Bellmont take a win over CCHS girls

Columbia City girl’s softball fell to the Bellmont last night with a score of 5-7. In the top of the first inning, an error on the Eagle’s part allowed the Braves to score. Bellmont was also able to hold the Eagles from scoring during the first inning. In the top of the second inning, their first out was at first base. Quick thinking was used by catcher, Bella Krieg as she threw to third base after a bunt was hit to get the Eagles their second out. Their third out of the inning was a tag out. The Braves kept the Eagles from scoring once again, holding the score at 0-1 at the end of the second inning. Two errors on Columbia City’s part allows Bellmont to score two more runs, and the Braves once again kept them from scoring, making it 0-3 at the end of the third inning. The Brave were also able to score one more run in the top of the fourth, making the score 0-4 at the end of the fourth inning. Although a disappointing few innings, things started to look up in the fifth inning. In the top of the fifth, the Eagles caught two pop flies and tagged a player at first to get their three quick outs. In the bottom of the fifth inning, Alyssa Hansen hit a single, and batting next Maddy Hamman hit a double. To read the rest of this story, see the May 23 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.