Logansport JV built an 11-run lead in the third inning and then held off Northwestern’s charge for a 15-13 victory on Monday. Northwestern managed 12 runs in the failed comeback. Dentland, Rosenbaum, Beaty, Breish, Butcher, and Breish each picked up RBIs.
Kyleigh Sweet collected five hits in five at bats to help lead Logansport JV to victory. Sweet singled in the first, doubled in the second, tripled in the third, singled in the fourth, and singled in the seventh.
Logansport JV fired up the offense in the first inning, when Logansport JV scored one run on a stolen base.
Northwestern scored six runs in the third inning. Northwestern’s big inning was driven by a triple by Beaty, a single by Dentland, by Rosenbaum, and by Breish.
Hannah Bushaw led things off in the circle for Logansport JV. She lasted seven innings, allowing 19 hits and 13 runs while striking out two and walking one.
Dentland was in the pitcher’s circle for Northwestern. She went seven innings, allowing 15 runs on 26 hits and striking out two.
Logansport JV tallied 26 hits. Sweet, Brooke Overman, Hunter Hamm, Brooke Veasey, Reagan Hildebrand, Kylie Rozzi, and Heidi Reed each had multiple hits for Logansport JV. Sweet led Logansport JV with five hits in five at bats. Logansport JV stole nine bases during the game as two players stole more than one. Hamm led the way with two. Logansport JV was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Bushaw made the most plays with six.
Northwestern collected 19 hits on the day. Butcher, Dentland, Rosenbaum, Riker, and Hughes each managed multiple hits for Northwestern. Butcher went 4-for-5 at the plate to lead Northwestern in hits. Northwestern didn’t commit a single error in the field. Pyle had the most chances in the field with four. Beltrain led Northwestern with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with eight stolen bases.