Van Meter defeated Earlham 13-3 Monday night. In the Circle, Haley Forret tossed 2 innings allowing 3 runs on 5 hits. Molly Blomgren earned the win (6-3) going 3 innings allowing 0 runs on 1 hit.
In the first Earlham scored 3 runs on 4 hits. Van Meter answered with 3 runs in the bottom half to make the score 3-3. Meagan Blomgren walked, Lilly Thompson was hit by a pitch. Blomgren scored on a passed ball. Haley Forret singled to scored Thompson. Forret later scored on a Mackenzie Blomgren singled to tie the game.
In the 2nd, Olivia Prouty led off with a single, Shea Rhodes walked, and Meagan Blomgren singled. Lilly Thompson drove in Prouty. Abby Archer and Molly Blomgren both had RBI walks. Mackenzie Blomgren capped off the inning with a 2 run single to make it 8-3. In the 3rd, The Bulldogs scored Boston and Rhodes when Lilly Thompson singled. Van Meter would get 3 more including the win on a Lilly Thompson RBI ground out in the 5th to make it 13-3.
Bulldogs improved to 10-1 in conference and 17-4 overall.