Zenimura.com Lightning Bolts get 16 strikeouts from Alison, win 5-0 over the Blue Bullets

CHANDLER, AZ (March 29, 2014) -- A superb effort by Alison carried the Zenimura.com Lightning Bolts to a 5-0 win in six innings over the Blue Bullets on Saturday at Folley Park.

Alison struck out 16 batters, paving the way for the Lightning Bolts win. She tossed six innings of shutout ball and allowed only two hits.

Sage boosted her batting average thanks to a perfect 3-3 day at the plate to pace the Lightning Bolts. She singled in the first, third, and fifth innings.

The Blue Bullets pitcher lasted five innings, walked two, struck out 12, and allowed five runs.

The game's last lead went to the Lightning Bolts thanks to a first inning rally that saw one run cross the plate on an RBI single by Tristin.

The Lightning Bolts pushed across two runs in both the third inning and the fourth. In the third, the Lightning Bolts scored on an RBI triple by Kyndra, bringing home Sage.

The Lightning Bolts built upon their lead with two runs in the fourth. The inning got off to a hot start when Alison doubled, scoring Krystyna.

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