Softball: Douglas dispatches McQueen 8-3 |

Softball: Douglas dispatches McQueen 8-3

by Joey Crandall
Jim Grant / The Record-Courier

The Douglas High softball team continued a strong week Thursday afternoon, beating McQueen 8-3 in Reno.

The win backed up a doubleheader sweep over Carson on Tuesday and improved Douglas’ record to 18-10 overall and 6-2 in league play.

Sophomore Kali Sargent picked up the win for Douglas, striking out nine and walking one.

The Tigers never trailed in the game and used a five-run third to make up the difference in the game.

Kelly Sonnemann went 3-for-3 with three RBIs and a double, Leonna Mortimer went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and Makayla Shaver hit a solo home run for the Tigers.

Kaitlyn Bowman drove in a run and Maddie Parks, Allison Meyer, Illiana Brown and Sargent each had one hit.

Meyer’s hit went for a double.