E-SWC eliminates Adrian Area

The softball season came to an end for the Adrian Area Dragons during the quarterfinal round of the Section 3A Tournament May 19 in Edgerton.

After rallying to pull out a 3-2 win over Red Rock Central-Westbrook-Walnut Grove during an opening round game in Ellsworth May 15, the eighth-seeded Dragons squared off against No. 1 Edgerton-Southwest Christian in the quarterfinals.

The Flying Dutchmen dominated the contest by registering a 14-0 victory in four and one-half innings of play.

AA ends the season with a 4-17 record.

E-SWC, which produced 21 hits in the contest, put together four-run rallies in the first and third innings and scored five runs in the second to open a 13-0 cushion.

The Flying Dutchmen capped the scoring by scoring once in the fourth.

AA’s Alicia Lunt came through with her team’s lone hit when she singled in the second inning.

Devin Dreesen pitched the first two and one-third innings for the Dragons and took the loss.

Jodi Bents tossed the final inning and two-thirds.

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