Southern Alamance 6, Southwestern Randolph 5…(9 Innings)
Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity defeated SW Randolph 6-5 on Thursday thanks to a walk-off single. The game was tied at five with Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity batting in the bottom of the ninth when Shayli Martin singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
SW Randolph scored three runs in the first inning, but Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity still managed to pull out the victory. SW Randolph scored its runs on a home run by Samantha Lagrama.
SW Randolph got things started in the first inning. Lagrama homered on a 1-2 count, scoring three runs.
SW Randolph knotted the game up at five in the top of the fifth inning, when Lagrama doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.
Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity notched three runs in the third inning. The offensive onslaught came from a single by Abi Stuart and a double by Sidney Martin.
Isley Duggins was the winning pitcher for Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity. She allowed 11 hits and five runs over nine innings, striking out seven.
Autumn Springer took the loss for SW Randolph. She lasted eight and two-thirds innings, allowing nine hits and six runs while striking out three.
SW Randolph smacked two home runs on the day. Lagrama put one out in the first inning. Emily Johnson had a dinger in the fourth inning.
Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity had nine hits in the game. Stuart, Sidney Martin, and Martin all managed multiple hits for Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity. Martin, Sidney Martin, and Stuart each collected two hits to lead Southern Alamance Patriots Varsity.
SW Randolph collected 11 hits. Alex Coleman and Lagrama each collected multiple hits for SW Randolph. Coleman went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead SW Randolph in hits.
Southern Alamance Patriots 40th Conference Champions
Overall Record: 20-4
Conference Record: 14-0