Chartiers Valley Runs Away With Early Lead in Victory
Ringgold Middle School Lady Rams watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 20-5 loss to Chartiers Valley on Monday. Chartiers Valley scored on a double by 24, a double by #30, a double by #22, and a single by #28 in the first inning.
Ringgold struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Chartiers Valley, giving up 20 runs.
Chartiers Valley got things started in the first inning. 24 drove in one when he doubled.
Chartiers Valley scored six runs in the fifth inning. Chartiers Valley’s big inning was driven by walks by #11, #26, and 4 and singles by #28 and #2. #27 got the start for Chartiers Valley. She went five innings, allowing five runs on seven hits and striking out nine.
Talyn Patton was on the mound for Ringgold Middle School Lady Rams. She lasted four innings, allowing 16 hits and 14 runs while striking out five. Olivia Vecchio and Ali Bianchi entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two-thirds of an inning and one-third of an inning respectively.
Vecchio led Ringgold Rams with three hits in three at bats.
Chartiers Valley tallied 18 hits on the day. #28, #11, 24, #22, 23, #30, 4, and #27 each managed multiple hits for Chartiers Valley. Chartiers Valley didn’t commit a single error in the field. 24 had nine chances in the field, the most on the team. #30 led Chartiers Valley with four stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with 13 stolen bases.