Winning pitcher Kennedy Swope, St. Joe
Losing pitcher Adriana Bibian, NP
New Prairie pitcher Adriana Bibian pitched 6 innings allowing 12 runs, 20 hits, 3 walks, and 2 strike outs in her first loss of the season.
St. Joe pitcher Kennedy Swope pitched 6 innings allowing 4 runs on 7 hits, 4 walks, and 5 strikeouts for the win.
St. Joe led the game off with two runs in the 1st leadoff batter Gillis and Ratigan singled. Haley West cracked a two-run triple to give the Indians the first score. New Prairie answered in the 2nd with a couple walks and two key hits by Brown and Deutcher scoring 3. The Indians rallied in the 3rd scoring three runs on five consecutive hits from the middle of their lineup. St. Joe scored two more runs in the fifth, they held the Cougars scoreless in the 3rd and 4th innings. In the 5th New Prairie scored one run by Deutcher’s RBI single driving in McLain. The Indian’s took advantage of two walks and producing four hits in the 6th scoring five more runs. The Cougars final at bat fell short, three sharply hit balls to right at St. Joe defenders gave Swope three up, three down to end the game.
JV Cougars next game is Tuesday 4/9 @ home vs South Central 4:30 CST.