Orchard Mesa bows out of Little League softball regional
The bats for the Orchard Mesa Major Girls went cold Thursday in the Southwestern Little League Regional in Waco, Texas.
Megan Rubalcaba got the only hit for Orchard Mesa, which fell 12-0 to Lubbock Youth Softball, the Texas West representative.
Orchard Mesa went 0-2 in the regional tournament.
Melissa Gellermann got the start in the pitching circle for Orchard Mesa and allowed eight runs on five hits, with one strikeout and four walks. Marissa Salinas had the big hit for Lubbock, a bases-clearing double in the first inning.
Lubbock added five runs in the second and four in the third to end the game on the run rule.
Rubalcaba and Harlee Roberts each finished the tournament with two hits.