Chevrier powers Venom past Blues

The Vernon Legion and Elks Club Venom shaded the Kelowna Blues 8-7 in Okanagan U19 girls fastball action

Alabama Chevrier started on the mound and added three hits, including a solo home run, as the Vernon Legion and Elks Club Venom shaded the Kelowna Blues 8-7 in Okanagan U19 girls fastball action at Grahame Park.

Bailey Williamson went 3-3 at the dish for the winners while Sydnee Hughes was 2-4 with a two-run bomb.

Dayna Hanley, Kiera Crandlemire and Shelby Munk each contributed two hits for the Venom while Munk relieved Chevrier on the mound.

n In Vernon Women’s Slo-Pitch League action, the Ice Cold Pitches improved to 2-0 with an 11-9 win over the Dynamite.

Shelly Ouellette went 4-4 and Kathy Hatten 3-3 at the plate in a losing effort for the Nitros. Teammate Linda Castonguay added three hits in four plate appearances.

Lumby Dozers picked up a 7-0 forfeit win over the Devils.

After two weeks, the Pitches top the standings at 2-0 while the Dozers are a game back at 1-0.

The Dynamite are 1-1, the White House Mortgage Gators are 0-1 and the Devils are 0-2.