Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity defeated St. Marys 2-1 on Monday after taking the lead late in the game. The game was tied at one with Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity batting in the top of the sixth when Molly Stienke singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Maddie Stienke struck out nine, while R Burd sat down nine.
In the bottom of the fifth inning, St. Marys tied things up at one when A Alexander grounded out, scoring one run.
Stienke got the win for Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity. She lasted seven innings, allowing one hit and one run while striking out nine and walking zero.
Burd took the loss for St. Marys. She allowed four hits and two runs over seven innings, striking out nine.
Molly Stienke, Grace Bruns, Maura Hoying, and Leanne Klenke each collected one hit to lead Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity.
T Shimp went 1-for-3 at the plate to lead St. Marys in hits. St. Marys was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Alexander made the most plays with nine.