on three hits and four walks in two innings. Harris relieved and allowed one run on five hits, with two strikeouts in 3 1-3 innings. Blake Loewe gave up three runs in the seventh before A.J. Gibbons closed.
Freeman walked one, struck out one, and allowed three hits in his five innings on the mound.
“Pitching has definitely been winning us games this year,” Thomas said. “Patrick came in and shut it down and Chase is our ace. He’s thrown hundreds of pitches this year and he came in and shut it down and closed out the game.” Jeremy Marvel stroked a pair of hits for the Lions. “You can make mistakes when you hit the ball,” Fitzgerald said. “Our hitting’s coming around at the right time.” Follow me on Twitter @csknauss Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Queen Anne’s County’s Mckenna Blick runs the ball upfield pressured by Southern’s Kirsten Foster during the first half last Wednesday evening at Washington College.
Queen Anne’s winning pitcher Pat Freeman delivers a pitch during the Lions’ 7-4 victory Friday afternoon over Fallston in the 2A East Region title game.
Queen Anne’s County’s Taylor Sheppard looks for an open teammate in the second half defended by Southern’s Jamie Vautier.
Southern’s Sydney Davis is defended by Queen Anne’s Rebecca Clay, left, and Emma Caulk.