The Cicero Prep Centurions watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 16-7 loss to Chandler Prep on Tuesday.
Cicero lost despite out-hitting Chandler eight to seven. Cicero battled and tallied seven runs in the sixth inning. Ava Caggiano, Taylor Tomey, Isabella Pikus, and Savannah Paul each drove in runs during the inning.
Lily Allen started for the first 2 innings, and Ava Jazwin was on the mound for the Centurions for three and a third innings, allowing three hits and six runs while striking out five. Taylor Tomey entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two-thirds of an inning and striking out 2.
Savannah Paul led Cicero with two hits in three at bats.