Saturday, April 9, 2016
Martinsville High School
Northview High School
The Northview Knights played Martinsville in their final game of the Braves Bash at 4:00 PM on Saturday, April 9, 2016. The Knights battled throughout the game and grabbed the win in the last two innings. The Knights accumulated 10 hits during the game: A. Thompson 2-4 with a RBI; L. Clark 1-2; S. Payton 1-3 with a solo home run; M. Richey 1-3 with a double; B. Timberman 1-3 with a stolen base; E. Jackman 2-3 with 1 run scored; G. Reynolds 1-3 with a stolen base; and J. Brown 1-3. E. McWilliams bunted and became safe at 2nd base following a Martinsville error that led to E. Jackman scoring to tie the game 2-2. M. Hill, courtesy runner for E. McWilliams advanced to 3rd on G. Reynolds’ hit to left field. G. Reynolds stole 2nd base and J. Brown bunted for a hit to load up the bases. With no outs, lead off hitter, A. Thompson placed a squeeze bunt down the first base line, allowing M. Hill to safely slide into home for the win.
E. McWilliams pitched the complete 7-inning game, allowing 9 hits, striking out 4, and walking none. The Knights played great defense, making only 1 error in the 7th inning.
Great TEAM win, ladies!