The Artesians traveled to Indian Creek on Monday night to take on the Braves. This was a very high scoring game with several home runs and extra base hits. Madison Lindsay got her first start of the year on the mound, but her bat was pretty impressive too.
Lindsay led the Artesians with 4 hits, 2 of which were home runs, 4 runs, and 5 RBI’s. Several other Artie’s had a great night at the plate as well. Lexi Lucas was 4 for 5 with a home run, 2 runs, and 3 RBI’s. McKenna Gardner was 3-5 with 2 doubles, 3 runs, and 1 RBI. Macey Staley was 3 for 5 with a stolen base and 1 RBI. Elizabeth Snipes was also 3 for 5 with 2 runs and an RBI. Paige Dorsett and Jersey Tannehill also had multiple hits with 2, each getting a double as well.
Madison Lindsay picked up the win. She pitched 6.1 innings, giving up 11 hits and striking out 3, before Lexi Lucas came in to close the game getting the last 2 outs and picking up the save.
Martinsville will face conference rival Mooresville on Tuesday and Wednesday this week. Both teams are tied at the top of the conference with only 1 loss.