Peyton Atwood and Madelyn Baker readied themselves for McKenna Gambell's pitch
7-8 Pekin 12, Van Buren 13
They always say that having your season end with a blowout loss is easier to digest than having it end in narrow defeat. If that’s the case, then it will take some time for the Pekin softball team to get over its 13-12 extrainning loss to Van Buren last week that ended the Panthers’ season.
Up-and-down offense coupled with inconsistent pitching doomed Pekin in the end against a Van Buren team that it beat 4-3 just a few weeks prior.
Read the full article in the July 15 edition of the News-Review.