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Class 5A eighth-ranked Liberty High split a pair of games with 3A fifth-ranked Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont on Saturday winning game one 7-4 and dropping the second game 3-1 in Eddyville.
Liberty High moved to 12-5 on the season while Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont is now 16-1.
Kara Maiers earned the win for Liberty High allowing four runs, three earned on eight hits while striking out eight and walking one.
Raquel Trolliet went 2-for-3 with a double, a home run and three RBI to lead Liberty High while Eva Stewart, Haley Schroeder and Kinsley Robertson had a hit, scored a run and drove in a run in the win.
Robertson took the loss in the second game allowing three runs, one earned, on five hits while striking out five without a walk.
Ashlyn Geasland and Stewart each had two hits while Geasland drove in a run. Kylie Hamers doubled and Olivia Davenport and Kennedy Daugherty each had hits.
Liberty High 000 600 1 – 7 7 2
Eddyville-Blakesburg 010 010 2 – 4 8 0
W – Kara Maiers L – Brooklyn Bettis
2B – ICL: Ashlyn Geasland, Raquel Trolliet, Haley Schroeder
HR – ICL: Raquel Trolliet
Eddyville-Blakesburg 000 003 0 – 3 5 1
Liberty High 001 000 0 – 1 7 3
W – Molly Shafer L – Kinsley Robertson
2B – ICL: Kylie Hamers, Eva Stewart