Knights lose double-hitter

— The Sunnyside Christian fastpitch team lost both its games to DeSales on Tuesday.

The Irish defeated the Knights 11-1 in game 1, 24-14 in the nightcap.

Seniors Kristen Broersma and Aydan Harrington were the only two Sunnyside Christian players to connect with the ball off the pitching of Kaylee Brown in the opener.

Maddy Thomas of DeSales hit a grand slam in the bottom of the fourth, at which time, the Irish only had two runs.

Sunnyside Christian’s Alyssa Martin and Annie den Hoed accounted for making a combined 11 outs in the first game.

In the second game, the Knights’ batting was better. Kayla VanWierengen was 2-for-2 with 2 singles, 2 walks and 3 RBI to lead her team.


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