LOUISIANA, Mo. — Mark Twain defeated Louisiana 9-2 in Thursday’s road softball game behind a great performance from freshman pitcher Bronwyn Harding.

Harding pitched a complete game with five strikeouts and one earned run to earn the win. She also went 3-for-4 at the plate with a double, triple and three RBIs.

Taylor Martin went 2-for-2 with two RBIs for Mark Twain. Autumn Armour went 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Kenleigh Epperson went 2-for-3.

Mark Twain (8-15) will play Highland (8-14) in the first round of the Class 2 District 5 Tournament at Palmyra on Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m.

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