Lone Pine Softball Walks Off vs. Desert Christian
Lone Pine softball entered the bottom of the 7th Thursday down 11-9, but pulled off a two-out rally winning 12-11. With the first two eagles retired in the 7th, Lone Pine’s Juliann Jones singled to keep the inning alive. Kayla Noland followed with a sharp single putting two runners on. Jessianne Joiner kept the rally alive with a RBI double, pulling the golden eagles within a run. Lacie Jones doubled in the tying and go-ahead runs securing the Lone Pine win.
Desert Christian 11
Lone Pine 12
Julieann Jones 3/5 with a double.
Kayla Noland 4/4 with a double.
Jessianne Joiner 2/3 with a double and 1 rbi.
Lacie Jones 4/5 with 2 doubles and 2 rbi.
Emma Howe 1/3 with a double.
Taylor Corona 2/4 with a double and a triple.
Shandy Ratchford 1/3.
Coach Liz Jones notes that Lone Pine pounded out 17 hits total.
Pitching- Lacie Jones pitched for 9 k’s, 11 hits, and 2 walks.
Desert Christian 9
Lone Pine 0
Coach Mike Button, ” Errors still plaguing our defense. Ryan Capello pitched 5 innings. Allowing 4 runs and Garrett Sullivan pitched last three innings giving up 5 runs. I believe we have a great team once we get over these silly errors we will be right in every game. We are beating ourselves.”