The Saltillo Lady Lions’ softball team lost to Bloomburg, 20-13 in a bi-district playoff game Thursday night.
Both teams scored two runs in the first inning. The Lady Lions took a 3-2 lead with a run in the top of the second. Bloomburg scored four runs in the third inning to take their first lead at 6-3 after three innings.
There was a lot of scoring in the fifth inning. The Lady Lions scored eight runs and Blopomburg came back with three runs and the Lady Lions were back in the lead after five innings, 11-9. Bloomburg surged back into the lead with a big eight run bottom of the sixth and they led, 17-11. Saltillo added two runs in the seventh and Bloomburg countered with three to make th final score, 20-13.
Lady Lion Melissa Groenewold hit a triple and was intentionally walked four times. Melissa Tawil had two doubles and a single. Kasey Sanders hit a double and a single. Christie Gurley had a double. Tori Mobley, Rainie English and Madison Simmons all had two singles. Jordan Sustaire hit a single.