SW Softball sweeps Drakes Creek
August 22, 2013By Bryan Priddy of South Warren Middle School
August 20, 2013
SWMS softball (3-3) picked up 2 wins over Drakes Creek Tuesday night. In the first game, Kaitlyn LaSala started on the mound and Abby Haynes relieved for the win. The Spartans came back from a 4-2 deficit to tie the Gators 4-4 in the bottom of the 5th inning. During international tie-breaker, Drakes Creek scored 3 runs, putting them up 7-4. The Spartans then came back and scored 4 runs to take the win 8-7. Abbey Mills (Jody Richards Elementary) scored on a hit by Alexis Isable, Isable was hit in by Abby Haynes, and then Haynes and Elizabeth Spencer (pinch running for Sonya Merritt) scored on a game winning double hit by Lauren Martin.
In the second game, the Spartans defeated the Gators 9-0 in 3 innings. Katlyn Hare was the starting pitcher and Abbey Mills (JRE) came in for the win. Both Madison Stumbo and Kaitlyn Lewis hit triples.