#4 Eagles knocks off #2 Fossil Ridge
The Eagles stole the lead late and defeated Fossil Ridge 2-1 on Tuesday. The game was tied at one with Broomfield Eagles Varsity batting in the top of the eighth when Kenzi Garner hit a solo homer.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Breanna Fiala struck out eight.
The Eagles got on the board in the first inning when Bryna Kapelke hit a solo homer.
In the bottom of the sixth inning, Fossil Ridge tied things up at one. An error scored one run for Fossil Ridge.
Nikki McGaffin took the loss for Fossil Ridge.
The Broomfield Eagles socked two home runs on the day. Kapelke went yard in the first inning. Garner went deep in the eighth inning.
Broomfield Eagles Varsity racked up eight hits on the day. Garner and Chloe Eiguren all managed multiple hits for Broomfield Eagles Varsity. Garner led Broomfield with three hits in four at bats.