The Valley Lady Indians gained a win over the Oak Hill Lady Oaks Wednesday evening at Oak Hill High School.
After each team scored a run in the first inning, the Lady Indians would add another eight runs throughout the rest of the game, to get a 9-1 win over the Lady Oaks.
Faith Brown went the entire distance Wednesday pitching all seven innings, while only giving up three hits, one run, earned, and a single run. She also struck out eight Oak Hill batters during the game.
Marissa Markins was perfect from the plate in the win over Oak Hill. She went 4-4 with two RBIs, a double, and scored one run.
Brown aided her own cause, by use of the bat, going 3-4 against the Lady Oaks. She drove in three runs, and scored once.
Keana Schackart was also 3-4 Wednesday, as she drove in a run, and scored once.
Amber Altman was also effective with the bat, as the Valley shortstop went 2-4 and scored two runs, while driving in one.
The Lady Oaks and Lady Indians will face each other again on Friday in Lucasville. First pitch is set for 5:00 p.m.
Oak Hill – Crabtree 1-3 (R), Sturgill 1-3, Sharp 1-3, Potter 0-1 (BB)
Valley – Markins 4-4 (2 RBI, R, 2B), Brown 3-4 (3 RBI, R), Schackart 3-4 (RBI, R, 2B), Altman 2-4 (RBI, 2 R), Sommers 1-3 (2 R, 2B), Gardner 1-4 (RBI, 2B), Kuhn 1-4, Cauldwell 1-4 (R, 2B), Williams 1-3 (R)
W – Brown (1-1) 7 IP, 3 H, R, ER, 8 K, BB
L – Crabtree (0-1) 6 IP, 15 H, 7 R, 2 ER, 4 K, BB
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