Conference play began on Tuesday night, April 19th at Heritage in a bout between the Lady Patriots and the South Adams Lady Starfires. The Lady Patriots held off the Starfires and came out on top with a final score of 8-7. Leading the Lady Patriots in this game was Emma Fifer who went 2-4 and also drove in a run and Katie Buuck went 1-3 driving in two runs.
The girls went to Bellmont on Wednesday to take on the Squaws. The Lady Patriots really got their bats going during this game, winning by a final score of 12-6. The statistical leaders for the Lady Pats were Sidnie Bienz who went 3-3 with two walks with four stolen bases and also drove in a run and Katie Buuck went 3-5 with 3 RBIs.
Over the weekend of April 23rd, the girls played in the Concordia Invitational. They lost a tough game to start the tournament against the host team Concordia, losing by a score of 15-3. The Lady Patriots bounced back from this loss with an impressive 11-3 victory against Central Noble.
The Lady Patriots resume conference play tomorrow, April 26th, against the South Adams Starfires at South Adams High School.