Fort Osage ends regular season with loss
The Fort Osage softball team went into Tuesday’s first-round game in the Class 5 District 7 Tournament coming off a loss.
Smithville scored single runs in each of the final three innings to down the Indians 6-3 in their regular season finale Monday at Fort Osage.
Fort Osage scored twice in the second inning on Aspen Treadwell’s two-run double to cut the deficit to 3-2.
After Smithville scored a run in the top of the fifth inning to make it 4-2, Lindsey Barker hit a solo home run in the bottom of the fifth to again make it a one-run game.
Smithville, though, scored single runs in the sixth and seventh innings to pull away.
Kiley Mickey added two hits and scored a run and Alysa Garlock doubled for Fort Osage, which finished the regular season 15-12.
Indians starter Haley Vassholz went the distance, allowing nine hits, one walk and just three earned runs while striking out four.