AKRON, Ohio (WKBN) – Howland edged Marlington, 8-7, from Firestone Stadium on Saturday morning.
Emily Darlington, Marissa Jerina, Marissa Miller and Bailee Beasom all had three hits apiece.
Darlington belted a home run, and Miller finished her morning with a pair of doubles.
Madison Osborne allowed seven hits while pitching the Lady Tigers to the victory. Marissa Miller closed the game out from the center circle to strike out two Dukes to earn the save.
Howland returns to action on Tuesday when they play Fitch.
Marlington will visit Carrollton on Tuesday at 5:30 pm.