Lady Eagles 10-run Leo in 5 innings, 15-4
The Columbia City Lady Eagle softball team unleashed an offensive barrage on Northeast Hoosier Conference foe New Haven, pounding out 18 hits on their way to a resounding five–inning 15-4 win in the Wednesday evening contest at Morsches Park.The visiting Lady Bulldogs got a base runner in the first inning on a dropped third strike, but then the Lady Eagles set the next three New Haven batters down in order. The Eagles threatened in their half of the first, getting back-to-back singles from Alyssa Hansen and Maddy Hamman, and a walk from Allie Vodde, but a strikeout and a force-out tag-out double-play on a ball hit to third base ended the Columbia City threat.In the bottom of the second, the Eagles again got a base runner, but two strikeouts stranded Amanda Sands, who had reached on a New Haven error. To read the rest of this story, see the May 8 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.