Saturday, September 16, 2017
Hillgrove High School
Mill Creek High School
Dale’s Walkoff Gives Hillgrove Varsity Victory Over Mill Creek
A walk-off home run led Hillgrove Varsity past Mill Creek 5-3 on Saturday. Hillgrove Varsity trailed 3-2 in the bottom of the fifth inning when Adara Dale homered off of Jani Howington, driving in three runs.
Mill Creek captured the lead in the first inning.
Gracie Hogg earned the win for Hillgrove Varsity. She tossed one inning, allowing zero runs, one hit, striking out two, and walking zero. Madison Bruce took the loss for Mill Creek. She went, surrendering zero runs, zero hits, and walking zero.
Jani Howington started the game for Mill Creek. She tossed four and a third innings, giving up five runs, eight hits, striking out one, and walking one. Chandler Greene started the game for Hillgrove Varsity. She went four innings, surrendering three runs, six hits, and striking out five.
Home runs for Hillgrove Varsity came when Mo Bastion homered in the first inning and Adara Dale homered in the fifth inning.
Hillgrove Varsity collected eight hits. Rylee Mitchell and Bastion each collected multiple hits for Hillgrove Varsity. Bastion and Mitchell each managed two hits to lead Hillgrove Varsity.
Emily Ammons went 1-for-2 at the plate as she led the team with one run batted in.