Hawley Loses To Santa Gertrudis, 7-6

Published 05/29 2013 10:04PM

Updated 05/29 2013 10:56PM

The Hawley Lady Bearcats lost in heartbreaking fashion to Santa Gertrudis Academy in the Class 2A semifinals on Wednesday down in Austin.

The Lady Bearcats took a 6 to 3 lead into the bottom of the 7th inning, but Santa Gertrudis scored 4 runs in the final inning to eliminate Hawley.

The Bearcats offense was led by Amanda Verette. Verette slammed a 2-run homerun over the fence in left-center field to put Hawley up by 4 runs.

Hawley's season is over, but head coach Amber Riddle says her girls will be back next year.

Santa Gertrudis advances to the final thanks to the come from behind victory.

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