Saturday, April 16, 2016
Indian Creek High School
Knightstown High School
The Braves pulled out a 14-13 victory over Kightstown Saturday afternoon in a game where offense was not hard to come by. Both teams combined for 27 runs and 36 hits, including nine extra base hits. The Braves found themselves in a difficult situation after the 5th inning when they were down 5-9, before they recovered for the win.
The Braves made an impact of the plate in the 6th and 7th inning, scoring 8 runs. Knightstown responded with 3 in the bottom of the 7th to tie the game.
In the top of the 8th, Morgan Palmer had a line drive single and Liz Rossiter reached on error. Rachel Kyle then reached on a error that also allowed Kiersten Brester, who was pinch running for Palmer, to score. That one run was all the Braves needed as the kept Kightstown scoreless in the bottom of the 8th.
Rachel Kyle 5 RBIs
Sydney Williams 2 home runs, 1 double, 5 RBIs
Doubles by Zoey Gatton and Brittany Dugan
The Braves are now 3-3 overall and 3-0 in conference