LYONS TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL
McGovern with the Web Gems
Astros stole the lead late in the game in a 4-3 victory over Lyons township on Saturday. The game was tied at three with Shepard batting in the top of the sixth when an error scored one run for Astros .
Shepard Astros earned the victory despite allowing Lyons township to score three runs in the fourth inning.
A big 5th inning gets things going when Ellie McGovern ties it up in the 5th on a pass ball! And a hard hit ground ball by Kelly Greene forces a defensive error in the 6th scoring Judi Levine.
Taylor Becker was in the pitcher's circle for Shepard Astros . She surrendered three runs on seven hits over six and two-thirds innings, striking out four and walking zero.
Jenna Samad, Aleman, and Abby Horton each collected one hit to lead Shepard Astros . Shepard Astros didn't commit a single error in the field. Becca Harkala had five chances in the field, the most on the team.