Marist Finds Its Groove With A Win Over Miller Grove
Published: September 15, 2011
ATLANTA—Marist School extended its five-game winning streak in softball with a 9-1 victory over Miller Grove High School of Lithonia. Freshman pitcher Grace Packer had 12 strikeouts and held Miller Grove batters to one hit over six innings of play.
Sophomore shortstop Taylor Bradley was four for four with two doubles, two singles and four runs batted in. In the last four games dating back to Aug. 25, Bradley has been on base for 11 consecutive at-bats.
Marist (7-5 overall, 5-0 in region) takes on Carver (Atlanta) High School on Sept. 15 at home.
Marist School shortstop Taylor Bradley (#11) beats the throw into home plate as the team scored five runs in the sixth inning of the game. Marist defeated Miller Grove High School 9-1 in the Sept. 8 game. (Photos by Michael Alexander)
Marist pitcher Grace Packer winds up for a pitch during the Sept. 8 game against Miller Grove High School. The freshman pitcher had 12 strikeouts during the game.