Rockwood 5 Southern Fulton 4
Bedford, Pa. – Rockwood (13-6) took a 5 to 1 lead into the sixth inning and then was able to hold off a scrappy Southern Fulton (7-14) team 5 to 4 in the District V Class A Softball Semifinal. Kaitlyn King earned the win for the Rockets striking out 8, giving up 8 hits and walking 2. Kylie Golden took the loss, while striking out 4, giving up 8 hits, and walking 1 for the Indians. Bailey Burkett was 2-2 for the Indians and finished off her senior season on a high note. Marita Murray went 1-3 with 2 RBIs. Southern Fulton Coach Melissa Mackel commented, “This team played their hearts out and should be very proud of their achievements this year!” Rockwood will play Shanksville in the District V Championship game on Thursday at a site and time to be announced. Shanksville defeated Shade 9 to 4 in the other semifinal game.