THE PLAINS, Ohio — The Meigs softball team committed nine errors Thursday night in a 4-2 loss to Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division foe and host Athens.
The Lady Bulldogs (5-1, 2-0 TVC Ohio) broke onto the scoreboard first with a pair of runs in the bottom of the first. The Lady Marauders (5-4, 1-1) advanced a runner to third base in the third inning but failed to bring the run home. MHS did bring a run home in the top of the fourth after a triple by Lisa Marie Wise.
A two out triple by Destiny Mullen sparked the Lady Marauders in the fifth and they notched a run to tie the game at two. Back to back hits by Athens in the bottom half of the fifth led to a pair of runs and a 4-2 lead for the Lady Bulldogs. Meigs was held without a hit over the final two innings and Athens claimed the 4-2 victory.
Lisa Marie Wise was credited with the loss after pitching six innings and giving up four runs, two earned, on six hits. Wise struck out five and walked none.
Athens’ Pomento received the win after pitching the final 2.1 innings and giving up no runs, hits, or walks.
Wise paced the Lady Marauders with two hits, while Destiny Mullen, and Hannah Porter had one hit apiece.
Athens had a pair of players with two hits in the contest.
The Marauders return to action Monday when they host TVC Ohio foe Alexander at 5 p.m.