Pirates edge Lapwai
In their first actual varsity home game of the season the Prairie Lady Pirates edge Lapwai 4-3 Thursday, April 22.
Prairie tallied single runs in the second third and fourth innings to take a 3-0 lead only to have Lapwai tie it up with 3 unearned runs in the fifth.
Prairie got the winning run in the bottom of the fifth without benefit of a hit when Maureen Tacke walked, stole second, stole third and scored on a fielder’s choice.
Neither team hit the ball well in the game as there were just 3 hits each. Kayla Holthaus had a double for the game’s only extra-base hit while Lacey Wargi and Meghan VanderPas had Prairie’s other two hits.
Holthaus pitched for the Pirates.
With the win Prairie improves to 6-2 in league play and 8-7 overall.
Lapwai 0 0 0 0 3 0 0—3 3 2
Prairie 0 1 1 1 1 0 x—4 3 2
Lady Pirates lose twice
The Prairie Lady Pirates traveled to Coeur d’Alene Saturday, April 24, where they faced the unbeaten Lake City junior varsity and lost twice.
The game scores were 6-2 in the opener and 3-0 in the second game. No further details were available.
With the losses Prairie is now 8-9 on the season.
April 29th Home Orofino 5:00
May 4th Home Kamiah 4:00
May 6th Home Grangeville 4:00
May 10th-14th District Tour. Orofino or Prairie TBA
May 20th –21st – 22nd State Tour. Orofino TBA
All games in Lewiston are at AIRPORT PARKS