Loggers suffer tough loss
Jaime Gilden tries to lay down a bunt against Columbia Falls Thursday.
| April 26, 2011 1:21 PM
The Libby Logger softball team suffered
a tough loss in Columbia Falls Thursday.
The Wildkats scored seven runs in the
fifth inning to beat Libby 11-7.
Libby totaled 10 hits and Wildkats 17
during the Northwestern A match-up.
The Loggers scored three first-inning
runs and were up 3-2 heading into the fifth.
The fifth started with Libby ahead, but
six hits and an error later and Columbia Falls was on top.
Libby was able to come back with four
runs in the top of the sixth to close to 9-7.
However, Columbia Falls answered with
two runs in the bottom of the sixth to increase its lead to four
Alysha Martin was 2-for-4 with a triple
and an RBI. Jaime Gilden was 2-for-4.
Libby 300 004 0 - 7 10 3
Columbia Falls 100 172 x - 11 17 1
Taylor Armstrong and Lexie Hageness.
Shaun Rowe and Erika Nelson. W - Rowe. L - Armstrong.
Libby - Jaime Gilden 2-4, Lexie
Hageness 1-2, Kim Tangen 1-2, Alysha Martin 2-4, Taylor Barton 1-4,
Taylor Armstrong 1-4, Alyssa Walker 0-3, Stacey Oedewaldt 1-4,
Brooke Rosling 1-3.
3B - Martin. 2B - Hageness. RBI -
Hageness 2, Martin 1.
Columbia Falls - Jessica Owens 3-5,
Renae Nelson 1-5, Shaun Rowe 3-5, Niki Birky 1-2, Erika Nelson 0-4,
Madison Sandefer 3-4, Kathrin Jetty 2-4, Tessa Cowan 1-3, Jaylynn
Cantu 1-1, Jordan Lefebvre 2-4.
2B - Rowe, Birky, Lefebvre. RBI - Owens
1, Rowe 3, Birky 2, Jetty 1, Cowan 1, Cantu 1, Lefebvre 2.