The Lady Panthers took an early lead and was able to hold on for the 5-4 win over Madison Grant. The offense was led by Jaleigh Crawford who went 3 for 3 with 1 RBI and Olivia Shannon who was also 3 for 3 at the plate. Nevaeh Powell, Kaylee Guillemette & Allison Johnson each had a hit, Johnson with an RBI. MG tied it up with 3 runs in the top of the 6th, but the Panthers answered back in the bottom of the 6th with a nice hit from Yzabelle Ramey bringing in 2 more runs. That’s all they needed to hold on to the win and keep the traveling CIC trophy.
Shannon started in the circle pitching 5.2 innings only giving up 3 hits and striking out 9. Hailee Waymire came as relief in the 5th giving up 1 hit and striking out 1.
The Panthers travel to Blackford Thursday for another conference game. This will be a varsity only game.