Friday, April 7, 2017
Haskell High School
Albany High School
Maidens Softball: First District Loss to Albany
Friday’s game against Albany was a heartbreaker for The Maidens as they lost the lead late in a 6-5 defeat. The Maidens took an early lead in the first inning when Ryanna Rodriquez homered with two outs in the first inning.
The Maidens scored two runs in the top of the third on another homer by Rodriquez, but Albany answered with two runs of their own when Aubrey Moon homered off of Laura Fuentes, driving in two runs with the score at 3-2 Haskell until the bottom of the 6th. Lex Jimenez entered the circle in the 5th for Haskell with 3 up and 3 down, but Albany scored 4 runs in the 6th on 5 hits and 2 errors making the score Albany 6, Maidens 3 in the bottom of 6th. The Maidens came back within reach in the top of the 7th with two more runs but ended with the game stranding two runners with a final score Albany 6, Haskell 5.
The Maidens had ten hits in the game. Rodriquez and Maddey Williams each managed three hits to lead Haskell Maidens .
Albany collected ten hits. Moon and Lindsey Lucas each collected multiple hits for Albany.