ALAH senior Alisha Frederick watches the ball she just hit sail over the fence for a home run in the game against Mattoon on Tuesday, April 25. The game was a slugfest with lots of homers by both teams with the Knights dropping the contest 19-16.
Kailee Otto Drives in Six to Seal ALAH Victory Over Blue Ridge
Kailee Otto was clutch at the plate with ducks on the pond on Saturday at home, driving in six on three hits to lead the Knights past Blue Ridge 19-3. She drove in runs on a home run in the first and a home run in the second.
An early lead helped propel ALAH scoring on a single by Mackenzie Condill and a home run by Otto in the first inning.
The Knights put up eight runs in the second inning. The offensive onslaught came from doubles by Charley Condill and Layla Deel, a single by Mackenzie, a home run by Kailee Otto, and a groundout by Anna Rawlins.
Madison Schweighart took the win. The hurler lasted four innings, allowing five hits and three runs while striking out three and walking zero.
The Knights smacked three home runs on the day. Alisha Frederick had a long ball in the third inning and Otto went deep in the first and second innings.
ALAH saw the ball well racking up 17 hits in the game. Condill, Otto, Condill, and Kaci Beachy all managed multiple hits in the game.
Knights Fall to Argenta-Oreana After Seventh Inning Score
ALAH lost the lead late in a 7-5 defeat to Argenta-Oreana on Friday. The game was tied at four with the Bombers batting in the top of the seventh when Miriah Powell homered on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring three runs.
ALAH fired up the offense in the first inning, when Mackenzie Condill doubled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
Argenta-Oreana evened things up at four in the top of the sixth inning when Brynn Jones homered on a 1-2 count, scoring three runs.
Madison Schweighart took the loss for ALAH lasting seven innings, allowing ten hits and seven runs while striking out five.
The Knights tallied ten hits in the game. Kailee Otto, Mackenzie Condill, Alisha Frederick, and Charley Condill each managed multiple hits. Otto went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead the team in hits.
ALAH Falls to Mattoon After Seventh Inning Score
The Knights lost the lead late in a 19-16 defeat to Mattoon at home on Tuesday. Mattoon trailed 16-15 in the top of the seventh inning when Perry doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.
Kailee Otto collected four hits in defeat. She homered in the first, homered in the third, doubled in the fourth, and homered in the sixth.
Mattoon got things started in the first inning. Enlow singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
ALAH tallied four runs in the sixth inning putting the pressure on, led by a single by Alisha Frederick, a home run by Otto, and a groundout by Mackenzie Condill.
Madison Schweighart led things off on the rubber for ALAH as the hurler lasted seven innings, allowing 22 hits and 19 runs while striking out four.
The Knights socked four home runs on the day. Frederick went for the long ball in the first inning and Otto had a dinger in the first, third, and sixth innings.
ALAH scattered 19 hits in the game. Otto, Layla Deel, Condill, Frederick, Anna Rawlins, Alayna Plank, and Charley Condill each racked up multiple hits in the game. Otto went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead the team in hits. ALAH didn’t commit a single error in the field.
Mattoon had 22 hits in the game.
Four RBI Day for Alisha Frederick Brings Victory for Knights Over Cumberland
Four runs batted in from Alisha Frederick helped lead ALAH over Cumberland 9-4 on the road Monday. Frederick drove in runs on a sacrifice fly in the first, a single in the third, and a single in the fifth.
ALAH got on the board in the first inning. Frederick’s sac fly scored one run for the Knights.
In the bottom of the second inning, Cumberland tied things up at two when Kendyn Syfert doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.
The Knights pulled away for good with four runs in the third inning. In the third Frederick singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run, Kaci Beachy singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run, Anna Rawlins grounded out, scoring one run, and Madison
Schweighart singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
Schweighart earned the victory on the rubber allowing nine hits and four runs over seven innings, striking out six.
ALAH had 14 hits in the game. Frederick and Condill each collected three hits to lead ALAH Softball.