Newman pulls out win vs. Almond-Bancroft

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CWS Sports Desk

May 21, 2019

Almond– The Newman Cardinals played spoiler on Tuesday in WIAA regional softball action as they knocked off #1 seed Almond-Bancroft 10-9.

Kaitlyn Kalafice hit a home run and Stevie Samuels went 3-4 with a double to lead Newman’s offensive attack.

Lauren Nowisky had two hits for the Cardinals.

Samuels earned the win, going seven innings.

Newman took a 2-1 lead in the first inning, but the Eagles stormed back.  Newman held a two-run advantage going in to the final frame.  Almond-Bancroft plated one run in the bottom of the seventh, but would get no closer.

Newman will face Columbus Catholic on Thursday.