Thursday, May 18, 2017
Vassar High School
Cass City High School
The lady Vulcans of Vassar traveled to Cass City Thursday evening for a divisional matchup in the greater thumb west.
The Vulcans came up short in game one of the double header falling to the Redhawks with a score of 12-2. Vassar was lead in game 1 by Hannah Tomlinson (1/3), maddison Hornung (1/3), Sarah Bartles (1/2), & Emily Whitney (1/2).
Game 2 the saw Cass City complete the sweep of the Vulcans with a 20 to 10 win. The Vulcans battled hard in game 2 showing a strong never say die attitude that the score did not show. The lady Vulcans entered the 6th inning trailing 10 to 11 after standing strong and battling back into the game through the first 5 innings of play. A couple of key bunts by Laney Zwerk & Emily Whitney helped spark an emotionally charged comeback before falling short of the win after 6 innings. Freshman Anna smith lead the team in batting going 3 for 3 at the plate while junior Madison Hornung accounted for the team high 3 RBI’s.
The Lady Vulcans travel to Waley Park in Flint on Saturday for tournament play. The first game is at 9am.