MOULTON — The Moulton-Udell Lady Eagles picked up their fifth win of the year on Tuesday, beating the Seymour Warriorettes 6-5 after claiming two runs in the bottom of the seventh.
Seymour earned an early 4-0 lead after three innings of play. Moulton would shorten the gap with a three-run fifth inning. They tied the game up in the sixth with another run, making the score 4-4.
Seymour regained the lead in the top of the seventh inning with a run, making the score 5-4.
Moulton would pick up two-runs in the bottom of the seventh for the 6-5 victory.
“This was a game where we just battled and gave ourself a chance to win,” Moulton-Udell head coach Jason Ogden said. “The kids did a great job battling all night. I thought we ran the bases very well tonight and we were able to make things happen and do the little things to help us win.”
Moulton-Udell (14-8, 3-6 in BGC) is off until Monday when they’ll play in Lamoni in the first round of regionals.
Moulton-Udell 6, Seymour 5
SEY 211 000 1 — 5 7
M-U 000 031 2 — 6 6
Moulton-Udell battery — Katie Selvy [W] (7IP, 7H, 5R, 2ER, 4BB, 2K).
Hits — Maddie Newland 1-4, Sydney Gibson 1-4, Addison Westercamp 1-3, Hannah Fowler 2-3, Katie Selvy 1-3. 2B — Westercamp. RBI — Newland, Gibson, Katlynn Leer. RBI — Newland, Gibson, Leer. Runs — Newland, Westercamp, Selvy, Riley Duke, Jessie Simons, Leer. SB — Newland, Fowler.