Lauren White drove in three runs with three singles as Washington defeated Lawrenceville, Ill., 5-3, in a girls softball game at the Sports Complex Monday.
Washington was trailing the Indians, 3-2, before scoring three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning.The Hatchets (12-4) had taken an early 1-0 lead in the second before Lawrenceville tied the game at one in the top of the third.
The Hatchets again took a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the inning before Lawrenceville scored twice in the top of the fifth.
Allexis Lemon doubled and drove home a run for Washington. Charity Graber collected an RBI with a single, and Ashlee Hayes and Kirsten Burks each added hits.
Lemon went the distance for Washington. Lemon did not allow an earned run while fanning five and fanning nine.
Lawrenceville 001 020 0 - 3 5 2
Washington 011 030 x - 5 7 6
Schick and Kelly. Lemon and Hawthorne. W- Lemon. L-Schick. 2B: W, Lemon.