Girls Varsity Softball · Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity Grabs Lead In Sixth Inning To Defeat Bishop Ward

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Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity defeated Bishop Ward 15-12 on Thursday after taking the lead late in the game. The game was tied at seven with Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity batting in the top of the sixth when McKenzie Brown singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity was boosted by Brown who went 5-for-5 at the plate. Brown singled in the first, singled in the third, doubled in the fourth, singled in the sixth, and singled in the seventh.
Bishop Ward fired up the offense in the first inning. Kaylee McLain’s wild pitch allowed one run to score for Bishop Ward.
In the top of the fifth inning, Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity tied things up at seven when Gwyn Gebert singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
After Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity scored three runs in the top of the seventh, Bishop Ward answered with three of their own. Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity scored when McLain hit a solo homer, Gebert singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run, and Mikayla Garrison singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run. Bishop Ward then answered when J Ruth singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run, A Rodriguez singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run, and M Corrigan singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run.
McLain earned the win for Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity. She surrendered 12 runs on 14 hits over seven innings, striking out three.
M Tinoco took the loss for Bishop Ward. She went seven innings, allowing 15 runs on 20 hits and striking out six.
Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity launched one home run on the day. McLain went for the long ball in the seventh inning.
Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity collected 20 hits on the day. Brown, McLain, Marilyn Thomas, Leah Seichepine, Alyssa Seichepine, Garrison, and Gebert each managed multiple hits for Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity. Brown went 5-for-5 at the plate to lead Leavenworth Pioneers Varsity in hits.
Bishop Ward tallied 14 hits in the game. J Tucker, Corrigan, Ruth, and M Brennan each racked up multiple hits for Bishop Ward. Tucker led Bishop Ward with three hits in four at bats.
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