SVCC Skyhawks 2017 built a six-run lead in the fifth inning and then held off Highland's charge for a 6-4 victory on Thursday.
Ruthie Neff led SVCC Skyhawks 2017 to victory by driving in four runs. She went 3-for-3 at the plate. Neff drove in runs on a single in the second, a single in the fourth, and a single in the fifth.
SVCC Skyhawks 2017 took an early lead in the second inning. SVCC Skyhawks 2017 scored one run when Neff singled with two outs in the second inning.
SVCC Skyhawks 2017 scored four runs in the fourth inning. SVCC Skyhawks 2017 scored on a error, a single by Neff, and a single by Delaney Reed.
Rachel Patting earned the win for SVCC Skyhawks 2017. She went seven innings, surrendering four runs, six hits, striking out nine, and walking one.
SVCC Skyhawks 2017 had eight hits in the game. Neff and Gabrielle Garza each collected multiple hits for SVCC Skyhawks 2017. Garza and Neff.