ELIDA — Patrick Henry overcame an early deficit to defeat Continental 3-2 in a Division IV district semi-final at Elida Tuesday evening.

The Pirates took a 2-0 lead with single runs in the second and third innings. The Patriots tied the game in the fifth inning with two runs and scored the winning run in the sixth inning. Continental was unable to score in the seventh inning.

Katie Kuntz (7-3) picked up the win for Patrick Henry as she allowed two runs on six hits with two strikeouts. Natalie Herder had two singles and an RBI for the Patriots (19-3).

Emma Recker (7-9) took the loss for the Pirates as she allowed three runs on nine hits with five strikeouts.

Alex Quigley had two singles and an RBI for the Pirates and Kiana Warnement had two singles. Emily Logan had a double and RBI for Continental.

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Continental 011 000 0 - 2 6 1

Patrick Henry 000 021 x - 3 9 3

WP-Kuntz (7-3). LP-Recker (7-9).