Clarksville knocks around Rockford

Cheyenne Behrends (5) of Clarksville is mobbed by her teammates after she hits a solo home run to lead off the third inning on Thursday, June 20. The homer set off a hitting spree by the Indians in an eventual 22-0 win at Rockford. (Kristi Nixon photo)

ROCKFORD – Even Clarksville head coach Katie Wedeking was surprised by the 19-hit output her team poured on Rockford on Thursday, June 20.

It was a slow start for the undefeated and third-ranked (1A) Indians, but once they got going, there was no stopping the train that was the Clarksville softball team in a 22-0, five-inning rout against the Lady Warriors.

“I wasn’t expecting that,” coach Wedeking admitted. “That’s the best I’ve ever seen us on the bats since their first year, I think, two years ago...."

The full story appears in the June 27 print edition of the Clarksville Star.