Varsity Lady Rebels beat the Central Pioneers

by Chloe Spradley

On Thursday August 24, the Riverdale varsity Lady Rebels softball team played the Central Pioneers,
resulting in the Lady Rebels winning 30 – 18. Pitchers were #9 Jadyn King, #22 Hanna Huddleston, and
#23 Julia Grace Riggs. The girls bats were on fire in the 4th inning, getting them from 7 to 30. The game was tied at 17 with the Lady Rebels batting in the bottom of the fourth inning when Huddleston drew a walk, scoring one run. #11 Mary Claire Jones led Riverdale to victory by driving in four runs. Jones drove in runs on a double in the third, a fielders choice in the third, and a groundout in the fourth. The Lady Rebels tallied 13 hits in the game. #25 Makayla Pickett, Riggs, and Huddleston all managed multiple hits for Riverdale. Good job ladies!