Lady Chiefs crush Central, beat Jay
Published 9:07 am Thursday, February 25, 2010
By By Chandler Myers
Northview’s Lady Chiefs continued their undefeated run to open the season by crushing the Central Lady Jaguars 15-0 at Central High School Monday afternoon.
The Lady Chiefs (3-0, 1-0) picked up the win with strong offense as six batters collected the 15 RBI.
Lady Chiefs Head Coach Sammy Day said his team has opened the season with strong bats.
The Lady Chiefs and the Lady Jaguars opened the game with a tight battle as neither team scored a run in the first two innings.
In the top of the third inning, the Lady Chiefs finally got on the board as Kolbi Cobb (3-for-4, 3 RBI), Hayley Simpson (1-for-3), Ashley Digmon (0-for-3), Aimee Clarke (1-for-2, 1 RBI), Shawna Montgomery (2-for-3, 2 RBI), Emily Vickery (2-for-4, 2 RBI) and Misty Doran (2-for-3) all came across the plate to put Northview ahead 7-0.
In the fourth inning, the Lady Chiefs continued their domination as they added eight more runs with Candice Greenwell (1-for-4, 3 RBI), Digmon, Clarke, Montgomery, Vickery, Doran, Cobb and Simpson each scored runs to put the Lady Chiefs on top 15-0, which put the game away after five innings.
The Lady Chiefs next game is Thursday at home against Freeport. The junior varisty begins at 4 p.m. and the varsity game starts at 6 p.m.
Lady Chiefs 12
Lady Royals 8
Northview opened its district season as the Lady Chiefs traveled to Jay to take on the Jay Lady Royals last Thursday.
The Lady Chiefs (2-0, 1-0) came into the game after defeating the Lady Blue Devils of Atmore 19-4, and left Jay with their second win as they won 12-8.
Lady Chiefs Head Coach Sammy Day said his team has been playing strong offense and defense.
Leading the Lady Chiefs in the game were second baseman Amber McMillan and catcher Emily Vickery. McMillan hit 3-for-5 in the win with five RBI, while Vickery went 2-for-4 with three RBI.
Aimee Clarke also notched an RBI, while going 1-for-5.