Jenna Collins went 5-for-5 with a go-ahead 2-run homer in the 7th as the #17 seed Leopards upset the host #13 seed Tigers 12-9 in the DI Austintown Sectional Finals. Matti Benson also hit her team record 12th homer & Shelby Mayle smashed 3 doubles as Louisville pounded out 20 hits.
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Matti Benson went 3-for-4 and hit her record-tying 11th home run of the season as the Lady Leopards defeated the visiting Lions 13-6. Brooke Haren also drove in 3 runs and Stevie Barrett had 2 RBIs as Louisville improved to 10-12.
Emily Cantley had 3 hits including a walk-off single as the Leopards downed the Wildcats 11-1. Leandra Givens and Peyton McKeever also homered for Louisville who improves to 20-6.
Morgan Harris pitched a complete game and struck out 7 to lead the Lady Leopards past the Polar Bears 3-1 in the Sectional Semifinals. Leandra Givens also went 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles.
Kaycee Ollis and Grace Jackson both hit homers in the top of the eighth to push the Leopards past the Golden Eagles 10-7. Emily Cantley also hit a game-tying home run in the 6th and Aliyah English homered in the 3rd.
Emily Cantley batted 2-for-3 with a 2-run homer and Teagan Rice finished 3-for-4 to lead Louisville to an 11-1 road win at Alliance. The Lady Leopards are now 16-6 on the season.
Sarah Cantley set a team record with 15 strikeouts in the circle and Aliyah English hit a Grand Slam as the Leopards defeated the Lions on the road 6-5 in extra innings.
Grace Jackson homered twice and Peyton McKeever also hit a 2-run homer as the Leopards routed the Blue Streaks 9-2. The second dinger was Jackson’s 30th career home run.
Morgan Harris pitched a complete game to earn the victory in the circle and Leandra Givens had 2 of the Leopards 5 hits during their 4-1 victory over the Warriors.
Emily Cantley & Aliyah English each batted 2-for-3 to lead the Lady Leopards to a 4-1 win over the 9th ranked Cardinals. Kirsten Wharmby also earned the victory with a complete game in the circle.