Inglemoor uses sixth-inning rally to beat Juanita | Prep softball

  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017 10:53am
  • Sports

The Inglemoor Vikings’ softball team picked up its fourth straight win on Monday, defeating the Juanita Rebels 7-1 at Inglemoor High School (photo courtesy of Kelli DeKay).

The Inglemoor Vikings broke open a deadlocked contest with a late six-run rally to defeat the Juanita Rebels 7-1 Monday at Inglemoor High School.

Heading into the bottom of the sixth inning with the score tied 1-1, Inglemoor’s Hannah Shimek and Mackenzie DeKay kicked off the rally, leading off the inning with back-to-back home runs.

Riley Garcia kept the rally going, swinging for an RBI single, while Sophia Fike had an RBI double and Camryn Scott batted in two runs with a double of her own.

Shimek finished the game batting 2-for-2 with an RBI for Inglemoor (8-2, 5-1 in KingCo 4A). Fike went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBI, and Garcia went 2-for-3 while driving in a run.

For Juanita (5-3, 4-1 in KingCo 2A/3A), Megan Murray batted 1-for-3 while driving in a run. Teammate Jordan Schneder went 1-for-2 at the plate.

DeKay picked up the win for the Vikings, who won their fourth straight game. DeKay pitched the game’s final three innings, allowing two hits while striking out eight. Inglemoor starting pitcher Taylor Waara surrendered one run while striking out seven through four innings of work.

Next, Inglemoor will take on Redmond (7-2, 4-0 in KingCo 2A/3A) at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hartman Park in Redmond.

More in Sports

Houston, we have a snowboarding victory

Inglemoor High freshman wins her age group at North American freeride championships

Bothell senior sports signees

Bothell High seniors who signed letters of intent to play on college… Continue reading

Bothell baseball knocks off Eastlake, 5-2

Bothell received two hits apiece from four players in its 5-2 triumph… Continue reading

Ponti’s walkoff double gives Bothell 5-4 win over Mount Si

Down 4-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning, Bothell’s Brody Ponti… Continue reading

Shaun Scott, staff photo
                                Bellevue Bulldogs freshman infielder Megan Marino is dominating at the plate thus far during the 2018 season. .
Bothell’s Marino is making a sizable impact in first season with Bulldogs

Bellevue Bulldogs softball team is dominating its opponents in early season action

Northshore soccer registration underway

Northshore Youth Soccer Association is accepting registrations for the fall 2018 season… Continue reading

Inglemoor baseball beats Bothell, 3-2, in eight innings

Inglemoor’s Teddy Bishop delivered a clutch walkoff single to give the Vikings… Continue reading

Playing multiple sports creates better, healthier kids, says physical therapist

Special to the Reporter In an era of specialization in sports involving… Continue reading

Taighan Chea. Photo courtesy of 2018 Drive, Chip & Putt
Chea swings to Augusta for the 2018 Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals

The Bothell resident will compete in the male age 7-9 group.

Locals chip into third place at national golf finals

Squad features Eric Johnson of Bothell and John Pfeil of Kenmore.

Cedar Park Christian players excited to be back in action

Cedar Park Christian brings its baseball brotherhood back on the field after… Continue reading