The LaRue County Lady Hawks won their season opener March 14 with a 10-4 thrashing of Bardstown Bethlehem in eight innings.
Junior Brigitte Skaggs went 2-for-5 with a double and five RBIs as the visiting Lady Hawks knocked off the Banshees.
Bethlehem scored first, bringing in two runs in the bottom of the first inning. LaRue didn’t score until the third inning – but scored six in the final inning.
Freshman Jill Hughes chipped in with two doubles and two RBIs, while junior Peyton Gardner had three singles and an RBI.
Seven players had two or more hits for LaRue County, which had 17 hits.
Skaggs and Emillee Cundiff also hit doubles.
Skaggs (1-0) struck out five and gave up 11 hits, four earned runs and two walks in eight innings.