Mount Vernon loses nail-biter to Albia in state semi-finals
FORT DODGE, Iowa (KCRG) - Mount Vernon was hoping to make the 3A title game an all-WaMaC matchup against Williamsburg, but fell short against Albia in the semi-finals, 2-1.
The games was tied 1-1 until the bottom of the sixth inning when Abigail Martin hit a solo home run to give the Lady Dees a 2-1 lead. Mount Vernon had the tying run on at second base in the top of the seventh, but Albia ended the game with a 6-3-5 double play.
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