Pearland shuts out Manvel 10-0 to end regular season


PEARLAND — The Pearland Lady Oilers closed out the 2016 district season with a 10-0 win over Manvel leaving them with sole possession of the the District 22-6A crown at 16-2.

The game was never in doubt as Pearland opened up the top of the first with four runs.

Aileen Garcia stroked an RBI double and Sydney Gutierrez launched a two-run homer over the left centerfield fence as part of the big inning.

Pearland put the game out of reach in the fifth as Ashlynn Walls plated a run on a ground out, Guttierrez smashed an RBI double, Lindsey Stewart stroked an RBI triple, and Kaylee Hoppens laced an RBI single. The Lady Oilers also scored on a two-run error.

Gutierrez racked up three RBIs on two hits as Pearland got 10 runs on 10 hits.

Alyssa Denham picked up the win after Manvel managed just one hit off of Denham, who allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out eight during her four innings of work.

Pearland will now prepare for the playoffs.