The game seesawed back and forth, but ultimately the Eagles, paced
by hits from eight of the nine starters in the lineup, were able to
hold on for the win.
Heather Curry, 1-0, outdueled Brianna Waller
for the victory. Curry struck out three and walked just one. Waller
walked two and picked up a strikeout.
Momentum went back and forth in the contest. Holland Barry &
Bennett opened the game with two runs in the first on three hits.
The Eagles scored in the bottom half on an RBI double by Sydney
After holding their opponents scoreless in the second, the Eagles
picked up three runs on RBI singles by Kalyn Roberts and Danielle
Burgrabe and a sacrifice by Katie Hunsley.
Holland Barry & Bennett scored three runs in the top of the
third. The Eagles netted three more runs in the bottom of the frame,
paced by another double by Johnson, an RBI single by Mya Roberts, a
single by Curry and an RBI single by Tori Tripplett, and a sacrifice
by Kalyn Roberts.
After the Eagles turned a double play and a Curry strikeout into
a 1-2-3 inning, Curry held Holland Barry & Bennett scoreless in the
fourth. The Eagles built the lead to stay on a single by Burgrabe,
an RBI double by Grace Hemenway, an RBI triple by Johnson and
another RBI single from Mya Roberts.
Holland, Barry and Bennett showed no quit and scored four runs in
the final frame but could not get past Curry and the Eagle defense.
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Burgrabe's Eagles box score:
Katie Hunsley: 0-2, 1
2-2, 3 runs, 1 RBI
Grace Hemenway: 2-3,
1 run scored, 1 RBI
Sydney Johnson: 3-3,
2 runs, 2 RBIs
Mya Roberts: 2-3, 1
run, 2 RBIs
1-2, 1 run
Heather Curry: 2-3, 2
Tori Tripplett: 1-3,
Kalyn Roberts: 1-2, 1 run, 2 RBIs
Holland Barry & Bennett's statistics were unavailable at the time
of release of this summary.
[Text from file received]