Girls Varsity Softball · Bruins Host Blackford Softball Invite; Drops Both Games


The Lady Bruins hosted a 4-team invite Saturday hosting Eastern Hancock, Delta, and Union County.

Game one matched up the Lady Bruins with Delta. The Lady Eagles got up early and the Lady Bruins couldn’t answer. Delta went on to win big 14-0. Haylie Williamson did most of the work offensively for the Lady Bruins with three hits. Alexa Hurd added a double and Jaci Rogers and Erin Cagle each added singles.

Game two had Eastern Hancock going against Union County. Eastern Hancock won big, 14-4.

 The Consolation game saw the Lady Bruins take on Union County. Union County took a 3-1 lead in the first, but the Lady Bruins tied it at three in the 2nd. The score was tied at five after five innings when Union County scored three runs in the top of the 6th inning and six more in the top of  the 7th inning. Union County was helped out by two d errors and a three run homer. The Lady Bruins added 2 runs in the bottom of the 7th but could not catch up as Union County won it, 13-6.

The Lady  Bruins were led in hitting by Grace Simmons with two doubles and a single. Erin Cagle and Helen Whitesell contributed two singles and Haylie Williamson, Alexa Hurd and Haleigh Wick each had singles.

The Lady Bruins are now 2-19 on the season.

 In the championship game Eastern Hancock took the trophy after a close game over Delta, 3-2.