Angels’ late rally falls short

Enderby outslugged the visiting Vernon Legion #25 Angels 22-16 in Under 19 girls fastball action Thursday night at Riverside Park.

Enderby outslugged the visiting Vernon Legion #25 Angels 22-16 in Under 19 girls fastball action Thursday night at Riverside Park.

Enderby scored five runs in each of the first two innings and were up 22-4 going into the final inning before the Angels exploded.

Pitcher Shelby Munk smoked a home run to left field to touch off the Angels’ 12-run sixth inning.

Lexie Edwards and Allie Crandlemire both smashed RBI-doubles, while Stefani Anderson, Daina Bader and Dallyce Edwards all hit run-scoring singles.

Anderson scored twice in the inning, while Munk, Rhianne Busslinger, both Edwards sisters, Morgan Vanderzwan, Brianna Leon, Caitlin Rolke, Crandlemire, Dayna Hanley and Bader also scored.

In the third, Hanley cracked a triple to left field, bringing in Rolke and Crandlemire. Pitcher Dallyce Edwards struck out one batter, while shortstop Anderson threw to Lexie Edwards at first base for the next two outs, allowing only two runs.

Bader singled to right field in the fourth, bringing in Busslinger. Anderson and Dallyce Edwards both threw to Lexie Edwards at first for outs, while Busslinger caught a pop fly at centre field for the final out, allowing Enderby no runs.

Enderby racked up 10 runs in the fifth inning, while Vernon scored none.