Varsity and JV have wins at home in first week of the season
Falcons Varsity Run Rule Win Over Juanita
March 17th at home: The Varsity Falcons grabbed an early lead on their way to a 12-2 victory over Juanita on Friday. The Falcons took the lead with two runs in the first inning when Olivia Reiner hit a sacrifice fly to drive in a run and Jordyn Boyd grounded out, scoring one run. Woodinville secured the victory thanks to seven runs in the fourth inning. The Varsity Falcon's big inning was driven by a triple and a home run by Paige Grover, an error, and a single by Lauryn Rhinehart. Rhinehart earned the win for the Falcons. She threw five innings, surrendering two runs, four hits, and striking out nine. The Falcons collected seven hits (GC recap).
Falcons JV Jumps Out to Early Lead in Victory Over Lake Washington
March 15th at home: The Falcons JV jumped out to an early lead over Lake Washington and took home an 11-6 victory on Wednesday. Woodinville Falcons JV scored on a error in the first inning, a double by Jaelyn Cowin in the second inning, a groundout by Jada Alcantara in the second inning, and a single by Maria Ortiz in the second inning. Both offenses were strong at the plate as Woodinville Falcons JV collected 14 hits and Lake Washington 11 Woodinville Falcons JV captured the lead in the first inning. An error scored one run for Falcons JV. Falcons JV scored four runs in the fourth inning. Falcons JV's big inning was driven by a fielder's choice by Linsey Pirollo, a stolen base by Maria Ortiz, a double by Megan Davidson, and a groundout by Maddie Balyeat. Lake Washington scored three runs in the seventh inning. Charlotte Grover, Balyeat, Jaelyn Cowin, Ortiz, and Davidson each collected multiple hits for Falcons JV. Cowin and Balyeat each drove in two runs to lead Woodinville Falcons JV (GC Recap).