(Orange, Texas)

March 25, 2014

Lady Pirates dominate Nederland to stay perfect

Van Wade
The Orange Leader

VIDOR — The Vidor Lady Pirates proved they are the real deal out of District 20-4A with a 10-1 decision over Nederland Tuesday.

Whitney Howerton threw seven innings and gave up one earned run and struck out seven.

The lone Nederland (6-2) run came off a Nicole Matise home run in the top of the sixth inning.

Vidor (8-0) scored  five runs in the second inning and one run in each of the third, fourth and fifth innings. The Lady Pirates then scored two runs in the sixth.

Nederland pitcher Madyson Guidry gave up six hits in four innings and struck out one and walked one.

Tori Cooper, who was 1-for-4 at the plate, worked two innings on the mound and struck out two and walked four.

McKenzie Andrus had two runs and a RBI for Vidor while Keelie Milligan was 2-for-3 with two runs and a RBI.