softball team rallied in the seventh, but came up just short in dropping a
3-2 Duneland Athletic Conference decision at Crown Point on Wednesday.
The Bulldogs opened
the scoring in the fourth with a pair of runs and then added an insurance
run in the fifth for a 3-0 lead.
The Trojans rally
started with a walk to Gillian Price and a single by Kaitlyn Carr with one
out. Following another ground out, a walk to Jenna Vagner loaded the bases.
single scored Price and Carr, but Chesterton couldn’t get the game-tying
Iacovetti (double), Price (double), Carr and Sisson (double) all had hits
for the Trojan offense.
Lexi Benko got the
start in the pitcher’s circle and worked four innings, allowing two hits and
striking out two. Lauren Kobialka worked the final two frames (1 hit, 1
The Trojans return
to the field on Saturday when they travel to Fishers for a doubleheader
beginning at 10 a.m.
Crown Point 3,
AT CROWN POINT
SCORING BY INNINGS
Chesterton 000 000
2 -- 2 5 2
Crown Point 000 210
x -- 3 3 0
2B -- Marney
Sisson, Micaela Iacovetti, Gillian Price ©. Pitching Summary -- Chesterton
-- Lexi Benko (4 IP, 2 H, 2 K, 2 BB), Lauren Kobialka (2 IP, 1 H, 1 K, 0
BB); Crown Point -- Elish (7 IP, 5 H, 6 K, 3 BB). WP -- Elish. LP -- Lexi
Crown Point 10,
junior varsity dropped a 10-4 decision at Crown Point on Wednesday.
Avary Gonzales and
Jade Lloyd had two hits and an RBI, while Madison Cowger handled pitching
duties and struck out one.