Hilltop 29, Anderson 7
Four RBI by Stefanie Weaver helped lead the Cadets past Anderson. Weaver drove in runs on a single in the first inning, a single in the third and, a single in the fourth. The Cadets scored on a walk, a wild pitch, a single by Weaver, a walk, and a wild pitch in the first inning. Hilltop scored nine runs in the second inning. The inning’s outburst was thanks to an error, a wild pitch, three walks in a row then a triple by Kennadi McCain. Katie Smith earned the win for Hilltop. She went 4 innings, allowing seven runs, four hits, and striking out six. At the plate the Lady Cadets collected 12 hits. Weaver, Mady Underwood and Smith each collected multiple hits for the Cadets. McCain went 1 for 3 at the plate as she led the team with five RBI.
Hilltop 18, New Richmond 17
A walk-off single led to the Lady Cadets victory. The game was tied at 17 with the Cadets batting in the bottom of the seventh when Katie Smith singled in the winning run. Despite falling behind by seven runs in the sixth inning, New Richmond fought their way back into the contest. New Richmond scored 10 runs in pursuit on 4 singles, some errors and a couple walks
Hilltop scored six runs in the fourth inning. The big inning was thanks to a single by Ashlyn Figy, a single by Mady Underwood, and a home run by Emmi Ryan. Smith earned the win for Hilltop. She pitched four innings, allowing six earned runs while striking out two. Audrey Funkhouser started the game for Hilltop. She pitched three innings, surrendering two earned runs, and striking out one. The Hilltop offense belted 19 hits during the game.
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