BROOKINGS — South Umpqua scored the go-ahead run in the top of the sixth inning and held on for a 3-2 win over Brookings-Harbor on Wednesday in a Far West League softball game.

The Lancers (4-0) only managed three hits against Bruins starter Madison Taylor, who struck out eight. South Umpqua sophomore right-hander Tatum Kelley gave up four hits and no earned runs, fanning five and walking two.

Kaydence Norton knocked in a run for S.U. with a single, and Kelley and Violet Richardson had hits. Richardson scored two runs.

The two teams are scheduled to play a doubleheader in Tri City Friday, beginning at 3 p.m.


S. Umpqua;011;001;0;—;3;3;2

Brookings;200;000;0;—;2;4;2

Kelley and Love; Taylor and Fitzhugh, Pryor. W — Kelley. L — Taylor. 2B — Richardson (SU), Schofield (B-H).

Tom Eggers can be reached at teggers@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220.

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Tom Eggers is the sports editor for The News-Review. He can be reached at teggers@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220.

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