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North Greene Stays Alive With 1-0 Win Over Cloudland

North Greene Stays Alive With 1-0 Win Over Cloudland
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May 12, 2022

The North Greene softball team kept its season going on Wednesday night with a 1-0 win over Cloudland in the District 1-1A Tournament.

The Lady Huskies advance to the championship where they will have to beat Unaka twice to claim the district title.

North Greene fell to Unaka 2-1 on Tuesday.

Cambell Gaby turned in another stellar performance in the circle on Wednesday. In seven innings she struck out 10, walked two and allowed just five hits.

The game-deciding run came across in the sixth inning. Zoe Sanders led off the side with a line drive to center field and went to second when the Lady Highlanders misplayed the ball in the outfield.

Kessie Antonelli moved her to third on a groundout and Sanders scored on a sacrifice fly from Gaby.

Sanders, Anna Weems and Riley Blevins earned North Greene's three hits on Wednesday.

With the win North Greene clinches a spot in next week's Region 1-1A Tournament.

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