Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Perry Meridian High School
Cathedral High School
The Lady Irish softball program celebrated senior night honoring 4 members of the Class of 2017 (Brooke Broecker, Peytan Cox, Olivia Jackson and Meghan Lee) prior to their game against Perry Meridian. The Irish overcame a 3-run deficit in the 1st inning by exploding for 5 runs on 5 hits in the bottom half of the inning. Brittany Ford’s base clearing double to right center scored Grace Lorsung, Jackson, and Jordan Lyman. Mia Dittoe and Lee also had key hits in the inning.
Overall, Ford went 2-for-3 with another homer and had 5 RBIs. Freshman Emily Timberman blasted her 1st home run of her high school career.
Annika Garwood picked up the win for the Irish while also reaching a milestone as she recorded her 100th strikeout of the season. Garwood went the distance on the mound surrendering just 5 hits, no earned runs and 10 Ks.