• Paint Valley stats: Madison Smith, 2-3, R; Haley Nash, 1-4, R; Mikayla Newland, 3-3, 2 RBI, 2B, 7 IP, L (0-1), ER, 2 BB, 21 K
• Game summary: Mikayla Newland tied a state record Saturday afternoon with 21 strikeouts against Fairfield. But it wasn’t enough to win as Paint Valley committed seven errors in an 8-2 loss.
On the flip side, the Bearcats saw their own team strike out 16 times. Only one of the eight Fairfield runs were earned.
• Paint Valley record: 2-3 (1-1 SVC)
• Paint Valley next game: Monday at home against Paint Valley