Cotterman powers Lakers past Arcanum 7-3

Clinging to a one-run lead in the late stages of Monday’s tournament game against Arcanum, Indian Lake’s Libby Cotterman belted a three-run home run in the sixth inning to help the Laker faithful relax a little.

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Indian Lake’s Libby Cotterman rounds the bases after belting a three-run home run in the sixth inning of Monday’s Division III sectional tournament win over Arcanum at Nothmont High School. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MATT HAMMOND)


With two outs in the top of the sixth, Cotterman drilled her homer to increase the score from 4-3 to 7-3.

Arcanum would not answer, allowing the Lakers to come away with the victory and a spot in the Division III district championship game.

“Libby has been really hot for us,” said Indian Lake head coach Skip Oliver. “She hit a grand slam in our last game. That was a huge hit for us.”

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