Licking Heights Hornets sailed to an easy victory over Newark Catholic Green wave 8th grade 21-2 on Tuesday
Licking Heights Hornets fired up the offense in the first inning. Kyliee Trouten homered on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs.
Licking Heights Hornets tallied eight runs in the second inning. Licking Heights Hornets big bats were led by Trouten, Madelyn Gates, Alissa West, Lily Reich, Lily Meidl, and Lydia Rauch, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Rauch pitched Licking Heights Hornets to victory. The bulldog went five innings, allowing two runs on five hits and striking out five.
Emma Caudill started the game for Newark Catholic Green wave 8th grade. Caudill lasted four innings, allowing 15 hits and 19 runs while striking out three. #13 threw one inning in relief.
Licking Heights Hornets smacked one home run on the day. Trouten had a dinger in the first inning.
Licking Heights Hornets racked up 16 hits in the game. Rylee Kennedy, West, Trouten, Ava VonBargen, Reich, and Rauch all had multiple hits for Licking Heights Hornets. West and Kennedy all had three hits to lead Licking Heights Hornets.
#0 went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead Newark Catholic Green wave 8th grade in hits.