RICHLAND -- Reny Bradley powered the Falcons to a season-opening doubleheader sweep of Eisenhower in nonconference action.
Hanford won the opener 10-0 and the nightcap 14-2. Both games ended in five innings because of the mercy rule.
Bradley went a combined 5-for-6 with a home run, two RBIs, seven runs scored and two stolen bases. Kayla De La Paz added five shutout innings in the circle and a three-run double.
Eisenhower 000 00 -- 0 3 2
Hanford 233 02 -- 10 11 1
Abby Watson and Josue Sadia. Kayla De La Paz and Whitney Nash. Highlights--Reny Bradley 3-for-4, 3 R, 2 SB; Kadi Patterson 3-for-4, 3 R; De La Paz 1-for-4, 2B, 3 RBI.
Eisenhower 000 02 -- 2 3 1
Hanford 147 2x -- 14 13 0
Watson and Sadia. Patterson and MaKenna Hall. Highlights--Bradley 2-for-2, HR, 2 RBI, 4 R; Emma Garcia 2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI; Nash 2-for-3, 3B, 4 RBI; Hall 2-for-3, 3B, 2 RBI; Molly Bishop 1-for-2, 2B.
Chiawana 10-16, Kennewick 1-6: Melanie Cantu had three doubles on the day as Chiawana swept host Kennewick in a nonleaguer.
Chiawana 101 314 0 -- 10
Kennewick 000 001 0 -- 1
Kim Poma and Maddie Heine; Bryanna Deroos and Terin Wade. Highlights--Whitney Weber (C) 2-for-4, 2B; Melanie Cantu (C) 2-for-4, 2 2B; Danielle Sanaski (C) 2-for-4, 2B; Heine (C) 3-for-4, 2B; Chela Cruz (C) 2-for-4; Shelby Nelson (K) RBI.
Chiawana 612 133 -- 16
Kennewick 103 002 -- 6
Poma and Heine; Deroos, Kaylee Hagadorn (6) and Hagadorn, Alexis Klippert. Highlights--Weber (C) 3x4, 2B; Cantu (C) 3x4, 2B; Sanaski (C) 4x5, 2B; Kaitlin Simpkins (C) 2-for-4; Karissa Shiflet (K) 3-for-4, HR, 2B; Jessica Gilmore (K) 2-for-4; Amber Doyle (K) 2-for-4; Wade (K) 1-for-4, 2B
Connell 10, Riverside 0 (5): Grayson Corrales stole home on a first-and-third play in the fifth inning to notch Connell's 10th run against scoreless Riverside as the Eagles extended their season record to 3-0 with a victory at home.
Ashley Thompson catalyzed the win for Connell with two home runs and five RBIs, as well as throwing a no-hitter while picking up the win in the circle.
Riverside 000 00 -- 0 0 0
Connell 400 24 -- 10 13 0
2 outs in 5th when 10-run rule invoked. Connell battery: Ashley Thompson and Shanika Sawyer. Highlights--Hope Sawyer (C) 4-for-4; Thompson (C) 2-for-2, 2 HR, 5 RBI; Michelle Schultz (C) 2-for-3, 2B.