ALA – Gilbert North Eagles took home a 4-1 victory over Paradise Honors on Saturday becoming the CAA 2019 JH Softball State Champions.
Miah Ibarra led the Eagles to victory in the circle. She lasted six innings, allowing four hits and one run while striking out nine.
In the forth inning, Madison Muehling started a four run rally with a bunt hit, followed by singles by Alina Brown and Allyson Sage scoring 2 runs. Danica Tseko finishes the inning with a 2 RBI pop up single putting the Eagles in front for good.
The Lady Eagles finished the game strong stopping Paradise Honor’s rally in the bottom of the sixth inning with a amazing catch by Jea Genet in Center-field over the fence taking away a 2 run home-run, and ending the game 4-1.
MIah Ibarra was named Tournament MVP pitching with a 3-0 record, allowing only 1 ER in 17 innings with a ERA of .412, WHIP of 1.000, and 30 Strikeouts, while hitting .500 for the tournament.
Congratulations to the Lady Eagles for an amazing and successful season as the 2018-2019 CAA JH Softball Champions