Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

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April 16, 2014

East takes care of Lewis

(Continued)

April 16, 2014 —

“We’ve been stressing solid contact these past few games,” Calhoun said. “If we want to compete with the best teams in the region, we have to be consistent at the plate. We have to get on base and when we do that, we have to bring runs in.”

Fouts, Laura Green and Lesleigh Sexton each recorded hits.

If there was one thing that Calhoun had concern about it’s the seven runners left on base.

“That’s way too many but that’s how it goes,” Calhoun said. “We can’t go up and ask them to get a hit every time. We’re young.”

Lewis’ Jolyssa Cortez and Paige Kennedy had the only hits off Fouts.

“They have got to want to play and hit the ball,” Lykins said. “They have to show me that they care enough to come back from that. We came out flat and showed no emotion and did not communicate at all.”

MacKenzie Bates can be reached at mbates@journal-times.com or by telephone at 1-800-247-6142.

LEWIS CO. 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 2 4

EAST CARTER 4 2 1 2 1 - 10 10 1

WP – Fouts, Green.

LP – Rizzo, Stamm.

2B: W. Hall, Pennington, L. Sexton (East Carter)

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