Friday, May 12, 2017
New Castle High School
Yorktown High School
Trojans Falls to Yorktown on Walkoff
Trojans fell to Yorktown 6-5 on Friday on the final play of the game. The game was tied at five with Yorktown batting in the bottom of the seventh when Grim singled off of Gabby Perdew, driving in one run.
Trojans took an early lead in the first inning. Cameron Tabor drove in one when she singled in the first inning.
Trojans scored three runs in the third inning. Trojans’s big inning was driven by a double by Haylie Graham and a single by Olivia Neal.
Tucker earned the win for Yorktown. She threw seven innings, surrendering five runs, seven hits, and striking out two. Gabby Perdew took the loss for Trojans. She pitched six and a third innings, surrendering six runs, and 12 hits.
Tabor led Trojans with three hits in three at bats.
Yorktown had 12 hits in the game. Davis, Avila, Moore, Tucker, and Irelan each collected multiple hits for Yorktown.