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Defense dominates as Liberty beats Freedom

Published On: Apr 14 2014 05:18:01 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 14 2014 06:12:26 PM CDT

The Liberty softball team played great defense Monday in a 2-1 win over Bethlehem rival Freedom.

The Liberty softball team played great defense Monday in a 2-1 win over Bethlehem rival Freedom.

Each team scored a run in the first inning Monday, but the defenses dominated after that.  Freedom's Shayla Peterson struck out 8 batters for the Patriots.  Liberty answered with one nice defensive play after another, capped off by the final out of the game, a diving catch by Reyna DeJesus.  The 2-1 Hurricanes' win means they are alone in first place in their division of the LVC.