Fairfield Softball Team Downs Chariton And Van Buren; Falls To New London

Fairfield took a 3 inning 13-1 win over Chariton and blanked Van Buren 8-0 Saturday in the varsity softball tournament they hosted over the weekend which gave them 5th place. The Trojans came up short 6-5 against New London during the first round Friday. The offense produced 30 hits overall. Top performances came from:
Shay Drish (Friday only due to taking the ACT tests Saturday) 2 of 3 including a double and scored 3 times
Hannah Simpson was 6 of 10 with a triple, double, drove in 7 runs and crossed the place 3 times
Coty Engle 5 of 8, scored 6 runs and provided 3 runs batted in
Destiny Gridley 4 of 9, nailed 2 doubles and scored 3 times
Emerson Manley and Allison Rebling both 2 of 6
Jenna Norris 3 of 10 with a double and drove in 3 runs
Bailey Hird 1 of 1
Peyton McCabe 2 of 8 including a double
Blair Bowman 1 of 4, ripped a double