The Lady Leopards continued their winning streak against McKinney North scoring 14 runs on 10 hits and only committed 1 error. The Lady Bulldogs scored 2 runs on 2 hits and committed 2 errors. Lovejoy came up big offensively across the board. Hannah Bohnenkamper had 2 hits, scored 3 runs, hit 2 RBI’s, and was hit by a pitch. Avery Archer had 1 hit, scored 2 runs, earned 2 RBI’s, and drew 3 walks. Karsen Patterson had 1 hit, 3 RBI’s, and drew a walk. Katie Dolberry had 3 hits, scored 2 runs, hit 2 RBI’s, and drew a walk. Mia Chase had 1 hit, scored 3 runs, hit 1 RBI, and drew a walk. Rachel Hoeffner walked twice and scored twice. Lauren Carlson had 2 hits, scored 2 runs, hit 1 RBI, and drew a walk. The team also had 9 stolen bases.
Karsen Patterson started the game in the circle and only gave up 1 hit and 1 earned run in her 2 innings of work. She also had 2 strikeouts on the evening. Grace Nguyen entered the game in the last inning of the game and gave up 1 hit in the three batters she faced.
Lovejoy will enter their last week of district play on Tuesday against Denison at home. The Lady Leopards are now 6-2 in district and 12-3 overall on the season.