Girls Varsity Softball · New Castle Trojans Falls to Cambridge City Lincoln

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Cambridge City Lincoln High School vs New Castle High School
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Tuesday’s game against Cambridge City Lincoln was a heartbreaker for New Castle Trojans Varsity, as they lost the lead late in a 7-6 defeat. Cambridge City Lincoln was down 4-3 in the top of the sixth inning when K Lamb’s sac fly scored two runs for Cambridge City Lincoln.
New Castle Trojans Varsity collected ten hits and Cambridge City Lincoln had seven in the high-scoring affair.
Cambridge City Lincoln got on the board in the first inning when J Patton homered on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.
New Castle Trojans Varsity tallied four runs in the third inning. New Castle Trojans Varsity’s offense in the inning came from a single by Madie Harter and a home run by Allicen Burris.
Lamb earned the win for Cambridge City Lincoln. She lasted five and two-thirds innings, allowing nine hits and five runs while striking out 12. Patton threw one and one-third innings in relief out of the bullpen. Patton recorded the last four outs to earn the save for Cambridge City Lincoln.
Kelsie Patton took the loss for New Castle Trojans Varsity. She allowed seven hits and seven runs over seven innings, striking out ten.
New Castle Trojans Varsity smacked one home run on the day. Burris had a homer in the third inning.
New Castle Trojans Varsity racked up ten hits. Harter and Jaliya Harris each racked up multiple hits for New Castle Trojans Varsity. Harter led New Castle Trojans Varsity with three hits in four at bats.
Cambridge City Lincoln totaled seven hits. L Russell and Patton all collected multiple hits for Cambridge City Lincoln. Cambridge City Lincoln didn’t commit a single error in the field. K Gabbard had 13 chances in the field, the most on the team.