Softball: Last year's losing finalists look for redemption
Things looked mighty good for Nile C. Kinnick, opening up a 3-0 lead right off the bat in the Far East Division I Softball Tournament final last May 23 against Kubasaki.
But from there, it was a disaster for the Red Devils, as the Dragons scored 13 unanswered runs in on-and-off rain to rout Kinnick 13-3 and claim their first Division I title.
“We talk about it a lot,” said Kinnick’s losing pitcher that day, Tori Osterbrink. “It hurt pretty bad. We could have done better.”
“It was a little disappointing that we didn’t win,” said Kim Nelson, another of Kinnick’s players who felt the sting of that loss.
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