The Eagles brought the bats out early in a five-inning home game against Lynn Tech. Anna Tracey brought in the first run with a double to right field to bring Sophia Marcus to third base before stealing home. Mystic Valley scored another run with a miscue from the Tigers’ pitcher to bring home Tracey. Ella Mangone walked to first before Emily DeLeire hit a single. JoJo Tu’s walk to first loaded the bases. Kyra Conti was up to bat for the Eagles as Mangone, DeLeire and Tu all stole home – 5-0 Mystic Valley.
After the Eagles scored two runs via walks in the second inning, Ashley Grifone hit a single with bases loaded, bringing Tu home. Sophia Marcus walked before Bailey DeLeire hit a double to left field, hitting Grifone home – 9-0 Mystic Valley.
After four more walks, Marcus would break the streak with a single hit to left field to bring home Jadyn Carroll – 14-0 Mystic Valley. Lynn Tech would step it up in the third inning with a two-run impact. The Eagles wouldn’t let their foot off the gas pedal, smashing hits and bringing home seven more runs before the end of the game. Final score: 21-2 Mystic Valley.
Every single athlete on the team took part in the action, with some younger players stepping onto the field for the first time. Sophomore Bailey DeLeire pitched just one hit and one walk in the circle.
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