Lady Indians fall to Manila on walk-off hit

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Marked Tree scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to tie the game at 6 only to see Manila get a walk off single in the bottom half to take a 7-6 win over the Lady Indians this past Monday in Marked Tree. Manila was the home team due to a location change because of the weather.

Marked Tree's Taylor Hannah prepares to throw to first base for the out during the Lady Indians' game with Manila this past Monday at Marked Tree. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

The Lady Indians got on the board first with a run in the top of the first inning. Ally Byers led off with a walk before Tiana Morris popped out. Harley Daniels' fielder's choice grounder forced Byers out at second. Cam Willoughby singled before her and courtesy runner Naysha Moore moved up on a wild pitch. Moore scored a little later on another wild pitch before Bailey Dunn was hit by a pitch. Taylor Hannah struck out for out three with Marked Tree up 1-0. Madison Bibbs went down looking to start off the bottom of the first for Manila as Taylor Hampton was hit by a pitch. Ashley Rothwell's fielder's choice grounder forced Hampton at second base before Tessa Pannells reached on an error that scored Rothwell making it 1-1. Hannah Teague followed with a single that plated Tessa Pannells to give the Lady Lions a 2-1 lead. Jill Helton lined out to end the inning.

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