The Artesian offense strikes again pounding out 23 hits in 5 innings last night against the Ben Davis Giants. Every Artesian in the line-up got a hit with 8 of them getting multiple hits.
McKenna Gardner led the Artesians with 5 hits, which ties the record for hits in a game for Martinsville. Elizabeth Snipes, Annah Elliott, and Paige Dorsett all had 3 hits. Ryleigh Dalton, Ali Lang, Jersey Tannehill, and Kate Sisson all had 2 hits on the night. Annah Elliott, Ali Lang, and Kate Sisson each had a double, Jersey Tannehill had 2 doubles, Ryleigh Dalton had a triple, and Lexi Lucas hit a home run. Paige Dorsett also drove in a team high 6 runs on the evening.
Lexi Lucas pitched the 1st 3 innings only allowing 4 hits while striking out 4. Kate Sisson came in to pitch the 4th and 5th and finished the game strong. She didn’t give up a hit and struck out 3 to complete the shut-out.
The Artesians will host Pendleton Heights on Friday night and they will honor their 2 seniors before the game at 5:00.