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     March 31, 2017      #53-89 a2z
 
Softball: Cole, Irish outlast Comets in 9-inning marathon

Kevin Newberry
knewberry@daily-journal.com

What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object?

It's a popular hypothetical with no obvious answer, but Bishop McNamara's 1-0 victory over Reed-Custer that lasted nine grueling innings came pretty close to solving the riddle.

On one side, McNamara's lineup is, from top to bottom, possibly the most potent in the area. Anchored by top-notch hitters such as Shelby Stauffenberg and Caitlin Engelking, the Irish can hit the ball, and there isn't a player anywhere in the order that's not capable of hurting an opposing ...

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