In a game that they were expected to win, the Dragons did just that. They were the home team and ended the game with no outs in the bottom of the 5th inning by the run rule on a walk off hit by Ella Sinclair. Next up for the Dragons will be Kearsley at 11:30am Saturday at Flushing High School. The winner of that game will play the winner of the Flushing/Saginaw Heritage game played earlier that day for the District Championship.
On May 2nd in League play the Dragons lost 2 close games to Kearsley (5-3 and 1-0). They played the games without their leading hitter, Kylee Pierce. There were also key errors that led to several unearned runs in both games. The losses put them at 5-13 on the season, before skidding to 5-18 after the Clarkston tournament. Since then, they have won 14 of their last 16 games; now with a 19-20 record.
Swartz Creek 10 Carmain-Ainsworth 0
Madisen Henry pitched another shutout allowing just one bloop hit with 9 strikeouts, which brings her total on the year to 290. Ella Sinclair racked up 4 hits including a double, 2 RBIs and scored twice. Natalie Oldrham had 2 hits including a triple and scored twice. Madison Majestic had 2 hits, an RBI and scored 3 runs. Sam Lyons had a double, RBI and scored twice. Jess Verran had a double, RBI and scored. Olivia Snider had a hit and an RBI. Allsion Dusseau had an RBI sac fly.