The White Co. Lady Warriors were defeated by the Lumpkin Co. Lady Indians 6-3 in Cleveland on Wednesday night. Down 3-2 in the bottom of the 7th inning, #2 Rachel Carter drove a run in to tie the game at three and force extra innings.
#33 Lauren English started the game off with a solo home run in the first inning to give Lumpkin Co. the 1-0 lead. White Co. responded by scoring two runs in the bottom of the second inning on an error by the Lady Indians. With runners in scoring position, Anna Johnson drove in two runs in the top of the 7th inning to give Lumpkin Co. the lead. However, the Lady Warriors scored in the bottom of the 7th on a sacrifice by Rachel Carter. In the top of the 9th, Johnson hit a solo home run to give Lumpkin Co. the lead. They scored two more runs in the inning to win the game 6-3.
The Lady Warriors’ next game will be Monday as they host Gilmer high school at 6 p.m.