Lady Eagles fall in eighth
Columbia Cityâs Alyssa Hansen rounds second base in the seventh inning Wednesday night against Leo. Post & Mail photo / Nicole Ott
COLUMBIA CITY â Not many coaches can find positives after an extra-inning loss, but Columbia City Head Girls Softball Coach Steve Cox is an exception.
âI love those games,â Cox said. âI donât like losing, but I love those games.â
The Lady Eagles dropped a 2-0 game to Leo at Morsches Park.
It was a battle of the defenses, as the game held a 0-0 score through the beginning of the eight inning.
In the top of the eighth, with Leo at bat, one out and a runner on first base, the next batter hit a double to put base runners on second and third.
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