The Junior Varsity Lady Vols fought back from a 4 run deficit to defeat the Lady Bruins 6-5 in 6 innings. The Varsity Lady Vols lost to the Lady Bruins from Lancaster by a score of 6-2.
The JV team from AJ, went behind in the third inning when Lancaster brought home 4 runners. The Lady Bruins looked like they were going to seal the game with a run in the fifth. AJ rallied in the bottom of the 5th inning to tie up the score 5 all. The Lady Bruins were unable to score during the top of the 6th inning, and AJ took the advantage with a go-ahead run in the bottom of the 6th.
The Varsity Lady Vols struggled throughout the game to find a rally. The Lady Vols found the first run in the bottom of the 4th inning when Maddie Baker scored with the Kameron Mungo RBI. The only other score for AJ was Caroline Hammond’s score while pinch running for Carly Sims when Savannah Small landed a double and the RBI. Carly Sims had 2 hits for 3 at bats to give her high Average this game of .667.
Maddie Morris of the Lady Bruins got the game rolling with a hard double to center field to score a triple RBI with two outs. Morris was tagged out at second to end the 5th inning with Lady Bruins leading 3-1. The Lady Bruins would score three more times in the 7th inning with a two run home run and a run by Gracie Revels. The Pitcher Clinton had 2 RBIs and Maddie Morris had a total of 4 RBIs. Gracie Revels had 2 for 3 at bats with one run, and lead the team with an average of .667.