The batters for Carbon High finally broke through in the fifth inning for three runs, but they could not overcome an early 10-0 deficit against Payson on the road on Tuesday afternoon.
Getting an early lead in softball helps give a team confidence. And when a team continues to add to their lead, the opponent is often left with trying to overcome a large deficit.
This was the case for the Carbon High girls softball team in their game against Payson on Tuesday afternoon. Payson took a quick 6-0 lead in the first inning and never looked back on their way to a 14-3 win.