Virginia High School Softball - Rural Retreat nudges GalaxMay 10, 2019: Rural Retreat, VA 24368
Rural Retreat Indians (Rural Retreat, VA) backers exited the stadium thrilled Friday as they saw their softball squad nip the visiting Galax Maroon Tide (Galax, VA), 4-3 in a league challenge.
The Indians now own a 9-10 record. They take the field next when they host Wythe for a Mountain Empire challenge on Monday, May 13. Rural Retreat will face a Maroons squad coming off a 7-0 league loss to Fort Chiswell (Max Meadows, VA). The Maroons record now stands at 6-10.
With the loss, Galax falls to 2-14 on the campaign. The Maroon tide host Auburn (Riner, VA) to face the Eagles in a Mountain Empire challenge on Tuesday, May 14. The Eagles enter the challenge with a record of 16-3. Auburn won 12-0 in their recent league challenge against Grayson County (Independence, VA)