Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Midlothian High School
Cosby Titans Holds Off Midlothian For Victory
Despite seeing its six-run lead whittled down by the end, Cosby Titans still held off Midlothian for an 8-6 victory on Wednesday. Midlothian scored four runs in the failed comeback on a double by Young in the fifth, a by Morrison in the fifth, a wild pitch in the fifth, and a double by Richel in the sixth.
Cosby Titans grabbed an early lead. Cosby Titans scored on a single by Sophie Tully in the first inning and a single by Valerie Johnson in the second inning.
Cosby Titans took an early lead in the first inning. Tully singled on the first pitch of the at bat in the first inning, scoring one run.
Cosby Titans scored four runs in the fourth inning. Cosby Titans scored on a single by Johnson, a walk by Lauren Bender, and a single by Jillian O’Shea.
Midlothian scored three runs in the fifth inning. Midlothian’s big inning was driven by a double by Young and a wild pitch.
Kailee Gregg earned the win for Cosby Titans . She threw seven innings, allowing six runs, 12 hits, and striking out two. White took the loss for Midlothian. She pitched three innings, surrendering six runs, six hits, striking out one, and walking one.
Cosby Titans had 12 hits in the game. Johnson, Tully, Alyson Sisson, and Jenise Kline each collected multiple hits for Cosby Titans . Johnson led Cosby Titans with three hits in four at bats.
Midlothian collected 12 hits. Gilbert, Morrison, Long, and Young each collected multiple hits for Midlothian. Gilbert went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Midlothian in hits.
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