Claire Smeltzer came to the ballpark and meant business, driving in four runs on two hits to lead the Sacred Heart Gremlins past the Northwest Mustangs 10-5 on Tuesday night.

Smeltzer had a three-run homerun over the left-field fence in the first inning and a triple in the sixth.

Zoe Martin, Keely Elwell, Abby Arnold, Karen Cisneros, Sammy Altena and Kelcy Mullet also tallied RBIs in the contest. The Gremlins racked up eight hits on the night with Elwell, Smeltzer, and Cisneros all collecting multiple hits.

Zoe Martin was the winning pitcher for the Gremlins allowing six hits and five runs over seven innings, striking out 14.

This brings the Gremlins to a 2-2 record on the season.

Northwest is now 1-4.

The Lady Grems travel to Lincoln (1-4) on Thursday.

Kaysinger Conference games are this weekend.

Randy Kirby
Randy Kirby

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