Six runs batted in from Hannah Branam helped lead Carter HS Lady Hornets past Gatlinburg-Pittman 17-4 on Wednesday. Branam drove in runs on a double in the first, a in the second, and a double in the third.
Carter HS Lady Hornets earned the victory despite allowing Gatlinburg-Pittman to score three runs in the third inning. Gatlinburg-Pittman’s big inning was driven by singles by Jadan Thomas and Autumn McCarter.
Carter HS Lady Hornets fired up the offense in the first inning. Liz Umbarger drove in two when she singled.
Anna Grace Duncan took the win for Carter HS Lady Hornets. She surrendered four runs on seven hits over five innings, striking out three.
Cassie Galant took the loss for Gatlinburg-Pittman. She allowed seven hits and 13 runs over four innings, striking out two.
Carter HS Lady Hornets tallied eight hits in the game. Branam and Makinsey Russell all managed multiple hits for Carter HS Lady Hornets. Russell and Branam each collected two hits to lead Carter HS Lady Hornets. Carter HS Lady Hornets tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Russell led the way with three.
Cayla Powers led Gatlinburg-Pittman with two hits in two at bats.