The Lady Tigers played host to the Ayersville Pilots in their season opener to record a 11-6 win.
The Tigers fell behind after the first inning 3-1 but tied the game 3 all in the third. The Pilots added another run in the top of the fourth but the lady tigers answered with a hitting showcase in the bottom of the inning and added 6 runs for the home team. Ayersville scored 2 additional runs in the fifth but it wasn't enough to take the lead or stop the tigers from adding a run each in the fifth and sixth for the win.
Leading hitters for the lady tigers:
Hanna Brian 3-1B, RBI
Cheyenne Hernandez 3-1B, 2RBI's
Jasmine Bretz 2-1B, RBI
Morgan Baltz 1B
Haleigh Fleck 1B
Kelcie Bean 1B
Winning Pitcher/Catcher: C. Hernandez/B. Boyer
Losing Pitcher/Catcher: K. Brown/J. Church
photos by Ferg
Captains get the instructions before the start of the game
Cheyenne Hernandez fires a pitch
Hanna Brian drops a bunt
Jasmine Bretz fields the ball