Lady Cats win state softball title
CORVALLIS — The Union/Cove softball team defeated Yoncalla 3-0 today to win the 2A/1A state championship.
The Lady Cats scored one run in the first inning and added two more in the fourth inning.
Senior Dani Sturm pitched a complete-game shutout. She allowed three hits and struck out seven. Sturm also went 2-for-3 at the plate with a run scored.
Kaci Langford finished 1-for-3 with an RBI, while Carsyn Roberts, Keesha Sarman, Kindra Moore, Hailey Hulse and Kelsey Walenta all had one hit.
Union/Cove finishes the season with a 26-3 record.
For more coverage of the Lady Cats' victory, check out Monday's edition of The Observer.