Written/Photo Credit by Phil Hawkins Pamplin Media Group – Woodburn Independent
The end of the Woodburn softball team’s game at South Albany on May 3 was a bit of an emotional roller coaster.
Leading 6-3 in the bottom of the seventh with a South Albany runner on first base, the Rebels hit a towering fly ball to left field off Woodburn starting pitcher Natalie Heinige.
Senior left fielder Lily Vasquez positioned herself under the ball, caught it for the second out and threw it into the infield.
“Suddenly we realize that the runner on first is standing on second,” head coach C.J. H