Illinois High School Softball - Auburn holds off RivertonMay 7, 2019: Riverton, IL 62561
Auburn Trojans (Auburn, IL) fans exited the stadium thrilled Tuesday as they saw their softball squad nip the host Riverton Hawks (Riverton, IL), 5-3 in a league challenge.
The Trojans now sport a 13-13 record. They take the field next when they host Lincolnwood for a non-league challenge on Thursday, May 9. Auburn will face a Lancers squad coming off a 14-4 league loss to Pawnee (Pawnee, IL). The Lancers record now stands at 8-16.
With the loss, Riverton falls to 9-8 on the campaign. The Hawks travel to Argenta-Oreana (Argenta, IL) to face the Bombers in a non-league challenge on Thursday, May 9. The Bombers enter the challenge with a record of 12-11. Argenta-Oreana lost 5-4 in their recent non-league challenge against Heyworth (Heyworth, IL)