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Late Lady Tigers rally nips Hornets

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 22 April 2016 at 12:00 am

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Lyndonville’s Lisa Boyce is tagged out at third base by Oakfield-Alabama’s Lauren Redding. The action took place during the Lady Tigers win over the visiting Lady Hornets this afternoon.

Putting together a clutch last inning rally, Lyndonville nipped visiting Oakfield-Alabama 4-3 this afternoon to remain unbeaten at 5-0 in Genesee Region League softball action.

Trailing 3-2, Lyndonville rallied for two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning on an error and an RBI single by Miranda Lembcke to claim the narrow win in the game which was dedicated to young Ella Suhr who is battling cancer. A one out double by Aubrey Lewis sparked the rally.

Oakfield-Alabama had grabbed the lead by scoring once in the top of the seventh on a double by Justine Pruski.

Lyndonville’s other runs came in the fourth inning on a two-run single by Lisa Boyce. Two walks and a single by Lembcke set up that opportunity.

The Lady Tigers next host Wheatland-Chili in a G-R game at 10 a.m. Saturday.