In the top of the sixth, Wallace struck with her heroics that would prove to be the difference. Wallace’s shot cleared the centerfield fence to give the Vikings a 5-4 lead that proved to be the final.
But, the Cougars had one last rally left in their season.
Alexis Reed singled to center, Keith added a bunt single, and after a sacrifice bunt, North Daviess had the winning run at second base. But Kavanaugh forced Jessica Miller to fly out to short, and Ashley Troutman to bounce out to Jenna Knepp to end the contest.
Barr-Reeve looks to claim their first softball sectional championship since 2004 tonight when it faces the winner of Monday’s second game between Loogootee and Shoals.