COLUMBIANA, OH- The Crestview Lady Rebels hosted a 4C’s Tournament earlier this year that featured Southeast and Girard, two of the teams that the Rebels would potentially see in the postseason. During that tournament, the Rebels lost both games that accounted for nearly half the losses on the year.
On Thursday, the Lady Rebs got one of those wins back when it counted the most.
Crestview beat Southeast Ravenna 2-0 in Div III Sectional Finals behind great pitching and timely hitting. Going into the bottom of the 4th scoreless Karsyn Moore would lead off the inning with a line drive single to left field, Later in the inning, Taylor Mellington would hit a line drive to the outfield scoring Moore from second to make it 1-0. The next batter McKenna Schultz would then hit a shot to left center moving Mellington to third base, and Ashton Hughes would hit a ball to left field, making it 2-0.
That would be all the Lady Rebels would need.
Mellington led the team with 2 hits and an RBI, Hughes would have a hit and RBI.
For Southeast Prater would lead the Pirates with 2 hits.
Freshman, Kaedyn Sutton would pick up her 14th win of the season and held the Pirates down with 9 strikeouts. Crestview would improve too 20-5 on the season and will host LaBrae tonight for Senior Night at 5:00 pm.