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Class 3A top-ranked Mount Vernon swept Solon in a WAMAC Conference East Division doubleheader on Wednesday in Solon winning the opener 13-1 and taking the nightcap 4-3.
Mount Vernon improved to 26-2 on the season and 18-0 in WAMAC play with the sweep while Solon dropped to 14-12 and 10-8.
The Mustangs out-hit Solon 17-4 on its way to the win in the opener.
Ava Stebral went 2-for-3 to lead Solon while Meg O’Neil had a hit and scored a run and Addie Miller had a hit and drove in a run.
Kendall Jensen took the loss for Solon in game one.
Solon took an early 2-0 lead in game two on a Hilary Wilson two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning and tied the game at 3-all in the fifth when Mia Stahle tripled and scored on an error.
Stahle went 3-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI and Wilson drove in two runs and scored a run.
Carly Ellison was 2-for-3 and Stebral scored a run for the Spartans.
Izzy Frees took the loss for Solon allowing four runs on 11 hits while striking out three and walking three.
Mount Vernon 013 031 5 – 13 17 2
Solon 000 001 0 – 1 4 6
W – Jenna Sprague L – Kendall Jensen
2B – MV: Maia Bentley (2)
HR – MV: Addison Gookin (2), Jenna Sprague, Maia Bentley
Mount Vernon 021 001 0 – 4 11 1
Solon 200 010 0 – 3 6 0
W – Addison Gookin L – Izzy Frees
2B – MV: Ashlyn Steen, Kenna Rollinger
3B – SOL: Mia Stahle
HR – SOL: Hilary Wilson. MV: Maia Bentley