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CIAC Softball Class LL: Southington vs. NFA

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    CIAC Softball Class LL: Southington vs. NFA

    On the softball diamond, Southington and Norwich Free Academy met up for the Class LL title. (Published Saturday, June 8, 2019)

    On the softball diamond, Southington and Norwich Free Academy met up for the Class LL title.

    The lady Knights looking for their 18th championship in program history -- while the Wildcats looking for their first.

    With the game's tied at two into the bottom of the third, Alexandra Rogers puts the squeeze play into action, allowing Abby Lamson to score from third. But then, the Wildcats try to catch Rogers stretching for two, instead, it ends up with an error, bringing Rogers home and giving Southington the 4-2 lead.

    Still, they have to hold off a seventh inning rally from NFA. Wildcat’s Alexandria Burdick gets a two RBI single, and Julie Vincent made it 7-6 before freshman Sam Sullivan got back to back outs on the mound to close the game for Southington. The Lady Knights winning their 18th state title, 7-6 over NFA.

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