Maddison Damon's 1-Hitter Makes Kasson-Mantorville AA State Softball Champs

Created: 06/06/2014 11:37 PM
By: KSTP Sports

Maddison Damon's day didn't begin how she'd hoped, but it ended better than she could have imagined as her one-hitter propelled Kasson-Mantorville to their first-ever State Softball Championship with a 3-0 win over LeSueur-Henderson.

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The first pitch Damon threw was bunted for an infield hit.  But from there she baffled LeSueur-Henderson hitters the rest of the way, throwing a no-hitter from that point on.

Damon also provided the winning run, driving an RBI in the second inning for a 1-0 lead.

The eventual champs added one more run on Cori Kennedy's RBI in the third, and closed out the scoring in the fifth on Kaylea Schorr's unearned run. 

Kasson-Mantorville players gather at home plate moments after claiming their first-ever State Softball Championship
KSTP / Kerry Klatt

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