Monica Vonderbrink's three-run home run in the first inning and Courtney Frye's three-run triple in the sixth gave Danville the offense it needed to open the season with a 7-6 win over Rockcastle County on Tuesday at Troy Trumbo Field.
Danville pitcher Chelsea Wallace scattered 12 hits over seven innings, striking out five Rockcastle (1-1) batters and walking only two. Meanwhile Vonderbrink and Morgan Young made stellar plays in the field in the sixth and seventh innings to preserve the win.
Six Lady Admirals had singles: Kendra Nutter, who drove in a run; Jerrica Potts, who scored twice; Liz Ruth, Renee Chiu, Kelly Embree and Young.
Boyle County 17, Mercer County 0 - At Danville, Mary Beth Pennington opened Boyle's season by throwing a no-hitter.
Pennington struck out eight and walked one in the three-inning victory.
The Rebels (1-0) got two hits from Hannah Goggin and one hit each from Joanna Frauenhoffer, C.C. Leffew and Pennington.