Athens rallies to beat Auburndale softball
Brokish has three hits, RBI for Apaches
By Paul Lecker
AUBURNDALE — Athens rallied from a two-run deficit to defeat Auburndale 6-5 in a nonconference softball game Friday at Auburndale High School.
Auburndale scored three times in the third inning to take a 5-3 lead before the Bluejays retaliated with three runs in the top of the fifth and held on from there for the victory.
Auburndale could only muster four hits, three from Robyn Brokish.
Rachael Bolder suffered the loss for the Apaches, allowing the three runs in the fifth.
Auburndale will play at the Tigerton Invitational on Saturday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Bluejays 6, Apaches 5
Athens 201 030 0 – 6 7
Auburndale 203 000 0 – 5 4
LP: Rachael Bolder.
SO: Robyn Brokish (3 inn.) 1, R. Bolder (4 inn.) 0. BB: Brokish 2, R. Bolder 2.
Top hitters: AUB, Brokish 3×4, 2B, RBI; Hannah Bolder 2B, RBI; Brooke Anderson 2 runs.
Athens statistics not provided.
Records: Athens 5-1; Auburndale 0-4.