Four In the Second Is Enough For The Flyers To Hold Off M-W In Softball C Semis
99 SPORTS FEATURE GAME ON 1470 AM WPDM
CLASS C GIRLS SOFTBALL SEMI-FINAL
NORWOOD-NORFOLK 7, MADRID-WADDINGTON 5
The Flyers advance to the Class C title game for the second consecutive year with an upset win over Maadrid-Waddington.
The Jackets got out of a bases loaded jam in the first but yielded four runs in the second as the first three batters reached and scored on PEPSI PLAYER OF THE GAME Jenna LaZore's bases clearing triple. Stephanie Lancto sacrificed in a run for the Jackets in response but Emily Cotey scored on a passed ball to give the Flyers their four run lead back.
Madrid-Waddington chipped away at the lead with one in the third and two more in the fourth to close the gap to 5-4 after five. In the top of the sixth, Alex Stevenson and Jessica Harvey singled and scored to push the lead to three as one was added by the Jackets on a Kelsey Dashnaw sacfifice. With the tying run at bat Jenna Lazore made a great running catch to end the sixth as Madrid-Waddington again in the seventh had the tying run at bat but a pop out to catcher SUBWAY SUB OF THE GAME Ashley Chapin ended the game.
For Norwood-Norfolk, LaZore went 4 for 4 with 3RBIs. Joanna Frego singled twice, Jessica Harvey scored twice, and Kailey Martnes doubled. Kristen Foote scattered eleven hits and walked one. For the Jackets, Megan Barney scored three times and Kelsey Dashnaw drove in two runs. Olivia Blckmore singled twice and Barney struck out four in the circle.
| || 1 || 2 || 3 || || 4 || 5 || 6 || || 7 || || R || H || E |
| Norwood-Norfolk|| 0|| 4|| 1|| || 0|| 0|| 2|| || 0|| || 7|| 12|| 1|
| Madrid-Waddington || 0|| 1|| 1|| || 2|| 0|| 1|| || 0|| || 5|| 11|| 2|
W - Foote
L - Barney
2B - N-N Martens, Chapin, 3B - N-N Lazore
LOB - N-N 9, M-W 7
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL
Class C Semi-Finals
St. Lawrence Central 6, Brushton-Moira 0
Class B Semi-Finals
Canton 15, Potsdam 0
Salmon River 16, OFA 3
Class D Semi-Finals
Heuvelton 15, Colton-Pierrepont 0
Hammond 3, Harrisville 2
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL
Class A Final
Massena 13, Malone 2