Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity defeated Piedmont 10-0 on Friday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Cohlee Boone induced a groundout from Walker to finish off the game.
Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity secured the victory thanks to nine runs in the third inning. The rally was led by doubles by Bailey Clark, Tia Titi, and Clark, singles by Eilee Sparks and Ashlyn Burns, a triple by Boone, and a home run by Sarah Howell.
One bright spot for Piedmont was a single by M Byers in the third inning.
Emily Thrasher was the winning pitcher for Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity. She allowed one hit and zero runs over four innings, striking out four and walking zero.
Boone threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. Boone recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity.
E Farmer took the loss for Piedmont. She allowed nine hits and six runs over three and a third innings, striking out two and walking one.
Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity socked one home run on the day. Howell put one out in the third inning.
Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity totaled 14 hits in the game. Ametria Wilson, Takya Garrett, Thrasher, Howell, and Clark each managed multiple hits for Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity.
Clark, Howell, Thrasher, Garrett, and Wilson each collected two hits to lead Oxford Lady Jackets Varsity.
Byers led Piedmont with one hit in two at bats. Piedmont was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. R Franklin made the most plays with four.
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