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Kent Roosevelt High School Varsity Softball beat Akron East 23-21

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

4:30 PM

Kent Roosevelt High School
AWAY
23

Akron East
HOME
21

Game Recap

Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity took the lead for good in the fifth inning to capture a back-and-forth game from Akron East by a 23-21 score on Wednesday. The game was tied at 15 with Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity batting in the top of the fifth when Abigail Scherer singled off of K Hill, driving in one run.
Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity built a six-run lead in the sixth inning and then held off Akron East’s charge. Akron East scored five runs in the failed comeback on a double by K Hill, a triple by T Griffen, a error, and a groundout by K Black.
Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity captured the lead in the first inning. Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity scored one run when Kelsey Titko singled with two outs in the first inning.
Akron East scored 14 runs in the third inning. The big inning for Akron East came thanks to a single by D Skipper, a double by T Frame, a single by P Williams, a home run by Hill, a error, a double by Griffen, a single by Williams, a double by Black, and a error.
Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity collected 18 hits. Titko, Madison Powers, C Bourne, Shannon Larkin, Laurie Farley, and Abigail Scherer each collected multiple hits for Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity. Maiah Packard and Titko each drove in four runs to lead Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity. Roosevelt Rough Rider Varsity stole ten bases during the game as two players stole more than one. Titko led the way with two.
Akron East had 14 hits in the game. Hill, Griffen, Williams, Black, and Skipper each collected multiple hits for Akron East. Williams went 2-for-4 at the plate as she led the team with five runs batted in.
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Box Scores

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Kent Roosevelt
1

4

3

12

2

1

23

18

9

Akron East
1

14

1

5

21

14

7