The Cougs continued the trend of blowing out their opponents over the weekend by defeating Galena in both games of a doubleheader at home in shutout fashion.
Hunter Travers banged out a pair of doubles and knocked in three runs while teammate Tyra Clary pitched five innings of two-hit ball to lead Spanish Springs to a 10-0 win in game one Saturday morning. Courtney Huff added two hits and two RBIs in the win, and Aubrey Parks and Katelyn Townsend each had three hits.
In the afternoon game, Cougs senior Amidori Anderson struck out five and didn’t allow a run or a hit as Spanish Springs cruised to a 15-0 win. Anderson added a triple and four RBIs at the plate and Parks capped off her big day with two more hits and four RBIs. Kilee Pender led the team in hits with four.
Spanish Springs (7-0, 1-0) plays at Douglas today at 3:45 p.m. before playing two at Carson tomorrow.
Reed won its first of four games last week but didn’t have much success after that and finished the week with a 1-3 record.
Ally Boyd pitched seven innings and scattered five hits and three runs to pick up the win over Bishop Manogue last Tuesday in the first game of a doubleheader, 4-3. Boyd also had an RBI double at the plate while fellow Raider Aliya Lange picked up a pair of hits in the win.
The Raiders jumped out to a 4-2 lead in the third inning of game two but gave up a 10 spot in the fourth an went on to lose to the Miners 23-10. Lange and Shelby Marquardt had four hits in the loss. Despite the loss, the Raiders pounded out two home runs, including one by Jackie Garcia who finished with five RBIs. Alycia Coats had the other to go along with two more hits and three RBIs.
Reed was held to just one hit in a 7-0 loss to Douglas Saturday morning before falling to the Tigers 9-2 in the afternoon game, where Coats picked up her second home run of the week.
The Raiders (2-6-1, 1-4) will host a spring break tournament this weekend.