Wednesday, April 26, 2017
East Kentwood High School
Jenison High School
Jenison High School Varsity Wins Back-And-Forth Affair Against East Kentwood
Jenison High School Varsity took the lead for good in the second inning to capture a back-and-forth game from East Kentwood by a 15-7 score on Wednesday. The game was tied at two with Jenison High School Varsity batting in the bottom of the second when Brianna Turmell singled off of A Fitzgerald, driving in two runs.
Jenison High School Varsity was boosted by Evelyn Blood who went 4-for-5 at the plate. Blood singled in the first, singled in the second, singled in the fifth, and singled in the sixth.
East Kentwood captured the lead in the first inning. A Reames doubled on a 0-1 count in the first inning, scoring one run.
Jenison High School Varsity took the lead for good with four runs in the second inning. In the second Emily Mouat singled off of A Fitzgerald, driving in one run and Addison Hansen singled off of Fitzgerald, driving in one run.
Jenison High School Varsity scored five runs in the sixth inning. The big inning was thanks to a single by Brianna Turmell, a single by Hansen, and a double by Kaitlin Johnson.
East Kentwood scored three runs in the sixth inning. The big inning for East Kentwood came thanks to a double by Reames and a single by A Smith.
Emily Siler earned the win for Jenison High School Varsity. She pitched five and two-thirds innings, allowing seven runs, ten hits, striking out nine, and walking zero. Fitzgerald took the loss for East Kentwood. She went six innings, giving up 15 runs, 20 hits, striking out one, and walking zero.
Jenison High School Varsity collected 20 hits. Hansen, Blood, Turmell, Johnson, Siler, and Mouat each collected multiple hits for Jenison High School Varsity. Blood and Hansen each managed four hits to lead Jenison High School Varsity. Hansen led Jenison High School Varsity with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with six stolen bases.
East Kentwood had ten hits in the game. K Dunn and Reames each collected multiple hits for East Kentwood. Reames went 2-for-4 at the plate as she led the team with three runs batted in.
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