In their first game in nearly a week, the Oak Hill Lady Raiders softball team held on for as long as they could Thursday night before finally breaking in the fifth inning and falling to Canton 5-0 in district play.
Oak Hill falls to 5-4 on the year.
The first five innings lasted nearly an hour and both teams had failed to score a run.
Canton finally broke the deadlock in the home half of the fifth inning scoring four unearned runs on two hits and three Oak Hill defensive errors. They added another unearned run in the sixth inning.
The Lady Raiders had four hits in the ball-game led by Meagen Ellis with a pair of singles. Tori Ellis and Meg McBrayer also found the the hit column.
Pitcher Maime Allen gave up four hits, zero walks and struck out three in the loss.
Oak Hill falls to 0-2 in district play after they played without starters Codi Williams and Kim Kelly due to injury.
Hebron's match-up with Kemper Academy was rained out. No make up date has been set as of press time.View more articles in: