Broadalbin-Perth edges Gloversville, 14-13
GLOVERSVILLE — After dropping its season opener to Fonda-Fultonville on Tuesday, the Broadalbin-Perth softball team looked to bounce back in its Foothills Council opener at Gloversville on Wednesday.
The Lady Patriots did just that, outlasting the Huskies, 14-13, in eight innings.
B-P scored the game-winning run on a Gloversville error in the top of eighth inning.
Kiaira Tomlinson was 3-for-4 with a double, home run, three RBIs and four runs scored to power B-P. Tomlinson belted two home runs in the Lady Patriots’ 11-9 loss to Fonda-Fultonville on Tuesday.
Kayde Smith was 3-for-4 with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored for Broadalbin-Perth (1-1 overall, 1-0 Foothills), while Kelsey Hinterliter was 3-for-5 with two RBIs and two runs scored. Samantha Westfall added a triple for the Lady Patriots.
Hinterliter also pitched 6 2/3 innings for B-P, striking out seven, walking none, and allowing eight runs and 12 hits.
Shaelyn Kanches earned the win for the Lady Patriots, allowing one hit and five runs in 1 1/3 innings. Kanches also struck out two and walked four.
Celia Meher was 4-for-4 for Gloversville with a double, two RBIs and four runs scored, while Miranda Brown was 4-for-5 with a double, two RBIs and three runs scored. Jordan DeMagistris finished 3-for-4 with two doubles, two stolen bases and two RBIs for the Huskies, while Maddy Avery was 2-for-5 with two runs scored and two stolen bases.
Gretta Atty took the loss in the circle for Gloversville. Atty allowed 14 runs — eight earned, struck out 10, walked three and allowed 13 hits.
Gloversville (0-1 overall, 0-1 Foothills) is scheduled to travel to Scotia-Glenville on Friday for a 4:30 p.m. contest.
Broadalbin-Perth is slated to host Queensbury on Friday at 4:30 p.m.
Broadalbin-Perth 14, Gloversville 13, 8 innings
Broadalbin-Perth 042 022 31 — 14 13 8
Gloversville 111 215 20 — 13 15 7
Hinderliter, Kanches (7) and Bazan; Atty and Brown.