Cardinal Downed by Wapello In Softball

The Cardinal varsity softball team lost to Wapello 10-6 Friday. Maddie Cloke led the 11 hit offense going 2 of 2 including a double. Kassidy Verrips finished 2 of 3 with a double and 3 runs batted in. Alexia McClure was 2 of 3. Kaitlyn Reber went 2 of 4. Rachel Lewman drilled a homer and drove in 2 runs. Ella Thompson ended up 1 of 2. Ava Ferrel took the loss throwing the last 1 2/3 innings, allowed 4 hits and 4 runs, one of them earned. Starter Verrips threw 4 and a third innings, fanned a batter, gave up 9 hits and 6 runs, 5 of them earned.