New Athens eliminates Lebanon

News-DemocratMay 15, 2013 

Abby Marlow's two-run home run in the first inning proved to be the difference as the New Athens Yellow Jackets defeated the Lebanon Greyhounds 3-1 Wednesday in the Class 1A New Athens Regional.

With the win the second-seeded Yellow Jackets advance to the regional championship game against top-seeded Okawville a 11 a.m. Saturday.

Cheyanne Muffo picked up her second win in three days against the Lady Greyhounds.

Lebanon (10-15) picked up its lone run in the third inning on a one-out double by Hailey Cummings, a single by Olivia Cruthis and an RBI double by Kara Koester.

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