Lapeer Lightning Varsity Softball fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 9-2 loss to Grand Blanc on Monday. Grand Blanc scored on a single by K Dewitt in the first inning, a single by M Martin in the first inning, a error in the first inning, and a groundout by C Kuhlman in the second inning.
The Bolts struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Grand Blanc, giving up nine runs.
Grand Blanc got things moving in the first inning, when Dewitt singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.
S Long was the winning pitcher for Grand Blanc. Long surrendered two runs on two hits over seven innings, striking out nine and walking zero.
Bella Passey took the loss for The Bolts. Passey allowed six hits and seven runs over three and a third innings, walking one.
Amber Lamphier had a long ball in the first inning hitting a two run homer.
Paige Erla and Lamphier each collected one hit to lead Lapeer Lightning .