Gananda Girls Varsity Softball Wins Sectional Title
Gananda’s Third Softball Sectional Title in Five Years
Freshman Peyton Wyjad singled between first and second with two outs to drive in the winning run for Gananda (19-1) in the bottom of the 10th inning. The 9-8 win over Williamson gives Gananda its third sectional title in five years.
Wyjad finished 3-for-5 with two runs scored and Tournament MVP Caitlin McClare was 2-for-6 with two RBI for the Blue Panthers.
Darci MacFall added three RBI in the win.
Williamson took a 3-0 lead into the third before Gananda tied it and eventually went 5-3 in the fourth.
The Marauders took a 6-5 lead in the top of the sixth on a two-run single by Carly Bean.
Gananda tied it back up in the bottom of the inning.
The Marauders went ahead 8-6 in the ninth, but the Blue Panthers loaded the bases and tied the game with a pair of RBI ground outs.
Tiffany Burks got a pop out and two strikeouts to kept Williamson off board in the 10th.
Gananda will play Keshequa in a state qualifier Friday at a site and time to be determined.