NORWALK, Conn. -- The Raveis Raiders from Rowayton Little League in Norwalk recently won the Majors Softball Championship in the combined Rowayton/New Canaan/Darien league.
The team completed their 10-3 season with a dramatic come from behind extra inning win over New Canaan White. Rowayton fell behind early but continued to battle back the entire game.
The Raiders trailed 9-6 going into the bottom of the sixth and final inning. The Raiders scored three times including a close play where Becca Laramie stole home to tie the score.
Ciara Bresnahan then took the mound in the 7th inning. She retired New Canaan in order to keep the game tied and give the Raiders the chance for the win.
In a wild finish, Maddie Blattman scored from third to give the Raiders the 10-9 win and the Championship.
Laramie pitched four strong innings for the Raiders, giving up just three runs, and Rachel Oberst led the offensive attack with two hits, two walks and three runs scored.
Lucy Grillo also had a hit and scored twice and Lilly Sattler and Izzie White each reached base twice.
Sophia Greco caught the entire game and drew four walks, while Camille Legnani made two great defensive plays at second base and scored once.
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