The Grinnell Tiger Softball team scored 8 runs in the last 3 innings to upend #11 ranked Norwalk 8-4. It is Grinnell’s 4th win over a ranked opponent this year. Getting the first start of her career, SR Mackenzie Chappell got things going offensively for the Tigers collecting the 1st base hit of the night. In all, the Tigers pounded out 12 hits on the night. Offensive leaders were:
Meg Doty 2-4, 2 RBI’s, 2 stolen bases
Kate Kriegel 2-4 with 2 singles
Kiana Kies 1-3 with an RBI and stolen base
Hannah Behrens 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI’s
Ella McAlexander 3-4 with 2 RBI’s
Katelyn Van Compernolle 1-2 with an RBI and BB
Chappy 1-1 with a single
Meredith McKnight got the win in the circle and Hannah Behrens the save, coming in to relieve McKnight in the 6th inning.
The Tigers move to 13-15 on the season and travel to Pella on Wednesday for a Varsity DH at 5:30.