by Gary Stepp
The ALC Lady Eagles hosted conference foe Midway College in a doubleheader on Friday, April 12th. Below are the results of each contest.
The contest was tight early as pitcher Kayla Stambaugh kept the Lady Eagles within striking distance. Unfortunately, Midway outhit the hosts 13-3 to pull away for the win. Kayla Gooslin, Megan Boswell, and Shayla Brinegar each had one hit apiece for ALC.
The contest was exciting as pitcher Whitley Albury took to the mound for the hosts. Midway scored two in the second only to see ALC answer in the bottom half of the inning with 2 of their own. MC managed to get 1 run home in the fifth to lead 3-2. The Lady eagles would respond in the bottom of the sixth when Brittany Dalton laced a rope to left field to tie the contest.
Unfortunately, they would leave two runners stranded on base. Midway took advantage and scored 4 huge runs in the top of the seventh. ALC was unable to mount one final comeback. Chelsea Brown recorded two of the hosts 7 hits, while Megan Boswell had 2 RBIs