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Wheaton Warrenville escapes with close win over Wheaton North

Published: Monday, April 29, 2013 7:26 p.m. CST

WHEATON - It's been a struggle this spring for the Wheaton Warrenville South girls softball team.

But on Monday in Wheaton, the Tigers put it all together in a 4-3 come-from-behind win over Wheaton North in eight innings.

With Sammy Granger throwing five and two-thirds scoreless innings in relief, Wheaton Warenville South overcame a 3-2 deficit.

Kimmy Hayes two-out single in the fifth knotted the score at three-apiece and Jen Harkabus plated the game-winning run with an RBI-double in the eighth.

Hayes also added a leadoff home run to begin the game.

Katherine Meyer and Paige Grittner had RBI-singles for Wheaton North.

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