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City High split a doubleheader with Cedar Rapids Prairie on Monday in Iowa City winning the opener 8-5 before having its 12-game winning streak come to an end with a 15-14 loss in the nightcap.
Class 5A third-ranked City High moved to 17-3 on the season with the split in the Mississippi Valley Conference Mississippi Division doubleheader while Prairie moved to 11-7 on the year.
City High snapped a 4-4 tie in the opener with three runs in the fifth inning and held on for an 8-5 win.
Ella Cook earned the win in relief, allowing one unearned run on two hits while striking out two in three innings.
Sydney Fellows went 3-for-4 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI to lead City High in game one while Ayana Lindsey went 2-for-4 and scored a run.
Makayla Ribble was 2-for-3 with a pair of RBI and scored a run and Brooke Bormann had a solo home run.
Libby Frantz doubled and drove in a run and Keli Potter and Elyse Rios each drove in runs.
Prairie scored seven runs in the final two innings to take a 15-8 lead and held off a furious seventh-inning City High rally to earn the split with a wild 15-14 win in the nightcap.
Fellows went 3-for-4 with a double, a home run, two runs scored and two RBI to pace City High.
Carey Koenig homered and drove in three runs and Lindsey went 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBI.
Kelli Potter had two hits and drove in three runs and Ribble had two hits, scored twice and drove in a run.
Georgia Kimm and Cook each had a hit and scored two runs.
CR Prairie 210 101 0 – 5 10 4
City High 030 131 x – 8 10 1
W – Ella Cook L – Megan Steffens
2B – ICH: Libby Frantz, Sydey Fellows. CRP: Grace Ironside
HR – ICH: Brooke Bormann. CRP: Jensyn Jones
CR Prairie 301 404 3 – 15 15 2
City High 103 310 6 – 14 12 4
W – Abby Ealy L – Ella Cook SV – Megan Steffens
2B – ICH: Sydney Fellows, Kelli Potter, Ella Cook. CRP: Miranda Farr (2), Rylee Newhard, Gabby Robinson, Braedy LaGrange
HR – ICH: Carey Koenig, Sydney Fellows, Ayana Lindsey. CRP: Jensyn Jones, Hannah Ironside