Dayton’s Chelsea Hostetler crushed a two run home run and pitched a complete game leading the Lady Broncos to a 7-4 win over the Summer Creek Lady Bulldogs on Tuesday night, March 18, 2014 in a key District 19-4A match-up.
Ravin Wilson led off the Lady Broncos first with a walk and came around to score when Summer Creek centerfielder misplayed Presley Bell's drive to the deepest part of the park.
Dayton extended their lead with a four run third. Lexi Kimbell reached on a fielding error and scored on an rbi double by Wilson. Presley Bell then delivered a one out rbi single before Hostetler lifted a one strike pitch over the left centerfield wall.
Consecutive fielding miscues and a two run bloop single by Paris Harper cut the Dayton lead in half in the fourth. Harper later scored on a passed ball to pull Summer Creek to within two.
Leading 5-3, Meghan Casillas drew a lead-off walk from Lady Bulldogs starter Mariah Sosa. Two batters later, she raced home on Wilson's second rbi hit of the night. Wilson scored the final run on Hostetler's rbi single.
The Lady Bulldogs scored once in the seventh on Dione Pierre's one out double, a steal of third and a passed ball for a 7-4 final.
Sosa pitched six innings in the loss.
Hostetler picked up the win scattering five hits and striking out ninie in the route going performance.
Dayton continues its District 19-4A play traveling to New Caney on Friday, March 21, 2014. First pitch is slated for 6:15p.m.
Summer Creek will host Fort Bend Christian in a 5:00p.m. start on Friday March 21, 2014.