Newkirk homer

Jackson’s Katelyn Newkirk rounds the bases following a home run in a 2018 game. She hit a home run against Miami Trace to lead Jackson to a recent 10-0 Frontier Athletic Conference win.

Note: This sports recap appears in the Wednesday, May 1 newspaper on Page B4.

JACKSON — The Ironladies earned a one-sided league victory on April 22, downing Miami Trace 10-0 at home.

Jackson scored five runs in the first two innings, then added a five-run fourth inning to secure the win. Taylor Evans, meanwhile, pitched a one-hit shutout. Twelve of the 15 outs she recorded in the game came on strikeouts. She walked just two.

Katelyn Newkirk and Leah Alford both hit home runs for Jackson. Newkirk drove in four runs on two hits, while Alford’s solo shot complemented a 2-for-3 day in which she scored three runs.

Kylee Bako had three singles and scored twice, as did Maddie Baxter. Sydney Humphreys had two hits, a run scored and an RBI. Mackenzie Humphreys and Gabby Webb added singles.

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