Florala edges WSN softball Tuesday in nine innings
In a back-and-forth game between the W.S. Neal Lady Eagles softball team and Florala Tuesday in Florala, the Lady Wildcats edged out the Lady Eagles 5-4 in extra innings.
Florala led W.S. Neal 1-0 after two innings and 2-0 after three innings. From there, W.S. Neal plated one run each in the fourth and one in the seventh inning to tie the game up and force extra innings.
In the eighth inning, both teams scored two runs each to see a 4-all tie and force an extra inning.
In the ninth inning, Florala held W.S. Neal scoreless and added one run in the bottom of the inning to get the win by one run.
Both teams had six hits in the nine-inning game while W.S. Neal had six errors and Florala had only one.
Haleigh Dubose was the pitcher of record for the Lady Eagles of East Brewton. Dubose went eight innings and allowed six hits, five runs, two earned, walked five and struck out nine.
At the plate for W.S. Neal, Dubose, KeKe Floyd, Christina Robinson and Tiffany Sawyer all had one hit each while Tori Wyatt had two.
Dubose and Floyd both had a triple each while Wyatt and Sawyer had a double each. Dubose had two RBIs in the loss while Robinson had one.
With the loss W.S. Neal’s overall record fell to 15-12 this season.