Franklinton defeats Mt. Hermon, Pearl River in softball
Published 12:54 pm Friday, March 31, 2023
Franklinton’s softball team defeated Mt. Hermon School and Pearl River in games held on Wednesday and Thursday.
The game against Mt. Hermon School was 21-0 in three innings on the road on Wednesday, as Skylar Branch and Shyanne Burris both drove in four runs for Franklinton
Branch missed hitting for the cycle by only a homer. Branch also scored four runs.
Burris singled, doubled and scored two runs.
Aayah Faour singled twice and scored three runs.
Karlie Lord singled, drove in two runs and scored a run.
Kaydan Ard singled, scored three runs and drove in a run.
Heaven McNeese doubled with an RBI and a run scored.
Amaya Robertson singled and scored three runs.
Annsley Brown singled and scored a run.
Caylin Turnage scored three runs and scored a run.
Branch pitched the three innings, allowing one hit with seven strikeouts and one walk.
Mt. Hermon School’s Katherine Quinn singled.
Franklinton led 6-0 after two and scored 15 runs in the third.
The game against Pearl River was 6-5 at home in District 8-4A play.
Once again, Burris drove in four runs. She tallied two hits that included a double and a run scored.
Ard singled, doubled and scored two runs.
Branch singled, scored two runs and drove in a run.
Turnage singled and scored a run.
On Thursday, Mt. Hermon School was defeated by Maurepas, 13-3, in a District 7-B game.
Franklinton’s next game is on March 31 against Independence at home, while Mt. Hermon School’s next game is on April 4 at home against Maurepas.