softball team made short work of the Michigan City Wolves on its way to a
16-0 Duneland Athletic Conference victory on Wednesday.
The Trojans scored
the gameís first run when Cassidy Grimm singled with one out and moved to
second on a wild pitch. Lexi Benkoís single to left scored Grimm.
Things got wild in
the second inning as Chesterton sent 17 batters to the plate on their way to
a 14-run inning that included a three-run home run from Benko.
The final tally
came in the fourth when Benko plated Mae Mallon with a sharp single to left.
Snemis and Benko (home run, 5 RBIís) each had three hits, while Grimm and
Marney Sisson (double) each had two hits.
Kaitlyn Carr, Jenna Vagner, Faith Matta and Mae Mallon all singled in the
In the pitching
circle, Carr got the win with three innings of work and four strikeouts.
Lauren Kobialka pitched the final two innings and also struck out four.
The Trojans return
to the field tonight when they travel to Portage to take on the Indians.
First pictch is scheduled for 5 p.m.
Michigan City 0
SCORING BY INNINGS
Michigan City 000
00 -- 0 3 5
1x -- 16 15 0
2B -- Santana (MC);
Marney Sisson ©. HR -- Lexi Benko ©. Pitching Summary -- Michigan City --
Chambers 3 IP, 12 H, 0 K, 2 BB), Santana (1 IP, 3 H, 0 K, 0 BB); Chesterton
-- Kaitlyn Carr (3 IP, 1 H, 4 K, 0 BB), Lauren Kobialka (2 IP, 2 H, 4 K, 0
BB). WP -- Kaitlyn Carr. LP -- Chambers.