McPherson’s U-14 Lady Express fell short in a pair of softball games on Wednesday.
Against the Nemesis, the Express overcame a 4-0 deficit to get the game tied with four runs in the third, but the Nemesis scored the final four runs of the game for an 8-4 victory.
Haley Miller was 2 for 2 with a double to lead McPherson. Teegan Krol took the loss, although she allowed only one earned run.
The Express also lost a 6-3 decision to the CK Fusion, which used a pair of three-run innings to record the win.
Miller finished off her perfect night by going 2 for 2 (including a triple) to pace McPherson and Jayci Mastre was credited with two RBIs. Krol and Rylie Darling had the only other hits, with Krol’s being a triple. Miller, Emily Smith and Katelyn Guffey all took turns on the mound for McPherson.
The Lady Express is now 6-16 on the season.
• Vs. Nemesis •
McPherson (4) — Miller 2-1-2-0, Bruce 2-1-1-1, Smith 2-0-1-1, Casebeer 2-1-1-1, Krol 2-0-1-1, Mastre 2-0-0-0, Darling 2-0-0-0, Potter 2-0-0-0, Guffey 2-0-0-0, White 0-1-0-0.
• Vs. CK Fusion •
McPherson (3) — Miller 2-0-2-0, Bruce 1-0-0-0, Smith 2-0-0-0, Casebeer 2-1-0-0, Krol 2-1-1-0, Guffey 2-1-0-0, Mastre 2-0-0-2, Darling 2-0-1-1, White 2-0-0-0, Potter 2-0-0-0.