Mt. Vernon defeated Rising Sun 13-3 thanks to a strong start. Mt. Vernon scored on a sacrifice fly by Sydnee Perry, a home run by Haley Kissee, a double by Macey Cox, and an error in the first inning.
Mt. Vernon tallied six runs in the fifth inning. The offensive onslaught by Mt. Vernon was led by Alison Myers, Anelise Worden, Kissee, and Samantha Bennett all knocking in runs in the inning.
Karlee Franklin got the win for Mt. Vernon. She surrendered three runs on six hits over five innings, striking out four.
Mt. Vernon smacked two home runs on the day. Kissee had a homer in the first inning. Myers had a dinger in the fifth inning.
Mt. Vernon saw the ball well today, racking up 16 hits in the game. Bennett, Cox, Riley Hasseld, Chloee Yocum, Perry, and Kissee each racked up multiple hits for Mt. Vernon. Bennett went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Mt. Vernon in hits.