Martinez's Walk-Off Gives Broomfield the Victory Over Fossil Ridge
Broomfield Eagles Varsity seized victory in dramatic walk-off fashion, thanks to a walk-off single at the end of the game to topple Fossil Ridge. The game was tied at seven with Broomfield batting in the bottom of the seventh when Lauren Martinez singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run.
Fossil Ridge scored four runs in the seventh inning, but Broomfield still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Fossil Ridge came thanks to a home run by Kodi Alvord and a double by Brooklynn Cardenas.
The Eagles captured the lead in the second inning. Kiley Wheaton drove in one when Wheaton singled. Broomfield tallied three runs in the fifth inning. The offensive onslaught was led by Elyana Braly and Martinez, all driving in runs in the inning.
Ireland Heer got the win for Broomfield. The righty allowed two hits and one run over two-thirds of an inning, striking out one and walking zero. Breeana Fiala started the game for the Eagles. Fiala lasted six and a third innings, allowing nine hits and six runs while striking out five and walking one
Broomfield tallied 13 hits on the day. Caylie Eiguren, Martinez, Braly, Fiala, and Jenna Kapelke all managed multiple hits for the Eagles. Eiguren went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead them.