PAOLA — Jacie Collier had three base hits, drove home two runs and notched a victory on the mound as the Paola Lady Panthers swept a doubleheader from Chanute.

The Lady Panthers took the opener 8-5 on Friday, April 9. Paola won the second game 17-15 on a walk-off triple by Maggie Kauk to complete the sweep.

Collier allowed four runs on seven hits over 4 2/3 innings in the first game. She had three hits, including a pair of doubles. Makayla Hendrickson pitched in relief.

Alexis Chapman had three hits, including a double, and scored two runs. Kyia Fuller singled, doubled, drove in two runs and scored. Morgan Baska, Hannah Billesbach and Hendrickson doubled.

Kauk was 4-for-6 in the second game and brought the fans to their feet with the walk-off triple in the 17-15 comeback victory.

Ava Kehl was 3-for-4, driving in three runs. Bryn Grandon was 4-for-5 with a double, driving in two runs.

Bell started the game for Paola. Collier and Hendrickson pitched in relief.

Paola lost a doubleheader at Eudora b y scores of 8-5 and 11-1 on April 6.

Billesbach and Chapman doubled in the first game.

Collier started the game. Bell pitched in relief.

Kauk doubled, singled twice and scored in the second game. Fuller had three singles and scored.

Chapman and Kehl each had two hits. Bell and Kehl doubled.

Bell started the game. Hendrickson pitched in relief.

Paola spit a doubleheader at Bonner Springs on Thursday, April 1.

The Lady Panthers rallied from a 4-2 deficit to take the second game 10-9. Paola lost the opener 16-1.

Chapman and Kauk each had four hits in the second game. Chapman drove home three runs and scored three runs. Kauk scored three times.

Collier started the game,. Hendirckson pitched in re;ief.

Kauk had the only hit of the first game for Paola. She singled and stole a base.

Collier and Hendrickson pitched for Paola.started the game.

Paola lost two games against Piper at home Tuesday, March 30, fallng 27-20 amd 15-7.

Grandon had three base hits with two home runs in the first game, driving in six runs.

Grandon, Kehl and Chapman doubled in the second game. Grandon drove in two runs and scored.

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