MT. VERNON – The defending Class S champions opened defense of their title Friday afternoon with a 24-1 victory over Bethel-McClellan in Junior High Softball action.
Ashlyn Childers had 10 strikeouts and walked one. She was also 1-for-2 at the plate.
Kodie VanEycke finished 2-for-2 with two walks. Aliya Williams was 1-for-3 with a triple.
Afton Buchanan was 2-for-3 with a triple, while Kileigh Irvin was 2-for-3 and Kaylee Megan was 1-for-2.
Bethel’s Re’Nyah Boyd and Kamari Pollard were each 1-for-2.
Field (1-0) will host Raccoon at 4 PM on Monday.