In the top of the first inning, senior Karla Plogstedt made three quick strikeouts sending the Lady Braves up to bat. Senior Rachel Lopez then nailed a deep dinger to center field for a double. Moments later, senior Kelsi Smith sent the ball right over the first base line for a triple, sending Lopez home. The score advanced to 1-0.
In the bottom of the second the score remained 1-0. Back at bat, the Winter Park Wildcats scored one run off of three base hits, then sent another runner home off of a deep dinger. The score advanced to 1-2.
In the bottom of the third inning, Smith hit her second triple of the night, then proceeded home off of a base hit from senior Rachael Carroll. Moments later, Carroll came home and freshman Zaniyah Morgan followed right behind her off a hit from Clark. Clark and Garip also came home. The score advanced to 6-2.
At the top of the forth inning the Wildcats walked away scoreless. Then Smith came into the bottom of the forth sending junior Kathleen Cairns home. Carroll also put a run on the board. The score advanced to 8-2.
In the fifth inning neither team scored, leaving it at an 8-2 game. The sixth inning started strong for the Wildcats as they brought in two runs making the score, 8-4. Back at bat, sophomore Ashley Bell bunted in Smith for a run. Carroll and Clark also scored runs, bringing the total to 11-4.
In the top of the seventh the Wildcats were not able to score, closing the game out.
The Lady Braves sit at 23-4 for the season. Their next game is home April 19 against Timber Creek High School (15-2) at 7 p.m.