Franklin Springs, GA - The Lady Lions took on Converse in a double header event. The Lions started off strong Bottom of the 1st when Kara Hembree walked, Cheyenne Galloway reached on an error, and Kalen Callaway singled to the pitcher to load the bases. Kirsten Hill then doubled to right center bringing in Galloway and Callaway. Hill then scored by an error by the third baseman. After that Crystal Busbee walked and Jorden Williams doubled to left field to bring her in; 4-0 Lions.
Emmanuel came back hot again Bottom of the 4th when Halle Cheek singled to the shortstop and Kara Hembree laid down a SAC bunt. Cheyenne Galloway then singled to third base and Kalen Callaway singled to right field to bring in Cheek. Kirsten Hill then singled to right center and brought in Callaway; 6-0 Lions.
Bottom of the 6th, The Lady Lions were ready to finish it up. Kirsten Hill hit a homerun to bring in one run and Crystal Busbee singled to right field. Jessica Allen then singled to center field and Halle Cheek came in clutch to hit a single to centerfield that would score Busbee. Final Score: 8-0 Lions in 6 innings.
Pitcher Erin Harden struck out 14 of the 17 Converse batters she faced and Pitcher Madison Hopper closed the game with 3 strike out of the 6 batters she faced! Great day on the mound for the EC Pitchers.
Key Contributors Include: Kirsten Hill with a double, homerun, 4 RBIs, and going 3-4 at the plate; Jorden Williams with a double and RBI; Halle Cheek with an RBI and going 3-4 at the plate; Cheyenne Galloway went 2-2 at the plate; Kalen Callaway went 3-4 at the plate; Crystal Busbee went 1-2 at the plate; Jessica Allen went 2-4 at the plate.
Game two started off strong when Converse put their first run on the board Top of the 2nd when they pulled together a few hits. Bottom of the 3rd the Lady Lions responded when Halle Cheek singled to third base and Kara Hembree laid a SAC bunt to move her over. Cheyenne Galloway then singled to center field then stole second. Senior Kalen Callaway then walked and Cheek scored on a pass ball. Madison Franklin reach on an error and scored Galloway. Crystal Busbee then singled to right field to bring in Callaway; 3-1 Lions.
Bottom of the 4th the Lions continued their score fest when Jessica Allen doubled to right center and Halle Cheek singled to right field. Kara Hembree then singled to left field to bring in Allen; 4-1 Lions.
Bottom of the 6th the Lady Lions were ready to finish it up when Kalen Callaway doubled to left field and Madison Franklin followed by also doubling to left field; Callaway scored. Kirsten Hill walked and Jorden Williams homered to bring in 3 RBIs. Jessica Allen then singled to left field and advanced to second on an error. Coming in clutch Halle Cheek singled to centerfield to bring in Allen. Run Rule 9-1 Lions.
Pitcher Erin Harden threw another phenomenal game striking out 10 batters of the 26 faced.
Key Contributors Include: Kalen Callaway with a double and going 2-2 at the plate; Madison Franklin with a double and a RBI; Jessica Allen doubled and went 2-2 at the plate; Jorden Williams homered and had 3 RBIs; Crystal Busbee had 2 RBIs; Halle Cheek also had a RBI and went 3-3 at the plate
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