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Lady Flyers sweep Hannan

Jim Walker
jim.walker@irontontribune.com

The St. Joseph Lady Flyers one-two punch is trying to throw knockout punches.
Kelsey Malone and Alex Holtzapfel continue to enjoy a big season including big games on Monday as the Lady Flyers swept the Hannan Lady Wildcats 16-6 and 17-4.
Malone is now 12-of-15 on the season and Holtzapfel 16-of-21 giving each player a batting average of over .700.
Holtzaapfel also was the winning pitcher in both games to give her 23 career victories.
St. Joseph (5-2) had five hits in the first game with Emma Whaley going 1-1, Paige Preston 1-2, Kaitlyn Sheridan 1-3, Malone 1-2 and Holtzapfel 1-4.
The Lady Flyers had nine hits in the second game as Holtzapfel went 4-4 with a triple while Malone and Sheridan were each 2-2. Lydia Sheridan was 1-2.
Game One
Hannan 103 40 = 6 6 1
St. Joseph (10)06 0x = 17 9 1
Holtzapfel and Malone. W-Holtzapfel (K-3, BB-2, ER-4). St. Joe hitting: Emma Whaley 1-1, Paige Preston 1-2, Kelsey Malone 1-2, Kaitlyn Sheridan 1-3, Alex Holtzapfel 1-4.
Game Two
Hannan 103 00 = 4 4 1
St. Joseph 584 0x = 17 9 1
Alex Holtzapfel and Kaitlyn Sheridan W-Holtzapfel (K-3, BB-4, ER-3). St. Joe hitting: Alex Holtzapfel 4-4 3B, Kaitlyn Sheridan 2-2, Kelsey Malone 2-2, Lydia Sheridan 1-2.