Lady Wolves sweep Heartland 2-1, 13-0
WESSON – The No. 10 ranked Lady Wolves swept a doubleheader from the Heartland (IL) Lady Hawks 2-1 and 13-0. Co-Lin will play in the Northeast Tournament in Booneville on Friday and Saturday.
Co-Lin 2, Heartland 1
Haley Sones’ first inning 2-run home run in the first inning was all the Lady Wolves would need. Sophomore Bethany Pinkston scattered 6 hits, allowed 1 run, struck out 6 and walked 2 in 7 innings.
Hanna Mennenga absorbed the loss allowing 2 runs on 6 hits and walking none in 7 innings.
At the plate, left fielder Emily Smith led the way with a double and a single. Ashley McCaffery singled twice. Sones homered and catcher Lakin Lockhart singled.
The Lady Hawks were led by Mackenzie Foiles with 2 singles. Ariel Frantz tripled and Heather Luth doubled. Adding a single apiece were Haley Haning and Rachael Anello.
Co-Lin 13, Heartland 0
Freshmen pitchers Brooke Delaughter and Sarah Anthony combined for the 3 hit shutout.
The Lady Wolves pounded out 11 hits in the game led by Stevie Ann Wright and Tammy Alford with a triple and a single for 3 RBIs each. Ashley Bounds and Carrie Moak doubled. Adding support with a single each were Lockhart, Kacey Smith, Bobbie Cochran, and Leah Britt.