Pitches down Gators

Vernon Ladies Slo-Pitch league kicks off a new season with defending champion Ice Cold Pitches and Tenacity winning

Lindsay Anderson hit an inside-the-park home run and joined teammates Brittany Housego, Courtney Bissell and Shaina McGiverin in belting out three hits apiece to lead the defending champion Ice Cold Pitches to a 19-13 win over the White House Mortgage Gators.

It was the season-opening Vernon Ladies Slo-Pitch League game for both teams.

Jenny Gartner went the distance on the mound for the win while Tracy Solmes provided great defence at third base.

Tiffany Disher was 3-for-3 at the dish for the Gators and drove in six runs. Jen Doyle was 4-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs scored.

Tenacity blew up the Dynamite 24-4. Ricki Leveille went 4-for-4 with a homer and six RBIs, and Laura Vallier also went 4-for-4 with a dinger and five RBIs.