Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Hoover High School
Hayden High School
Hoover Varsity Grabs Lead Early For Victory Over Hayden
Hoover Varsity defeated Hayden 7-6 on Tuesday after taking the lead early in the game.
Hoover Varsity built a five-run lead in the sixth inning and then held off Hayden’s charge. Hayden trailed 6-2 in the bottom of the seventh inning when Hargett hit a grand slam off of Brynn Parker, driving in four runs.
Brynn Parker earned the win for Hoover Varsity. She pitched seven innings, allowing six runs, 11 hits, striking out two, and walking one. Simmons took the loss for Hayden. She tossed seven innings, allowing six runs, eight hits, and walking zero.
Hoover Varsity collected eight hits. Caroline Hart and Willa Green each collected two hits for Hoover Varsity. C Kirkland, Woodard, Hargett, and #00 each collected multiple hits for Hayden.