Katie Dustin led the Gladiators to victory, driving in seven runs, while going 3-for-4 at the plate with two home runs and a single. Maid Wingert also homered in the game, while Kathryn Hoffman, Katie McIntyre, and Gabby Browne each had a double. Koger-Hobson also had a good game, going 1-for-1 with a sacrifice bunt.
Glenelg registered 22 hits with Stetser, Katie Dustin, Molly Dustin, Wingert, Katie Grimm, McIntyre, Hoffman and Browne each collected multiple hits. Stetser, along with a stellar day in the circle also got it done at the plate, registering a game-high four hits.
The Gladiators didn't commit a single error in the field, while Grimm had seven chances in the field, the most on the team. Dustin caught all five innings for Glenelg and threw the lone steal attempt.
G (7-1 county, 7-2 overall), WL (1-4, 2-4)
G — 10 1 8 0 2 21 22 0
WL — 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5
Pitching: G — Stetser and Dustin; WL — Baird and Leslie.
The Dragons came back from a one-goal halftime deficit Friday to pull away with the 9-8 victory after scoring the game-winner in the final 18 seconds against the Lions.
It is the fourth one-goal game Glenelg Country has played in this season, and thus far it has come away with the win in three of those contests.
The offense was spread around for the Dragons, with Sarah Ayer and Julia Sheehan leading the way with two goals apiece. Avery Dyer had another big day in net, as the sophomore registered 12 saves to help her team to their fourth conference victory of the year.
GCS (4-1 IAAM A, 7-1 overall), MP (1-5 IAAM A, 4-5)
The Mustangs picked up their fifth consecutive victory after handily defeating the hosting Lions Friday.
Marriotts Ridge got its selves a big 13-1 cushion at the break, but Liberty matched the Mustangs somewhat offensively in the following 25 minutes.
It was another balanced offensive night for Marriotts Ridge, with sophomore Victoria Hensh pacing the team with five goals. Sophomore Katie Thompson followed with three goals as well, while senior Caroline Blalock added three scores and a team-high three assists in the victory.
Olivia Ranta and Hannah Miller split time in net, with Ranta finishing with one save and Miller making two stops for Marriotts Ridge.
The Mustangs resume play on April 15 with two big matchups against IAAM A's Notre Dame Prep and defending 4A/3A state champion Dulaney at Western Regional Park.
MR (2-0 county, 5-0 overall)
Goals: MR — Hensh 5, Thompson 3, C. Blalock 3, E. Clevenger 2, L. Kennedy 1, G. Kennedy 1, Hend 1, S. Blalock 1; L — Griffin 3, Anuszewski 3, Renehan 1.
Assists: MR — C. Blalock 3, Christianson 1, L. Kennedy 1, G. Kennedy 1, E. Cleveneger 1, Cooke 1; L — Griffin 1.