Steven Findley Jr with the call on Glory 97.3 and centralmoinfo.com of senior Izzy Joyce’s RBI single to give La Plata its first trip to the state semifinals since 2021. Joyce finished the day 4-5 batting at the top of the lineup. La Plata coach Wendi Travis.
The Lady Dogs got out to a 5-0 lead in the first inning. Pitcher Whitney Snow held Braymer scoreless through three innings. Snow finished the game with 12 strikeouts and allowed just four hits. Snow also got La Plata on the board first.
The Lady Dogs followed up with three runs in the second inning. Braymer’s Ella Clevenger hit a solo home run to center field in the fourth to put the Lady Cats in the score column. Braymer left the bases loaded in the fifth as Snow delivered back-to-back strikeouts to finish the innings. Travis talked about her team facing adversity.
Braymer finishes the season 17-9. La Plata improves to 24-5 and will face the 21-3 Gallatin Lady Bulldogs in Springfield Friday at noon. We will have the broadcast for the game on 99.9, The Captain and centralmoinfo.com. You can find the full postgame interview with coach Travis with this story at centralmoinfo.com.
La Plata Coach Wendi Travis: