• Gladden 8, New Hope 5: Jillian Jones and Brook Waldroop each had a pair of hits and drove in two runs to lead the Lady Braves to Thursday’s road win, while pitcher Kacie Ausmus struck out seven to earn the win.
Ali Ausmus and Bridgett Cloer each added two hits, while Attie Ridley had an RBI for the Lady Warriors (3-1).
New Hope did not report statistics by The Daily Citizen’s deadline.
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