Mavericks edge Clippers in Valley opener

Wed 4-10-2019

WELCOME - Hannah Olson’s RBI grounder in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Alyssa Williamson with the winning run as Martin County West edged Cleveland 8-7 in the Valley Conference softball opener for both teams Tuesday at the Fox Lake Area Sports Complex.

Williamson singled, moved to third on Shaylynn Anderson’s single and scored from there.

Anderson also hit a two-run home run for the Mavericks. Morgen Nelsen had two hits and two RBI, Karlee Thiesse had two hits including a double and Williamson also had two hits.

Williamson the win as she allowed seven runs on 11 hits, walking three and striking out three.

Martin County West (2-1) is scheduled to play at St. James Friday.