Lady Pirates edged by Pomeroy
That was their final game before Spring Break.
Prairie scored 6 runs in the top of the first inning and held the lead until the bottom of the sixth.
Prairie added single runs in the third, sixth and seventh.
Pomeroy scored 2 in the bottom of the first, 1 in the third, 2 in the fourth and 1 in the fifth to cut the lead to 7-6.
Prairie took advantage of walks and 9 Pomeroy errors to score their runs as their only hit of the game was a triple by Laney Forsmann.
Mackenzie Key pitched all 6 innings for Prairie allowing 10 hits and 11 runs.
Prairie is now 1-2 on the season.
Prairie 6 0 1 0 0 1 1— 9 1 3
Pomeroy 2 0 1 2 1 5 x—11 10 9
Tara Schlader slides into home with a run at Pomeroy.
Mackenzie Key is about to let fly with a pitch at Pomeroy.
Josie Remacle lets an inside pitch go by at Pomeroy.
Assistant coach Steve Wilson hits the ball as the Lady Pirates take infield prior to their game at Pomeroy.
All photos courtesy of Andrew Ottoson of the Idaho County Free Press.
PIRATES SOFTBALL SCHEDULE FOR 2022
MARCH23-C.V., there, 4:30 p.m., lost 3-4
28-vs. Gar-Pal at Lewiston Quad Park, 4 p.m., won 12-11
31-at Pomeroy, 4 p.m., lost 9-11
APRIL12-Nezperce, here, 4:30 p.m.
16-Troy, here (2 league) 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
18-Genesee, here (2 league), 3:30 & 5 p.m.
19-Nezperce, there, 4:30 p.m.
21-C.V., here, 4:30 p.m.
22-Kendrick, there (2 league) 4 & 5:30 p.m.
27-Pomeroy, here, V-JV, 4 & 6 p.m.
28-Orofino, there, V-JV, 4:30 & 6:30 p.m.
30-Potlatch, here (2 league), 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
MAY2-Grangeville, there, V-JV, 4 & 6 p.m.
5-Grangeville, here, V-JV, 4 & 6 p.m.
6-Lapwai, here, (2 league) 4 p.m.
10-District Play-In at Higher Seed, 4:30 p.m.
12-District at Genesee, 3 & 5 p.m.
20-21-State at Moscow
Changes from last week's schedule shown in italics