Jenkins, Russell power HCHS to 20th victory

Staff Report

Destinee Jenkins and Kacie Russell each drove in three runs Monday, more than enough for the visiting Harlan County Lady Bears to reach the 20-win mark again with an 11-1 win over 51st District favorite Knox Central.

Jenkins had a double and two singles, and Russell added a double and single for the 20-5 Lady Bears.

Farren Clark and Nikki Creech each had a double and single. Tia King, Haley Blakley, Lainey Cox, Hannah Johnson and Jessie Johnson added one single each.

Jenkins pitched a three-hitter with five strikeouts and two walks to earn the win.

Harlan County returns to action Tuesday at home against Middlesboro.


Harlan County* 150* 013* 1* — 11 14 0

Knox Central* 001* 000* 0* — 1 3 2

Jenkins and King, Long (6); Gambrel, Swafford (4) and Jones. WP — Jenkins (14-4). LP — Gambrel.

Staff Report

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