Florida High School Softball - Fivay tipped by PascoMarch 16, 2012: Hudson, FL 34669
In Friday's league outing, the visiting Pasco Pirates softball team scored a close 4-2 win over the Fivay Falcons.
In their next game, the Pirates play the Anclote Sharks (Holiday, FL) in a 5A District 8 contest, on Tuesday, March 20. Pasco will attempt to move on its 11-1 season record. The Sharks come into the contest with a 1-12 record after their 12-2 non-league loss to Zephyrhills (Zephyrhills, FL).
In their next game, the Falcons play the Ridgewood Rams (New Port Richey, FL) in a 5A District 8 contest, on Tuesday, March 20. Fivay will attempt to move on its 10-4 season record.
It took extra time for Pasco to win 4-2 in 9 innings. Fivay scored two runs in the first to take a 2-0 lead. An unfortunate error with the bases loaded and two outs allowed Pasco to tie the game 2-2 in the third. The game stayed tied 2-2 until the 9th when two more Falcon errors contributed to two more Pirate runs and the final score. The team loaded the bases with one out in the 9th but was unable to come up with a big hit to tie the game. Sara Hogan had two hits, Jill and Jenna McElderry added doubles. Jill threw a great game giving up 7 hits while striking out 11 and walking 2.