By Nikki Jackson
The Warriors fought back and tied the game in the seventh inning but the Lynnwood Royals still came out on top, beating E-W 7-5 Monday evening.
With Brooklynn Bailey and Taylor Jones standing on first and second base, Ari Girouard hit a double out to left field and both girls scored to tie the contest 5-5. But Lynnwood was able to score two more runs in extra innings and although the Warriors had runners on base, they couldn’t get them home and the Royals won 7-5.
Bailey went 3 for 5 with an RBI and added another home run to her stats. Girouard went 2-for-4, with both hits being doubles. Moni Jackson went 3 for 5 with one RBI and pitched a complete eight innings.
Lynnwood’s Gott sisters helped their team to the victory as Jessica Gott went 3-for-5, scoring two runs and two RBI. Sister Erica went 3-for-5, scoring two runs and one RBI. Jessica Gott also pitched a complete eight innings.
The Warriors play again on Wednesday at Kamiak at 4 p.m.
WP/WC-Jessica Gott, Erica Gott
LP/LC- Moni Jackson, Cassady Orstad/Taylor Jones(6)
2B- Kailey Whitmore (EW), Ari Girouard -2 (EW), Erica Gott (L)
HR- Brooklynn Bailey (EW)
Records: Edmonds-Woodway– 3-8 league, 5-11 overall. Lynnwood–3-8 league, 5-11 overall