First-year coach Monte Sherrill the former coach at Alexander Central and a Pfeiffer alum played baseball for the legendary Coach Joe Ferebee and was proud of his team following the game.
“Setting the record in year one is an amazing accomplishment and credit to the outstanding young ladies that I have on the team,” said Sherrill. “I have really enjoyed the journey this year and have tried to instill the same fundamental baseball principles that Coach Ferebee taught me back in the 80’s, while also trying to make Coach Jack Ingram proud of our softball program. It’s a great day to be a Falcon.”
Pfeiffer scored six runs in the first inning of game one as they batted around en route to a dominant 17-1 victory. The Falcons added seven more in the second inning and rolled to victory. Hiddenite Freshman and Alexander Central product Vada Blue Sherrill finished the game one with four runs batted in and reached base three times. She is joined on the Pfieffer squad by her sister Baily Sherrill, and Kiana Millsaps all products of the record breaking program Coach Sherrill built in Taylorsville . ACHS alum Megan Chapman is an assistant coach for the Lady Falcons.
The Falcons return to play on Friday as they close out the regular season at home against the Erskine Flying Fleet in Conference Carolinas action. First pitch is scheduled for 2:00 p.m.