We always say "The regular season is practice for the post season'" That was true again tonight as the Lady 'Stangs knocked off rival Campbell County 3-1 in the 37th District Championship at Scott. Campbell had eaarlier this season ended Brossart's 10 year win streak with a 2-1 home win.
Tonight it was a great pitchers duel with Brossart's Megan Seiter outdueling her counterpart Ashley Leicht scattering 5 hits over 7 innings. Brossart bombed Scott last night 16-0 in three innings. Brossart won their 6th Straight District Championship and their 10th in the last 11 years. Their lone upset was Scott in 2010 1-0 at Scott.
Brossart jumped on top 1-0 in the top of the fifth when Riley Orth led off with a single and promptly stole second easily. Amanada Graus followed line a hard single to center and it was 1-0. The Lady 'Stangs added two more in the 6th when Amanda Lloyd drilled a Leicht pitch deep over the left field fence to make it 2-0. Ashley Childress reached on an error and Megan Seiter helped her own cause with a shot to center. Moments later her twin sister pinch hitting Maria drilled a single past the diving Danielle Orick to put her team up 3-0.
In the fifth Brossart ended a Campbell rally with a great throw with two out nailing a potential run at third. Campbell scored a run in the sixth as Orick walked was advanced to second and scored as a ball hit by Heather Terhaar skipped by third baseman Liz Martin.
That made it 3-1.
In the seventh with a runner on and two out Kenley Miller grounded to Kaitlyn Seiter who tossed to the covering Ashley Childress at first for the final out.
Brossart (17-12) and Campbell Co, (19-6) advance to the 10th region at Harrison County. In the end Brossart like the Rite of Spring is District Champs again.