Year Round Sport
E-GALS TO PLAY FOR 3RD REGION CROWN!!!!!!
May 28, 2014By Jon Boultinghouse of Apollo High School
The Apollo E-Gals softball team advanced to the 3rd Region Championship game, beating Muhlenberg county 8-1. This is the second region softball championship game for the E-Gals in the past 3 years as they faced Owensboro Catholic in the 2012 chapmionship game.
In the circle, Katelyn Knott got the win pitching 2 innings. Autumn Grady picked up the save as she pitched the final 5 innings striking out 7 and allowing 0 runs.
At the plate Autumn Grady and Katelyn Knott also led the way. Autumn had 3 hits including a double and a solo homerun while driving in 3 runs. Katelyn Knott Hit two homeruns driving in 3 runs and scoring 3 runs. Lexi Newcom added two hits including a double and drove in 2 runs. Payton Blades had a double and Sarah Smith had a hit and scored 2 runs.
The E-Gals will play for the 3rd Region title tonight (Wednesday, May 28) @ 6:00 pm at Apollo E-Gal Park. They will play Meade County Lady Waves as they defeated Grayson County to earn their ticket to the championship game.
PLEASE COME OUT AND SUPPORT THE E-GALS!!!!!!