POMEROY — The Pomeroy High School softball team scored eight runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to secure a 13-3 win over the Asotin junior varsity team on Thursday.
The Pirates (2-2) scored their runs on only seven hits, as Esther Schuh notched three and Emma Woodland clubbed two, including a three-run triple.
“We played a great game and really hit the ball,” Pomeroy coach Jessica Nelson said. “The girls have improved so much and show they can be very competitive. This is a great way to start out our year.”
Pomeroy travels to face Dayton on Tuesday.
Pomeroy 13, Asotin JV 3
Asotin 000 210 — 3 2 3
Pomeroy 300 028 — 13 7 5
Hedding, Lee (4) and Nicholas. Halbert, Thomas (7) and Woodland.
HR — none.
Hits — Asotin: Phillips, Roton. Pomeroy: Schuh (3), Woodland (2), Coleman, Thomas.