Broomfield Eagles Trounce Rocky Mountain Lobos
Broomfield won big over Rocky Mountain 12-2 on Saturday. The Eagles got on the board in the bottom of the third inning after Koko Pottorff doubled, Avery Gines hit a sacrifice fly, and Kiley Wheaton walked, each scoring one run. Broomfield scored six runs on four hits in the bottom of the fifth inning. Ireland Heer singled, scoring two runs, Elyana Braly singled, scoring one run, Mailee Blenman hit a sacrifice fly, scoring one run, and Pottorff singled, scoring two runs. Heer earned the win for Broomfield. The right-handed pitcher surrendered four hits and two runs over six innings, striking out eight and walking two.
Broomfield piled up 11 hits in the game. Jenna Kapelke, Braly, Pottorff, and Lauren Hernandez each collected two hits for the Eagles. Pottorff seized on their opportunities, leading the way with three runs batted in from the number nine spot in the lineup. The infielder went 2-for-3 on the day. Wheaton paced Broomfield with two walks. Overall, the team had patience at the plate, accumulating seven walks for the game. Wheaton, Pottorff, and Hernandez each stole multiple bases. The Eagles ran wild on the base paths, amassing 11 stolen bases for the game, and turned one double play in the game.