Offense aplenty in the Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity’s 10-8 loss to Normandy (Parma, OH)
The Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity lost a battle of the bats on Saturday, falling short in a 10-8 ballgame against Normandy .
#6 recorded the win for Normandy even though she allowed eight runs over seven innings. #6 struck out five, walked four and gave up 12 hits.
Normandy was sparked by #33 and #6, who teamed up for two hits and three RBIs.
Normandy jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the top of the first. A double by #6, scoring #8 started the inning off.
The Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity quickly matched Normandy ‘s strong inning with a one-run inning of their own in the first. The Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity scored on a sacrifice fly by Rachel Malone .
Normandy scored two runs in the second inning, and then followed it up with two more in the third. In the second, Normandy scored on an error, plating #3.
After posting one run in the fourth, Normandy again scored one in the seventh. In the fourth, Normandy scored on an error, bringing home #6.
It didn’t take long for the Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity to respond as they scored four runs of their own in the fourth. The Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity scored on an RBI single by Mya Nichols, an RBI single by Kayla Doehring, and a two-run single by Imann Narvaez.
The Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity tied the game in the fifth on a triple by Sierra Dalton that.
Normandy went up for good in the sixth, scoring three runs on an error and two singles.
Two runs in the bottom of the seventh helped the Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity close their deficit to 10-8. A two-run single by Doehring triggered the Garfield Heights Bulldogs Varsity’s comeback. Normandy closed the game out when #6 got Julie DeFranco to fly out.
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