Softball: Northern Lebanon beats Donegal

Softball May 5th:

In the battle for first place in Section 3 softball between Donegal and Northern Lebanon, the Indians could not overcome a 4-run first inning by the Vikings.

The Vikings won the game 15-8 to take sole possession of first place.

Both teams had 14 hits.

The Vikings (10-2 league, 10-2 overall) pounded Indians starter Cara Biesecker for 14 hits and 12 earned runs over five-plus innings.

The Indians (11-2, 11-3) totaled 14 hits themselves and drew to within a run, at 7-6, after falling behind 4-1 early. But they could not contain the assault of a pillaging Vikings lineup.

With the win, the Vikings swept the season series.

Section 3 Standings: