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Smithville Warriors Varsity took the lead late and defeated Platte County 12-10 on Tuesday. Smithville Warriors Varsity was down 10-8 in the top of the sixth inning when Haley Cotter doubled on a 2-0 count, scoring three runs.

Smithville Warriors Varsity earned the victory despite allowing Platte County to score six runs in the fourth inning. The offensive onslaught by Platte County was led by #13, #3, and #8, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.

Smithville Warriors Varsity got things started in the first inning when Raelyn Tanner singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.

Cotter led things off on the rubber for Smithville Warriors Varsity. The ace went four innings, allowing ten runs on 12 hits.

#6 was in the pitcher’s circle for Platte County. undefined lasted five and a third innings, allowing 11 hits and eight runs while striking out one. #2 and #7 entered the game from the bullpen, throwing one inning and one-third of an inning respectively.

Smithville Warriors Varsity launched one home run on the day. Cotter had a long ball in the sixth inning.

Smithville Warriors Varsity racked up 15 hits in the game. Tanner, Cotter, Lily Wornson, and Avery Davis all managed multiple hits for Smithville Warriors Varsity. Cotter and Tanner each managed three hits to lead Smithville Warriors Varsity.

Platte County totaled 13 hits. #3, #6, #10, and #13 all had multiple hits for Platte County. #3 led Platte County with three hits in three at bats.