Girls Varsity Softball · Newton Lady Rams Varsity Downs Locust Grove, 5-4


Newton Lady Rams Varsity wins contest against Locust Grove on Thursday, 5-4

Newton Lady Rams Varsity got things started in the first inning when Aulora Edwards singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.

Hayden Pearson took the win for Newton Lady Rams Varsity. Pearson allowed seven hits and four runs over five innings, striking out four. Elle Standard threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen. Standard recorded the last six outs to earn the save for Newton Lady Rams Varsity.

West took the loss for Locust Grove. West went two innings, allowing three runs on three hits, striking out three and walking zero.

Newton Lady Rams Varsity scattered seven hits in the game. Edwards and Pearson all had multiple hits for Newton Lady Rams Varsity. Pearson and Edwards each collected two hits to lead Newton Lady Rams Varsity.

Locust Grove totaled seven hits in the game. Elkins and Parker each collected multiple hits for Locust Grove.