Redwomen get 19 hits in win
PEDRO — Rock Hill’s uniforms are red, but their favorite color Friday was green. Kelley green.
Kayla Kelley went 4-for-4 with a double and two runs batted in to lead a 19-hit attack as the Redwomen beat the Fairland Lady Dragons 16-9 in an Ohio Valley Conference game.
Besides Kelley, Brooke Long was 3-4 with three doubles, Megan Long was 3-4, Courtney Duncan and Kim Moore 2-4, and Jazel DeAutremont and Brooke Skinner were 2-5.
DeAutremont and Skinner each had three runs batted in.
“We played well the whole game except for the one inning when we ha four errors. But we hit well. The girls stepped in the box ready to hit,” said Redwomen coach Mary Harper.
DeAutremont had a two-run single and Moore drove in two with a double in the five-run second inning.
Brooke Long had a two-run double in the sixth inning as Rock Hill (9-10, 5-4) scored four times to extend the lead to 16-9.
The game marked the final home contest for seniors Megan Long, Brooke Long, Samantha Massie, and Kelley.
Amber Bias and Mackenzie Rucker. Jazel DeAutremont and Megan Russell. W-DeAutremont (6-K, 2-BB). L-Bias (3-K, 3-BB). 2B-Fairland: Leighanne Evans 2, Mackenzie Rucker; Rock Hill: Brooke Long 3, Megan Long, Kim Moore, Kayla Kelley. 3B-Fairland: Mackenzie Rucker. Hitting-Fairland: Mackenzie Rucker 2-3, Whitney Boster 2-4, Keri Pinkerman 1-4, Leighanne Evans 2-3, Stormie Spitzer 1-2; Rock Hill: Courtney Duncan 2-4, Brooke Long 3-4, Jazel DeAutremont 2-5, Kim Moore 2-4, Brooke Skinner 2-5, Kayla Kelley 4-4, Megan Long 3-4, Kristyn Phillips 1-3.