Chesterton softball team pounded out 11 hits, including two home runs, as
they improved 5-0 with a 9-0 victory over Hebron on Monday.
took a couple of innings for the bats to produce at clutch times,”
Chesterton coach LouAnn Hopson said. “Several of our outs were rockets
hit right at defenders. The girls did a great job of adjusting.”
Trojans cracked the scoreboard in the third inning when Shelby Carter and
Sydney Cooley reached with one-out singles. Megan Matheny’s home run put
Chesterton on top 3-0.
started the fifth with a walk and Cooley followed with a single. Carter
scored when Jill Bohnert reached on an error. Mallory McKee’s single
plated Cooley for a 5-0 lead.
Trojans put the final touches on the win as Carter reached on a one-out
error and scored on Cooley’s two-run home run. Matheny singled and went
to second on a throwing error. After a Bohnert walk, McKee plated both
with a double.
threatened to score in all but one inning,” Hopson said. “The two home
runs were huge.”
Tymorek struck out 16 and allowed just three hits in picking up the
had three errors and Megan had three walks, but most of that happened in
two innings,” Hopson said. “Aside from that, we got another good
Trojans open Duneland Athletic Conference play tonight when they travel to
Merrillville for a 4:30 p.m. first pitch.
9, Hebron 0
000 000 0 - 0 3 3
003 024 x - 9 11 3
- Mallory McKee ©. HR - Megan Matheny, Sydney Cooley ©. Pitching Summary
Đ Chesterton Đ Megan Tymorek (7 IP, 3 H, 16 K, 3 BB). WP - Tymorek.