Trinity splits weekend against Mitchell and Austin
Saturday didn’t start out too well for Trinity Lutheran as it lost to Mitchell 12-5 in its first game of the day.
In the game against the Bluejackets, Kamzi Gross had 1 hit and 2 runs; Bailey Tabeling had 2 hits and 1 run; Bailey Reynolds had 2 hits and 2 runs; Genesis Munoz had 2 hits and 1 RBI; Ally Russell had 2 hits and 1 RBI; Olivia Cain had 1 hit and 1 RBI; and Hannah Kerkhof had 1 hit.
Gross was on the mound for the Cougars and pitched all six innings, allowing 18 hits and 12 runs while striking out three batters.
But the Cougars bounced back quickly, having a much better second game of the day against Austin.
Trinity collected 12 hits in the game against Austin, and with a 5-5 ball game in the top of the sixth, the Cougars tacked on two runs to go on to win the game 7-5.
Gross had 3 hits, 2 runs and 1 RBI; Tabeling had 2 hits and 2 runs; Reynolds had 2 hits, 1 run and 1 RBI; Munoz had 3 hits, 1 run and 1 RBI; Russell had 1 hit and 1 RBI; Cain had 1 hit and 1 RBI; and Morgan Brewer had 1 run.
Gross managed to bounce back on the mound as well, pitching all seven innings, allowing 8 hits and 5 runs while striking out seven.
Trinity will look to carry that momentum today at home against Scottsburg at 5:30 p.m.
Crothersville falls to Crawford County
The Tigers had a tough outing on the road Saturday while playing at Crawford County.
Crawford County was able to come away with the 20-0 victory through five innings.
Crawford County had a no hitter with two outs in the fifth inning until Crothersville’s Kate Frazier got a hit to get on base. It was Frazier’s first-career hit, too, as she went 1-2 on the day.
Lucas Hilton and Logen O’Sullivan each got on base via walks in the game.
Crothersville will be on the road again next week as it takes on Edinburgh at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday.