Liberal Sweeps Haskell County
Brock Kappelmann - April 16, 2021 6:39 am
Liberal took two games over Haskell County on a cold afternoon and evening Thursday at the National Beef Family Sports Complex. Liberal won 18-11 and 8-0 over a Haskell County team with players from Sublette and Satanta.
In game one, both teams scored four in the first and two in the second. Haskell County scored one in the fourth and three in the fourth to lead 9-7. Haskell County scored one in the fifth and two in the fifth for an 11-8 lead. Haskell County tied the game 11-11 with three in the top of the sixth. The Lady Red blew the game open with seven in the sixth. Liberal out hit Haskell County 11-10 and Haskell County had six errors compared to Liberal’s three. Eyleen Vasquez and Millie McClure had three RBI’s a piece. Jenna Ormiston struck out eight.
Pitcher Jenna Ormiston and the Redskin defense shut down Haskell County in game two allowing just five hits in the shutout. Ormiston and Amya Blake had two hits a piece and Ormiston drove home two runs. Liberal plated single runs in the first and third. LHS had two in the fourth and blew the game open with four in the sixth. Liberal played errorless softball in this game.
Liberal is 4-5 and hosts Garden City Thursday at the National Beef Family Sports Complex.