Multiple Teams · Lady Bears fall to Alex, Jay; now 8-11 on the year

Monroe Central defeated Cowan last Friday by a 5-3 score, then fell short at Alexandria by a 4-2 count on Monday.

Tuesday at home, Jay County used a 5-run inning to break a 2-2 tie and go on to defeat the Lady Bears by a 7-4 score.

Coach Monte Gaddis said, “(We) had a tough time with our bats.” The Lady Bears left the bases loaded twice during the night against a Jay County team that Gaddis noted was 4-12.

Monroe Central was led in hitting by freshman Jordyn Barga and junior Adrianna Hardy with 3 hits a piece.

The Lady Bears (8-11) will finish a game with Daleville tonight at 5 p.m. The game was suspended with MC on top 3-0 after four innings. At 6 p.m., or close to, MC will play Muncie Central.