The Leopards rallied with 4 runs in the top of the 7th, but the Warriors walked-off with 3 in the last of the 7th to win 10-9. Teagan Rice batted 2-for-4 with 4 RBIs to lead Louisville.
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The Lady Leopards saw their 42-game road winning streak in the NBC snapped by the host Warriors 2-1 in extra innings. The victory was West Branch’s first over Louisville since 2004.
Abby Beaver scored a game-high 19 points and hit two game-clinching free throws with 6.9 seconds left to lead the Leopards past the Warriors 48-43. Grace Jackson also scored 10 points for the 12-1 Lady Leps.
The Leopards trailed 38-16 at the half, but rallied to defeat the Warriors 55-52 for their first win at West Branch since 2010. Emily Hollifled and Sarah Lairson scored 12 points each.