The Tallmadge softball team fell to 10-15 overall and 5-5 in the Suburban League American Conference after losing to host Highland 5-2 Wednesday in Granger Township.
The Blue Devils scored both of their runs in the top of the first inning. But the Hornets responded with three runs in the bottom of the first and one apiece in the fourth and fifth innings, respectively.
Paige Leitner had a double and two RBIs and Gia Spitali and Autumn Malicoat each had two hits for Tallmadge, which finished with eight hits and one error. One of Spitali’s hits was a double.
Left-hander Hallie Mullett took the loss in the circle despite pitching all six innings.