Earlham softball fell to Mount Ayr 4-3 on July 20 in the class 2A region 2 championship, after leading for most of the game. 

Mount Ayr scored 3 of their 4 runs in the seventh inning. 

Earlham’s 3 runs were scored by Emma Jensen, Alli Boyle, and Katie Steward. 

The game was pitched by Madeline Janssen, who allowed 11 hits and earned 8 strikeouts.