GLOUSTER, Ohio — The Lady Marauders scored nine runs in the seventh inning Tuesday night in Athens County during a 20-6 MHS victory.
Meigs got things going with a run in the top of the first inning. The Lady Marauders added three more runs in the top of the second inning. The Lady Marauders took advantage of three free passes in the fourth inning to score three runs in the inning pushing their lead to 5-0.
After Meigs added three more runs in the top of the fifth, the Lady Tomcats finally broke through with a run in the bottom half. Meigs answered back with a run in the top of the sixth but Trimble scored twice more in the bottom half.
The Lady Marauders bats took off in the top of the seventh scoring nine runs on six hits in the inning. Trimble scored three in the bottom of the seventh but MHS got the 20-6 victory.
Haley English earned the win for the Marauders after pitching seven innings and giving up six runs, all earned, on nine hits and three walks. English struck out five batters.
Trimble’s Brown was the losing pitcher after giving up 20 runs, 13 earned runs, on 13 hits and 10 walks over seven innings. Brown struck out five batters.
Leading the Marauders in hits was Cheyenne Beaver with three hits in the contest. Haley English, Suzy Cox, and Hannah Porter each had two hits while Allyson Davis, Tess Phelps, Devan Dugan, Destiny Mullen, and Emalee Glass each had one hit. Davis scored a game-high five runs.
Leading the hitting for the Lady Tomcats was Brown with two hits.
Meigs finished with 20 runs, 13 hits and no errors, while Trimble finished with six runs, nine hits, and seven errors.