Lions Take A Pair From Panthers
Newaygo 11-13 Hesperia 7-10
The opener was a seesaw affair and Hesperia held a 7-5 lead heading to the final frame but the Lions exploded for a 6 run 7th then Daniella DuChemin blanked the Panthers to pick up the win.
Ali VanAlstine laced a trio of hits and Leandra McKenna finished with a pair of hits including a home run and picked up 3 RBI’s.
Claire Rumsey led the Panther offense with 3 hits.
In the nightcap Madi Bush knocked home 5 teammates and Ashlynn Beemer plated 3 more as the Lions scored early and often. Newaygo took a 13-2 lead into the 7th then he;d back a furious rally by the Panthers to snare the win and the sweep.
Makennah Swisher rapped out 3 hits for Hesperia and collected 3 RBI’s.