Effingham dropped the first game 5-3. Effingham got a 3-0 lead in the bottom of the 2nd. Mt. Zion came back and tied it with 2 in the 5th and 1 in the 6th. Mt. Zion took a two run lead in the 8th inning to hold on for the win. Effingham was led on offense by Carysn Fearday who had 2 RBI’s, including a home run. Morgan was the winning pitcher while Armstrong took the loss.
Game two of the doubleheader wasn’t as kind to Effingham as they lost 16-2 in 5 innings. Effingham got the offense started getting a 2-0 lead in the first. Mt. Zion came back with five in the 2nd, one in the 3rd, and ten in the 4th. Kennedy had a home run and 4 RBI’s for Mt. Zion. Mt. Zion also got 3 RBI’s from Davis. Tomasso was the winning pitcher and Collier got the loss.