Knox, Phillips star as Placer tops Granite Bay

By: Journal Sports Staff
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Jenna Knox scattered four hits and struck out seven and Courtney Phillips doubled twice and drove in six runs to lead the Placer High softball team to a 9-3 win over host Granite Bay on Wednesday afternoon. K.C. Romero had two hits and two RBIs, while Taylor Graham and Hailey Leggitt added two hits apiece for the Hillgals, who pounded out 10 hits to even their overall record at 2-2. Placer will be back in action this weekend in Jackson at the Argonaut Tournament, where Bear River will also play The Hillgals also beat the Grizzlies in the JV game, 14-3.