Lady Horns Sail Past Fountain Hills For Second Time


The Lady Horns softball team smoked the Fountain Hills Eagles,13-1, Tuesday after beating them 9-0 last week in the Wickenburg Tournament.

"Overall (it was a) solid performance," said coach Curtis Johnson.


Tiffany Klemstine pitched her way to victory against Fountain Hills on Tuesday, allowing only three hits and fanning seven Eagles' batters.

Tiffany Klemstine hurled a complete game, fanning seven and only allowing three hits.

Klemstine also went 2-for-4 offensively.

"It was one of her best outings of her Longhorn career," Johnson said.

Sarah Cadd jacked two home runs and tallied four RBIs. Not to be outdone, Candice Johnson was a home run shy of the cycle, going 4-for-5 with two singles, a double and a triple. She knocked in five RBIs.

Johnson said the team will continue with two-a-day practices to prepare for a tough home opener against Snowflake at 3:30 today, Friday.

"The players are looking forward to the challenge," Johnson said.

The junior varsity team was also victorious Tuesday, bludgeoning the Eagles by a score of 33-3.

"The (JV) team is working very hard this year under (coach) Lee Ann Owens' guidance," Johnson said. "We expect them to surprise many teams this year."

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