Freshman Ann Marie Galloway burst onto the scene in a big way on Thursday.
She pounded a three-run walk-off homer in the opening game of Spring Lake’s doubleheader sweep of Lakes Eight Conference rival Grant and finished the day 7-of-10 from the plate with six RBIs.
“I was hoping for a nice season from her, but I wasn’t looking for that kind of a start,” coach Bill Core said with a smile.
Ashley Keena earned the win, striking out five and walking two.
In the second game, the Lakers scored six runs in the bottom of the first inning and coasted to a 13-7 win.
Junior Varsity: The Lakers swept Grant, 19-1 and 16-14. Macie Kosch stuck out 14 batters over 10 innings and also hit the go-ahead three-run homer in Game 2. Addison Lindsey had two doubles and scored six runs on the day.
BUCS PULL OFF SWEEP
Grand Haven pulled off a two-game sweep over state-ranked North Muskegon on Thursday.
In the opener, Kaylee Hartwell pitched the Bucs to a 5-4 victory, striking out seven in the process.
In Game 2, Audrey Borsen pitched a complete game for the Bucs, who pounded out 13 hits. Gronback went 4-f-r-4 with two runs scored and an RBI, while Masko added three hits and two runs scored.
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