Ferndale's Lauren Maley hit a clutch two-out, two-run single in the top of the seventh to propel the Golden Eagles over Sedro-Woolley 9-7 on Tuesday, April 9, at Sedro in a Northwest Conference league game.
Maley also picked up the win on the mound, but she apparently got a boost from the return of senior catcher Corrie Wilson. Wilson, who finished the day with two doubles, two walks and three RBI, had been ill for quite some time, Ferndale coach Holly Hilton said in a phone interview.
"Everybody contributed, and that was the key to the win," Hilton said. "It was a great victory (for us).
Ferndale (5-6, NWC 2-2) hosts Sehome on Thursday, April 11, in an NWC league game.
FERNDALE 9, SEDRO-WOOLLEY 7
Ferndale 003 300 3 - 9 9 3
Sedro-Woolley 030 220 0 - 7 10 1
WP: Lauren Maley (2-2). LP: NA (NA). Highlights: Ferndale: Corrie Wilson 2-2 3RBI 2 2B 2BB, Lauren Maley 2-3 2RBI BB, Sydney Shawler 1-2 2BB.