Lady Knights Edge Marion

The Southwood Lady Knight softball team scored two runs in the bottom of the 7th to earn a close 8-7, 9 inning win over Marion Monday.

Down 3-2 heading to the 6th, Southwood scored 3 runs in the bottom of the inning to take a 5-3 lead, only to give two runs back to Marion in the 7th to force extra innings.

Each team would score a run in the 8th to go to the 9th knotted up at 6. Marion would push across a run in the top of the 9th, with the Knights answering with 2 runs in the bottom of the inning for the 8-7 win.

 

Bailey Lundmark collected three hits, leading the Lady Knight offense. She doubled in the seventh inning and singled in the sixth and ninth innings.

Jenny Bentley worked out of 19 difficult moments for Southwood. She pitched nine innings and allowed four earned runs on five hits. Bentley faced her toughest moment in the ninth inning.

Batting

AB

R

H

RBI

BB

SO

L. Goble

4

2

3

1

1

0

M. Mettler

5

0

2

2

0

1

L. Hensley

5

0

2

1

0

0

J. Bentley

5

0

1

1

0

0

C. Simpson

5

1

0

0

0

1

B. Lundmark

4

2

3

1

0

0

J. Chain

4

0

1

0

0

1

M. Friend

4

1

1

0

0

0

A. Grossnickle

2

1

0

0

1

1

M. Wilson

1

0

0

0

0

1

S. Chain

0

1

0

0

0

0

Totals

39

8

13

6

2

5

 

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