Trojans fall in regional opener
Thursday, July 11, 2013 3:02 AM
The Turkey Valley softball team found itself in a slugfest Monday night in the first round of regional play in Jackson Junction.
Senior Olivia Reicks eyes a pitch in a recent game. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
Unfortunately, the visitors found a way to score more runs, with Riceville defeating the Trojans 12-10.
With the loss, Turkey Valley ends the season 14-17.
Riceville (12-14) moved on to face Clarksville (20-2) Wednesday night in the second round of regional action.
TV's last game
The bats were hot for both teams Monday night, with a combined 24 hits.
The Trojans struck first, getting a run in the first inning. After Riceville tied the game in the top of the third, Turkey Valley answered back with three runs to make it 4-1 after three.
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