Fantastic 7th inning Rally for Bobcat Softball Team
The Marshalltown girls softball had been to the regional final, but never
advanced to the Big Show...the State softball Tournament in Ft Dodge, until
The Bobcats knocked off Cedar Rapids Kennedy, then knocked out #3
Muscatine 2-1 before knocking out Burlington 10-6 on Tuesday night. All
three wins on the road. The win evened Marshalltown's season mark
at 21-21, earning them the #8 seed and a spot next Tuesday against
#1 ranked Ankeny's Hawkettes.
Marshalltown 0-1-0-0-0-1-8 ...10 Runs 12 hits 6 left on
Burlington 0-0-2-0-4-0-0 ...6 runs 11 hits 8 left on
WP: Taylor Vaske LP: Chandra McCampbell
Scoring innings Summary:
Top of 2nd: Lauren Mazour single with 1 out, advanced to 2nd on illegal
pitch, then scored on Hailee Beals double to left.
Bottom of 3rd:
Burlington: Andrea Smith single, Judy Gates reaches on error,
McCampbell infield single, bases loaded. Paige
Zahner Sac Fly scored Smith, Courtney Carl single
scored Gates. Hannah Mixer lines into a double play
by shortstop Beals.
Bottom of 5th;
Burlington: McCampbell walks, Zahner hits into fielders choice,
Courtney Carl single to left, Hannah Mixer doubles to
left to score Zahner and Carl. Sydney Boyd infield hit,
Liz Harris single to score Mixer, with Boyd scoring on
Bobcat error. 4 runs 4 hits Burlington 6-1 lead.
Top of sixth: MHS: Madi Bellile infield single, Cassidy Blackford single
to right, Quinn Goodman single to center to load bases.
Hailee Beals singles to center scoring Bellile with 1 out.
Top of seventh: MHS: Emily DeVenney strikes out..Taylor Wagnor reaches on
error...Madi Bellile singles to short, Blackford strikes out.
Quin Goodman single to center, loading bases. Lauren
Mazour single to center, scoring Wagner. Hailee Beals
walks...Bellile scores on wild pitch. Megan Major singles
to short, scoring Goodman, Taylor Vaske walks, scoring
Mazour. Game tied at 6 runs each. Emily De Venney hit by
pitch scoring Beals, Bobcats up 7-6. Taylor Wagner
doubles to right center, scoring Major, Vaske, and Devenny.
MHS 8 runs 5 hits..2 errors..l left.
4 hitters down to final strike,...six runs scored after 2 outs.