(Atlantic) Atlantic got off to a quick start, gave up the lead, but then fought back to win their season opener at home Monday night.
The top four hitters in Atlantic's line up, all hit the ball well early as the Trojann's combined for three runs in the first and tacked on two more in the second. Breanna Von Weyhe set the tone early with her first inning triple to right center field. Nine of the Trojann's ten runs came from the top four hitters in the order. Tiara Edelmna, Von Weye, and ReAnne Cappel combined for six of the team's eleven hits.
In the pitcher's circle Marissa Berns (pictured) struck out eight Clarinda batters. Berns earns the win giving up eight hits in her seven innings pitched.
1-0 Atlantic will take on Missouri Valley on Wednesday. That game will be broadcast on KS95.7 FM and ks957online.com.
Click here for the postgame with Marrisa Berns and Coach Terry Hinzmann