|Destiney Collins was strong at the plate and in the circle in carrying Apaches to a 4-3 victory over Southwood on Wednesday.
Destiney racked up two RBIs on three hits for Apaches. She singled in the fourth and fifth innings and tripled in the seventh inning.
Destiney struck out 15, paving the way for a Apaches win. Destiney allowed three earned runs, six hits and seven walks over seven innings.
The game was back-and-forth heading into the seventh, with seven lead changes.
Apaches took the lead in the seventh inning and held on for the victory. Apaches went up for good on an RBI single by Catina McCord off B Lundmark, plating Destiney.
B Lundmark was the game's losing pitcher. She lasted just 6 1/3 innings, walked one, struck out 10, and allowed four runs.
The bottom of the first saw Apaches take an early lead, 1-0. Montana Castro kicked things off for Apaches with a single.
After posting one run in the third, Southwood again scored one in the sixth. In the third, Southwood scored on a walk by J Foley, scoring S Chain.
Apaches tied the game in the fourth on a sacrifice fly by Shannon Davis that scored Destiney.