POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Lady Knights grabbed their second win of the season with a 6-0 victory over in county rivals Wahama, Monday night in Mason County.
Point Pleasant (2-0) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead over the Lady Falcons (0-1) in the first inning. The Lady Knights did not score again until the bottom of the fourth when they notched one run. PPHS marked three more times in the contest, all in the bottom of the sixth as they took the 6-0 victory over the Lady Falcons.
Point Pleasant’s Madison Barker pitched seven innings striking out six batters and only allowing two to reach base, one via hit and one via walk.
Mariah VanMatre pitched for Wahama and while she struck out two, she also gave up seven hits and two walks.
The Lady Knights were led by Regan Cottrill who went 2-for-4 with a home run and three runs batted in. Sara Hussell finished with two hits, while Brooke Fisher, Ashleigh Diddle, and Kaitlin Liptrap each finished with one hit.
Mariah VanMatre had the lone hit for WHS, a single.
The Lady Knights finished with six runs seven hits and no errors, while Wahama finished with no runs, one hit and one error.
The Lady Knights travel to face Wayne Thursday at 5:30 p.m. while the Lady Falcons travel to Wayne Saturday at noon for a doubleheader.