Lady Rams edge past Lady Lancers

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 11 April 2017 at 8:24 pm

Roy-Hart pushed across a run in the seventh inning to nip host Elba 3-2 this afternoon in a non league softball game.

Emily Metz tripled and came home on a sacrifice fly by Kayla Brown to snap a 2-2 tie and earn the Lady Rams the victory.

Roy-Hart’s other two runs came in the third inning on RBI singles by Brown and Jamie Bower.

Elba rallied to knot the contest by scoring once in the fourth on a single by Kallie Totten and once in the sixth on an error.

Maddie Fry finished with 3 hits and Brown 2 for the Lady Rams.

Samantha Choate pitched the first five innings for Roy-Hart allowing 2 hits and striking out 7. Lexi Lovewell hurled the final two frames striking out 2.

Elba pitcher Carli Bogue gave up 8 hits and struck out 10.