Lady Vikes blast Greenville, 9-3
Published 12:00 am Friday, August 17, 2001
[08/17/01] Marilyn Landers had a home run and a double to lead Warren Central to a 9-3 win over Greenville on Thursday.
Landers had two RBIs and pitched the win as the Lady Vikes improved to 5-0.
Katie Barnett had two RBIs and Lyn Strawn tripled for WC, which scored three in the third inning to take a 5-1 lead and tacked on four more in the fifth.
WC, which will be at Northwest Rankin on Tuesday, outhit Greenville, 7-4.
“They played good defense,” WC coach Lucy Young said.
Lawrence County 6, VHS 5
Brandi Parker and LaToya Trunell cranked out three hits apiece as Vicksburg High had a strong showing against Lawrence County.
“We played a heck of a ballgame,” first-year VHS coach Jennifer Wilkerson said, noting that Lawrence county had 30 players to VHS’ 17.
“I saw some errors, but the things I saw that we did wrong are things we can improve on.”
Kelsey Hudson, Lauren Johnson, Katie Jenkins and Kelli Outz all had two hits for VHS, which led 4-1 after four innings.
The Missy Gators (2-2) will be at Madison Central Tuesday.