Beech Grove Hornets Varsity wins contest against Indianapolis Bishop Chatard, 8-5
In the first inning, Beech Grove Hornets Varsity got their offense started when Tia O’Connor homered hitting the score board on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Lexi Ham got the win for Beech Grove Hornets Varsity. She surrendered five runs on 11 hits over six innings, striking out eight.
#22 started the game for Indianapolis Bishop Chatard. She allowed six hits and four runs over one-third of an inning, walking zero. #8 threw five and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Beech Grove Hornets Varsity had 14 hits in the game. Taylor Harmon, Tia O’Connor, Hanna England, Caley Johnson, and Arial Keown all had multiple hits for Beech Grove Hornets Varsity. Harmon led Beech Grove Hornets Varsity with three hits in four at bats.
Indianapolis Bishop Chatard scattered 11 hits in the game. #6, #8, and #20 each racked up multiple hits for Indianapolis Bishop Chatard. #6 went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Indianapolis Bishop Chatard in hits.
The Hornets had high enthusiasm the whole game and never let down. The top of the 7th it started raining hard and the game was called with the Hornets on top. The Hornets hope to use that hype and confidence in future games ahead.