Kenzie Rice was clutch at the plate with ducks on the pond on Tuesday, driving in six on three hits to lead West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity past South Putnam 17-2 on Tuesday. Rice drove in runs on a single in the first, a triple in the second, a groundout in the fourth, and a single in the fourth.
West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity secured the victory thanks to nine runs in the fourth inning. West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity big bats were led by Rice, Samantha Seventy, Hannah Lewis, Mary-Paige Mason, Emma Stevens, and Lyric Krause, who all drove in runs.
In the first inning, West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity got their offense started when Abby Meehan singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.
West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity put up nine runs in the fourth inning. West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity put the pressure on, lead by walks by Mason and Meehan, singles by Stevens and Rice, by Krause, a groundout by Rice, an error on a ball put in play by Lewis, and a double by Seventy.
Lewis was the winning pitcher for West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity. She surrendered two runs on two hits over five innings, striking out four.
Egold started the game for South Putnam. She went three and a third innings, allowing 11 runs on 13 hits and walking one. Carr threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity collected 16 hits. Stevens, Rice, Meehan, Seventy, Mason, and Alex Barnaby each collected multiple hits for West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity. Rice and Stevens each managed three hits to lead West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity. West Vigo Lady Vikes Varsity was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Meehan had the most chances in the field with five.