Five RBI Day for Dena Denkberg Spells Out Victory For Thunderbirds Over Dimona Dream Team
Dena Denkberg was clutch at the plate with ducks on the pond on Monday, driving in five on two hits to lead Thunderbirds past Dimona Dream Team 20-1 on Monday. Denkberg drove in runs on a single in the second and a single in the third.
An early lead helped propel Thunderbirds to victory. Thunderbirds took the lead on a sacrifice fly in the first inning.
Thunderbirds put up nine runs in the third inning. Thunderbirds offense in the inning was led by Adi Baran, Denkberg, Talia Schwartz, Yael Schwartzman, Baran, and Yael Galpert, all driving in runs in the inning.
Baran was the winning pitcher for Thunderbirds. The pitcher surrendered one run on one hit over four innings, striking out nine.
Renahtyah Moore took the loss for Dimona Dream Team. The bulldog surrendered 19 runs on ten hits over two and a third innings, striking out three.
Thunderbirds smacked one home run on the day. Schwartz put one out in the second inning.
Thunderbirds racked up 11 hits on the day. Denkberg, Schwartz, Galpert, and Elianna Meister each collected multiple hits for Thunderbirds. Meister, Galpert, Schwartz, and Denkberg each managed two hits to lead Thunderbirds.
Manatiyah Dixon went 1-for-1 at the plate to lead Dimona Dream Team in hits.