PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD/WYZZ) — Senior Silvia Franzoni singled to left with the bases loaded bringing home the go-ahead run in a three-run tenth inning as Washington won at East Peoria, 6-3, in a battle of state ranked softball teams.
Franzoni’s two-out, two-run double off Meadow Terry in the sixth tied the game 3-3. Carly Vaughn drove in a run on an infield out and Bailey Herrick singled home another run in the tenth for Washington.
Gracie Luna belted a homer for East Peoria which led 3-1 after three innings.
Other softball winners Thursday included Pekin and Illini Bluffs. Normal Community and Brimfield-Elmwood were among the baseball winners.
Notre Dame beat Normal Community 2-0 in soccer, while Rochester rallied to beat Morton 4-3.
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