Pre-District game held at Canton. Salem wins coin toss for home team. Win your season continues, lose, you go home. Winning team advances to Districts on Sunday at John Glenn @ 11:00 AM vs Plymouth. The winner of that game will face John Glenn or Wayne Memorial for the District championship and that winner wins districts and advances to Regionals.
Maddy Rosiewicz pitched another phenomenal game. Maddy struck out 5 and walked 2, allowing 8 hits and pitched the entire game! Salem faught back after being down 3-4 in the 5th. In the bottom of the 6th inning with the Chiefs up 6-3 the rocks ignited again Scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the 6th to tie the game 6-6. Into the 7th we go, with both teams scoreless. Bottom of the 8th…hard hit by Dechalk for 1 out. Next up Morgan Overaitis hits a single. Overaitus advances to second on a passed ball. Jordan Hazel walks. Runners now on first and second with 1 out. Grace Hokett drills a shot to the outfield and Overaitis scores from second the winning run! Rocks Win in 8!
Hitters for Salem: Maddy Rosiewicz doubled & singled. Two singles by: Morgan Overaitis, Grace Hokett & Rae Campbell. Morgan Reno Doubled. Singles by Hailey Dechalk, Jordan Hazel & Ally Aiken’s.
What a great competitive, exciting game & Great rivalry! What a good win!