Griffith Panthers Varsity Takes a Tough Blow From Boone Grove.
Saturday was a long day for Griffith Panthers Varsity, falling to Boone Grove 12-1.
Boone Grove scored six runs in the third inning. Boone Grove’s big inning was driven by singles by Caitlin Dziewicki and Kara Krause, a triple by Kylie Wertz, a home run by Erica Hoffman, and an error on a ball put in play by Analese Castellanos.
Natalee Meinert earned the win for Boone Grove. The bulldog lasted four innings, allowing two hits and zero runs while striking out ten and walking one. Mariah Atteberry threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Payton Kinder took the loss for Griffith Panthers Varsity. The righthander went two and a third innings, allowing ten runs on ten hits, striking out three and walking zero.
Kayla Doctor, Callie Linders, Kinder, and Peyton Willis all had one hit to lead Griffith Panthers Varsity.
Boone Grove totaled 13 hits in the game. Dziewicki, Emily Veschak, Hoffman, Wertz, and J Botma each had multiple hits for Boone Grove. Dziewicki led Boone Grove with three hits in four at bats. Boone Grove was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Veschak had the most chances in the field with 11.