Team Misgav Nearly Comebacks But Falls Short in Loss to Fireballs
Fireballs built a six-run lead in the fifth inning and then held off Team Misgav’s charge for a 12-11 victory on Wednesday. Team Misgav scored five runs in the failed comeback on a double by Inbar Alagim, a triple by Ella Shaul, a single by Maya Bar-On, and a triple by Lital Kahn.
Rhonda Lloyd collected four hits in four at bats to help lead Fireballs to victory. Lloyd doubled in the first, singled in the second, singled in the fourth, and singled in the fifth.
Team Misgav got things started in the first inning when Adi Kahn singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.
Fireballs pulled away for good with three runs in the second inning. In the second Ashley Gerber singled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.
Fireballs tallied four runs in the fifth inning. The offensive firepower by Fireballs was led by Lloyd, Gerber, and Aly Robinson, who each had RBIs in the inning.
Team Misgav scored five runs in the sixth inning. Team Misgav big bats were led by Alagim, Shaul, Bar-On, and Kahn, all driving in runs in the inning.
Robinson took the win for Fireballs. The righthander allowed ten hits and 11 runs over six innings, striking out three.
Kahn took the loss for Team Misgav. The pitcher surrendered 12 runs on 13 hits over five innings, striking out four and walking one.
Fireballs tallied 13 hits on the day. Lloyd, Gerber, and Gila Blacher each racked up multiple hits for Fireballs. Lloyd led Fireballs with four hits in four at bats.
Team Misgav totaled ten hits in the game. Bar-On, Alagim, and Kahn each collected multiple hits for Team Misgav.