Story By: Dalton Bishop
Last night the Mississinewa Lady Indians fell to Alexandria 8-3. Erika Foy pitched a complete game and had 9 Strikeouts. Alexandria led 2-0 after the 1st. In the 3rd Inning Freshman Lexi Cruzan would hit a liner up the middle the took the pitchers glove off her hand scoring Kenzie Skeens from 2nd. 2-1 Alexandria lead after 3 Innings of play. In the 4th Inning Foy struck out the first two batters, before giving up a homerun to Ball State Commit Mackenzie McCarty over the centerfield fence. Alexandria leads 4-2 after 4 Innings of play. In the 5th Freshman Riley Mckee hit a double to the right centerfield gap scoring Madison Stanley from 1st, cutting the Lady Tiger lead to 3-2 after 5 Innings. In the 6th Inning the Lady Tigers would bat around their entire lineup tallying 5 runs in the Inning to add up their 8 runs. In the bottom half of the 6th a Kenzie Skeens single would score Aubrey Tann from second to make up the Indians 3 runs. The Lady Indians have lost 4 straight and and 8 of their last 10. Things have not been pretty for the Indians but they will look to rebound tonight for Senior Night as the host Southwood starting at 5pm! Come out and support your Indians!
JV Indians Score a Victory and WIN the CIC
The top of the 1st inning for Alexandria was not so pretty, Freshman Jenna Berryhill struck the first two batters out, hit the 3rd and then struck out the 4th batter. In the bottom half of the 1st a Tyler Bartel strikeout started the Lady Indians out with one out. Lily Davis would then come to the plate and double to Left Field, Cierra Vasquez would then step into the box and double over the centerfielder’s head and plate Davis for the first of 6 runs in the first. Through 3 Innings of play Berryhill had struck out 7 Batters. The Lady Indians led 8-1 after 3. In the 4th Inning Sophomore Tyler Bartel hit a liner over the centerfielder’s head Plating Alivia Rice, Bartel would round second and head for 3rd where most would have thought she would stop, but she round 3rd and head for home where she would have a 2 run inside the park homerun to score the games 15th run for the Indians. The Lady Indians went on to defeat Alexandria 15-1 after 5 Innings and go onto win the CIC with a perfect record of 6-0. Jenna Berryhill pitched a complete game 1 Hit 11K’s.