NEW CARLISLE —
Northwestern’s six senior softball starters had been this far and lost the past two years. To break through and win a sectional championship this time meant the Warriors had to beat Greenville.
Sectional championships have been a birth rite for Greenville players the past 11 years. Head coach Jared Newland was 30-0 in sectional games entering Tuesday’s game at Tecumseh.
But Northwestern jumped to an early lead, got strong pitching from Brittany Hart, solid defense and two late home runs to knock off Greenville 6-2 in Division II.
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