Edgewood rallies in 7th, edges Wilmington 6-5


TRENTON — Edgewood rallied for two runs in the bottom of the seventh Tuesday and defeated Wilmington 6-5 in non-league softball.

Wilmington took a 1-0 lead in the first on Naveah Blackburn’s RBI single then Edgewood tallied three in the fourth.

The Cougars added a run in the sixth to go up 4-1.

Wilmington put four runs on the scoreboard in the seventh to take a 5-4 lead. Harlie Bickett hit a two-run homer to start the scoring then Jena Rhoads followed two batters later with another two-run blast.

But the home team scored two in the bottom of the seventh to secure the win. Wilmington had a wild pitch, passed ball and a hit batter in the inning.

Edgewood is 6-5. Wilmington is 1-7.

Kadence Kimberlin homered, singled twice and drove in three runs for Edgewood.

SUMMARY

April 13, 2021

@Edgewood High School

Edgewood 6 Wilmington 5

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