Saline took a 2-1 first inning lead but Quitman batted around twice in the top of the second inning on the strength of 7 hits, five walks and five errors to plate 15 runs on their way to a 19-3 season opening victory. The contest was played at the Jackson Parish Recreation Department on Monday.
The Wolverines totaled 11 hits in the contests led by a 4/4 performance by leadoff batter Madeline Vail, who also scored 2 runs. Madison Kaye Brymer went 2/3 with a triple, scored three and drove in three more as did Marley Bell who added two runs of her own. Karley Huckaby, Averie Williams (shown in picture), Emily Maxwell and Taylor Harvey also scored a pair of runs each.
Seventh grader, Maggie Guyotte, won her varsity debut after giving up just one hit and striking out four in two innings of work. Williams, who led Saline at the plate with a double and two runs scored took the loss for Saline who fell to 0-2 on the year following a loss to Zwolle earlier in the day. Zummah also scored for Saline.
WP- Guyotte, LP – J. Williams
2B – J. Williams
3B – Brymer
RBI – Brymer – 3, Bell – 3
SB – Harvey 2, Huckaby 2