G-R League romps in senior softball contest

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 8 June 2022 at 10:22 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Lyndonville’s Gracie Johnson slides into third base as Warsaw’s Leah O’Geen awaits the throw. The action came during the Genesee Region League’s win over the Livingston County League in the senior game at GCC this afternoon.

Erupting for seven runs in the first inning the Genesee Region League went on to defeat the Livingston County League 14-6 in the senior softball game at Genesee Community College this afternoon.

Ella Lewis (Lyndonville) and Sophi Johnston (Notre Dame) both had RBI triples, Gracie Johnson (Lyndonville) two doubles, Dakota Brinkman (Elba) an RBI double and Allie Schwerthoffer (Pembroke) an RBI single during the decisive first inning uprising.

Johnson also had a two-run double in the third inning which upped the G-R lead to 10-2.

Lewis was named the G-R’s MVP and Brinkman received the Coaches Award.

Kendall’s Grace Robinson is safe at second base ahead of a tag attempt by Warsaw’s Leah O’Geen.