Softball team gets first win of 2018 season
LEDGER – The Mitchell High School softball team got its first win of the 2018 season Thursday, April 12, with a 17-7 home win over Hendersonville.
The Mountaineers (1-9, 0-8) were led at the offensively by junior Kaitlyn Sparks, who went 3-for-5 with four RBIs in the game. Sparks also got the win on the mound, striking out six and walking two in five innings of work.
Sophomore Danica Byrd was 1-for-3 with three RBIs for Mitchell in the win.
Mitchell plays Polk Thursday, April 19, in Ledger before hosting Avery on Friday, April 20, and traveling to Avery Tuesday, April 24.
Games are scheduled to begin at 4 p.m.