Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Lebanon High School
New Palestine Captures Lead Early To Defeat Tigers
The Tigers fell behind early and couldn’t come back in an 8-1 loss to New Palestine on Tuesday in the IHSAA Regional Game. New Palestine captured the lead in the first inning on an error and a fielder’s choice, scoring one run, New Palestine scored four more runs in the second inning. The big inning for New Palestine came thanks to a home run, a double, and a single. Lebanonâs lone run came in the 6th inning when Payton Redman doubled, Payge Redman got an infield hit then Kenzie Jones singled to left scoring Payton Redman.
Abigail McPherson took the loss, she tossed six innings, giving up eight runs, ten hits, and walking one. Brooke Montgomery went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead the Tigers in hits.
Lebanon finished the season 21-5 winning the Sagamore Conference and were Sectional Champs.