Firebirds News · 6-Hit Day For Spitler Leads Fairmont Firebirds

Hilary Spitler would not be denied at the plate on Saturday, picking up six hits and leading Fairmont Firebirds Varsity to a 15-9 win over Madison. Spitler doubled in the first, singled in the second, singled in the third, singled in the fourth, singled in the sixth, and singled in the seventh.  An early lead helped propel theFirebirds to victory. Fairmont Firebirds Varsityscored on a double by Hailey Lewis in the first inning, a single by Taylor Hiltey in the second inning, a home run by Kaitie Thompson in the second inning, and a triple by Kiyah Burroughs in the second inning.  Spitler was credited with the victory.  She surrendered nine runs on eight hits over seven innings, striking out five. Thompson had her second home run in the second inning