The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


April 14, 2014

Panthers take 2 from Byron


Mettler threw 49 strikes, and got seven first pitch strikes.

Ackerman threw three innings and allowed two hits without allowing a run. The Panthers ace also struck out a Byron hitter. Ackerman faced 11 Bobcats and threw nine first-pitch strikes; she threw 32 pitches (22 strikes).


E/P 000 010 4 — 5 7 3

Byron 010 000 0 — 1 4 4

Kylie Ackerman ( 7 ip, 4 h 1 r, 0 er, 0 bb, 11 so); Rachel Bonnell (7 ip, 7 h, 5 r, 5 er, 5 bb, 8 so) and Michaela Spanbauer. Multiple hits — E/P (Kovarik 2); Byron (Rachel Bonnell 2). 2B — E/P (Emily Cox, Kaeli Kovarik, Ackerman). RBIs — E/P (Kovarik 2, Stephanie Thulen 2, Savannah Mettler).


Savannah Mettler (4 ip, 6 h, 6 r, 1 er, 0 bb, 4 so), Kylie Ackerman (3 ip, 2 h, 0 r, 0 er, 0 bb, 1 so) and Ashley Davis. Megan Bursell ( 4.1 ip, 8 h, 9 r, 5 er, 2 bb, 4 so), Rachel Bonnell (1.2 ip, 2 h, 2 r, 1 er, 2 bb, 4 so), Brit Harn (1 ip, 0 h, 0 r, 0 er, 0 bb, 0 so) and Michaela Spanbauer. Multiple hits — E/P (Alicia Stout 2, Mettler 2, Ackerman 2); Byron (Bailey Houser 4, Bonnell 2). 2B — E/P (Mettler 2, Emily Cox). 3B — E/P (Davis); Byron (Houser). HR — Ackerman. RBIs — E/P (Stout 3, Ackerman, Cox, Davis, Delaney Tegeler); Byron (Houser 2, Bonnell, Bursell).

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