Triad’s softball squad split a twinbill against Northwestern on Saturday.
The Lady Cardinals fell in the opener, 2-1, and won the nightcap, 6-4.
Kristen Bailey hit a homer in the first game, while Joni Russell went two-for-three at the plate.
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Russell, Bailey and Shelby Sheets each tallied a pair of hits during the second game.
Sidney Louck was the winning pitcher.
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The Lady Cardinals (7-4) will play at Cedarville today.
Marysville’s junior varsity softball team beat Pickerington Central, 5-1, and Buckeye Valley, 17-2.
Both games were played as part of a tournament in Upper Arlington.
Abby Gindlesberger struck out nine and allowed five hits during the complete-game victory over Pickerington Central.
Bre Ortman led MHS with two hits.
Cassie Van Dyke went the distance in the pitching circle against BV.
She fanned three and yielded six hits.
Gindelsberger and Ortman each tallied a trio of hits.
Meghan McKinney, Jillian Smith, Olivia Davis, Carli Connolly and Calla Best each finished with two hits.
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