WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Champion held off LaBrae’s 7th inning rally to post a 5-4 win. Sophie Howell tossed all 7 innings, striking out 11, allowing 6 hits and 2 walks. Emma Gumont homered (5th) and drove in 3 runs (24). Abbi Grace and Abby White each doubled. Gabriella Hollenbaug closed her day with 2 hits.
The Lady Vikings featured six batters with a base hit – Tianna Drake, Marissa Roberts (Double), Natalie Sisler, Arianna Geordan, Kaitlin Gibson, and Corrina Morrow (Double). Morrow had a pair of RBIs. LaBrae will host Mathews on Tuesday at 5 pm.
Since April 1, the Golden Flashes have won 14 of their last 15 games. Champion (16-2) will visit Crestview tomorrow.