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NEW MIDDLETOWN OH- Steel Valley Storm came ready to play early Saturday morning. In their only game of the day, and their last of pool play the Storm thundered to a 9-1 win over Fire Fastpitch.

Christina Montgomery was the biggest bat in the lineup. She went 3-3 with a grand slam, and 4 RBI.  Gretchen Bartels also went 3-3 on the day and she gathered a pair of RBI.  Leah Habeger played a great game, and went 1-3 at the plate with a RBI.  Gabby Goddard went 1-2 with a RBI.

Bartels also brought the gas in the circle. She completely shut down Fire Fastpitch’s offense. She threw all 5 innings and gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits. She struck out 6 hitters on her way to the win.

The Storm finish pool play at 2-1 and will be the 6 seed for Bracket Play Sunday. They’ll open their quest for a championship Sunday at 8:00am vs the 11th seeded Lady Landsharks

Postgame Interview With Christina Montgomery:

Postgame Interview With Leah Habeger: