Simpsonville, S.C. - St. Andrews' storybook tournament run was ended today by the regular season champion Coker Cobras 6-5 with a walk-off home-run by Kimberly Atkinson in the bottom of the 9th inning. After an amazing run in the tournament, Limestone earns a #4 conference finish. Coker advances to play Mt. Olive at 1:45 today.
Coker's Sydney Greenwalt pitched the first inning and a portion of the second with 2 strike-outs and 2 runs against her. Coker's starting pitcher Shelly Catlett took over in the second and finished the remainder of the game with 8 strike-outs and 3 allowed runs. Kimberly Atkinson hit 2-5 for a single and solo home-run in the bottom of the 9th to give the Cobras the win. Haleigh Rogers also hit 2-5 for 3 singles and 2 RBIs.
St. Andrews was led from the mound by Kailee Munden who played all 9 innings with 6 strike-outs and 6 allowed runs. The Knights' lead off hitter Erin Haugen went an amazing 4-5 with 4 singles. Mika Tonji hit 3-5 with 3 singles and 2 RBIs.