Eagles Survive University Of Iowa 6-2 Thanks to Maddie Hansen's Late-Game Heroics
Maddie Hansen drove in the go-ahead run with a two run blast over the left field wall to give the Eagles the lead in the seventh inning, as the Kirkwood Eagles hung on to beat University Of Iowa 6-2 on Friday.
Hansen racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Eagles including the home run in the seventh.
Lexi Kinnaird worked out of five tough spots for the Eaglesy. She pitched nine innings and allowed one earned run on eight hits. Lexi Kinnaird faced her trickiest spot in the eighth inning when she got out of a bases loaded jam.
The Kirkwood Eagles added two more runs in the top of the ninth. The inning got off to a hot start when Morgan Frost doubled, bringing home Abby Klendworth.