Panthers Take Two From Mohawks
By Near North Sports
Hesperia 11-5 Morley Stanwood 9-4
Down 6-0 in the opener the Panthers finally got on the board with 2 in the 4th, pushed another run across in the 5th then exploded for an 8 run 6th to take the lead. The Mohawks threatened to come back in the...
final frame but their rally fell short and the Panthers held on for the win. Hesperia pounded out 17 hits including 4 apiece by Alyssa Miller and Mariah Stitt who went the distance on the mound. Miller and Stitt each drove in 3 runs, Hallie Greiner drove in a pair and Ceara Thomas, Lilah Majersky and Stitt all scored twice.
In the ‘cap the Panthers chipped away and held a 4-0 lead late in the game but once again the Mohawks fought back only to see their efforts fall short and Hesperia completed the sweep in CSAA Silver action.
Alexa Klemundt got the win with relief help from Stitt. Klemundt also drove home 2 runs to help her cause. Miller continues to wield a hot bat ripping a trio of singles and scoring twice while Claire Rumsey doubled and also scored twice.