Lakeshore Lancers Varsity defeated LaPorte 7-1 on Friday thanks to a timely four runs in a big fourth inning. The big inning was thanks to a triple by Reneigh Sandmann and a single by Gianna Kerschbaum.
Laney Mead took the win for Lakeshore Lancers Varsity. She allowed five hits and one run over six innings, striking out eight and walking one. Grace Connelly threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
MaCayla Boone took the loss for LaPorte. She went four innings, allowing five runs on seven hits and striking out two.
Lakeshore Lancers Varsity racked up nine hits in the game. Shelby Grau, Sierra Ciesielski, Kerschbaum, and Meghan Younger each racked up multiple hits for Lakeshore Lancers Varsity. Younger, Kerschbaum, Ciesielski, and Grau each managed two hits to lead Lakeshore Lancers Varsity.
Megan Reed led LaPorte with two hits in three at bats.