The Dawson Co. Lady Tigers lost to the Lumpkin Co. Lady Indians 8-2 on Monday night in Dahlonega. The Lady Tigers were able to get runners on base and score once in the top of the 7th inning, but couldn’t complete the comeback.
After the Lady Tigers scored in the first inning, the game was dominated by pitching until the 4th inning. In the bottom of the 4th, Lumpkin Co. scored six runs on a two-run homer by #36 Alyssa Pulley and a grand slam by #33 Lauren English. The Lady Indians added to their run total in the bottom of the sixth inning on a sacrifice RBI that led to #10 Emmi Graham scoring and on an RBI by #1 Hailey Mincey. Dawson Co. scored one run in the top of the sixth inning fielder’s choice that resulted in #18 Olivia Martinez crossing home plate to make the final score 8-2.
The Lady Tigers have a short turnaround as they host North Hall tomorrow at 6 p.m.