Girls Varsity Softball · Girls Varsity Softball falls to Big Walnut 7 – 6


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Highland High School vs Big Walnut High School
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Highland fought back after falling down by four runs in the fifth inning. The comeback fell just short though, in a 7-6 defeat to Big Walnut on Wednesday.
Highland was right in it until Big Walnut homered in the seventh inning.
Big Walnut opened up scoring in the first inning. Hailey Krinn hit a solo homer.
In the bottom of the sixth inning, Highland tied things up at six. Ruehrmund drove in two when she singled.
Walters was on the rubber for Big Walnut. She allowed nine hits and six runs over seven innings, striking out two.
Lucy Smith toed the rubber for Highland. She went seven innings, allowing seven runs on 12 hits, striking out four and walking zero.
Highland tallied nine hits on the day. Fitzpatrick and Ruehrmund each had multiple hits. Fitzpatrick went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead Highland.
Big Walnut totaled 12 hits in the game. Walters, Krill, and Sharpe each managed multiple hits for Big Walnut. Walters led Big Walnut with three hits in four at bats.