Pleasant Hill Baseball/Softball Association
Girls Western Fast pitch
Red Sox 7, Giants 7: Kailey Meyer's first inning double plated two runs as the Red Sox jumped out to an early lead. Hannah Shepard increased the lead to 4-0 after her base hit scored Jenna Salazar in the fourth inning. Sarah Miller added a pair of singles and Isabella McCabe had a single and a walk. For the Giants, Kylie Berry hit a three-run home run, and lead-off hitter Sydney King racked up three hits and scored three runs. King also stole home with two outs in the bottom of the sixth to send the game to extra innings. In the seventh inning, pitcher Abby Morris set the side down in order, fielding all three outs, to preserve the tie.
Red Sox 14, Tigers 4: Olivia Cannizzo hit a bases-loaded double to help put the Red Sox up 4-0 in the first inning. Hayley Kennen reached base and scored to start a five-run second inning. Cassidy Newens wemt 3 for 3 and drove in four runs. Emily Howie and Kailey Meyer both had two hits, three runs, and three RBIs to pace the offense. With the Tigers mounting a rally, Jenna Olson turned in a nice play at second base to end the inning. Catcher Abby Morris threw a runner out stealing, hit two singles, and scored three runs, while pitcher Sydney King struck out five in three innings of work.