SOL/BAL knocked out of Cup
Upper Dublin’s Gallagher goes 3-for-4 before locals get bounced
PHILADELPHIA » Erin Gallagher, with the sun-faded hat, dirt covering different parts of her uniform and a hole torn into the right knee of her pants, fit the classic description of a softball player June 21.
Suburban One League/bicentennial Athletic League coach Heather Boyer might be a little biased, because she’s also Gallagher’s coach at Upper Dublin, but the rising senior is the type of player needed at the Carpenter Cup. The showcase tournament requires players to fill a variety of roles, sometimes in a single game.
Thanks to a big game by Gallagher at the plate Wednesday morning, the SOL/BAL survived into the afternoon where its run ended in a 15-0 loss to Lehigh Valley at FDR Park in South Philly.
“It was a really great experience, especially getting to meet other girls from the other conferences and play with people you usually wouldn’t get the chance
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Upper Dublin’s Erin Gallagher legs out an infield single.