Green Bulldogs Varsity stayed in it until the end, but Jackson pulled away late in a 5-4 victory on Wednesday. The game was tied at four with Jackson batting in the top of the ninth when an error scored one run for Jackson.
Green Bulldogs Varsity fired up the offense in the first inning. Grace Randall hit a solo homer.
In the top of the seventh inning, Jackson tied things up at four. Christy Skakun singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Green Bulldogs Varsity notched three runs in the fifth inning. Kelly Daugherty and Kami Helm each drove in Beth Rickman, Campbell Collinsworth and Emily Andrego during the inning.
Jackson scored three runs in the third inning. Jackson scored its runs on a home run by Sophia Bernard.
Breonna Cutts was the winning pitcher for Jackson. She lasted nine innings, allowing seven hits and four runs while striking out four.
Liberty Torres took the loss for Green Bulldogs Varsity. She lasted nine innings, allowing eight hits and five runs while striking out two.
Green Bulldogs Varsity smacked one home run on the day. Randall went yard in the first inning.
Green Bulldogs Varsity racked up seven hits. Daugherty and Helm all managed multiple hits for Green Bulldogs Varsity. Helm and Daugherty each collected two hits to lead Green Bulldogs Varsity.
Skakun led Jackson with two hits in five at bats. Jackson didn’t commit a single error in the field. Bernard had seven chances in the field, the most on the team.