Softball team posts series split vs. Hornets at Harrison on Monday
Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:45am caleb
Grayling catcher Jenna Schwartz hits 8th career home run, setting new school record
The Grayling Vikings won game one but lost game two during a varsity girls softball doubleheader played at Harrison High School on Monday night.
During the first game of the series, Grayling outscored Harrison 20-14.
Jenna Schwartz was 5 for 5 with a double, a triple, four runs scored, and one stolen base. Alison Brown was 3 for 4 with two doubles, three runs scored, and one stolen base. Jordyn Schwartz was 3 for 3 with three extra base hits, four runs scored, and two stolen bases. Hailey Hartman was 2 for 3 with a double and two runs scored. Kaylynn Childers was 2 for 4 with a double. Kyung Joseph was 2 for 3 with one run scored. Molly Hunter was 2 for 4 with two runs scored and two stolen bases. Hannah Childers was 2 for 3 with three runs scored. Georgia Barber was 1 for 1 with a double, one stolen base, and one run scored.
The Hornets won 14-7 during game two of Monday night’s doubleheader.
Jenna Schwartz was 4 for 4 with a home run, a triple, three runs scored, and two RBIs. For Schwartz, a junior, it was her eighth career home run, establishing a new all-time Grayling High School record for homers. Emma Prosser and Meagan Malm held the previous record; both players finished their careers with seven home runs.
“Jenna Schwartz smoked the ball all night long,” Coach John Junttila said.
Jordyn Schwartz was 2 for 2 with four stolen bases and one run scored vs. Harrison in game two. K. Childers was 2 for 4 with two stolen bases, one RBI, and one run scored. Sabrina Junttila was 2 for 4 with one run scored. Hunter was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Brown was 1 for 3 with one run scored. Barber was 1 for 3 with one stolen base. H. Childers was 1 for 3. Sarah Jones had one RBI.
Grayling (1-3 overall, 0-0 conference) will play at Lake City on Thursday, April 18, at 4:15 p.m.