CLAYTON – Northmont scored six unanswered runs to defeat the Versailles softball team 6-3 on Thursday.
Versailles scored the game’s first three runs in the top half of the first inning. Northmont cut its deficit to 3-1 in the bottom of the first then took the lead with five runs in the fifth inning.
Versailles had six hits and two errors while Northmont had eight hits and one error.
Makenzie Knore was 2-for-3 with a double, a run and a RBI. Caitlin McEldowney was 2-for-3 with a double, a walk and a run. Lauren Monnin was 1-for-2 with a double, a walk, a RBI and a run. Cori Lawrence went 1-for-2 with a walk and a RBI.
Lawrence pitched four innings and gave up one unearned run on two hits, two walks and two strikeouts. Hannah Barga pitched two innings and gave up five earned runs on six hits and two walks.
Versailles fell to 10-9 with the loss.