Saturday, May 20, 2017
Watervliet High School
Watervliet Panther Softball Team traveled to South Haven to play in the South Haven Softball Invitationals. In Game one the Panthers faced the Gobles Tigers.
Watervliet took the lead late in the game in a 6-5 victory Gobles on Saterday. The game was tied at four with Watervliet’s batting in the top of the seventh when Mercede Daugherty homered and driving in two runs. Ariana Rowe and Zow Smith added a double and triple respectfully.
Daugherty led the offense driving in four runs in the game. She went 3-4 at the plate driving in runs on a home run in the fourth, single in the fifth, and a home run in the seventh.
Kara Liles picked up her 10th win of the season. She went seven innings, striking our four.
Watervliet had ten hits Daugherty and Liles each collected multiple hits.
WP: Liles (10)
Taylor Shafer: 1b
Celina Klimkiewicz: 1b, RBI
Zoe Smith: 3b, RBI
Kara Liles: 2 1b
Mercede Daugherty: 1b, 2 HR, 4 RBI
Ariana Rowe: 2b,
Logan Mizwicki: 1b
The second game vs South Haven was canceled in the top of the second due to inclement weather. Watervliet was up 1-0 on a Ariana Rowe’s Home Run to center field.
The Panthers improve to 21-7