Colfax softball walks off in extras vs. LincolnBy: Journal sports staff
Stephanie Scott hit a walk-off triple and the Lady Falcons beat Lincoln 7-6 in an extra innings Pioneer Valley League ballgame Thursday afternoon at Colfax.
Colfax (10-8, 3-2) jumped out to an early 3-0 lead but found itself down 6-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning. A three-run rally sent the game into extras.
Scott came through with the game-winner in the eighth.
“It was a nice comeback,” said coach Mimi Scott. “We’re young and we’re learning a lot.”
Top hitters on the day included Nelly Steinhoff (2 for 3) and Steffany Dunn (2 for 4 with a double).
Jenna Patterson worked the first five innings in the circle and Casey Richards closed the game out.
The Lady Falcons play at Foothill on Tuesday at 4 p.m.