St. Marys scores five unanswered runs, keeps season alive with 7-4 win over Greenbrier West

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va.Highlights from St. Marys’ 7-4 win over Greenbrier West in a Class A elimination game. The Blue Devils will face Petersburg in another elimination game Thursday at 9:45 a.m.

 

St. Marys (29-5) scored the first two and the final five runs to extend their season. The Blue Devils took a 2-0 lead in the first inning when Zoe Winland and Cali Masters scored on a throwing error.

Greenbrier West (23-4) answered with three runs in the second inning to take their first lead of the game. RBIs from Michaela Alley, Julia Herndon and Hannah Sweet gave the Cavaliers a 3-2 lead. They added another run in the third inning, courtesy of an RBI single from Brooklyn Adkins.

However, St. Marys scored two runs in the third, one in the fifth and two more in the sixth to take a lead they would not relinquish. Ava Childers had a two-run double in the third and Cali Masters added a two-run single in the sixth.

Masters struck out six batters in two innings of relief for St. Marys.





More Sports

Sports
Pressure proves no problem for Monarchs: John Marshall overcomes Cabell Midland to win Class AAA
The Monarchs failed to close out the Knights in their first game Thursday, before Kadence Pettit and Ava Blake helped spark a 6-2 win that gives John Marshall its third championship and first since 2012.
May 25, 2023 - 11:00 pm
Sports
Wahama completes successful Class A state title defense (again) with 3-1 win over St. Marys
The White Falcons allowed just two runs in three state tournament games.
May 25, 2023 - 6:40 pm
Sports
WVU bounced from Big 12 Conference Tournament with 3-2 loss to Oklahoma State
West Virginia awaits their NCAA Tournament fate. The field of 64 teams will be announced on Monday.
May 25, 2023 - 6:01 pm
Sports
Winfield ends Herbert Hoover's five-year reign atop Class AA, 3-0
Maci Boggess tossed a shutout and hit a two-run home run to propel the Generals to their first state softball title.
May 25, 2023 - 5:17 pm