Huntington destroys Lady Saints

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, April 17, 2001

Emily Hazlip had an inside-the-park home run as part of a five-run first inning as the Huntington Lady Hounds cruised to a 13-1 win over the Trinity Lady Saints Monday at Huntington in MPSA District 5-1A softball action.

Monday’s game was originally scheduled for today.

Huntington improved to 10-5 overall and 2-0 in district play.

JoLee Hughes was the winning pitcher for Huntington as she allowed one run and six hits in five innings and had a double at the plate.

Lauren Wagoner went 3-for-3 with two triples and a double for the Lady Hounds. Whitney Bradford was 2-for-3 with a triple; Tiffany Ferguson went 2-for-3 with a double; and Lindsay Wagoner was 2-for-2 with a triple.

Ashley McCalip was the losing pitcher, but had a solid game at the plate, going 2-for-2 with a double. Ashley Kingsafer had a double for the Lady Saints.

In the junior varsity game, Huntington defeated Trinity 10-4.

Michelle Yearick was the winning pitcher for Huntington.

Mallory Archer was the losing pitcher for Trinity. She also went 1-for-2 with a triple. Lauren Harper was 1-for-2 with a double.

Sylvia Moak went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Huntington’s 12-hit attack.

Tabitha Baxter and Katie Rife each went 2-for-2 and Jacquelyn Randall had a triple.

Trinity hosts Parklane at the Natchez Girls Softball Complex beginning with the varsity game followed by the JV game at 4 p.m. Thursday.

Huntington returns to action when it hosts the Spring Fling Round-Robin Tournament which will consist of Huntington, Trinity, Jackson Academy, Parklane and Heidelburg Academy beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday.