Girls Varsity Softball · Stars swept in double header in extra innings

The Lady Stars softball team traveled to Lawrence North High School Saturday for a double header against the Lady Wildcats.  The Stars were able to plate two runs in the second inning off a Victoria Grimes home run, but allowed 6 in the bottom half of the inning. The Stars scored 3 more in the 6th but allowed 2 runs in the 4thand 3 in the 5th to drop the first game 11-5. The Stars totaled 10 hits in the contest, led by Holly Thompson, Anna Jones, Victoria Grimes and Heather Clark all having 2 hits each.

In the second game, the Stars managed 6 runs and tallied 11 hits taking the lead in the 11th, but fell short as the Wildcats plated 2 of their own in the 11th to take the win 7-6. The Stars were led at the plate by Mya Fisher recording 3 hits in the contest and Anna Jones knocking in 2 rbi’s.

The Stars are back in action tonight at home against the Red Devils of West Lafayette starting at 5:30 pm.