The Vikings built a 5-0 lead through the first four innings and then held off a late comeback by the Gators to earn the home victory and secure the regular season sweep of Reservoir.
Bree Hoskinson got the win at pitcher, surrendering seven hits and a walk while striking out one. Erin Behel (3-4, 2 runs, double), Eliza Munns (2-4, 3 RBI, run) and Kieran Davis (2-4, 2 RBI) all led the Mt. Hebron offense.
Reservoir’s Paige Bright (1-3, double, 2 RBI) and Maddy Davis (1-3, RBI) drove in the three runs for the Gators.
Juliet Nierle (double) and Haley Simmerly each went 2-2 to lead the way for Atholton in the loss.
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Hammond (16-4) — 14, Lackey — 6
Armonie Lane (5 RBI) and Taylor Liguori (4 RBI) each had four hits to lead the way for the Golden Bears in their non-county victory to close the regular season. Kasey Smith (4.2 innings, 4 strikeouts) and Brittany Brewer (2.1 innings, 1 strikeout) split the pitching duties in the win.
Zach Snow came in in relief and got the win for the Raiders. Benji Thalheimer got the save by coming in and getting out of a two-on, no-out situation in the top of the sixth inning and then retired the side in the top of the seventh. Jack Johnson singled twice, scored a run and stole a base. Carson Collier double, singled, scored a run, drove in a run and stole a base. Zach Geesaman doubled and drove in the go-ahead run.