Trailing by 1 late in the first game Thomas County Central finally broke through against Ware County.
However after the 3-1 win the Yellow Jackets were unable to finish off the Class AAAAA first round playoff sweep, falling 6-4 in Wednesday’s second game. Game 3 will play out today at 3:30 p.m.
“We did great the first game, but kinda ran out of gas in the second game,” Central coach Robyn Trammell said.
The sixth inning started out with Emily Corbitt and Savannah Morris walking. Payton Burton hit a single left field to plate Corbitt, tying the game 1-1. Then Morris advanced to third off of Megan Shepard. Hannah Johnson became courtesy runner for Burton.
The final chance for Ware County, which scored in the first inning to lead 1-0, to come back in the first game, Lizzie Shubert struck out on a full count against Erika Greek.
See Thursday's edition for more details