After winning game one of the Area Championship, 7-6 Saginaw met up with Arlington Heights for game two at Fossil Ridge High School Saturday, May 6, 2017. The Lady Rough Riders defeated Arlington Heights with a score of 10 - 1 to sweep the Area playoff series.
Hailie fellers had 4 base hits, scored 3 runs, and 4 RBI's. Marissa Davila had 3 hits and one scored run for Saginaw. Kat Huseman had 2 hits, 2 runs scored, and 3 RBI's. Marissa Basaldu also had 2 hits and 2 RBI's. Madison Johnson went 1 for 2 with 2 runs scored and made a great catch at center field. Pitcher, Madison Ortiz who picked up the win in game one, pitched a 3 hitter giving up no earned runs for the victory.
Saginaw will play Bidrville in a three game series to determine the Regional Quarterfinals champion. Game one is Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Saginaw, 7:00pm. Game two is Friday, May 12, 2017 at Birdville, 7:00pm. If needed game three will be Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Birdville, 11:00am. Good luck ladies!