(Sylvannia, Ohio) The Golden Eagles faced cross-town rival and #1 seed in a crucial game this afternoon and they pulled off the 2-1 upset of the Panthers to advance to the WHAC Final tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. Davenport took the lead in the bottom of the fourth inning on 3 singles and a run. Cornerstone scored two of their own in the top of the sixth inning to go up 2-1. Hailey Castillo led off with a single up the middle. Maggie Vosler followed her with a bunt single to put runners on first and second. Heidi Walburg hit a single to center field to bring home Castillo to tie the score at 1-1. Megan Oberst walked to load the bases. Ashley Niedermayer hit a ball to third base to force out Walburg at third but Vosler scored on the play to give Cornerstone a 2-1 lead. Heidi Walburg got in a little trouble in the bottom of the sixth but she got a bases loaded ground out to end the inning and maintain the lead. Cornerstone went out in order in the top of the seventh and Walburg did the same to the Panthers to secure the win and put Cornerstone into the WHAC Finals tomorrow.
Cornerstone will play the winner of the loser's bracket at 3:00 p.m.