Lady Saints split with Lake Michigan CC
Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 9, 2017
The LBWCC Lady Saints split contest with Lake Michigan Community College on Wednesday afternoon in Andalusia.
In the opening game, the Lady Saints fell behind early, but surged in the late innings for a 15-6 victory over Lake Michigan.
Lake Michigan got on the board with two runs in the top of the first inning off of three-straight two out hits.
Paige Taylor tied the game up in the bottom of the first inning when she sent a ball screaming over the fence in right center for a two-run home run.
Lake Michigan responded with four runs in the top of the third inning to take a 6-2 lead, but the Lady Saints weren’t going down with out a fight.
The Lady Saints took advantage of timely hits and a couple of errors in the bottom of the fifth inning to tie the game back up.
Lake Michigan’s pitcher then loaded walked in two runs to put the Saints up 8-6.
M Morse then brought in a pair of runs with a double to left field.
Taylor Bethea then put the Lady Saints on top 11-6 with a single.
The Lady Saints went on top 5-2 early in the second game, but Lake Michigan added runs in the third, fourth and sixth innings for an 8-6 win.
C Cincotta led the way at the plate for the Lady Saints with two RBIs in the final game.
Katelyn Kinsaul was 1-for-4 with one RBI and one run scored.
Taylor added an RBI and two hits for the Lady Saints.