CORNERSVILLE — It was a close battle in Monday night’s season opener between Cornersville and Community.After the Viqueens built a late, two-run lead, Cornersville rallied for two runs in …
CORNERSVILLE — It was a close battle in Monday night’s season opener between Cornersville and Community.
After the Viqueens built a late, two-run lead, Cornersville rallied for two runs in the bottom of the seventh.
In the end, it was an eighth-inning run knocked in by senior Zoey Dixon that secured the Purple and Gold’s first win of the season.
In total, Community hammered Cornersville pitching for 14 hits, with Abi Brown leading the way with four hits, including a double and a triple.
Anna Haskins, along with Dixon, both went 3-for-4.
Annie Prince toed the rubber for seven innings and struck out 10 batters against four walks.
She allowed six runs on seven hits, only three of which were earned.
Taylar Wessnar pitched the final inning in relief and despite giving up two walks, didn’t allow a run to score.
The Viqueens are back in action on Tuesday night at Cannon County, with a 5 p.m. first pitch.
Community 100 300 21 — 7 14 4
Cornersville 001 120 20 — 6 7 2
Community: Abi Brown 4-for-5, Zoey Dixon 3-for-5, Alana Tate 2-for-5, Anna Haskins 3-for-4, Annie Prince 1-for-4, Taylar Wessner 1-for-4.
Cornersville: Jayli Childress 2-for-3, Alicia Polk 1-for-3, Emma Ward 2-for-5, Kate Lemon 1-for-3, Carmen Ward 1-for-4.
LP: C. Ward
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