Callaway Middle dominates Gardner Newman

Published 11:14 pm Thursday, September 8, 2022

Callaway Middle School beat its local rivals Gardner Newman 10-0 on Thursday night. 

The game ended after four innings as the Cavaliers put on a show in front of the home crowd. 

The Cavaliers got the action going in just the first inning as they scored three runs to take an early lead. Ryleigh Seymour scored on a wild pitch to give the Cavaliers a quick 1-0 lead. Ella Kelly laced a double to drive in the second run with two outs before Mckinley Milner hit a single to drive in a run. 

Seymour scored on a wild pitch in the bottom of the second inning to give the Cavaliers a 4-0 lead.

Callaway closed the game with a dominant fourth inning in which it scored six runs. 

Monroe Wiggins hit a double to drive in the first run of the inning. Seymour hit a double late in the inning to drive in two runs. Seymour stole home before a single by Kelly drove in another run.

Bella Cleveland got the start on the mound and pitched all five innings and only allowed a single hit on six strikeouts. 

Kelly starred offensively as she went 3-for-3 with three RBIs. Seymour was 2-for-2 with three runs scored and two RBIs. Milner was 2-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored. 

Callaway improves to 8-3 on the season. The Cavaliers will be back on the diamond against Rehoboth in a doubleheader at home next Tuesday.