Lady Rebels shell Hoxie 19-7
Riverside played host to Hoxie Monday at Lake City and pounded the Lady Mustangs 19-7. The Lady Rebels scored multiple runs in the first four innings. Riverside got five in the first, tacked on seven more in the second and put up a four-spot in the third before finishing the day with a three-run fourth inning.
Katie Towery earned the win, pitching five innings of five-hit softball. Towery fanned eight and walked four while allowing just one earned run.
Mallory Felton clubbed a grand slam homer and drove in five runs to lead the Riverside onslaught. Felton also singled and scored three times. Leadoff hitter Delaney George, singled, doubled and scored twice while Carson Smith had a pair of singles, drove in a run and scored three times. Whitney Wagganer had a pair of singles, an RBI and a run scored. Brianna Campbell cracked a bases-loaded double while Towery singled twice, doubled and scored four runs. Bailey Fisher had an RBI single and crossed the plate three times. McKenna Beach singled and scored a run while Grace Ann Puckett had an RBI and scored twice.
Riverside returns to action Monday at Bay. The Lady Rebels play host to Trumann Tuesday before closing the week with a Thursday afternoon road trip to Wilson to take on RIvercrest.