The Western Boone Lady Stars defense was strong as they held the 3A 5th ranked Lady Tigers scoreless through 4 and scoring 1 to be leading as the 5th inning started. The Tigers were able to capitalize on Star miscues from there, tying the game in the 5th and scoring 11 more runs in the 6th & 7th innings combined. The Stars were able to close the lead to 12-4 in the 7th but could not plate any more runs completing the evening with 7 hits.
The Stars were led at the plate by Heather Clark and Holly Thompson both tallying 2 hits on the evening. Hannah Redlin pitched well in the loss allowing 0 earned runs on 10 hits and recorded 2 strike outs for the evening.
The JV Lady Stars played two innings trailing the Tigers 7-2 before lack of daylight shortened the contest.
The Stars are back on the field Monday as they travel to take on the Clinton Central Lady Bulldogs, Varsity at 5:30 pm and JV at 7:00 pm.