Bumgardner leads Patriots in 11-2 win

Adams Central pitcher Josie Bumgardner is greeted at home
plate after hitting a home run in the first inning against
Hastings High Thursday at Smith Softball Complex.

The Adams Central lineup totaled 12 hits and 10 RBIs and got some help from eight errors made by Hastings High in defeating the Tigers 11-2 in five innings at the Smith Softball Complex.

Pitcher Josie Bumgardner tallied six strikeouts for the Patriots and allowed only four hits for the game. She also drove in three runs of her own after hitting a home run to deep left field in the first inning.

"Josie is always a rock for us," said Adams Central head coach Chelsey Jacobitz.

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