Thursday, March 2, 2017
Helena High School
Hoover High School
Hoover Varsity Wins Back-And-Forth Affair Against Helena
Hoover Varsity and Helena traded the lead back-and-forth on Thursday, but eventually Hoover Varsity prevailed 12-10. The game was tied at eight with Hoover Varsity batting in the bottom of the fifth when Caroline Nichols doubled off of #25, driving in one run.
Both offenses were strong at the plate as Hoover Varsity collected 13 hits and Helena 15.
Minor earned the win for Hoover Varsity. She went three and two-thirds innings, giving up seven runs, ten hits, striking out two, and walking one. #16 took the loss for Helena. She tossed four innings, surrendering eight runs, nine hits, striking out two, and walking one.
Jamie Gregg, Kaley Anthony, Caroline Nichols, and Abby Tissier each collected multiple hits for Hoover Varsity. Anthony and Tissier each drove in three runs to lead Hoover Varsity.
#25, #20, #11, and #3 each collected multiple hits for Helena. #25 went 4-for-4 at the plate as she led the team with four runs batted in.