Eliza Rossman struck out 13 Trojans and walked one to lead her Bellingham softball team to a 16-3 non-conference win on Tuesday, March 24, at Meridian.
Rossman also went 3 for 4 at the plate with three doubles.
“Our offense was not there today,” Meridian coach Megan Monaghan said in a phone interview. “We just weren’t being aggressive at the plate. On defense, the balls just got to the gaps and we made a couple errors.”
Emma Weg took the loss for Meridian, but only walked three. She was also 1 for 3 with a double on offense.
Meridian tries to bounce back at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at La Conner. Bellingham hosts Nooksack Valley at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at home.
Bellingham 16, Meridian 3
WP: Eliza Rossman (n/a). LP: Emma Weg (0-1). Highlights: Meridian: Keana Waugh 2-2; Bailey Carpenter 1-3, 2b; Emma Weg 1-3, 2b. Bellingham: Eliza Rossman 3-4, 3 2b; Justina Allen 3-3, 2 2b.