The Batesville Lady Bulldogs took the lead late in the game for a 15-9 victory over Shelbyville on Friday evening. The high scoring affair was back and forth all night with the score being tied for most of the ballgame until Batesville pulled away in their half of the sixth to seal the win.
The Lady Bulldogs had a great evening at the plate as they collected 12 hits on the night. Georgia Mertz, Calli Fletcher, Natasha Fowler, and Claire Saner led the team with multiple hits. Rhea Miller, Samantha Kessens, Athena Mitchell, and Lillian Tinker each chipped in with one. Saner and Fowler had 3 RBI’s each while Miller, Kessens, and Mertz drove home 2 a piece on the night.
Katie Mobley got the start on the mound and threw a great game. She lasted six innings, allowing seven hits and nine runs while striking out 13 and walking zero.