Friday, September 8, 2017
Hillgrove High School
Newnan High School
Hillgrove Varsity Can’t Hold Up Against Newnan
Hillgrove Varsity couldn’t keep up with Newnan and fell 7-3 on Friday.
Hillgrove Varsity captured the lead in the first inning.
Newnan took the lead for good with five runs in the second inning. In the second Darby Keene singled off of Gracie Hogg, driving in one run and Paige DePoi hit a grand slam off of Hogg, driving in four runs.
Ansley Houston earned the win for Newnan. She went five innings, giving up three runs, five hits, striking out one, and walking one. Hogg took the loss for Hillgrove Varsity. She threw five innings, giving up seven runs, seven hits, and striking out six.
Home runs for Newnan came when Danielle Curlee homered in the third inning and DePoi homered in the second inning.
Mo Bastion and Meghan Hunt each drove in one run to lead Hillgrove Varsity. Hillgrove Varsity didn’t commit a single error in the field. Bastion had six chances in the field, the most on the team.