Highlassies, Lady Cardinals split

Highlassies, Lady Cardinals split

The McLennan Highlassies and Trinity Valley Lady Cardinals split their doubleheader at Bosque River Ballpark.

Trinity Valley took game one 5-1 with Kayleigh Williams taking the loss for McLennan in the circle.

The Lady Cardinals began the scoring with one run in the top of the first as Torri Hedrick walked, moved to second on a single by Breana Florez and scored on a double by Kayla Diaz.

Trinity Valley added a run in the top of the third as Angelica Navarro singled, moved to second on a ground out by Desirae Delgado, stole third and scored on a double by Hedrick.

The Highlassies' only run came in the bottom of the third. Elizabeth Svienty singled and moved to second on a ground out by Angelina Camacho. Svienty then moved to third on a passed ball and scored on a single by Dariann Resendez

Diaz's solo home run in the top of the fourth put the Lady Cards up 3-1.

Trinity Valley increased their lead with a run in the fifth. Delgado singled. Florez and Diaz drew back-to-back walks to load the bases. Alysaa De Los Santos then reached safely on an error, bringing Delgado in to score.

The Lady Cardinals' final run came in the top of the seventh. Florez was safe at first on a Highlassie error. Diaz followed with a single and was replaced by pinch runner Anna Wilhoite. De Los Santos singled and Lithe Pokopala-Waiohu walked to load the bases. Wilhoite then scored on a fly out by Mikayla Castro.

McLennan bounced back to defeat Trinity Valley 6-4 in the night cap with Vannessa Castro picking up the win. Andrea Gonzales went 3-3 with a double and Faith Aguilar was 2-2. Resendez recorded a double and two RBIs. Marisa Flores went 2-3 with two doubles and an RBI. Theresa Gonzales also picked up an RBI.

Trinity Valley 5, McLennan 1
Trinity Valley 101 110 1 – 5 11 1
McLennan 001 000 0 – 1 5 2
Samantha Sevier and Kayla Diaz. Kayleigh Williams, Vannessa Castro (6) and Estrella Guardiola. WP: Sevier; LP: Williams. Leading hitters – Trinity Valley: Angelica Navarro (2-4), Desirae Delgado (2-4), Torri Hedrick (2-3, 2B, RBI), Kayla Diaz (3-3, 2B, HR, 2 RBI), Alyssa De Los Santos (1-4, RBI) and Mikayla Castro (0-3, RBI); McLennan: Dariann Resendez (1-3, RBI). Record: McLennan 5-2.

McLennan 6, Trinity Valley 4
Trinity Valley 300 100 0 – 4 8 2
McLennan 001 320 0 – 6 12 3
Courtney Johnson, Kayla Trekell (4), Samantha Sevier (4) and Kayla Diaz. Chanlynn Turner, Vannessa Castro (4) and Estrella Guardiola. WP: Castro; LP: Sevier. Leading hitters – Trinity Valley: Angelica Navarro (2-3, 2B, 2 RBI), Kayla Diaz (1-3, 2B, RBI), Breana (1-3, 2B) and Alyssa De Los Santos (2-3, RBI); McLennan: Dariann Resendez (1-4, 2B, 2 RBI), Marisa Flores (2-3, 2 2B, RBI), Theresa Gonzales (1-4, RBI), Andrea Gonzales (3-3, 2B) and Faith Aguilar (2-2). Record: McLennan 6-2.