WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Holy Cross pitcher Sarah Lawton was on the verge of tears, tears of joy!
The senior pitcher and her Crusader teammates had just finished off a 4-0 win over St.Paul in the Class S championship game, giving them a 3rd straight state championship, when the emotion hit the Holy Cross standout.
Lawton pitched 7 scoreless innings and knocked in a pair of runs in her final high school game, while her battery mate freshman catcher Jenna Mowad homered and hit a run scoring double in her first ever state championship game.
Mowad was named the game MVP.
Check out the highlights and emotional post-game reaction!