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Girls Junior Varsity Softball, Girls Varsity Softball · Thomas S Wootton High School Varsity Softball falls to Clarksburg High School 9-5


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

5:15 PM

Thomas S Wootton High School
AWAY
5

Clarksburg High School
HOME
9

Game Recap

Wootton watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 9-5 loss to Clarksburg on Tuesday. Wootton took an early lead in the top of the first, scoring first blood on a triple by Molly Brown. Clarksburg tied it up in the bottom of the first, and then took the lead for good with three runs in the second inning.
Wootton’s bats showed signs of life in the fifth inning with scores driven in by a pair of singles from Shannon Roberts and Estelle Casper, but it was too little too late.
Sydney Bencal earned the win for Clarksburg, pitching seven innings, allowing five runs, seven hits, striking out ten, and walking one. Meredith White took the loss for the Patriots, throwing six innings, allowing nine runs, five hits, and striking out eight.
Wootton had seven hits in the game,

Box Scores

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Thomas S Wootton
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Clarksburg
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