Homewood Lady Patriots fell behind early and couldn’t come back in an 8-1 loss to Pell City on Monday. Pell City scored on a double by Emily Dulaney and a single by Katelyn Dulaney in the first inning.
The Homewood Lady Patriots struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Pell City, giving up eight runs.
Pell City got things moving in the first inning, when Dulaney doubled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.
Butts led things off on the rubber for Pell City. She lasted seven innings, allowing nine hits and one run while striking out five and walking one.
Zoe Couch was in the pitcher’s circle for Homewood Lady Patriots . She lasted seven innings, allowing nine hits and eight runs while striking out four.
Homewood Lady Patriots saw the ball well today, racking up nine hits in the game. Jakaria Byrd and Abby Brown all managed multiple hits for Homewood Lady Patriots . Brown and Byrd each managed two hits to lead Homewood Lady Patriots .