SB: Dragons rout Crusaders
May 12, 2014By Andrew Smith of New Palestine High School
New Palestine's offense continued its hot hand, beating Scecina 11-1 in five innings Friday afternoon.
The Dragons had 18 hits, including eight extra-base hits, in the victory. Brittany Duncan led the way, going 3-3 with three runs, a homer, a double and two RBI. Mary Crumlin also hit two doubles, scored twice and drove in a run. Markie Wood was 2-3 with a double, two runs and two RBI. Adie Lorsung went 2-4 with a run and an RBI. Casey Lehman had a single, a double and an RBI. Issy Hoyt also had a single, a double and two RBI. Madison Whitaker, Kaylin McMurray, Tara Morey, Abby O'Connor and Addi Clouse also all had hits.
McMurray and Elisha Barker shared pitching duties. McMurray threw three innings and allowed one hit and struck out four to get the victory. Barker allowed two hits and struck out one in two innings.
The Dragons are now 16-3. They host Fishers Wednesday before facing HHC co-leader New Castle Thurday.