The Lady leopards defeated Crystal River Tuesday night 12-1 behind the right arm of sophomore Savannah Ellis and the timely hitting of freshmen Carolanne McClelland. Speed also played a major role in the game as Hernando was a perfect eight for eight in stolen bases. Jadyn Wright collected three stolen bases and Hannah Lynch added two.
McClelland had a good day at the plate going 3-4 with three RBI’s, including a double. Wright went 2-3 at the plate to go along with her stolen bases. Ellis and Carmen Edwards also knocked in two runs for the purple and gold. Aryn O’Berry also hit a triple among the teams ten hits.
The 8-0 Lady Leopards return to action tonight when they host Weeki Wachee in senior night. Senior Olivia Townsend will be on the mound. Game time starts at 7 PM. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at www.leopardsathletics.org. Digital tickets only as cash will not be accepted. Mask are mandatory unless social distancing is being practiced.