Xavier Prep put on quite a hitting display on Thursday (March 8), earning their first victory of the season in a 16-2 victory over visiting Phoenix Desert Vista in a contested shortened to five innings by the 10-run rule.
Xavier is now 1-6-2.
The Gators scored 12 runs in the second inning and four more in the fourth.
Xavier collected 17 hits, including four by Lizzie Marino, three by Katie Donahey (including a home run) and two each by Macy Lee, Sydney Johnson and Jordan Bassett.
Pitcher Mercedes Silva picked up the win, giving up just two hits.
Xavier will play a road game on Friday (March 9) against Goodyear Millennium.