GOLDEN -- In 4A softball, the No. 2 Valor Christian Eagles defeated the No. 9 ranked Golden Demons 7-3 with great pitching a consistent hitting.
In the first inning, the Eagles went up three runs on the Demon's from wild pitches, while Eagle's pitcher took care of business on defense. Alexandria Kilponen, went one, two, three for strikeouts for defensive momentum at the start of the game.
Valor leading 4-0 going into the bottom of the fourth inning, Demon's freshman Makenzie Middleton smashes one to right field and books it. Middleton rounds the bases and makes it home for an in-the-park home run to get her team within one.
The undefeated Valor was too strong over the plate, scoring two runs in the 5th and one in the 7th for the 7-3 win.
Valor Christian will take on No. 3 ranked Wheat Ridge on Thursday.
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