Horizon Varsity Tops Pinnacle 6-5 in 8-inning victory!

Horizon Huskies Varsity took Tuesday’s game in dramatic fashion, with a 6-5 walk-off victory over Pinnacle. The game was tied at five with Horizon Huskies Varsity batting in the bottom of the eighth when an error scored one run for Horizon Huskies Varsity.

Horizon Huskies Varsity earned the victory despite allowing Pinnacle to score three runs in the first inning. Pinnacle scored its runs on a home run by Reis Beurlein.

Pinnacle got things started in the first inning when Beurlein homered on a 1-0 count, scoring three runs.

In the bottom of the seventh inning, Horizon Huskies Varsity tied things up at five. May Obata singled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.

Horizon Huskies Varsity put up three runs in the seventh inning. Horizon Huskies Varsity‘s big inning was driven by singles by Spencer Prigge and Obata.

Courtney Rickard pitched Horizon Huskies Varsity to victory. She allowed ten hits and five runs over eight innings, striking out two.

Morgan Smith took the loss for Pinnacle. She surrendered six runs on 11 hits over seven and two-thirds innings, striking out 15 and walking one.

Horizon Huskies Varsity tallied one home run on the day. Alison Lapointe went for the long ball in the fourth inning.

Horizon Huskies Varsity racked up 11 hits on the day. Meredith TutronePrigge, and Sara VanWickler each racked up multiple hits for Horizon Huskies VarsityVanWicklerPrigge, and Tutrone all had two hits to lead Horizon Huskies Varsity.

Smith led Pinnacle with four hits in four at bats.

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