Prairie Heights jumped on top scoring 2 runs, in the top of the 3rd inning. Heights scored again in the top of the 5th, leading the Lakers 3-0. In the bottom of the 6th inning, Freshman Keirstin Roose hit a solo home run to center field, scoring the first Lakeland run of the game. Then in the bottom of the 7th inning, the Lakers scored 4 runs to win in walk off fashion. With 1 out, and a runner on first, Kylee Palmer singles on a bunt, and Sadie Edsall advances to 3rd. Palmer steals second. With runners on 2nd and 3rd, Makayla Mast hit a hard ground ball to left field, scoring Edsall and Palmer. Tying the game at 3-3. Mast steals 2nd and 3rd. Rose draws a 1 out walk, putting runners on 2nd and 3rd. Elise Edwards solidified the win for herself in the circle, with a walk off line drive to opposite field. The Lakers win in walk off fashion, 5-3. Edwards threw all 7 innings, striking out 11, and allowed 7 hits. Roose lead the team going 2 for 3, with a homerun, 1 RBI, and 1 walk. Palmer went 2 for 4 with 1 run scored. Mast, Edwards, and Bailey Hartsough also added hits for the Lakers. The Lady Lakers are back in action tomorrow for the 2nd round of the NECC tournament against Central Noble, at Central Noble. 5:30 pm start.
- 3 Prairie Heights High School
- 5 Lakeland High School
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