The Marceline Lady Tigers welcomed the Macon Tigerettes to Lion’s Field Monday night as a part of the Senior Night festivities. Despite falling behind early, the Class Two Lady Tigers downed the Class Three Tigerettes to close their home schedule with a win.
Macon took a lead after one inning, but Marceline rallied to come back and tie the game in the bottom of the second. In the fourth and fifth innings, the Lady Tigers added five more runs to pad their lead.
Macon rallied in the top of the seventh, scoring three, but the Lady Tigers held on for a big senior night win by a final score of 8-6.
Molly Shoop went 3-4 with two RBI’s. Heather Majors walked. Sydnee Brooks went 1-3 with a walk. Morgan McCormick went 2-3 with a stolen base and two RBI’s. Katie Cupp was involved in two Fielder’s Choices. Kate Peiffer had two walks. Claire Dorrell went 1-3 and was hit by a pitch. Jacee Brooks walked and had an RBI. Ashley Wheeler went 1-1. Abbie Peiffer had a sacrifice.
McCormick pitched seven innings, allowed six runs (two earned), four hits, walked five and struck out three.