The Siegel softball team is tied with Oakland for first place in a tight District 7-Triple A race after edging Riverdale 3-2. The Lady Stars struck first in the bottom of the second for two runs and tacked on another in the fifth. The Lady Warriors rallied in the sixth with two runs. They had the go ahead run at the plate, but Emily Thompson hit into a double play to end the inning. Siegel pitcher Leah Newsome shut the door on Riverdale in the final frame to win the game. All of the Siegel runs were unearned as Riverdale committed two errors in the game. Siegel is now 21-6, 7-1 in the district. The Lady Warriors fall to 27-8 and 6-3 in district play.
Friday, March 17, 2017 9:29 pm