Independence 15, James Monroe 0 (5 innings)
Coal City – Kaylen Parks hit a grand slam, her 11th home run of the season, as Independence defeated James Monroe 15-0 Friday night in Coal City.
Alli Hypes, Kendall Martin and Destiny Blankenship all had multi-hit games for the Lady Patriots in the win. Hypes smashed a double and added four RBIs while Martin had a double and a triple. Blankenship had a triple and two RBIs.
Indy improves to 15-11 and will host regional foe Westside on Monday.
JM: 000 00 – 0 2 2
I (15-11): 314 7x – 15 11 0
Pitching – I: Buckland and Kaylen Parks. WP: Buckland, LP: . Hitting – I: Delaney Buckland (RBI), Alli Hypes 2-3 (2B, 4 RBI), Kaylen Parks 1-3 (HR, 4 RBI), Sarah Bragg 1-2 (RBI), Kendall Martin 2-3 (2B, 3B RBI), Destiny Blankenship 3-4 (3B, 2 RBI), Alyssa Daniels 1-1 (RBI), Trista White 1-2.
Independence 15, Liberty 0 (3 Innings)
Coal City – Delaney Buckland and Alli Hypes combined to throw a no-hitter in a 15-0 win over Liberty Thursday night in Coal City.
Buckland was 2-for-3 at the plate with two RBIs while Kaylen Parks added a triple and an RBI. Sarah Bragg collected two hits as well for the Lady Patriots, picking up 3 RBIs in the process.
L: 000 – 0 0 5
I: 474 – 15 11 0
Pitching – L: D. Trump and J. Hartforsn; I: Buckland, Hypes and Parks. WP: Buckland, LP: Trump. Hitting – L: NA; I: Delaney Buckland 2-3 (2 RBI), Kaylen Parks 1-2 (3B, RBI), Sarah Bragg 2-2 (2B, 3 RBI), Kendall Martin 1-2 (2B, 2 RBI), Destiny Blankenship 1-3, Chloe Hart 1-2 (RBI), Caydence Nelson (RBI), Alyssa Daniels 2-2 (RBI), Trista White 1-3 (RBI).