Thursday, May 4, 2017
Gaithersburg Sr High School
Gaithersburg Varsity softball beat Whitman 5-4. Marlena Longus hit a triple and a single and scored a run, Mel Firestone hit a double and a single, scored 2 runs and an RBI. Sam Bartell went 2 for 4 with 2 RBIs. A single hit to left field was fielded by Ivana Samuels who threw it in to Marlena. Marlena saw the runner headed home and threw a bullet in to Billie who ran at the runner and then tossed the ball to Jess to tag her out keeping the tying run from scoring.
With this win, the varsity bettered its last year’s record by a game.