softball team picked up a 5-2 non-conference victory over Highland on Friday
The Trojans got on
the board in the first inning as Maddie Snemis walked and scored when Kari
LaFreniere reached on an error. Another Trojan run scored in the second when
Hayley McBride doubled and eventually scored on Shelby Grimm’s sacrifice
Two more runs for
Chesterton in the third chased Highland starter Sydni Gizynski. Cassidy
Grimm singled, stole second and moved to third on a wild pitch to start the
frame. She scored on an RBI ground out off the bat of Lexi Benko.
singled with two outs and moved to second on a wild pitch. Johanson scored
on McBride’s second double of the night.
CHS’ final run came
in the fifth on a solo home run by LaFreniere.
rally of the night off of Chesterton starter Lauren Anderson (5 K’s) came in
the seventh. A leadoff double, a double steal and a Trojan error accounted
for two runs.
The Trojans return
to the field tonight when they host Kankakee Valley with the first pitch
scheduled for 4:45 p.m.
SCORING BY INNINGS
Highland 000 000 2
-- 2 6 1
Chesterton 112 010
x -- 5 6 2
2B -- Olivia Gibson
(H); Hayley McBride 2 ©. HR -- Kari LaFreniere ©. Pitching summary --
Highland -- Sydni Gizynsi (3 IP, 2 BB, 4 K), Kiley Elbaor (3 IP, 2 BB, 1 K);
Chesterton -- Lauren Anderson (7 IP, 6 H, 5 K, 1 BB). WP -- Lauren Anderson.
LP -- Sydni Gizynski.