Jr. Wilson 1 tops Banes for ‘A’ playoff title
Erupting for seven quick runs in the first inning, Jr. Wilson 1 went on to defeat Banes 15-2 in the Medina Women’s Softball League ‘A’ Division playoff championship game this afternoon at Jr. Wilson.
A three run triple by Ashlee Salisbury highlighted the decisive first inning scoring surge which also included hits by Chasity Chinn, Kaitlyn Miller, Jodi Zacher, Connie Hornquist, Penny Roath and a sacrifice by Jessica Rosenbeck.
Salisbury and Sara Flansburg later both had RBI singles in the fourth frame and Justine Daniels added an RBI sacrifice fly.
Jr. Wilson 1 later put a lock on the win by scoring five times in the fifth frame on a two-run triple by Flansburg and RBI singles by Miller, Zacher and Salisbury.
Defensively, Jr. Wilson turned a double play in the fourth inning from Zacher to Miller to Michele Crandall.
Jr. Wilson 1 advanced to the title contest by downing Banes 12-5 this morning in the winners bracket final. Chinn had a home run and Salisbury a triple to highlight the offense.
Banes rebounded with a 13-8 win over Bent Opera House to gain a spot in the finals. Jen Masse had a triple and Lindsay Chatt and Rileigh McCabe doubles.