softball team scored early and late even though it didn’t matter.
‘officially’ picked up a 5-1 Duneland Athletic Conference victory at
Valparaiso on Wednesday as they improved to 13-4 overall and 7-4 in DAC
three quick runs on the board in the top of the first and added another solo
run in the third and fifth innings to lead 5-0.
Valpo answered back
with one run in the fifth and the Trojans opened up the flood gates with a
six-run sixth inning.
The flood gates
also brought the rain and the game was called due to lightening with Valpo
batting in the sixth. The game reverts back to the score of the last fully
Lexi Benko led the
Chesterton offense with four hits (double, home run), while Shelby Grimm,
Kristi Stevenson and Micaela Iacovetti each tallied two hits.
worked all five innings in the circle and struck out four to pick up the
The Trojans return
to the field on Friday when they host South Bend Adams in a doubleheader
beginning at 4:30 p.m.