RBIs in the game.
Sydney Coffman grabbed the start for Scotts Hill and lasted two innings. She allowed ten hits, nine runs, and struck out one batter. Kylie Blankenship tossed three innings and allowed one hit, while striking out one batter, also. Coffman was credited with the…
For the complete story, see the March 23rd edition of The Lexington Progress.