Geil strikes out 11, homers in Placer JV softball victory over Oakmont

By: Journal sports staff
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The Placer junior varsity softball team defeated host Oakmont 8-5 Thursday in the Lady Hillmen’s season opener.  
Amanda Geil pitched the whole game for Placer (1-0), striking out 11 and allowing just one hit.
Geil also went 2 for 3 with a homerun. 
Sarah Hansen and Peyton McCortney went 2 for 3 as well, and Brittany Welch added a homer of her own.
Placer trailed 5-2 and rallied back in the last two innings for the win.