Fowler scores the only run of the game

It was not the way the Taft varsity softball team wanted to end their season after losing 1-0 to the Fowler Redcats in the final of the CIF-CS Division IV playoffs in Taft Friday afternoon.

With the loss, Taft finishes the season with an overall record of 29-2-2.

Taft had their opportunities to score by getting a runner to third base in the third and fourth innings but they cme away empty handed.

Fowler, though, broke through in the top of the third inning with a hit batter and a single that got past the Taft left fielder to score the only run of the game.

Taft had a final chance in the bottom of the seventh with a single and a ground out.

To read the full story, pick up Wednesday's Driller.