Smithville Warriors Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in an 11-0 loss to Park Hill on Saturday. Park Hill scored on a single by Grace Woods, a single by Mya Lewis, a single by Mackenzie Moretina, and a single by Choe Strickland in the first inning.
The Smithville Warriors Varsity struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Park Hill, giving up 11 runs.
Park Hill fired up the offense in the first inning. An error scored two runs for Park Hill.
One bright spot for Smithville Warriors Varsity was a single by Elizabeth Palmer in the second inning.
Kaylyn Jones earned the victory on the rubber for Park Hill. She lasted five innings, allowing three hits and zero runs while striking out nine and walking zero.
Haley Cotter took the loss for Smithville Warriors Varsity. She allowed ten hits and 11 runs over four innings, striking out three and walking zero.
Lily Wornson, Cotter, and Palmer each collected one hit to lead Smithville Warriors Varsity.
Park Hill tallied ten hits on the day. Moretina, Strickland, Shelby Sanders, and Nia Strickland each racked up multiple hits for Park Hill. Park Hill was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Woods made the most plays with nine.