Prep Baseball & Softball

Richard hits game-winning RBI double in Bellingham’s 4-3 win

Bellingham’s softball team defeated Burlington-Edison 4-3 in extra innings on Monday, May 4, at Bellingham High School.

Eliza Rossman pitched a complete game and struck out 12 batters in the win. Lindsey Richard went 2 for 5 with a game-winning RBI double and Taylor Beal scored the winning run.

“My kids are scrapping hard. We made a nice couple of plays,” Bellingham coach Rick Ellis said in a phone interview.

Bellingham will take on Meridian next at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 7, on the road.

Bellingham 4, Burlington-Edison 3 (9)



WP: Eliza Rossman (9-6). LP: N/A. Highlights: Bellingham: Lindsey Richard 2-5, 2B, RBI; Jasmin Lopez 1-4, RBI; Carrie Latimer 1-3, R; Taylor Beal 0-1, R, RBI.