Martinsville traveled to Tri-West on Saturday for the May Classic. They faced Tri-West in the 1st game of the day. The Artesians started off hitting well in the 1st inning scoring 5 runs. Behind the pitching of Kate Sisson, the Artesians never looked back. They were able to take the win over Tri-West 7 to 2.
Jersey Tannehill led the team with 3 hits on the game, 1 run, and 2 RBI’s. Ali Lang, Elizabeth Snipes, Macey Staley, and Paige Dorsett all had 2 hits, and Annah Elliott rounded out the hitting with 1 hit in the game.
Kate Sisson was the starting pitcher against Tri-West. She pitched a complete game only giving up 6 hits and striking out 7. She didn’t allow Tri-West to even make it close. She only gave up 2 runs in the 6th inning, but came out in the 7th and shut them down.
The Artesians will play Lutheran in the 2nd game of the May Classic at 12:00.