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Falcons clip Comets in 10-innings, 3-2

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Addyson Kellen (9) and teammate Raven Messamaker (5) celebrate after Kellen scored to win the game in 10th-inning against Cardinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Addyson Kellen (9) slides safe at home ahead of the tag by Cardinal Catcher Maddie Cloke to win the game for the Falcons in the 10th-inning Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Molly Johnson (2) checks signals with Head Coach Dave Oleson before stepping in to the batter’s box against Cardinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Morgan Flowers (37) makes contact Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Leftfielder Morgan Flowers (37) catches a Cardinal fly ball hit deep to left field Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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Cardinal Third Baseman Rachel Lewman (5) tags West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Olivia Baker (32) out at third Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Sydney Marlow (42) tags Cardinal’s Riley Bears (12) out at second Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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Cardinal Shortstop Caitlyn Reber (10) tags West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Sydney Marlow out at second Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Sydney Marlow (42) beats the throw at first to Cardinal Second Baseman Lydia Moses (98) Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame First Baseman Kenna Davis (80) secures an out at first against Cardinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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Cardinal’s Ashlee Strong (11) slides safe at home beating the tag by West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Lexy Davis Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Sydney Marlow (42) nabs an infield fly for an out against Cardinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Madelyn Stutsman (19) is tagged out at second by Cardinal Shortstop Caitlyn Reber (10) Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Cardinal, 3-2, in 10-innings.

Panthers top Falcons, 10-4

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Molly Johnson (2) catches a Pekin fly ball Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Sydney Marlow (42) makes the play at second on a sliding Cate Roth (15) from Pekin Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Lexy Davis is all smiles after hitting a homerun against Pekin Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Left Fielder Morgan Flowers makes the catch on a Pekin fly ball Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Coach Courtney Coffin (right) chats with her pitcher Olivia Baker (32) during a timeout Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.
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Pekin’s Zoey Wright (23) slides safe at second under West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Sydney Marlow (42) Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Madelyn Stutsman (19) is safe at first with a little body English help from Assistant Coach Lynette Van Scoy after Pekin First Baseman Ellie Ledger (16) dropped the ball Friday night in West Burlington. Pekin defeated WBND, 10-4.

Falcons down Warriors, 8-2

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Leftfielder Morgan Flowers (37) catches a Van Buren fly ball for the out Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Lexy Davis tags Van Buren’s Hannah Heiserman (14) out at the plate Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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Van Buren Third Baseman Isabel Manning (4) tags WBND’s Raven Messamaker out at third Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Sydney Marlow (42) catches an infield popup against Van Buren Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Molly Johnson (2) tries to catch a Van Buren popup Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Lexy Davis tags Van Buren’s Morgan Croft (5) out at the plate Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Lexy Davis checks the other base runners after tagging Van Buren’s Morgan Croft (5) out at the plate Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.
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Van Buren First Baseman Shayna Sprinkle gets the out against WBND’s Raven Messamaker Tuesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Van Buren, 8-2.

Falcons shutout Bulldogs, 12-0

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Olivia Baker sends the ball to the plate against Mediapolis Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Centerfielder Addyson Kellen makes a diving catch on a Mediapolis fly ball Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Right Fielder Raven Messamaker makes the catch on a Mediapolis fly ball Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Addyson Kellen makes contact against Mediapolis Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Olivia Baker gets a hit against Mediapolis Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.

Burlington sweeps Falcons, 6-1 and 10-0

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Burlington’s Kayla Norton (14) slides safe to second in front of WBND Shortstop Sydney Marlow Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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WBND’s Haley Rogers looks over a Burlington pitch Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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Burlington Shortstop Kayla Norton (14) and West Burlington – Notre Dame Base Runner Natalie Vandenberg look for the official decision at second base Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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Falcon Pitcher Olivia Baker sends one to the plate against Burlington Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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Falcon Shortstop Sydney Marlow (42) fires the ball to first base against Burlington Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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Falcon Right Fielder Raven Messamaker (5) catches a Burlington fly ball Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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Burlington Pitcher Adessa Brandenburg sends one to the plate against West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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WBND’s Lexy Davis gets a hit against Burlington Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.
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WBND Pitcher Ilianna Murphy (12) aims for the strike zone against Burlington Wednesday night in Burlington. Burlington swept WBND in doubleheader, 6-1 and 10-0.

Huskies nip Falcons, 6-5

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Highland’s Sarah Schneider (1) slides safe at home ahead of the tag by West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Lexy Davis Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Makenna Davis (80) battles Highland batters Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Makenna Davis (80) catches a Highland popup for the out Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame First Baseman Haley Rogers secures the out against Highland Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Addy Kellen (9) is called out at first in a close play with Highland First Baseman Brylee Carolan (23) Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Olivia Baker (left) slides safe in to third ahead of the tag by Highland Third Baseman Haley Sweeting (3) Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Sydney Marlow tags Highland’s Mackenze Hora (6) out at Second Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Olivia Baker (32) scores on an off target throw to Highland Catcher Mackenze Hora Friday night in West Burlington. Highland defeated WBND, 6-5.

Falcons burned by Comets, 5-4

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West Burlington – Notre Dame teammates show their disappointment after losing to West Liberty in the Regional Semifinal Friday night in West Liberty. West Liberty defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 5-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Right Fielder Adriana Moad (7) catches a West Liberty fly ball in the Regional Semifinal Friday night in West Liberty. West Liberty defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 5-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Third Baseman Madelyn Stutsman (19) catches an infield fly in the Regional Semifinal Friday night in West Liberty. West Liberty defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 5-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Lexy Davis hits the ball in the Regional Semifinal Friday night in West Liberty. West Liberty defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 5-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Alyssa Dameron (10) throws the ball to first base in the Regional Semifinal Friday night in West Liberty. West Liberty defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 5-4.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Alyssa Dameron (10) celebrates after scoring in the Regional Semifinal Friday night in West Liberty. West Liberty defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 5-4.