Galveston County district softball scores and player statistics
Santa Fe 12, Fort Bend Elkins 2 (5 innings)
The Lady Indians had 10 players collect at least one hit to help Santa Fe run-rule Fort Bend Elkins at home Tuesday night.
Ciara Trahan used her legs to tie the game at 1-1 in the first as she worked a leadoff walk, stole second, advanced to third on a Reese Reyna single, and then swiped home.
Another steal of home, this time from Destinie Revier with two outs in the bottom of the second, gave Santa Fe a 2-1 lead.
After Elkins tied the game on a homer, Santa Fe used a two-out rally in the bottom of the third to regain the lead for good, which started with Michelle Owens reaching on a fielding error, and Maggie Childs then connected on a two-run line drive home run to left.
Juliana Garcia then singled to left, stole second, and moved over to third on a passed ball setting up Sierra Cothern, who executed a bunt RBI single giving Santa Fe a 5-2 lead.
After a 1-2-3 top of the fourth for Maddy Blake (five complete innings, two hits, one earned run, three strikeouts), the Lady Indians broke the game open in a bottom of the fourth that saw six players reach base (five hits and one error) en route to scoring five runs.
Three consecutive hits highlighted the inning: Maggie Childs (double), Garcia (RBI double) and Destinie Revier (RBI double).
In the bottom of the fifth, Owens capped off three straight singles (RBI single), and Morgan Childs scored the walk-off 12th run on a wild pitch.
The Lady Indians had 15 hits led by Morgan Childs (two hits, two runs), Owens (two hits, two runs, one RBI), Maggie Childs (two hits, two runs, 3 RBIs) and Garcia (three hits, two runs, one RBI).
Trahan also scored two runs and Revier had a game-high two walks for Santa Fe.
Santa Fe (2-0 in District 23-5A) has another home game against Fort Bend Marshall (0-2) at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Clear Creek 1, Clear Springs 0
Editor’s note: Will be updated if more information becomes available.