Ben Logan brushes away Hillclimbers

Benjamin Logan’s softball team pulled away late from visiting Urbana to grab a 10-4 win Wednesday in Central Buckeye Conference Mad River division action.


Benjamin Logan’s Kenzie Heater prepares to make a catch in left field during a game Wednesday against Urbana at Ben Logan High School. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT)

The Raiders are now 15-6 overall and 7-5 in the CBC Mad River division. The Hillclimbers fall to 3-15, 1-10.

The score was tied 2-2 after one inning. Ben Logan plated three runs in the bottom of the third inning to take a 5-2 lead.

Urbana drove in a run in the top of the fifth inning to trail 5-3, but Ben Logan answered with a five-run sixth-inning surge. That gave the Raiders a 10-3 advantage. The Hillclimbers could only earn one more run in the top of the seventh frame.

Shelby Harvey helped power the Ben Logan offense, going 4-4 with a double and five RBI. Darrian Rockhold was also strong at the plate, going 2-4 with two triples and two RBI.

Also for the Raiders, Sydney Evans went 2-4 with two RBI, Kate Campbell went 2-4 with an RBI, Taylor Coy hit a double and Taylor Quay added an RBI.

Campbell earned the win in the pitching circle.


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