Eaton Rapids Public Schools
Girls Varsity Softball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- May 23, 2023
In the first game, Mallory Smith drove in four on three hits to lead Greyhounds past Dansville 16-2 on Tuesday. Smith drove in runs on a double in the sixth and a double in the seventh. Greyhounds scored seven runs in the sixth inning. Riley Cutler, Brooke DePeel, Smith, and Kayleigh DeShais powered the big inning with RBIs.DeShais led things off in the pitcher's circle for Greyhounds. The pitcher went seven innings, allowing two runs on five hits, striking out ten and walking zero. Greyhounds launched one home run on the day. Izzy Hoag put one out in the third inning. Greyhounds collected 20 hits on the day. Smith, DeShais, Cadence McGuirt, DePeel, Hoag, Zoe Newberry, Maddy Putnam, and Cutler all managed multiple hits for Greyhounds. DePeel, McGuirt, DeShais, and Smith all had three hits to lead Greyhounds. Greyhounds was sure-handed in the field and didn't commit a single error. Smith had the most chances in the field with ten.
In the second game, Zoe Newberry was dialed in at the plate on Tuesday, tallying four hits and leading Greyhounds to a 9-4 win over Dansville. Newberry singled in the first, doubled in the third, tripled in the fourth, and singled in the fifth. In the first inning, Greyhounds got their offense started when Cadence McGuirt doubled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run. Greyhounds pulled away for good with four runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Taylor Orta singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run, Newberry tripled on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs, and McGuirt grounded out, scoring one run. Ari Brooks led the Greyhounds to victory on the rubber. Brooks surrendered four runs on five hits over seven innings, striking out seven.
Greyhounds scattered 15 hits in the game. Newberry, Brooks, Maddy Putnam, and Mallory Smith all collected multiple hits for Greyhounds. Newberry went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead Greyhounds in hits.
The Varsity Softball team takes on Charlotte at Charlotte today in a make-up conference doubleheader.