Varsity softball By: Grace Elder

On Monday, April 12, the SHS girls varsity softball team faced Warren Central High School. The cards won 8-3.

Sophomore Nevaeh Pender pitches for the cardinals. Pender pitched four innings and ultimately led her team to success in the outfield.
Seniors Kylie Sloan (top), Johnna Bear (bottom left) and Gracie Cherry (bottom right) hit during the 5th inning. Sloan had two hits during the game and Bear had two RBIs.
The team meets together and creates a plan during a timeout.
Sophomore Marianna Martinez prepares to hit the ball.
Bear (top left and bottom) practices swinging before hitting and stands in a defensive stance during an inning. Sophomore Haley Kiefner (top right) prepares to bat.
Kiefner, catcher, waits for the ball to come to her.
The team sits together in a circle on the field and reflects on the game with their coaches (left). Sophomore Kari Mendel carries injured teammate, senior Maria Martinez, to the group's circle. Martinez had to sit out the game due to her injury (right).