Green homers twice to give Saints a split
|Mt. Hood CC|
OREGON CITY The Mt. Hood CC softball team bounced back from a one-sided 12-0 loss to split a doubleheader at first-place Clackamas CC on Saturday.
The Saints got out quickly in Game 2 with a two-run homer by Mercedes Green in the first inning on their way to an 8-5 win.
Green knocked two out of the park for the game, while Rachel Rutledge banged a two-run triple into the right field corner to break the game open in the third inning.
Clackamas (25-7) remains atop the South Region standings a half game in front of SW Oregon.
Mt. Hood CC (22-8) sits in third place heading into Wednesday's 2 p.m. home doubleheader against SW Oregon.
Look for expanded coverage in the Tuesday, April 28, print edition.
View a photo gallery from the doubleheader at daveball.exposuremanager.com.