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Lady Hawks softball stage epic come-from-behind win


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Oct. 09, 2020 - 2:28 PM

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Lady Hawks softball stage epic come-from-behind win

Photos by Chris Martin / PureGrin

The Heritage Lady Hawks had a comeback for the ages on Tuesday afternoon.

They found themselves behind 11-0 after two innings and 14-10 going to the bottom of the seventh, they scored five for the walk-off win.

Head Coach Ryan Danbury’s fought to the finish, and when Payton Ryan crossed home with the 15th run, the victory was complete. It was the second big come-from-behind win this season for the Lady Hawks; they fought back to defeat Landmark earlier in the season 14-13.

The victory puts the Lady Hawks in 6th place in Region 2-A Private.

Photos by Chris Martin / PureGrin

Heritage-Softball-10.7.2020-003.jpg?mtime=20201009082334#asset:53295Head Coach Ryan Danbury sends Payton Ryan home for the winning run.Heritage-Softball-10.7.2020-004.jpg?mtime=20201009082335#asset:53296Junior Ella Thornton about to launch a throw across the diamond.