Saturday, April 22, 2017
Kankakee Valley High School
Hobart High School
Kougars Win Big
At Hobart Saturday, the host Brickies tallied a run in the first to take an early lead. Kougar right fielder, Kaylee Barrett led off the top of the second with a home run to tie the score at 1. KV tallied 3 more in the frame to take a 4-1 lead. Hobart scored another run in the bottom of the second to close the gap to 4-2. The Kougars then exploded for 9 runs in the 3rd, including 2 homers from third baseman Emma Sark and another bomb from the bat of Kaylee Barrett. Kankakee Valley raises its overall record to 7-3, 4-2 in the Northwest Crossroads Conference.
Pitching: WP–KV–Emma Maple–(6 wins 2 losses)–5 innings, 2 runs, 3 hits, 5 K’s, 2 BB.
Hitting: KV–Emma Sark–3 for 5, 2 home runs, 4 runs, 4 RBI
Kaylee Barrett–2 for 4, 2 home runs, 3 runs, 4 RBI
Lindsey Stokes–3 for 3, 3 runs, 3 RBI