Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Hoover High School
Thompson High School
Hoover Varsity Drops Game To Thompson After Late Score
Hoover’s game against Thompson was a heartbreaker, as they lost the lead late in a 9-3 defeat. Thompson trailed 1-0 in the bottom of the fifth inning when #6 homered off of Brynn Parker, driving in two runs.
Thompson scored six runs in the sixth inning. The big inning for Thompson came thanks to a home run by #6, a single by #8, a triple by #12, and a single by #00.
#37 earned the win for Thompson. She went seven innings, surrendering three runs, 13 hits, and striking out four.
Brynn Parker took the loss for Hoover Varsity. She pitched two and two-thirds innings, surrendering seven runs, seven hits, striking out three, and walking one.
Madeline Harris started the game for Hoover Varsity. She went three innings, giving up zero runs, three hits, and striking out two.
Hoover Varsity collected 13 hits. Abby Tissier, Caroline Hart, Leslie Norris, and Hannah Presley each collected multiple hits for Hoover Varsity. Hart and Tissier all had three hits to lead Hoover Varsity.
Thompson had 13 hits in the game. #6, #12, and #5 each collected multiple hits for Thompson. Thompson didn’t commit a single error in the field. #3 had five chances in the field, the most on the team.