The Knights set the stage for victory with early lead over Plainfield North.
An early Lead help the Knights defeat Plainfield North 9 to 5 on Monday. The Knights scored on a single by Katy Kurzrock and a single by Lexi Abruzzo in the second inning.
The Knights tallied three runs in the fourth inning. Donatella Sommesi and Haley Roach moved runs across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Rose Roach took the win for the Knights. She allowed six hits and three runs over 4 2/3 innings, striking out three. McKenna Ryan threw 2 1/3 Innings in relief. Ryan record the last seven outs to earn a save for the Knights.
The Knights had two homeruns on the day. Olivia Ortegel had a long ball in the fifth inning. Hailey Roach put one out in the fourth inning.
The Knights collected 12 hits. Abruzzo, Hannah Theobald, Roach, and Sommesi all collected multiple hits for the Knights. Sommesi, Roach, Abruzzo and Theobald each collected two hits to lead the Knights.