CHURUBUSCO, Ind. (WANE) – South Adams defeated rival Adams Central while Norwell bested rival Heritage as the Starfires and Knights each earned a sectional championship on the softball diamond Friday night.
In the 2A title game in Churubusco the Starfires scored two runs on a Katelin Augsburger drive to left in the top of the sixth on the way to victory. Augsburger also starred on the mound, striking out 11.
South Adams advances to regional action next Tuesday. The Starfires will play at the winner of tomorrow’s Bremen/Eastside game.
In 3A action in Ossian the host Norwell Knights defeated Heritage 9-3. The Knights broke through with a five-run second inning.
The Knights will host regional play next Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. They will face the winner of tomorrow’s Yorktown/Hamilton Heights contest.