Girls Varsity Softball · East Lansing Trojans Varsity Can’t Quite Erase 7-Run Deficit In Loss To Waverly

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Waverly High School vs East Lansing High School
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1 4   3
2 -   1
3 2   -
4 1   5
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6 -   1
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R 18   16
H 21   17
E 9   6

East Lansing Trojans Varsity fought back after falling down by seven runs in the eighth inning. The comeback fell just short though, in an 18-16 defeat to Waverly on Monday. East Lansing Trojans Varsity scored five runs in the failed comeback on a walk by Marisa David, a error, a sacrifice fly by Alexis Johnson, a single by Courtney Bertsch, and a walk by Corinne Nichols.
East Lansing Trojans Varsity was right in it until Waverly in the eighth inning.
Waverly got things started in the first inning. An error scored one run for Waverly.
East Lansing Trojans Varsity knotted the game up at 11 in the bottom of the seventh inning, when an error scored one run for East Lansing Trojans Varsity.
J. Gonzales was on the rubber for Waverly. She went eight innings, allowing 15 runs on 17 hits and striking out four.
Bertsch was in the circle for East Lansing Trojans Varsity. She went eight innings, allowing 17 runs on 21 hits.
East Lansing Trojans Varsity totaled 17 hits in the game. Johnson, Nichols, Emily Fordell, Bertsch, and David each had multiple hits for East Lansing Trojans Varsity. Johnson went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead East Lansing Trojans Varsity in hits.
Waverly scattered 21 hits in the game. Ashely Thompson, Marra Allen, Peyton Moury, Mackenzie Beauchamp, Alex Gleason, Ashonte Stedman, Gonzales, and Destiny Campbell all had multiple hits for Waverly. Thompson led Waverly with four hits in six at bats.