BEAUMONT, TX – Lamar waited until Thursday’s final moments, but Cardinal fans were free to rejoice after their team walked-off to win the regional, 3-2, over Louisiana Monroe.
Shelby Henderson delivered when it counted most for Lamar, singling to center field with the bases loaded on the first pitch she saw. Henderson finished 2-4 in the winner-take-all game with two of the Cardinal’s three RBI.
Cheyanne Lyon came in clutch for the Warhawks, going 2-3 with two RBI.
Lamar becomes the latest team to punch their ticket to the championship round of the NISC. The first games of the final round are slated for May 21.