Smithville Warriors Varsity took Tuesday’s game in dramatic fashion, with a 3-2 walk-off victory over Kearney. Smithville Warriors Varsity trailed 2-1 in the bottom of the seventh inning when Katie Robinette singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Makaela Carr struck out 16, while Miranda Michael sat down two.
Carr got the win for Smithville Warriors Varsity. Carr went seven innings, allowing two runs on one hit, striking out 16 and walking zero.
Michael took the loss for Kearney. Michael allowed seven hits and three runs over six innings, striking out two and walking zero.
Robinette went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Smithville Warriors Varsity in hits.
Elise Herllano led Kearney with one hit in two at bats.