By KEVIN HARRIS
JEFFERSONVILLE – Jeffersonville rallied from a 4-2 deficit to defeat Greater Clark rival Charlestown on Senior Night on Monday 8-6.
After falling behind by two runs through three innings, the Red Devils (10-12) scored three runs each in the fifth and sixth to take an 8-4 lead. The Pirates (6-11) scored a pair of runs in the top of the seventh.
Jeff senior Juliette Schuur and Red Devil junior Lindsey Nelson each went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBIs. One of Schuur’s hits was a double.
Jeff sophomore pitcher Lizzy Coons got the win in the circle. She pitched 4 1/3 innings, allowing two runs (none earned) on one hit. Coons struck out two and walked one.
Charlestown senior pitcher Kendall Cline was 3-for-4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI. Fellow Pirate senior Taylor Glover went 2-for-3 with two runs scored.
Cline was the losing pitcher. She yielded eight runs (one earned) on seven hits in six innings. Cline had three strikeouts and one walk.
JEFFERSONVILLE 8, CHARLESTOWN 6
Charlestown 103 000 2-6 8 7
Jeff 110 033 x-8 7 2
W – Lizzy Coons (3-4). L – Kendall Cline (6-10). 2B – Juliette Schuur (J), Cline (C).
Records – Jeff 10-12, Charlestown 6-11.